Cue the inappropriate poke jokes. Facebook just released a Poke for mobile app that lets people send messages, photos, and videos that expire seconds after they're sent.
The news confirms a report by AllThingsD earlier this month.
This standalone app, similar to the app Snapchat, is perfect for sending messages and images you don't want unintended recipients to stumble across. Facebook calls this sending things in a "lightweight way." The rest of the world calls it sexting.
"With the Poke app, you can poke or send a message, photo, or video to Facebook friends to … Read more