Instagram Live Rooms Now Allows Users to Switch Off Video, Sound

Instagram Live Rooms Takes on Clubhouse by allowing Users to Switch Off Video, Sound

Instagram Live Rooms has rolled out a new feature in which hosts will be able to mute their audio like you would in a Zoom or Google Meet call. According to Mashable, Instagram Live users will also be able to turn off video for chats, the new feature is similar to the popular audio-based app … Read more

Twitter May Add ‘Tip Jar’ Feature to Let Creators Monetise Content

Twitter’s Disciplinary Slowdown Over Deletion of Banned Content in Russia Extended Until May 15

Twitter plans to introduce a new Tip Jar icon to its platform months after experimenting different ways to allow its creator and influencers monetise their content. The Facebook-owned micro-blogging platform had been trying to deliver various features to its users in order to encourage them in bringing influential content on the platform so they might … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg Asks a Question on Facebook, His Father’s Response Wins Hearts

Mark Zuckerberg Asks Question on Facebook. Followers Respond, But His Father Wins Hearts

Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, on Friday, had a question for his millions of followers on the social media platform. “Do you ever get so excited about what you’re working on that you forget to eat meals?” he wrote in a post. In the first comment, the author himself answered the question. He said … Read more

Facebook Takes on Clubhouse, to Begin Testing Live Audio Rooms

Facebook Takes on Clubhouse: Plans to Launch Soundbites Audio Clips, to Begin Testing Live Audio Rooms

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday the company planned to launch several audio products, including Clubhouse-style live audio rooms and a way for users to find and play podcasts. Facebook’s incursion into the audio market comes as the sudden explosion of interest in Clubhouse, an audio app where billionaires and celebrities including Tesla CEO … Read more

Twitter Said to Hold Discussions for $4-Billion Takeover of Clubhouse

Clubhouse Announces Creator First Programme to Help 20 Aspiring Creators, Adds Invitation via Phone Feature

Twitter held talks in recent months to acquire Clubhouse, the buzzy audio-based social network, according to people familiar with the matter. The companies discussed a potential valuation of roughly $4 billion (roughly Rs. 29,740 crores) for Clubhouse, the people said, asking not to be identified because the matter is private. Discussions are no longer ongoing, and it’s … Read more

Facebook Hotline Being Tested as Live Audio Chat Rival to Clubhouse

Facebook Hotline Being Tested as Live Audio Chat Rival to Clubhouse

Facebook on Wednesday launched an experimental online forum called Hotline, an attempt by the social media giant to keep up with the live audio trend made popular by the likes of Clubhouse. Social media stalwarts are scrambling to prevent users from being lured away by audio-only online rivals. The Facebook application is essentially a spin … Read more

Twitter Spaces May Come to Desktop Web Browsers

Twitter Spaces Tipped to Come to Desktop Web Browsers

Twitter Spaces is reportedly rolling out for desktop Web browsers. Twitter Spaces is an audio-only chat room feature that rivals Clubhouse. It was earlier tested for iOS and was subsequently tested for Android smartphones. Twitter hasn’t mentioned any specific information on when the desktop version will be rolled out to users. Multiple platforms are releasing … Read more

Discord Stage Channel Is the Latest Rival to Clubhouse, Twitter Spaces

Discord Stage Channel Introduced as the Latest Rival to Clubhouse, Twitter Spaces

Discord’s Stage Channel is the latest audio-only chat rooms feature to rival the likes of Clubhouse. The company announced that its new feature will be launched on all platforms where Discord is available — Android, iOS, Linux, macOS, Windows, and the Web. Earlier this month, some users on Reddit were able to view the Stage … Read more

LinkedIn Shows Off Clubhouse-Like Service Within Its App

LinkedIn Shows Off Clubhouse-Like Service, Creator Mode Introduced; Coming Soon to the App

LinkedIn is working on a Clubhouse-like service within its app, the company confirmed through a blog post on its website. LinkedIn said it is reimagining how its users can create a more “expressive and inclusive” profile on the platform. The first step in this direction is a video cover story feature that allows LinkedIn users … Read more