According to our reports facebook is testing the app which is like twitter to take all the standalone news applications.
The app will allow users to follow topics of their interest and choice and they will get news alerts on those topics upto 100 characters of text when the news occurs.
experts are saying that facebook is giving one on one on instant news alert as twitter is considered strong in instant news alert system due to wide outreach among users. App will be made just like twitter and facebook reverse chronological feed meaning that all the latest news feeds will show up first, so that the breaking news be the center of discussion in social media.
Facebook take tips from twitter and the reverse happens frequently. Twitter hinted this long time ago that it envies the ability of facebook abilities to curate what users see and features like discover tab made assure that new features are being implemented.
This app is going to be the long addition of apps that facebook has such as whatsapp, instagram, messenger, hyperlapse and slingshot.