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Twitter users can now control who replies to their tweet

Twitter users can now control who replies to their tweet

2020-08-11 8:49:00 PM

Twitter users can now control who replies to their tweet

Users can select from three sets of people - everyone, only people they follow and only people they mention in the tweet

Story continues below advertisementThe microblogging site, which started testing the feature in May, added that all users can continue to like and retweet posts, but cannot reply if they have been excluded by the author.This feature would also enable Twitter users carry out better conversations and limit their exposure to online trolls and abusers.

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This will be abused by those that are closed minded, stop those that disagree, criticism, question their comments & stop further debate controlling others from replying. Happened already, lively debate/disagreements, than other party made reply, than blocked further reply! Great to get rid of moron's!!

Twitter is a cesspool of all the worst of humanity. How dare they mess with success! This must be a relief to all the thin skinned journalists who can shut off any dissenting voices even further. Well there goes the greatness of Twitter then. Interaction between opposing views is the essence of Twitter.

Hahaha 'Users can select from three sets of people - everyone, only people they follow and only people they mention in the tweet.' So i predict an angry group because one of the options isn't 'only people who follow you' Ah hahaha Still no edit tweet after sending? How is that useful? If twitter users do this - they will be blocked The purpose of twitter is the ability to respond.

Still don't see it yet...

Air Canada Revamps Aeroplan Program In Bid To Boost Air TravelThe airline is eliminating fees and allowing users to combine rewards. It all sounds good but, what about the points redemption schedule? Does it stay the same? It's the key to the real value of points in the revised system. Isn’t this article essentially just advertising Air Canada and it’s programs? And is this really acceptable journalism?

‘Big Brother Canada’ Season 9 casting: How to apply for the reality showCalling all Canucks! Now's your chance to apply for BigBrotherCA Season 9. BBCAN9 BigBrotherCA Oh yes! Nothing I want more, coming out of quarantine, than to volunteer to go back into one with a bunch of annoying folks as company! BigBrotherCA Cannot stand that show! Why is it still on the air? BigBrotherCA Big waste of tv time. Garbage like most CTV programming. Any good tv has been hijacked and moved to 'premium' channels. Cutting the cord is looking good.

Video Shows Man Berating Catherine McKenna’s Staff At Ottawa OfficePolice are investigating after a yelling incident surfaced on Twitter . Maybe he was a tax payer wondering where the missing money ended up. You know. The cash that is missing that Huff Post won’t discuss. Gotta buy this guy a 🍺

Canada supports independent investigation into cause of Beirut explosion, MP says'Canada also supports an independent investigation to understand what happened and how we can ensure a tragedy like this never happens again,' Karina Gould tweeted on Sunday. She's speaking as a minister responsible for the gov. response. This is NOT a mere 'MP''s opinion. nobody cares. sorry. They spent that last 60 years using all their time, energy and resources to kill jews. This is what bloodlusts gets you, a political leadership that doesn't care about life. Even the life of its own people. Dear All, With the latest news of the Beirut Explosion, A Charity is providing Financial support to aid the Beirut services. If you could spread the word and follow us on Facebook/Twitter BeirutFund to raise money! Thank You for your donations. BeirutRTFund

Canada will support independent investigation into what caused the Beirut explosion, MP says'Canada also supports an independent investigation to understand what happened and how we can ensure a tragedy like this never happens again,' Karina Gould tweeted on Sunday. They do not support Canadians Unbelievable what took place is a very dangerous place bombs, missles?i what more it blew up in their faces when they though they could hide it. Duh!!! And Canada of Course is supporting the people which there own Government is doing nothing as rhey want other governments to come to aid

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