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According to 9To5Mac, these new features are still under development and were discovered in Twitter's code by developer and app researcher Nima Owji. More specifically, the code indicates that Twitter is adding four new options to Spaces that should give hosts more control over the room.

According to Owji's findings, the company wants to provide "rules" for Spaces users, the report said. For now the rules are unclear but this will probably include a section for hosts to define what can and cannot be said on Spaces. There will also be a new option to "block" Spaces, which may indicate that Twitter will let users restrict a live conversation to a specific group of people. However, what's even more interesting are the codes about a "replay" option for Spaces, the report added.

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Users reported eye strain, headaches and even migraines owing to the high visual contrast in the new Twitter design with buttons, links and new font called Chirp.

After several users reported eye strain, headaches and even migraines owing to the high visual contrast in the new Twitter design with buttons, links and new font called Chirp, the micro-blogging platform on Saturday announced that it has decided to change the contrast on all buttons.

The company said in a post that it is making contrast changes on all buttons to make them easier on the eyes "because you told us the new look is uncomfortable for people with sensory sensitivities".

"We're listening and iterating. We've identified issues with the Chirp font for Windows users and are actively working on a fix," the Twitter Accessibility account posted.

After Twitter announced a new redesign of its website with a new font this week, some users took to the platform saying it is difficult for them to read the posts.

"PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE let us change the font back. It's incredibly difficult for me to read with, and it physically hurts to look at it," posted one user.

"Same. I can't believe they claimed this would be easier to read because it is definitely much harder to read," said another.

Earlier, Twitter announced that it was rolling out its Chirp font to the Twitter app and feed. The company detailed the Chirp font as one part of a broader brand refresh, unveiled in January, and now it said that it is ready to be used.

"Today, we released a few changes to the way Twitter looks on the web and on your phone. While it might feel weird at first, these updates make us more accessible, unique and focused on you and what you are talking about," the company said in a press release.(IANS/SB)

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To promote independent writers, Facebook has also announced a set of publishing and subscription tools.

Facebook is reportedly testing a threads feature, just like Twitter, on Pages of some public figures that will provide them with the ability to create posts related to previous ones on a related subject.

The new feature which is under development ties the posts together more visually so fans can more easily follow updates over time, reports TechCrunch.

"When the new post appears on followers' News Feeds, it will be shown as being connected to the other posts in a thread," the report said on Friday.

Social media consultant Matt Navarra first spotted this feature in action.

Facebook is currently testing the feature with a small group of "public figures" on the platform.

Facebook The tech giant said that Bulletin will include support focused on content creation, monetisation. Photo by Unsplash

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The Nigerian government has indefinitely suspended Twitter. Pixabay

As India takes its fight with Twitter over non-compliance with the new IT rules to the final round, can the country go ahead and block or suspend the platform the way Nigeria has done?

The Nigerian government has indefinitely suspended Twitter, just days after it accused the US micro-blogging platform of double standards and supporting the secessionists.

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