In a new strike on Snapchat, Facebook is building up another messaging application called “Threads” which will advance sharing your status, location and more with your closest friends.
As indicated by The Verge, “Threads” which is being tested inside at Facebook is intended to be a sidekick to photo-sharing app Instagram.
“Threads welcomes users to naturally share their location, speed, and battery”
“Threads welcomes users to naturally share their location, speed, and battery existence with friends, alongside the progressively normal text, photograph, and video messages utilizing Instagram’s innovative tools,” the report said late Monday.
Not long ago, Instagram put a conclusion to “Direct”, its independent camera-first informing app which was utilized to send Instagram direct messages.
Initially launched in six nations – Chile, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Turkey and Uruguay – Ain 2017, the Direct app came in with a lot of Snapchat-style features and furthermore enabled users to swipe down from the highest point of the screen to type messages to their Instagram contacts.
Facebook Building New Message App to Rival Snapchat, Called “Threads”
The purpose of Threads is to be messaging, and it looks fundamentally the same as the current messaging app inside Instagram.
Some of the features on the new app have been explained by demonstrated screenshots showed by the media.
The demonstration shows a clear list of automatic status updates that having features like “Free”, “Busy” or “Bored” but respective status could change manually.
By Observing all features, “Thread” is having similar features like the existing most popular messaging app “Instagram”.
Photo messaging app Snapchat is the most favored long social media communication platform among the US youngsters, outperforming the users base of Facebook and Instagram in that age-class.
In its most recent promotion called #RealFriends, photo messaging app Snapchat took a agree at Instagram, stating that close friends pick Snapchat for sharing individual photo message.
It is the time to wait how the new will get succeed with competing with other apps like Instagram, Whatsapp, and snap chat.