Google Now is an amazingly powerful virtual assistant, sharing weather reports, giving us updates on flights, highlighting news that we might be interested in, and much more. Google Now isn’t the only digital assistant on the market, though, and Facebook is the latest company to try and create a new assistant for our lives.
For those that use Facebook on a regular basis and are tired of having to sift through an endless sea of posts before getting to “the good stuff,” the social networking giant is giving you some tweaking powers.
On Thursday, July 9, Facebook officially unveiled some new preferences for its News Feed, all of which ... Read More »
Facebook has spent a good amount of time pushing Messenger, its dedicated app for messages, calls and video calls. Now the company is expanding Messenger’s possible user base even more by allowing customers to sign up without a Facebook account. If you’re not on Facebook, all you need is a name, ... Read More »
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Facebook’s Creative Labs has no problems launching apps, especially standalone services that offer new ways to do things. That’s the case with a brand new app, called Moments.
With this new app, which was officially unveiled Facebook’s Newsroom on June 15, users will be able to share photos far more easily with select Facebook users, ... Read More »
Sure, Facebook Messenger may be totally essential if you ever plan on messaging someone on Facebook from your phone, but let’s not let that tarnish Facebook’s accomplishment today. Messenger ... Read More »
On Thursday, June 4, Facebook announced a brand new app called Facebook Lite, showcasing a slimmed down version of its popular app that’s meant to work on more devices and across a wide range of network conditions, all while keeping the experience as good as it can be.
With Facebook Lite, the social networking juggernaut ... Read More »
Today, Facebook announced that Messenger is getting a bit more video friendly, as the social networking giant has confirmed that video calling is coming to the app.
The rollout for the next version of Messenger that will support video calling should be rolling out today, according to Facebook. When it arrives, a camera icon at ... Read More »
When a phone call arrives and the number is blocked, or unknown, or it’s just a string of numbers you don’t recognize, the impulse to answer that call can be lessened a great deal. Facebook is trying to make it easier for people to know who is trying to get in touch with them, and ... Read More »
Facebook has been churning out quite a few apps over the last year, and some have been more successful than others, but this latest effort seems pretty well tailored to their audience.
Riff is a video-recording app that lets you post videos up to 20 seconds long. Thus far, that sounds like any number of ... Read More »
Facebook has announced a new feature that will allow users to send money to other users through Facebook Messenger. Payments through messaging services are on the rise, with both Gmail and Read More »