The limited launch is meant to serve as a test to see if Facebook’s messaging platform could encourage broader, more public conversations focused on specific topics.
There were already hints that Facebook was planning to trial Rooms on Messenger in the near future.
During protocol, you must be recognized by the host to speak.
If you want to make a follow-up question on the answer being given, type a double question mark and send to the group.
In September, code was discovered hidden in the Messenger app that referenced a feature by the same name, which also offered some explanation of how Rooms worked.
At the time, text found in the code stated that “rooms are for public conversations about topics and interests.
Then, on February 23, fellow SHINee member Taemin was spotted in a solitary chat room, dedicated to Taemin himself!
At first, members of the solitary chat room remained skeptical of Taemin, and as a result, the idol was kicked out for "violating chat room rules".
A non hosted free chat session will be held immediately after the close of any subject session for those who may want to visit with their neighbors.
This protocol is similar to others used in online classrooms.
If you have an unrelated question or comment, you must wait until it is your turn again.
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Essentially, during subject oriented chat, the host has the floor at all times and no one is allowed to speak unless called on.