- News tagged "facebook"
Monday, 13 Jul 2015
I learned a new word today: it’s ‘freebooting’, and it’s costing honest YouTubers tens of millions of pageviews, and a whole lot of cash. This is what it is, and how it’s done.
Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015
Facebook is rolling out more detailed tracking of how you watch videos in your newsfeed, including whether you increase the volume or watch the video in full screen. This is part of its bid to provide more relevant content for users that goes beyond traditional engagement statistics.
Monday, 29 Jun 2015
Facebook is testing a new photo uploader that includes Snapchat-esque features like swipe-to-preview filters, stickers, and text overlays. The new feature is currently only available to select iOS users.
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.