Twitter Starts Auto-Playing Videos, Vines, GIF
by | Jun 17, 2015 | Video Industry News | No Comments

As from yesterday, Twitter announced all native videos, Vines, GIFs Vines and GIFs are enabled to play back automatically when they appear in a user’s Twitter feed. With this new Twitter video ability, users no longer have to tap videos or animated media for them to play. Twitter’s autoplay will be activated without audio when a video comes into view on the screen,  the sound will be activated if a user clicks or taps on a video. Click-to-play option is still available. If Twitter users have issues with high data rates or low bandwidth on their devices, they can choose to opt out of auto-play within their account settings, and that way miss all the unexpected charges or slow performance.

Read more: https://blog.twitter.com/2015/introducing-a-more-seamless-video-experience-with-autoplay

 

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