Twitter is testing a new feature on Apple’s iOS units that will enable customers to observe YouTube videos proper from Twitter, with out leaving the app. “Starting today on iOS, we’re testing a way to watch YouTube videos directly in your Home timeline, without leaving the conversation on Twitter,” Twitter mentioned from its official help account.
As of now, Twitter redirects customers to the YouTube app once they click on on a video. They should depart the Twitter app in the background. With the new feature, the videos will play proper inside the Twitter app, eliminating the want to modify apps. Check out the tweet under.
Starting at the moment on iOS, we’re testing a solution to watch YouTube videos instantly in your Home timeline, with out leaving the dialog on Twitter. pic.twitter.com/V4qzMJMEBs
— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) March 18, 2021
Twitter engaged on bettering media-sharing experiences
Twitter has additionally been bettering methods to share media through the app. The platform had additionally introduced two new options final week that are nonetheless below testing.
The first of those is a feature for each Android and iOS apps that will enable customers to see the full dimension of media on their timelines, as a substitute of a cropped one that enlarges into the full model after a click on. This will enable customers to scroll by means of the feed to see media because it was uploaded.
“Now testing on Android and iOS: when you Tweet a single image, how the image appears in the Tweet composer is how it will look on the timeline –– bigger and better,” Twitter mentioned.
The app has additionally been engaged on the means to let customers share 4K photographs on Android and iOS. The feature as soon as arrange through the ‘Data Usage’ part, will let Twitter customers share high-res 4K photographs.