Meta held an worker preview of its upcoming Twitter competitor and a screenshot of the app managed to leak. The inner title for the brand new social media app is “Undertaking 92” whereas the rumors counsel the official title could also be “Threads”.
Based mostly on the leaked screenshot we are able to see the interface appears fairly just like Instagram however with out pictures. As per Chris Cox – Meta’s Chief Product Officer (CPO), the upcoming social media app will make the most of the ActivityPub social networking protocol which can enable customers emigrate their Instagram accounts and followers to the brand new platform.
The Meta exec additionally shared the app will probably be “our response to Twitter” and can routinely populate profiles with the person’s Instagram account info. Meta has reportedly obtained a number of requests from public figures and creators for a steady Twitter various that’s transparently operated and safe for distributing info.
Meta reportedly has a dedication from a number of celebrities together with DJ Slime to make use of the brand new platform and is in discussions with Oprah Winfrey and Dalai Lama as potential additions. Growth for the brand new social media undertaking started in January and will probably be obtainable as quickly as doable.