Forbes reports: “Recently, Twitter started testing a new section on its platform called “top videos for you” – a compilation of videos that the user might be interested in viewing. These videos play automatically as the user hovers over them, without sound. This test comes after Twitter shut down its Vine video service and incorporated the Periscope software in the Twitter app to allow live video broadcast directly through this app. Twitter is consolidating its offerings and increasing focus on videos to compete better with Facebook. While the company reported disappointing results for Q4 with revenue and user growth slowing, publishers are witnessing a meaningful increase in video views on Twitter.”

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