Twitter has been publicly testing its Clubhouse competitor, Spaces, for a number of months now, but it surely’s been unique to iOS customers. Starting right this moment, Android customers can get it on the enjoyable.
Android of us, our beta is rising! beginning right this moment it is possible for you to to hitch and speak in any Space. SOON you’ll have the ability to create your personal however we’re nonetheless figuring out some issues. maintain your 👀 out for reside Spaces above your house tl
— Spaces (@TwitterSpaces) March 2, 2021
Like Clubhouse, Spaces provides Twitter customers a spot the place they will really speak to folks utilizing audio. It’s sort of the 2021 tackle a convention name – if a convention name is completed largely with strangers. It does function a couple of distinctive options too, like AI captions for conversations.
Unfortunately, Twitter isn’t offering the complete breadth of the Spaces’ performance to Android customers simply but. Currently, Android customers can be part of and speak in a Space, however can’t create their very own room simply but — Twitter says that performance is coming quickly. No phrase on when it would arrive on the desktop both.
Still, contemplating there seems to be a big overlap of Twitter customers and Clubhouse followers, shifting into this, ahem, house makes lots of sense for Twitter. Moreover, it’s good to see the social community lastly begin branching out; right here’s hoping it might sustain the momentum.