Facebook wants to create another standalone app that can compete with TikTok, a 15-second video app that recently absorbed musicals after Chinese company ByteDance took over $ 1 billion. TechCrunch According to the report, Facebook is trying to beat teenagers with Lasso, an application that allows users to record dances and lip syncs to music.
One source is TechCrunch, "Basically it's TikTok / Music. It focuses on creating a fun and fun full screen for teenagers, a lot of what they do is just trying to be cool "This report is about new music features on Facebook released yesterday, adding music stickers to the Stories feature and putting the lyrics into lip sync. Live features already in your app.
The lasso is likely to be a standalone app version of Lip Sync Live. However, with license agreements for all major labels, Facebook can access songs longer than the TikTok 15-second limit.
In 2016, Facebook created a research team to investigate Musical.ly's top ten popularity, but this app seemed unlikely to be popular. I had to stay. Musical.ly was then merged into the TikTok app, which had 500 million global monthly users in July 2018. Lasso is currently being created by Facebook's Video and Watch team members, and the success will be decided by the teenager.