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 a not so positive response for the ‘Snapchat Story’ like new WhatsApp Status feature, WhatsApp now seems to bring back the old text status. WhatsApp a while ago, updated its app with the new Status feature which allows users to set pictures as status for 24 hours instead of the old text Status. Many users had a harsh view for that and didn’t quite like it, as a consequence of which WhatsApp seems to bring the text status back in the form of [...]
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 [...]
Twitter has introduced 360-degree live video streaming on Periscope. Recently, Facebook also launched the live 360-degree video streaming, while YouTube has it from a long time now.
Twitter users will now be able to watch 360 degree live broadcast videos from its apps and website right from their Twitter stream. The Live 360-degree videos will be marked with a “LIVE 360” badge and users can change the angle of [...]
Instagram has rolled out two new features for its stories tab that allows users to add stickers to posts and capture “hands-free” videos. The update has been rolled out to the latest versions of the app for iOS and Android.
With this update, users can now enhance their Instagram stories by adding stickers to videos and photos using a new button that appears next to the text and drawing tools. Currently, it includes specific stickers for weather, the current time and [...]
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 [...]
Instagram has announced that it now has more than 600 million users. The photo-sharing app had 500 million users by the end of June this year, and has added 100 million users in just six months.
Instagram has added many interesting features over the past several months, like Instagram Stories, disappearing photos and videos in direct messages, turn off and like comments. Just yesterday, it added the bookmark feature that lets you save photos and videos privately that can be [...]