Every member of the Facebook family of apps is pushing to bring copies of hallmark features of Snapchat. Firstly, Instagram Stories then recently the Messenger Day and now latest is the popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp.
WhatsApp has introduced the image doodling feature which was being tested in the beta version of the app for sometime and now it is available for everyone. With this new feature you can draw on [...]
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 [...]
The social networking giant Facebook is testing a new feature called – ‘Messenger Day’ in Poland. This feature is said to be identical with Snapchat stories. Facebook acquired Instagram also added the Stories feature a couple of months back. However, Facebook is just testing this feature in Poland as of now, where Snapchat isn’t quite popular.
This new feature will show stories from you and your [...]
The micro blogging site Twitter announced its Moment curation tool to track live events a year ago in October. Until now, the moments were created by only Twitter employees and certain publishing partners. However, last month the feature was extended to a select number of brands and certain users as well, but not for everyone.
Finally, on Wednesday, Twitter announced that it is rolling out the Moment curation tool for [...]
The Mountain View Giant Google has launched ‘Google Station’ in India which is a platform for Wi-Fi in public places such as Malls, Cafes, Universities, etc. Earlier this year Google partnered with Indian Railways and RailTel to launch RailWire, a free WiFi service across railway stations in India, which is now present at 52 railway stations.
Google Station is a platform for partners to set up, maintain and [...]
As scheduled, Google has officially launched its smart messaging app Allo for Android and iOS users. The app is now available on both Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App store.
To recall, Google Allo is a smart messaging app that comes with built-in Google Assistant, Smart Replies, enhanced security and much more. Like Duo, Google has focused on a simple interface for the Allo app also. With Google’s built-in [...]
Twitter has officially rolled out the expected changes for the 140-character limit which now, will not include the different media attachments like photos, videos, GIFs, quoted tweets and polls. Twitter announced the changes in May and now has finally made the move.
Twitter is testing this feature by introducing it to small groups before rolling out for everyone. With this relaxed 140-character limit, users will now be [...]
Social messaging apps are competing with each other by updating their features every now and then to emerge as the best. Latest update has come from the most popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp which has rolled out the Mention feature in its Android 2.16.272 Beta update. Other social networks like Twitter and Facebook already have the feature from years.
The Mention feature comprises of ‘@’ symbol [...]