Clubhouse helps nonprofits expand their audience
Bitcoin energy footprint, Muslim spaces, Gillmor Gang, Trademark Infringement, Love on Clubhouse, Jin Yu, Twitter Spaces
Welcome to this week's news, commentary, discussion and upcoming events on Clubhouse and elsewhere.
News & Commentary
The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Clubhouse App Helps Nonprofits Reach New, Influential Audiences
Financial Times: Twitter Spaces on Bitcoin’s energy footprint
Ad Week: Just Like the Classroom: Raise Your Hand to Speak During Twitter Spaces
Arab News: How Muslim Spaces on Twitter is giving a voice to India’s marginalized Muslims
Tech Crunch: Gillmor Gang: Who’s On First
Business Insider: Clubhouse reaches undisclosed settlement with the owner of a sports-networking site, which sued the audio app for trademark infringement
Vogue India: Could you find the love of your life on Clubhouse?
People: Jin Yu, Clubhouse Influencer, Dies of COVID Complications: 'Heart Is Shattered,' Says Sister
Digital Information World: Twitter is currently working on new topics tags on Spaces so that it can enhance the reach
Clubhouse Release Notes & Town Hall Updates
No new app updates this week. Find the previous release notes here.
During Sunday’s town hall, the highlights included: Homage to Jin Yu; solidarity and fundraising for victims of Haiti earthquake; Soledad O'Brien interview; Dope or Nope for the best of new EDM music; Fyre Fest learnings with Andy King (and the Evian story); and India independence celebrations.
Video of the week
How to guides, tools, tips & tricks
First engineering blog post this morning, called Technically Speaking - there is a new room too in the Clubhouse HQ club where the engineering team will talk about these developments.
Headliner have a new tool called Backstage - allowing for recording, Transcribing, Creating and Sharing Video For Social Audio
You can find the full list of social audio tools compiled so far here
Recommended events coming up on Clubhouse
We realize that it's impossible to curate events on Clubhouse as every user has their own preferences. Additionally some of the best events are not scheduled and are created ad-hoc. With all that said, the list below includes what stood out for us and should appeal to a wide range of people. If there's anything you think we missed out, feel free to contact us
MON Aug 16, 7:30 PM (PST)
From DISTINGUISHED MINDS
w/ Walter Hassell, Tiarne (Tee) Hawkins, Amanda Brooke, Amit Goldman, Jeff Weisbein, Adil Bux, Dave
MON Aug 16, 9PM (PST)
From SOFTWARE DEVELOPERS GROUP
w/ Sreeja Das, Bharath Janumpally, Rachit Mahendra, Sharath Honnaiah, Gaurav Savla, Swetha KR, Vivek Kirubanandan, Michael Chiang, Yan Yu, Nikita Gupta, Alyne Padilla, Vikash Agrawal, Arvind Ramachandran, Jenné Norris
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TUE Aug 17, 3:55 AM (PST)
From SOLO TRAVEL
w/ Zara Jay, Peter McGraw, Sara Scott, Isabella Joy
As we get into the thick of summer where are you thinking of jetting off to next? Come and share and let’s inspire each other with our future travel plans! Answer a fun travel related question! Hit the 🔔 to be reminded to join us!
TUE Aug 17, 11 AM (PST)
From CAFÉ BITCOIN
w/ Ben Tristem, Eric Podwojski, Dan on the Moon, Travis Ball, Paul Capestany, Shelly Legit, David da Silva Rosa
How do you secure everything so you can sleep? Crypto security including PINs, pass-phrases, metal plates & more. Visit www.Tristem.net for session notes, full timetable & more.
WED Aug 18, 8 AM (PST)
From NEW USER ONBOARDING
w/ Anu, Paul Davison, Rohan Seth
👋 Join us for our weekly orientation to Clubhouse! Whether you're a newbie or just need a refresher, drop-in for an introduction to Clubhouse followed by an interactive Q&A. You can also find our New User Guide at welcome.clubhouse.com!
WED Aug 18, 10 PM (PST)
From BIG IDEAS
w/ Antonio Garcia-Martinez, Marc Andreessen, Katherine Boyle, Erik Torenberg
Talking to CEO and author Vivek Ramaswamy about his new book ‘Woke, Inc.’ on the woke takeover of corporate life.
THU Aug 19, 8:55 AM (PST)
From SOLO TRAVEL
w/ Victor Prince, Ashley McCurdy, Peter McGraw, Ihita Kabir, Ishita Gupta, Isabella Joy
Have you had a trip that changed your life? Eyes opened? Relationship started? Baggage dropped? Life restarted? Share YOUR story! Hear others’ stories to get inspiration for your next adventure.
THU Aug 19, 12:55 AM (PST)
From SOLO TRAVEL
w/ Isabella Joy, Peter McGraw, Owen Beiny, Tyrone Francis, Bryan McElderry
The Points Partner Owen Beiny breaks down the basics of using credit card points & air miles for free travel
FRI, Aug 20, 4 AM (PST)
From CAFÉ BITCOIN
w/ Ben Tristem, Eric Podwojski, Dan on the Moon, Travis Ball, Paul Capestany, Shelly Legit
The first step in your cryptocurrency journey is getting your first Bitcoin. Learn our "SEC" acronym for choosing a safe exchange. Visit www.Tristem.net for session notes, full timetable & more.
FRI Aug 20, 9:55 AM (PST)
From SOLO TRAVEL
w/ Fien Kestelyn, Amanda Savan, Ashley McCurdy, Jessalyn Dean, Ihita Kabir, Peter McGraw, Nora Dunn, Ishita Gupta, Isabella Joy, Zara Jay, Sarah Errafay
Get inspired to solo travel or share your knowledge. For womxn by womxn. Brought to you by solo travel club🌎✨
SAT Aug 21, 10:55 AM (PST)
From ED CLUB
w/ Ed Nusbaum
SAT Aug 21, 11 AM (PST)
w/ Matt Sandy, Ed Nusbaum
SUN Aug 22, 12 PM (PST)
From CLUBHOUSE HQ
w/ Paul Davison, Rohan Seth, Anu
We'll let you know what's on our mind and answer your questions each Sunday. Visit our knowledge center to submit your questions in advance. Tap the gear icon on your user profile, then FAQ or visit support.clubhouse.com! 🙏
SUN Aug 22, 10 PM (PST)
From STARTUP CLUB
w/ Chris Moreno, Lindsey Chakraborty, Michele Heyward, Brandon Brooks, Angel Gambino, Pete De Mare, David S. Rose, Ed Nusbaum, Rose Bowlus, Soumeya Benghanem, Tim Young, Zécca Lehn, Lilly Han, Max Tuchman
Join fellow founders & investors each week for office hours for about an hour. Share your 1 quick win of the week 🎉& 1 current challenge or question we can help you with🙏🏽. Please be sure to have your bio updated with your company and a way for others to contact you 👍🏽
Discussion on Twitter
Danny Singh @Mr_DannySinghsomething fun & playful our team has been working on. what are *creative* ways we can utilize voice for more engaging convos on Spaces? how would you use these tools? let’s have fun & learn together🧏🏽♂️ @RichardPlom @reedm @audgeyaudgey @callmeparri @niw https://t.co/4ZBahxwkDN
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