TechCrunch is reporting that the anonymous sharing app is on it’s way back. One of its app developers David Byttow shared on his Facebook account that the app is too important not to exist.
“People don’t have a good space to be their most authentic selves, especially to people they know,” says Byttow.
Sarah Buhr at TechCrunch writes:
Social media played a big role in this election — President-elect Donald Trump credited it for pushing him over the top for the win — and Facebook, in particular, has been accused of spreading fake news and misinformation to unsuspecting citizens throughout the election cycle, thus impacting the outcome of the election.
Some also say social media is to blame for presenting biased news, thus further dividing our nation and widening the canyon between conservative and liberal ideologies, something Byttow wishes to address in the new Secret.
At this time, there isn’t a timetable for the app’s return.
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