Tech View: Twitter’s latest brainwave is less than Fleet of foot

The social media world doesn’t need yet another stories function to add to the growing pile

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
19th November, 2020
Tech View: Twitter’s latest brainwave is less than Fleet of foot
Social‌ ‌media‌ ‌businesses‌ ‌are‌ ‌struggling‌ ‌to‌ ‌find‌ ‌ways‌ ‌to‌ ‌retain‌ ‌stickiness.‌ ‌People‌ ‌still‌ ‌go‌ ‌on‌ ‌all‌ ‌the‌‌ ‌apps‌ ‌a‌ ‌lot,‌ ‌but‌ ‌the‌ ‌value‌ ‌is‌ ‌in‌ ‌engagement

If‌ ‌everybody‌ ‌looked‌ ‌the‌ ‌same,‌ ‌we’d‌ ‌get‌ ‌tired‌ ‌of‌ ‌looking‌ ‌at‌ ‌each‌ ‌other, as Groove Armada once tunefully put it.‌ It’s a message that social‌ ‌media‌ companies‌ ‌really‌ ‌don’t‌ ‌seem‌ ‌to‌ ‌get, as‌ ‌yet‌ ‌another‌ ‌stories‌ ‌function‌ joined‌ ‌the‌ ‌pile‌ ‌last‌ ‌week.‌ ‌...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Analysis: EU’s digital overhaul will allow smaller firms to challenge big tech

The Andrson tapes: a music platform aiming to unearth new stars

Tech View: Stem skills gap is not unique to Sligo – it’s a global problem

HR software firm gets ready to take its team into new markets