India, Jan. 16 — Twitter users for a long time have demanded that the company add an edit button to its platform. Over the years the company has considered introducing such a functionality. Last year, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey even floated the idea as to how this feature might work. But now, Dorsey has confirmed that Twitter will probably never get an edit option.

Responding to a question by a Tweep as to when the company would introduce an edit option in a Wired video (via Engadget), Dorsey said — “We’ll probably never do it.”

Dorsey then went on to explain that Twitter started as an SMS-like text messaging service and that the company wanted to preserve that vibe. He added that editing tweets might not be such a good idea after all. …

 

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