Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive


Stars no more: Twitter ditches stars, adds hearts for likes

in Apolitical/Top Headlines by

You’ll no longer see stars on Twitter: The messaging service has removed the star icon found under every tweet and replaced it with a heart. Twitter Inc. said Tuesday it made the change because the star can be confusing to new users and the heart is more universally known around the globe. Before the change, clicking the star meant a tweet was a “favorite.” Now clicking the heart means you “like” a tweet. The San Francisco company has been trying…

Keep Reading

Go to Top