Twitter reverses changes to retweet function, meant to curb misinformation, after US election

//Twitter reverses changes to retweet function, meant to curb misinformation, after US election

Twitter reverses changes to retweet function, meant to curb misinformation, after US election

Twitter is reversing changes made to its retweet function intended to curb the spread of misinformation during the US presidential election, the company said.The microblogging site had in October made it difficult for users to retweet a tweet with misinformation and promoted the use of quote tweets, which included commentary from the user.It had also imposed curbs including labelling and removal of tweets calling for people to interfere with the election process or implementation of results…

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