Twitter Adds Notifications for Direct Messages on Google Chrome?

Some Twitter users who use Google Chrome are seeing the ability to receive desktop notifications when they get direct messages.

Some Twitter users who use Google Chrome are seeing the ability to receive desktop notifications when they get direct messages.

Reader Matteo Gamba of TransferWise shared the screenshots above and below, which occurred after visiting Twitter.com via Chrome on a PC.

Twitter users: Have you seen anything similar? What are your thoughts?

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