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Riff – The new video app from the stable of Facebook.
It has not been long after, Meerkat and Twitter’s live video streaming app Periscope, that social networking giant Facebook has propelled another application called ‘Riff ‘. This application permits users to make collaborative videos along with their friends. The application allows you create, collaborate videos and play them within seconds.
The app has been out in the market, for over a couple of weeks now, and has won the hearts of many with its simple charm. The app is available in 15 dialects. The app is now available for free download for iOS and Android phones only. It is also available for free download, if you are ready to start collaborating fun videos with your Facebook friends.
According, to the latest reports from the company, they have said that users will be able to share their videos on Facebook or tweet a link on the video or post on Twitter. Riffs can also be shared by posting the URLs on a large scale via emails or other social networking sites via this app
Knowing The App
A Riff, a new mobile app which will allow users to dabble with videos on their mobile. After installing the app, users can suggest a topic such as #CrazyMoments and record a video for 15 seconds and share it with your friends, using this app. Then the friends with whom the videos are shared can view it and they can also add their own video or personal touch to the existing video. In this way they can share or expand the video within their social circle. In this way, the small videos can be converted into large videos very easily.
When you sign up to Riff you’ll have the capacity to view some featured videos which can give you a touch of ideas. ‘Things to juggle’ has different individuals attempting to juggle arbitrary articles, and there’s a “Ninja” chain with individuals exhibiting their ninja-like covering aptitudes (or scarcity in that department).
In the event that you’ve got a more distant family specked everywhere throughout the world, Riff could be an incredible route for imparting regular messages or adorable infant features. On the other hand, shouldn’t we think about making an imparted karaoke session to different companions singing a couple of lines each? With a little thought, you ought to have the capacity to concoct a few thoughts to divert your fellow Riffers.
Hence, Riff is about creating video chains along with your friends. Create or add your video to an already existing one.
- The app is very easy to use.
- The app comes with a beautiful User Interface.
- It comes with a robust sharing options.
- Users can report or remove the individual clips from the chain very easily.
- The app do not offers any option for adding effects to the videos.
- The videos can be shot only from within the app and no videos can be imported from the Gallery section of your phone.
- Also the app do not have the option to like or post comments on the videos.
We will have to wait and see, how well the app goes among the users. It has been a nice initiative from Facebook to introduce this video streaming app, but what potential it holds to take off well will only depend on the audience.