“Where are video captions when you need them? They are here now automatically on videos uploaded starting today. Android and iOS: auto-captions will show on muted Tweet videos; keep them on when unmuted via your device’s accessibility settings. Web: use the “CC” button to turn on/off,” the company said in a tweet.
Where are video captions when you need them? They’re here now automatically on videos uploaded starting today.And… https://t.co/ScSmHL1fUJ
— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) 1639517380000
The captions will
, meaning that videos that have already been uploaded to the social network won’t get automatic captions.
Currently, Twitter’s auto captions are
. Both translation and editing tools are still in development.
Twitter is also testing a feature that would turn its in-app explore page into a TikTok-like video feed. This feature is being tested on both Android and iOS for users in certain countries who use Twitter in English.
Twitter to add ‘reactions’, ‘downvotes’ and ‘sorted replies’ to tweets
The company said it is a visual-forward way of surfacing content that already exists on Twitter and it is a part of Twitter’s ongoing effort to improve personalised recommendations and discovery across the platform.
With inputs from IANS