Facebook-owned Instagram is coming up with new features to further increase its competition with Snapchat. After adding the ‘Archive’ feature for its app on Android and iOS, Instagram has now rolled out a new feature that lets you replay Live Videos, a feature that Snapchat lacks.
The Live Video Replay feature basically gives you an option to share a live video to your story for 24 hours before it disappears. Once you are done broadcasting and sharing the live video [...]
WhatsApp has updated its iOS app with a few new and interesting features. The features come bundled in the latest version 2.17.30 of WhatsApp. The newbies include, Album feature, new photo filters and the reply shortcut feature. Few of these features were already running in the beta version of WhatsApp and have finally been rolled out for public now.
Starting with the ‘Album‘ feature, it basically bundles up all the images by a sender and displays them in the form of [...]
Facebook Live has got a couple of new features to make it easier for the users to ‘share experiences and connect in real time with your friends on Live’. The social networking site has added two new features namely the Live Chat with Friends feature and the Live With feature. Both the features make it easier and more convenient to interact with friends during a live video. Let’s go through both the features in detail one-by-one.Live Chat with Friends:
Facebook’s messaging app has been updated with a refreshed and simpler look. Facebook Messenger will now sort your conversations into different tabs instead of displaying them in the form of a confusing list. The App at present looks a bit over crowded with a lot going on over a single screen space, especially after the inclusion of My Day feature.
With the new update, the Messenger home screen appears in three tabs now, i.e- Messages, Active and Groups. As the names [...]
WhatsApp has finally rolled the Pinned Chat feature for all the Android users. Until now, the feature which was rolled out last month was available for Android Beta user only. The Pinned Chat feature basically allows the users to pin their favourite chats on the top of the chat-list, which will stay there irrespective of the time of sent or received messages of the chat.
The feature can be accessed in similar way as the Archive chat or mute feature. Just tap on a particular chat [...]
After adding the new interactive camera filters to its main app, Facebook now adds similar feature to Instagram. Users of the photo sharing app ‘Instagram’, will now be able to use the face filters similar to that of Snapchat. The users can choose between 8 different interactive filters, such as Koala Ears and math equations swirling around the head.
Apart from the new face filters, Instagram has also rolled out new creative tool in the camera, named as [...]
Facebook, today in its event named “A place to connect” in New-Delhi rolled out new India specific camera filters for its App. Along with this, Facebook also announced that it is bringing Reactions to the Lite version of the app. The event also showcased some data about other products of Facebook such as Facebook Live, Facebook Lite, Full Camera, 360 Photos, Oculus, Instagram and WhatsApp.
Talking about the India specific filters, they have been developed keeping [...]
Facebook’s photo-sharing app Instagram now counts more users on its ‘Stories’ feature than Snapchat who was the first to bring in this feature. As per a report by Forbes, Instagram Stories is used by 200 million users every day, where as the same feature of Snapchat is used by 161 million users on daily basis.
According to the report, there was an increase of 50 million users in Instagram Stories since January, beating the daily user base of Snapchat. To [...]