The announcement of a Snapchat-like app called Poke for Apple iOS devices like iPhone had been already made by Facebook developers through which sending of self-destructing messages on facebook is made possible for the users. The expiry time may vary as 1,3,5 or even 10 seconds duration. Till now Snapchat app has been used widely by the students for sending the messages that expire in seconds which are supposed to be less risky when they have to send some video or image that is completely secret or private.
According to Facebook this new app is very slicker to use through which a message can be sent to either an individual or multiple users within no time. The duration or the time of expiry can be set to 1,3,5 or 10 seconds before sending the messages. After the desired time is out, the text or video or the image that you have sent as private message will get disappeared. By tapping and holding on to the message it can be viewed and finally gets vanished. Go to Settings inorder to access a reporting aspect that is being featured by the interface. If you want to avoid any content there is always an option to flag it.
How To Use Facebook Poke App ? – If a message has to be sent, some media can be picked instantly by tapping on the button that is available there and the time limit has to be set. Then choose the recipient to whom you want to send the message. Then you will be notified for the confirmation of time limit as soon as the message is sent. With the help of a flash icon you can also know if the recipient has taken any screenshot which is a great way to indicate users.
The success of Snapchat app gave Facebook an idea to create an alternative app for the users. Everyday about 50 million photos are being shared via Snapchat which sounded like a good fortune to Facebook developers. Many teenagers are using it to share Sex Photos or other Pornographic videos during daytime which contributes to the 80% of the messages. So it has gained a name as famous Sexting app.
Most of the mobile apps of Facebook got updated and enhanced. Apps on both iOS and Android platforms are running very smoothly. With all its focus on features like image sharing, private messaging, poking – Facebook is giving all the mobile devices an experience that is similar to running applications on the desktops.This app is part of their official offering and can be downloaded free of charge.
Click Here To Download Facebook Poke App For iPhone 3GS, 4S, iPhone 5 (optimized ), iPod Touch 3G, 4G, 5G & iPad.