Twitter has confirmed that it is currently experimenting with the design and functionality offered to Spaces audio chatroom users.
Screenshots of early beta versions, Posted by TechCrunch(opens in new window), suggesting an update concept that hasn’t been finalized; Twitter noted that the images are “inaccurate and outdated” and represent an “initial version” of the new experience. However, the new look, personalised daily digest and themes stand on camera to be teased.
The redesign looks to reorganize the audio chat rooms into different themes, such as music and sports.subject is Launched last year(opens in new window) Creators can tag their audio shows, but with restrictions. They can now be a core feature of the Spaces experience.
As for when we’ll see the “new” space, according to Twitter, officials expect “further” releases, but no time frame has been given.
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Twitter introduced Spaces to a “very small” feedback group in late 2020, inviting some members to join its experimental audio chat room. By summer 2021, Spaces will be available to mobile and desktop accounts with over 600 followers, with the option to include co-hosts and charge for an exclusive live audio experience.
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