We’ve updated the Timeline to better reflect how folks are using Twitter. Based on usage patterns and feedback, we’ve learned most people don’t read every tweet. However, receiving each and every tweet from the people you follow makes it hard not to read everything. Today’s update removes this undesirable and confusing option.
The Importance of Discovery
Spotting new information in tweets is an interesting way to check out what’s going on with your friends. Despite this update, you’ll still see the most important information from your friends; you just won’t see it all. For example, you’ll continue to see tweets that Twitter has deemed relevant or accurate. We’ll be introducing better ways to manage your Twitter experience as we release more features in this space.