Clubhouse Beta for Android launched in India, Telecom News, ET Telecom
“Today we are delighted to announce that Clubhouse for Android will immediately begin rolling out in beta. We will start gradually, with the United States today, followed by other English-speaking countries and then the rest of the world, ”the company said in a statement Friday.
Additionally, based on community feedback, it will troubleshoot issues and add new end features like payouts and club building before rolling out the app on a large scale.
“If you’re an Android user, you can download Clubhouse for Android and sign up now to be alerted once it’s available in your area,” he says.
“Whether you are a creator, a club organizer or someone who just wants to explore, we are delighted to welcome you to the community,” he added.
Launched in April 2020, Clubhouse allows users to communicate with each other via voice and allows the organization of chat sessions, debates, and more, which can be attended by up to 5,000 guests.
Throughout the pandemic, it continued to grow rapidly as users around the world began to invite their friends to the app. This led to widespread server crashes and notification failures and broke discovery algorithms.
“It got us to focus on hiring, repairing and building a business, rather than meeting the community and the product features that we normally like to focus on. It was a significant investment period which we believe will help us better serve the community in the long term, ”he said.
According to app analytics firm App Annie, Clubhouse had reached more than 8 million between February 1, 2021 and February 16, 2021. Meanwhile, industry professionals like Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk , and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg have also appeared on Popular Audio. chat application.
In April, Clubhouse partnered with Stripe for app monetization features.
Notably, social media companies like Facebook and Twitter have rolled out venues and live audio spaces, respectively, to compete with Clubhouse.
“As part of the effort to keep measured growth, we will maintain the waiting list and invitation system, ensuring that every new member of the community can bring a few close friends,” he said. he adds.
Clubhouse said it intended to accommodate more people from the iOS waitlist while expanding language support and adding more accessibility features.