Ticktock, Triller and Zoom are three of the most popular apps in the app world right now. These apps are keeping the world entertained informed and educated while on lockdown as a result of the coronavirus.
Users all over the world are downloading and signing up for these platforms to connect with family and loved ones, home and abroad. Currently, downloads for these apps are soaring while developers are raking in the big cash as more people are discovering its usage and benefits.
For those who may not have heard about these platforms, no need to worry. Here is a little information on what each app does and how it works.
Ticktock is a video sharing social media networking platform that allows users to create and edit a 15 or 60 seconds video infused with filters, music, animation and special effects at the background. Users usually film themselves or friends involved in a comedic act, lip-syncing or dancing exercise. It was created by the Chinese company ByteDanc, which is based in Beijing and was founded in 2012.
Currently, the company is reportedly worth a million dollars. It is also free and available for download on play store and IOS.
Zoom, on the other hand, is video conferencing app that allows colleagues, employers and employees to interact virtually when in-person meeting aren’t possible. It is best suited for remote office management purposes and strategy.
With the outbreak of COVID-19, most organisations are relying on Zoom to continue working while in lockdown. Some of its features include one-on-one meetings, group video conferencing and screen sharing.
The platform offers four pricing tiers which ranges from free to paid: Zoom free, Zoom Pro, Zoom Business and Zoom Enterprise. The desktop app is available for Windows and macOS and also available for android and IOS for phones.
Triller is a social video community where one can show the world who they are by capturing flawless videos and sharing them in seconds. It allows users to express themselves and connect with friends and family through contents you love. Some important features include over a hundred filters, drawing and emojis to choose from.
Give these apps a try if you are looking for contents to keep you and your family engaged while on locked down.