The Twitter Android app got the new update to make Twitter even better.
Know everything about this update in details in this post. I have shared the full hands-on of this update and official changelogs of this update.
Official Change-log from AndroidPolice
- New Filtering Tool
- New Muting Option to Reduce the unwanted tweet harassment
It's boost startup of the month March 2017, as there are lots of Android app updates has been released on the first day of the month. Google Maps, Google Photos, Google Play Store these are the most important updates of 1st of the march 2017.
Twitter is one of the most using mobile applications people are addicted to using the Twitter, to share and explore their knowledge and news. But it's gotten a bit more toxic these days.
The company today announced some filtering and muting tools and options to avoid the unwanted tweets. The Company officially announced that From now, Twitter will proactively tackle abusive behavior, even when it's not reported, and the app will gain some new tools to make it easier to sweep unpleasant tweets under the virtual rug.
Below is the Screenshots of the new Advanced filter tool.
This new filter tool will help you to ignore the pings from the accounts without an Avatar, phone number or without email verification. The Company took this step, just to cut down the spam and harassment.
They also added new muting option, which will help you to block tweets which include a particular words or phrases for as long time as you want. The muting feature will also let you choose to mute those tweets from people you don't follow.
New Security Terms and Updates:
Once you report any content on Twitter for harassment, the app will keep the track of your all reports.
The notification tab will alert you when reports have been received, as well as when (or if) action is taken based on your report.
Twitter will also leverage its algorithms to proactively take action against abusive accounts in the absence of a report. For example, an account that is tweeting aggressive things at multiple non-followers. Twitter may temporarily mute that person.
App Update is necessary to get all above changes, Go through the below link to download the latest APK version:
Twitter v6.36 APK