Twitter tests ‘star,’ ‘like’ to replace ‘favorite’

From CNET:

Twitter’s long-standing “favorite” option might be going away.

The company has reportedly been testing two replacements for the favorite option, called “star” and “like.” So far, it appears that the changes are limited to only a few users, so it’s not clear if the function works any differently.

Favorites have been on Twitter for several years. According to The Next Web, which first reported on the testing, a source told the publication that the feature has been used “billions of times.”

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