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scrolling

[′skrōl·iŋ]
(computer science)
The continuous movement of information either vertically or horizontally on a video screen.

scrolling

(chat, games)
To flood a chat room or Internet game with text or macros in an attempt to annoy the occupants. This can often cause the chat room to be "uninhabitable" due to the "noise" created by the scroller. Compare spam.
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One user on Reddit pointed out that the jelly scrolling issue on the OnePlus 5 is not visible when the phone is upside down.
When users were presented with infinitely scrolling search results pages, user engagement fell off, and people relied on search less.
Infinite scrolling helps site users quickly scan for useful information.