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Google is Testing a Feature No One Seems to Want by @MattGSouthern

Google is Testing a Feature No One Seems to Want by @MattGSouthern

Google is testing a new feature in desktop search that, quite frankly, no one is happy about. When Jennifer Slegg from The SEM Post reported on seeing autoplaying videos in Google search, the chatter around the web has been nothing but negative. Here is a smattering of the sentiments thus far. I combed through Twitter to find even one positive opinion to balance out the negatives, but there were none to be found. This is, without doubt, one of the worst ideas @Google has ever had: autoplay videos in search. https://t.co/KcQdlNF41u — Alex Johnson (@MAlexJohnson) July 27, 2017 This is a dreadful idea: "Google is testing autoplay videos directly in search results." https://t.co/4rA4V1shXz — Rob Price (@robaeprice) July 27, 2017 Dear Google, autoplay videos will NOT "improve the search experience," thanks… https://t.co/zJBZUAGMdO — Dan Gillmor (@dangillmor) July 27, 2017 The p...

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