• Facebook's NPE Division Develops Hotline, a Potential Clubhouse Competitor: Can This Record Conversations?

    2 days ago - By Tech Times

    Facebook has released its experimental app Hotline which could rival Clubhouse. How different is this from the popular audio-only platform?
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  • Facebook's Clubhouse ‘competitor' is here, and it's called Hotline

    Facebook's Clubhouse ‘competitor' is here, and it's called Hotline

    2 days ago - By The Next Web

    It was only a matter of time: Facebook today launched an experimental Clubhouse competitor called Hotline, looking to capitalize on the increasingly popular social media format. As reported by TechCrunch,Hotline was developed by Facebook's NPE division, which regularly doles out apps with new ideas. That said, Hotline does have a few features to differentiate itself from Clubhouse and Twitter's Spaces. Most notably, it supports video and will allow participants to toggle video when asking a question, although that feature isn't live yet. Video appears to play a secondary role to...
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  • Is this Facebook's Clubhouse clone? Hotline Q&A app launches in beta

    Is this Facebook's Clubhouse clone? Hotline Q&A app launches in beta

    2 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Facebook has launched an experimental web app as part of a public beta test. Called Hotline, it allows users to speak to an audience, which can ask questions by text or audio, as reported by TechCrunch. You can visit the Hotline website here. Available for users in the US, Hotline allows sign-ins via Twitter, but it has a waitlist and a way for you to apply to host your own show or session. Hotline doesn't yet have a mobile app, but an iPhone app is supposedly in the works. Hotline is being described as a Q&A product and a mix of Clubhouse and Instagram Live. But, unlike Clubhouse, hosts...
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