• Clubhouse no longer requires an invite, ditching the exclusive 'club' identity it was founded on

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Clubhouse no longer requires an invite.
    New users will be gradually added to the app from the waitlist, which served as a technical fix for the app's beta.
    The opening follows a slide in user downloads and an android rollout earlier this year.
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    Clubhouse is opening up membership to new users without needing an invite to join. The audio-first social app hosts a variety of live, user-led conversations in virtual chat rooms. The app was originally only open to people who received an invitation from a...
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  • Venmo redesigns app with new user-friendly layout and privacy focus

    Venmo redesigns app with new user-friendly layout and privacy focus

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

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    The news: Venmo , PayPal's peer-to-peer payments app, got rid of the global feed that showed users' public transactions in real time and instead will only show users' "friends feed," per a company blog post.
    Venmo also added a static menu at the bottom of the screen that lets users toggle between their feed, their personal profile, a space where they can manage their Venmo Card, and Venmo's cryptocurrency trading platform. The changes became available to select users on June 20 and will roll out to all customers in the coming weeks.
    How we got here: Venmo has...
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