By Nicole Lee
There’s a new messaging app in town and it’s called Talkshow. But unlike most other messaging apps, the conversations you have on it aren’t private. Co-founded by former Twitter exec Michael Sippey, Talkshow’s big idea is that your banter is public for all the world to see. Calling Talkshow a “messaging” app is therefore a bit of a misnomer. It’s really more like a public-facing chatroom, or a liveblog but for everyday people (which, yes, sounds a lot like Twitter). As Sippey said in an introductory blog post, it’s essentially you and your friends texting in public.
But let’s back up a little here and [...]