X’s new phrases of service insist that tweets are actually posts

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X actually desires you to neglect about Twitter — and that features in its phrases of service. Customers are beginning to see pop-ups about new phrases that go into impact on September 29th, and one adjustment is 2 situations of “retweet” (the one use of “tweet” within the present phrases) to “repost,” primarily placing the ultimate stamp within the demise of the phrase tweet.

There are a bunch of different branding modifications within the new phrases, together with a virtually wholesale removing of the phrase “Twitter” in favor of X. I say almost wholesale as a result of, hilariously, lots of the URLs included within the phrases nonetheless seemingly have to incorporate the phrase “twitter,” like on this hyperlink to a developer-focused web site: https://developer.x.com/en/docs/twitter-for-websites. There have been…

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