According to inside sources, Facebook is working on an audio chat app similar to the popular . The new app is probably under development in Facebook’s skunkworks division – the NPE Team (New Product Experimental).
The information comes from two people in the industry, who were not authorized to speak publicly. As the story goes, Facebook high management was so impressed with Clubhouse that it ordered employees to create a similar app. Clubhouse gained popularity mostly with its exclusivity – the app is available only for iPhones and is currently in beta, requiring an invitation.