Twitter rolls out new “social context” features

Twitter rolls out new “social context” features

Twitter just rolled out a number of new features on Many users have noticed the changes which seem to have hit within the last few minutes.

In a tweet just now, Sean Garrett of Twitter called these new features “social context features”, and said that the “included in list” thingie. The Zelig-like feature is not ready for primetime”

Another conference. “Great.”

This one’s different, trust us. Our new event for New York is focused on quality, not quantity.

The ones that we have noticed so far include [Updated, see comments]:

  • A new feature that recommends other people when you follow them.
  • A “You and USERX both follow” screen
  • A mobile icon that allows you to receive SMS tweets from that user.
  • A “You follow these followers of USERX” screen

Here’s some screenshots:


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