Twitter to introduce ticketing for audio 'Spaces' feature
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By Sheila Dang (Reuters) - Twitter Inc said on Monday it will introduce a new feature to let users charge admission to their live audio chat rooms in its "Spaces" feature, as the social media company seeks to court more content creators. Until now, only some users who were part of Twitter's pilot testing were able to host their own Space. Starting on Monday, any user with at least 600 followers can be a host, the company added. Twitter introduced Spaces last year to compete with viral app Clubhouse, which jump-started the audio chat trend and attracted celebrities and entrepreneurs, but remains limited as an invite-only app. Over the coming months, Twitter said a limited group of users will be able to sell tickets to access their Spaces conversations, and ...Read More on Datafloq
May 3, 2021, 6 p.m.