Twitter is engaged on new options that may supply a greater expertise to customers. The firm has confirmed that it is testing new upvote and downvote reactions for tweets. It is additionally including a new “Voice Transformer” characteristic, which is able to principally let customers use a number of voice results to alter their voice in real-time when internet hosting a dwell Space.
In a tweet posted by Twitter Support, the corporate has confirmed that this characteristic is at the moment solely seen to iOS customers. So, the Android customers may need to attend a bit of longer to check it.
The Voice Transformer characteristic was noticed by recognized app researcher Jane Manchun Wong. She says the choice will mean you can change your “voice pitch or add echo to your audio.” Before going dwell, it is possible for you to to check completely different voices and listen to how your personal voice could sound.
Developer Steve Moser additionally found the identical characteristic and even revealed the checklist of voice results that can be out there in Twitter Spaces. These embrace Bee, Cartoon, Helium, Incognito, Karaoke, Microphone, Phone, Spatial, Stadium, and Stage. It is at the moment unknown when the characteristic can be out there for the general public.
Twitter has confirmed that it is engaged on a new Upvote or downvote reply button as a part of an effort to “understand the types of replies you find relevant in a convo, so we can work on ways to show more of them.”
Some of you on iOS may even see completely different choices to up or down vote on replies. We’re testing this to know the sorts of replies you discover related in a convo, so we will work on methods to point out extra of them.
Your downvotes aren’t public, whereas your upvotes can be proven as likes. pic.twitter.com/hrBfrKQdcY
— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) July 21, 2021
— Jane Manchun Wong (@wongmjane) July 22, 2021
The firm has additionally revealed that the downvotes gained’t be public. “This gives people the power to privately voice their opinion on the quality of replies without publicly shaming others while also giving us more nuanced feedback,” Cody Elam, a person researcher at Twitter, stated in a thread of tweets.
But, the upvotes can be seen to everybody as likes on a tweet. “You won’t be notified that someone has downvoted your reply. Upvoting a reply as part of this test will be treated as a like –– you’ll be notified and the reply will show up in their Likes tab,” the corporate stated. The characteristic is at the moment beneath improvement and is solely out there for some iOS customers.