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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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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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July 21, 2016

Facebook Messenger hits One Billion monthly active users

Facebook has announced that its instant Messenger application now has more than 1 billion monthly active users.

Facebook Messenger was launched in 2011 and was growing steadily since then. However, it has grown rapidly in 2016, with marking 800 million users in January and 900 million users in April, that’s gaining around 100 million users every three months. Facebook has also shared some more impressive statistics [...]

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July 11, 2016

Facebook Messenger gets end-to-end encryption with secret conversations

Facebook has introduced a new feature to its Messenger, known as Secret Conversations, which uses end-to-end encryption on some messages.

Facebook Messenger’s end-to-end encrypted messages can only be read by you and one device of the person that you’re talking to, even Facebook itself won’t be able to see what you’re talking about. To start a secret conversation, users will have to visit a person’s [...]

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April 21, 2016

Facebook Messenger introduces Free Group Calling feature on Android and iOS

Another week, another Messenger update. And this time, Facebook has rolled out an important update, and has added free group calling feature on Android and iOS.

With this new update, a phone icon will appear in the top right corner of group conversations. After tapping the phone icon, it will let you choose the people you want to include in the call. All the group members you choose are called simultaneously. For now only [...]

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April 12, 2016

Facebook messenger update brings support for Video Chat and Dropbox

Facebook has brought another update for its messenger app, introducing Video Chat Heads and Dropbox support on its iOS and Android apps.

The Video chat heads is a new way of video calling, where you can video call with one person in a floating screen circle (as seen in featured image), and still text chat on Messenger with others. The floating screen circle can be dragged and dropped anywhere on-screen as per your [...]

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