An update to Facebook’s news feed allows users to select a group of preferred friends, whose posts will always appear at the top of the home page. The news feed in Facebook is cool. But not all the time.
If you’re anything like us, your news feed could be littered with bogus news stories, dumb memes, and also posts you just don’t care around, however in an effort to maintain you logging in and making use of the social network, Facebook has actually announced a new way for users to customize or personalize their news feed experience. Continue reading
Google has actually released an upgrade of its Maps for iOS devices that allows the users to share their location to other applications like Facebook and also its Messenger.
The new version of Google Maps for iOS, version 4.8.0, has included location-sharing with Facebook and its Messenger. The feature enables people to automatically share their place without Facebook friends or send their location information from Google Maps to people they’re chatting with in the social network’s messaging application.
The enhancement of area sharing without Facebook as well as Facebook Carrier will supply Google entry to a large viewers of Facebook users. Continue reading
Facebook started new feature money transfer in Messenger Apps, and today the social networks and Instant Messenger giant announced that it is rolling out the new Facebook Messenger money transfer feature to all United States users.
The new money transition feature is initiated when the user taps the new ‘$’ icon in a conversation. After choosing the amount, users can send a money transition request. If the recipient of this request approves the money transfer, the amount will show his bank account in around three working days. Continue reading
The social media network Facebook has launched a feature named ‘Let’s Celebrate Pride’, which puts a rainbow filter over your profile picture with a single click. Just head over to Facebook’s new ‘Celebrate Pride‘ page, and also you’ll see a preview of your profile picture with the transparent rainbow overlay. If you like exactly how it looks, click the button ‘Use as Profile Picture’ and voila – Facebook will instantly update your profile image.
‘From everybody at Facebook, Happy Pride!’ the site reads. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used the brand-new feature to jazz up his own profile picture on Friday, as well as created a separate article celebrating the historical ruling. Continue reading
New users of Facebook’s Messenger application can sign up without an account on the social media network’s.
Starting Wednesday, Facebook is turning out this feature for smartphone user in the United State, Canada, Peru and Venezuela. Support for added nations is expected to come at a later day. When the Messenger app is lunched in one of the provided countries for the first time, users will be greeted with 2 options: ‘Log in with Facebook’ and “Sign up with Messenger’. After selecting the last choice, all that’s had to register is a mobile number, name and image. Contacts can also be imported into messenger for easy access. Continue reading
Facebook has been working to improve the News Feed experience for its billion-plus users however despite all of every one of the steps that it’s taking there does not seem to be a concrete means to make sure that posts from people you enjoy and appreciate the most are always Personalize in the News Feed. As it ends up Facebook is testing a new feature called ‘See First‘ which is going to focus on posts from contacts that users specify, recent posts from those calls will always be shown at the top of the News Feed. Continue reading
Facebook already provides lots of ways for people to share their pictures with friends, be it WhatsApp, Instagram or Facebook itself. Now it wants to assist users share pictures without posting them online at all.
Facebook’s Creative Labs has produced yet an another application that feels like it must be a feature within the main Facebook application as opposed to one more icon using up space on your smartphone. The new Moments app implements shared photo albums from a group of people at an occasion. Pictures are curated using location details and face recognition, people could share and see photos from friends that were at the very same place at the same time. Continue reading
Say hello to Hello. It is a new application from Facebook that’s developed to change your Android dialer and also deliver a far better phone experience.
With all the technology that’s readily available nowadays, you ‘d assume that simple points, such as your Smartphone dialer, would just be smarter compared to phone dialers were 10, 20, or even Three years ago. Although a lot of dialers now include smart features like caller ID, they still typically aren’t excellent. Facebook has therefore launched Hello as a alternative to the dial-er you’re presently making use of on Android. Continue reading
Typically voice calls have actually long been restricted to your network connection, however with voice-over-internet calling (also called VoIP calling), messenger applications like WhatsApp can turn a standard Wi-Fi connection right into a way to put cost-free calls. Facebook-owned WhatsApp starting allowing Android users take advantage on VoIP calling a few weeks back, and also now it is rolling out the feature to iOS customers.
The feature, which has actually been branded as WhatsApp Calling, is called a way of telephoning your friends and family absolutely free, even if they stay in a various country. Continue reading
Facebook has actually now relaunched Facebook Messenger on the web making it a web-site completely different from Facebook.com. Last month Facebook announced Messenger Platform a new means for 3rd party designers to develop applications for Facebook Messenger as it quickly becomes its own platform. Now from this, Facebook is more turning Facebook Messenger right into a committed service.
Facebook has actually launched a new version of Messenger on the web available at Messenger.com, which has ditched the aged, familiar way of chatting with friends on the web, providing a method for customers to focus on the conversation available without disturbances from their news feeds. Continue reading