Meta shuts down couple’s app Tuned

Meta is shutting down the Tuned social app simply two years after its launch. The app has been sending invites to customers to obtain their information earlier than September 19 when the app will cease working. 


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Tuned was developed by Meta’s New Product Experimentation (NPE) Group in an effort to check new options and experiment with how customers and particularly {couples} like to remain in contact. 

It included messaging in addition to quizzes and different partaking instruments to get customers to collaborate on images, movies and voice notes and hearken to music.

Meta initially touted the app as a non-public area for {couples} to save lots of artifacts from their lives and relationship.

“Not like messaging apps, constructed for the utility of day-to-day communication, Tuned is designed with emotional expression, intimacy, and recollections in thoughts. With Tuned, you may creatively categorical your love, share your temper, change music, and construct a digital scrapbook of your particular moments,” Fb wrote in a weblog publish in 2020.

Regardless of the dearth of integration with different Meta companies like Fb or Instagram, the app attracted nearly one million downloads.

Nevertheless, Meta’s NPE seems to have a factor for debuting apps shortly to take them again down once more. 

Aside from Tuned, the one different apps nonetheless obtainable on the US App Retailer from NPE are Transfer and BARS. 

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