Monday November 23, 2020

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

19th November, 2020
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.‌ ‌...

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