BeReal is releasing one other function that appears to counter the aim of the app: a feed devoted to well-known folks. As a substitute of exchanging every day pictures with your mates, now you’ll get to see what the highest athletes, artists, and activists of the world are as much as.
BeReal, the app that markets itself as “Your folks for actual,” provides you totally different home windows of time every day to take a selfie and front-facing photograph that will get shared with mates. The entire level of the app is to randomly share what you’re as much as with mates, whether or not you’re doing one thing as boring as laying in mattress or sitting in entrance of your pc at work.
However now, BeReal is throwing strangers into the combo. Its new feed, known as RealPeople, is a “curated timeline of the world’s most attention-grabbing folks” that options “an ever-changing assortment” of high-profile folks from across the globe. The entire level of the function is to point out that celebrities are common people similar to us (sure, actually).
“RealPeople isn’t about influencing, amassing likes or feedback, or selling manufacturers,” BeReal writes. “You gained’t see photoshopped footage, product suggestions or advertisements disguised as posts. It’s making an attempt to point out we’re all extra alike than we predict.”
The app is barely testing the function within the UK for now, which you’ll be able to entry by choosing the Discovery tab after which hitting RealPeople. From right here, you’ll be able to react to posts with a RealMoji as you scroll by means of the timeline, in addition to conceal posts and report them. BeReal additionally notes that you may counsel somebody (or your self) for its RealPeople timeline by means of this manner, though it’s unclear whether or not BeReal has customers lined up for its feed already.