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Twitter fixes bug that disabled ‘latest tweets’ timeline for some web users

Igor Bonifacic

Earlier today, an unfortunate bug led some people to believe Twitter had removed the while using its web client. Throughout the day, people took to the service to tweet their frustration when they found out the star icon, which allows you to switch between the two feeds, was missing from their interface.

The bug appears to have only affected some people, but that didn’t stop from reporting, based on an , Twitter was removing the latest tweets view from its website altogether. Twitter’s Kayvon Beykpour and official support account later addressed the situation, noting it was a software issue the company has since fixed.

The fact so many were upset by this episode speaks to just how much people want to see tweets in the order they were sent out. Many depend on the platform’s chronological timeline to follow breaking events. That’s something Twitter eventually came to realize in 2018 when it a way for people to switch between the two feeds.

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