Facebook is currently preparing a new photo and video application, to allow users to focus on sharing these types of content. If the application is only at the early stage of its development, according to the Wall Street Journal, it could nevertheless allow live streaming.
Facebook wants to push its users to share more on its social network. Several studies show that if Internet users consult a lot of content on Facebook, they share less and less, a trend that the site would like to counter with this new application.
For the moment, few details concerning it are known. Halfway between Instagram and Snapchat, it should allow you to share photos, videos, but also to perform live broadcasts from your smartphone, like Periscope. It is not the first time that Facebook has considered competing with this Twitter service. Launched a few weeks ago on the official social network application, Facebook Live goes in this direction.
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