Path is back with a new messaging app that can talk to people and places
Dave Morin is ready to start talking about Path again.
After a year of keeping quiet and releasing hardly any product updates, Morin is today unveiling the future of the company: a messaging app, an acquisition, and a social network where you can add as many friends as you want. Hes also breaking out numbers about Path usage for the first time in months. The app now has 4 million daily users, Morin says, up from 1.5 million at the start of 2014, and handles ten times more traffic than it did a year ago.
First, Path is releasing a messaging app called Path Talk for iPhone and Android. Path Talk is essentially Paths messaging feature, stripped out and given its own standalone app. Theres no way to chat inside Path anymore youll…