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May 19, 2017

Facebook Messenger gets major visual update to simplify navigation

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 [...]

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April 26, 2017

Facebook gets India specific camera filters; Reactions added to Facebook Lite

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 [...]

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March 29, 2017

Facebook launches ‘Stories’ with lots of Camera Filters for its Android & iOS apps

After adding the ‘Snapchat’ like story feature to Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp, it was for sure that Facebook would add the same feature into its main app also and finally it has seen the light of the day. The social networking giant has announced the update in its latest newsroom post.

With this new feature, users will be able to do everything on Facebook that they used to do on Snapchat, Instagram, WhatsApp and recently on Facebook Messenger. Users will now [...]

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March 24, 2017

Facebook adds ‘Reactions’ and ‘Mentions’ to its Messenger app

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 [...]

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December 20, 2016

Facebook Messenger brings Group Video Calling with up to 6 people on-screen

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 [...]

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December 16, 2016

Facebook Messenger Camera updated with Snapchat like 3D Special Effects, Stickers and Masks

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 [...]

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October 3, 2016

Facebook testing ‘Messenger Day’ to take on Snapchat Stories

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 [...]

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September 2, 2016

Facebook Messenger introduces ‘Instant Video’ feature for Android and iOS

Facebook has introduced a new feature to its Messenger, known as Instant Video, which lets user combines chatting with the real-time video sharing.

Facebook Messenger users now can quickly share real-time video with the person that they are chatting, by simply tapping the video icon in the app. And the video call floating in a pop-up window above will appear, however, the audio will be off by default but you can enable it [...]

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