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What #RipTwitter was all about and how the new Twitter algorithm will work

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You must have noticed the “While You Were Away” feature on Twitter which appears when you log in. The “While You Were Away” feature samples some of the most popular tweets that were shared when you were not online. Twitter at the moment asks whether you’d like to dismiss the feature and whether you like it or not.On Friday, you may have seen the #RIPTwitter tweets and wondered what all that fuss was about. The tweets were in response to a report that Twitter was about to release an algorithm that would shake up Twitter as we know it. One of the greatest fears was that Twitter would no longer be live and that it would no longer list tweets in a reverse chronological manner. Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey on Saturday morning tried to calm people down through a series of tweets that promised that