• Facebook Goes After TikTok With the Debut of Lasso

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    First, they came for Snapchat. Now, they're coming for TikTok .
    They, of course being Facebook , just launched Lasso, according to an Engadget report. It's a new app for short videos aimed at teenagers.
    The move comes after Facebook already took on Snapchat with the debut of stories, photos, and videos that appear for 24 hours on a user's profile on both Facebook and Instagram. Stories were what set Snapchat apart, aside from its disappearing messages .
    Now, TikTok takes the role as the emerging app of choice for younger users, a demographic that's been moving away from Facebook. TikTok...
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