Twitter Quietly Lifts Login Mandate for Tweet Viewing

  • Twitter has silently removed the login requirement it had recently enforced, allowing users to open Twitter links without an account.
  • The move was observed by TechCrunch and Engadget, noting tweet previews were unfurling in messaging apps like Slack, WhatsApp, and iMessage.
  • This decision, termed as a ‘temporary emergency measure’ by Musk to combat data scraping, was taken down without an official announcement.
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