New Delhi: Homegrown micro-blogging platform Koo on Tuesday introduced to launch a singular characteristic that can assist customers converse and kind messages with out utilizing the keyboard in regional languages, aside from English.
Referred to as ‘Discuss to Sort,’ the characteristic will assist Koo customers converse out their ideas and the phrases will present up on the display screen on the click on of a button.
“This ‘Talk to Type’ feature is magical and takes creation for regional language creators to the next level. Users don’t have to use the keyboard anymore and type out lengthy thoughts,” stated Aprameya Radhakrishna, Co-founder, Koo.
“For those who found it difficult to type in local languages, this feature removes all that pain. We will keep adding value to Indians by enabling the easiest localised forms of expression and present their thoughts to India in a seamless way,” Radhakrishna stated in a press release.
Based final yr, the vernacular micro-blogging platform Koo crossed 40 lakh customers inside no time and goals to garner 10 crore customers by the tip of this yr.
“We are first social platform in the world to launch such a feature. You won’t find this on Facebook, Twitter or any other global platform,” knowledgeable Mayank Bidawatka, Co-founder, Koo.
Koo had raised $4.1 million as a part of its Sequence A funding. Infosys veteran Mohandas Pai’s 3one4 Capital was the newest addition to the buyers on board, in line with the corporate, and Accel Companions, Kalaari Capital, Blume Ventures and Dream Incubator additionally participated within the spherical.
The fast-growing vernacular platform describes itself as a private updates and opinion sharing micro-blogging service.