Following pushback, Twitter reverts to a chronological presentation of tweets

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March 15, 2022, 3:07 AM GMT+0

The company will look into other possibilities for the timeline in the future.

Following a backlash from users, Twitter's decision to deliver the Home feed algorithmically, with the reserve-chronological Latest feed accessible in a different tab, has been rethought. The update, which came on iOS first and was to arrive on Android and the web, made it difficult for users to view tweets in a chronological order.

According to the company's Twitter Support account, the timeline has been switched back and the tabbed experience has been removed for now. People who use Twitter for breaking news found the out-of-sequence Home feed confusing.

Twitter executives stated that they will be looking into this and that the initial update will not be implemented as planned. Twitter’s VP of consumer product, Jay Sullivan, said, "I’ll be working on this."

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