Reports have it that an internal source has revealed that Facebook is planning to release a series of new â€œsocial audioâ€ products. The purpose of this is to take onÂ Clubhouse Voice Social Platform. The company will also develop another product in conjunction with Spotify. In addition, it is planning on developing a Podcast discovery and dissemination tool. However, not all products will be available in the near future.
Upcoming Facebook Products
- At the start of the pandemic, there was a strong need for video conferencing platforms. Facebook launchedÂ a video conferencing product called Rooms a year ago. However, the company is now planning to release a pure voice version of Rooms.
- Facebook is also preparing to launch a productÂ similar to Clubhouse. This product willÂ allow people to join different groups and interact with speakers on the virtual stage.
- Facebook users can nowÂ post text, pictures, and video messagesÂ onÂ Newsfeed. TheÂ company is also preparing to launch a similar voice message feature.
- Spotify has been investing heavily in podcasting in the past few years. Facebook will release aÂ podcast discovery productÂ that connects with the service this time. It is unclear whether Facebook has other plans besides tagging podcast content and providing users with access to Spotify.
According to reports, these products may be unavailable before the end of spring this year. In fact, the beta version will not be available before then.