Twitter Working on a Solution for Disappearing Tweets

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Twitter has announced that it is working on a solution to keep tweets from disappearing while users are reading them.

It is a common occurrence for the timeline to refresh suddenly while you are looking at a tweet.  This happens when a user is looking at it concurrently with other users.

In the process, the tweet normally disappears and one is left scrolling through the timeline before they can find it again.

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According to Twitter, this happens when the tweet in question has a lot of engagement. If you are still reading the original tweet on the timeline, and someone added a comment or the author threaded it, the app refreshes and the tweet disappears.

Twitter explains this in a tweet

Twitter further explains why it happens

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“We want you to be able to stop and read a Tweet without it disappearing from view.” Twitter responded to a user.

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Written by Vanessa Murrey

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