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A new social media app called Airchat is the latest buzzword in the world of technology. Co-founded by Naval Ravikant - an Indian-American entrepreneur and investor, the app aims to shake up the world of social media by offering a unique approach to connecting people.

Airchat app is currently in beta testing. As per its official Twitter handle, iOS beta of the app is closed with Android beta coming soon. Like other social media apps, Airchat is free to use.

Details of the Airchat app were shared by Ravikant via a post on the microblogging site where he wrote “Social media isn’t social - it’s performative. Where’s the chitchat, the banter, the easy laughter? We made something new. Push-to-talk, whenever you want. With perfect transcripts and AI art. A dinner party in your pocket.Follow @getairchat .. Never feel alone again".

He also shared a teaser video of the app that briefly showcases some of the features of the app. From the teaser, it seems that Airchat combines the best features of popular platforms like Clubhouse and TikTok.

As of now, not much is known about the Airchat app. Although the company has teased some features like multilingual transcription and use of AI to power its chat rooms allowing users to have more natural and engaging conversations without becoming stagnant.

Additionally, Airchat app has chat rooms for various topics. One can either join the conversation or simply listen to it. The app is not limited to video/audio chats, Airchat also offers text-based chat rooms as well.

As mentioned above, the app is currently in beta testing on iOS. Those interested can join the waitlist by heading to the website -https://www.getairchat.com/ and enter your mobile number along with your Twitter handle. Once submitted, Airchat team will review your application and share a code with you to get started.

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Updated: 23 May 2023, 07:46 PM IST
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