And Jack said no: https://twitter.com/jack/status/696081566032723968
The idea sounds awful. But I guess they have their data. I'll wait and see how (if even) horrible it is.
Will the algorithm also affect third party apps like Tweetbot?
That's what I'd also like to know...
I really doubt it. Twitter really don't care for 3rd party developers and I don't think they'd give away a new algorithm that's considered a competitive advantage feature for free.
I'm on Peach : @boy
I’m on Sublevel: @lucian.
According to The Verge, you can choose to opt-out of this.
You can still use the chronological order with http://byndapp.com
I really don't like this.