Companies like Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, Twitter and even LinkedIn have pushed out “lite” versions of their platforms recently.
Users in the developing world typically use basic mobile phones, instead of larger or more advanced devices. That poses a problem amid increasingly advanced apps. Aside from taking up space in devices, full versions of apps have many features that take time to load, while others gobble up large amounts of mobile data.
For more, check out this NBC News story.