Photos Sent To Surprise Users’ Future Selves
ThrowBack is an app that explores the idea of nostalgia by letting users schedule photos to be sent to friends in the future.
In this world of instant gratification, ThrowBack is the latest photo app vying for the attention of users, offering the warm embrace of past memories, selling nostalgia to its users.
Available for free now on iOS, ThrowBack lets you take pictures in the present and then choose a time in the future to send them to yourself or a group of friends.
ThrowBack makes it simple: After registering with your email, you take a photo or choose one from your photo album, select a date or a general range of time up to five years and ThrowBack sends you your selected photo to yourself in the future. You can even spontaneously amaze your future self by selecting “surprise,” however the earliest ThrowBack will deliver a photo is one month.