Twitter has announced Tailored Trends will become part of its service, rolling out slowly across the world right now. The idea is to capture “emerging topics people are talking about on Twitter” in a sequence that is now based on where users are located. Users can turn off the location aspect and can, if curious, select locations to see the tailored trends elsewhere. Though it’s a subtle adjustment, it’s possible it may have a significant effect on the informational value of Twitter as a feed of relevant news.
Read more details on this twitter update at fastcompany.