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Angry Instagram users are leaving 1-star reviews on the wrong Threads app on Google's app store

Facebook released an app for Instagram last week, called Threads, that's made for quick photo-sharing and instant-messaging with those on your Close Friends list. However, searching for "Threads" on the app stores for both Android and iOS devices has led some users to mistake a same-named workplace communication app for the new Instagram platform. The has since been hit with several one-star reviews, but has also seen its download numbers boost six times over. Visit Business Insider's homepa...
Tags: Google, Google Play Store, Facebook, Instagram, Trends, Facebook Read, YouTube Instagram, Kazi, David Dobrik, Rousseau Kazi

Threads emerges from stealth with $10.5M from Sequoia for a new take on enabling work conversations

The rapid rise of Slack has ushered in a new wave of apps, all aiming to solve one challenge: creating a user-friendly platform where coworkers can have productive conversations. Many of these are based around real-time notifications and “instant” messaging, but today a new startup called coming out of stealth to address the other side of the coin: a platform for asynchronous communication that is less time-sensitive, and creating coherent narratives out of those conversations. Armed with $10....
Tags: Social, Startups, TC, Facebook, Enterprise, Microsoft, Messaging, Funding, Tech, Rich, Enterprise Messaging, Sequoia, Threads, McCord, Mike Vernal, Workplace Facebook