Facebook’s messenger has been updated with another bag of new features. Facebook has finally added ‘Reactions’ and ‘Mentions’ to its messenger app. Users can now react to an individual message with given set of Emoji’s including ‘Dislike’, and now you can also tag friends in a group conversation using the Mentions feature.
To react to a particular message you just have tap on the message and hold until a set of Emoji’s [...]
After Instagram and WhatsApp, Facebook’s third app ‘Messenger’ also seems to walk on the trails of Snapchat. Facebook in its latest post announced the launch of Messenger Day feature in their Messenger App. This new feature will allow the users to post photos and videos in real time which will appear for a span of 24 hours just like the Snapchat story or WhatsApp Status features. Along with this, the Messenger Day feature will also provide you with a number of [...]
The 360 degree photo and video experience has now been redefined with the launch of an all new Facebook 360 app. Facebook’s first VR dedicated app, Facebook 360 currently supports Samsung’s Oculus powered Gear VR headset only. The app will help users to find more 360 degree photos and videos. This opens a new door for 360 degree content and makes it easier to explore and discover new 360 photos and videos.
The app consists of four different feeds instead of letting [...]
After updating Messenger Camera with 3D Special Effects, Stickers and Masks, Facebook has added the most awaited feature of ‘Group Video Calling’ to its Messenger app. Facebook Messenger now lets you do group video call with up to 6 people on-screen and up to 50 people via voice or camera.
Starting a group video call on Facebook Messenger works the same way as it does for one-to-one video calls in the app. Messenger users will now see the video call icon in groups as [...]
Facebook has adopted yet another feature of its rival Snapchat for its Messenger app. The company has updated the camera of messenger app with almost similar features that you would see on Snapchat.
The update to the messenger’s camera brings many Snapchat-like features such as stickers, emojis, masks, etc. The shutter button is now placed at the centre of the screen, which is just one tap away – whether you are already in a conversation or have just opened up the [...]
Facebook added Live video streaming feature to its platform at the beginning of 2016, which gradually rolled out to everyone. The company also added support for 360 degree videos to its app. Now, Facebook has combined these two features into one to bring ‘Facebook Live 360 degree videos’.
Facebook has joined hands with National Geographic to debut the new Live 360 degree video. The first Live 360 video from National Geographic will broadcast seven space scientists [...]
Facebook is the world’s largest social networking platform with 1.79 billion monthly active users. With 166 million monthly active users, India has become the 2nd largest market for Facebook in terms of number of users, as of the third quarter of 2016.
According to the company, in future among the next billion people to connect with Facebook on mobile platforms globally, 70 percent of users will come from Asia and [...]
Facebook has evolved drastically from being just a social networking site with regular updates and innovative features. Now, taking a step towards e-commerce, Facebook has launched a new feature called – ‘Marketplace’ which is a centralised hub where users can buy and sell their items online within local communities.
Facebook noticed that over 450 million people already use its groups feature to buy and [...]