SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook on Monday started testing a live sound gushing administration that will let individuals basically communicate radio-style on the main online informal organization.
Accomplices working with Facebook to test “Live Audio” included BBC World Service, book distributer HarperCollins, British talk radio station LBC, and writers Adam Grant and Brit Bennett.
The new component comes as a contrasting option to a Facebook device that gives individuals a chance to stream live video at the informal organization.
“We realize that occasionally distributers need to recount a story on Facebook with words and not video,” Facebook item authority Shirley Ip and programming engineer Bhavana Radhakrishnan said in a blog entry.
A sound spilling choice guaranteed to be valuable in territories where media transmission systems experience difficulty taking care of the bigger information requests of video gushing, as indicated by the post.
Audience members can find live sound substance in the Facebook News Feed, make inquiries and leave responses progressively amid communicates.
Facebook said it would test Audio Live with accomplices in coming weeks and after that move it out more comprehensively one year from now.