See new comments only on Long thread
Some of the articles I've been following recently are getting many hundreds of comments in the course of a week. These comments can be anywhere in the thread and aren't all just at the bottom which makes it very difficult to find only the new ones. It would be nice if there was some way to filter to see only the new comments.
I also notice when I use my phone to view new comments on an article with a long thread it can take a long time to see the comment. Sometimes it doesn't seem to get there at all and I end up needing to scroll all the way down manually.
On the website you can do this. Click "Track new Comments" on articles you are following (at the top of the comment section.
You will then receive consolidated alerts when there are new comments on an article you are following. There is an alert indicator in the upper right corner of the website. It looks something like this: