PSFK’s Trending Topic: Resurgence Of Chat Apps Stresses Human Connection
New messaging apps hope to help people connect with each other more in a highly digital world.
From a video messaging app that sends users’ facial reactions when they open a message to a social platform that brings human connection back to online shopping, chat apps are popping up left and right in order to connect people to each other and break down the digital wall we build in between ourselves.
Take a look at some of these platforms below.
Video Messaging App Captures And Sends Facial Reactions
Chat app Chatwala adds a little spontaneity to conversations by letting users record and send messages of up to 10 seconds in length. The receiver gets 10 seconds to record a reply when they open up the message. The conversation works like any text conversation. People can pick it up any time and it can go on for as long as people respond.