- News tagged "facebook"
Friday, 26 Jun 2015
Starting today, people in the U.S, Canada, Peru and Venezuela can sign up for Facebook Messenger even if they do not have an account with the social network.
Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015
Facebook has released an app called Moments that sorts through your camera roll, tags your friends, and allows you to share photos privately with them. It relies on the same face recognition technology that powers Facebook's own tagging feature.
Monday, 15 Jun 2015
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed during the company's annual investor meeting last week that its Messenger app now has over 700 million monthly active users.
Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015
Thanks to changes Facebook made to their Graph API, Facebook Connect features will no longer work on Microsoft apps and services like Outlook.com, Windows 8.1's and Windows Phone's People app.
Sunday, 31 May 2015
Facebook confirmed that its News Feed now supports animated GIFs. However, GIF support is not yet enabled for brand pages and on its mobile website. Read on to find out more.
Tuesday, 19 May 2015
Facebook may be looking to enable a B2C communication model for WhatsApp. While nothing is confirmed yet, any future move in this direction would align WhatsApp more closely with Facebook's B2C plans for its Messenger platform.
Thursday, 14 May 2015
Facebook will start the direct publication of articles from news organizations next Wednesday (Eastern time). This deal marks the culmination of months of negotiations between the social media giant and news organizations.
Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015
Facebook has rolled out video calling for its Messenger platform in select countries, with support in other regions to follow in the coming months.
In light of the recent earthquake in Nepal, Facebook has activated its Safety Check tool to allow users to quickly check to see if their friends are alright. It will also match donations made to the International Medical Corps. via its Donate feature.
Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015
Facebook is making it easier for parents to organize and share pictures of their kids with its new Scrapbook feature, which will let parents sort through all of the pictures of their children and tag them, automatically placing any tagged photos into one easy to view album.