Tag: Facebook

WhatsApp launches new emoji set, Messenger discontinues its own

You might not think that emoji news is a big deal, but if you spend a lot of your conversations exchanging various emojis instead...

Messenger Lite rolling out in the US, UK, Canada, and Ireland

While Facebook originally envisioned their Messenger Lite app for developing countries or those that didn’t have not so good Internet connection, it looks like...

Facebook testing out facial recognition feature to unlock accounts

When someone gets locked out of their Facebook account for some reason, the instinct would be to freak out first right? Well, that is,...

Facebook may be testing out a Private Profile Feature soon

When you’ve already built up a huge nature on Facebook, it’s pretty difficult when you want to post something that might not be appreciated...

Safety Check gets a dedicated tab on Facebook

You know that natural disasters and terrorist attacks are becoming a little too common when Facebook starts creating tools that would help people let...

Facebook lets you give back to the world on your birthday

If you’re active on Facebook and you indicate your birthday on your profile, chances are you get an avalanche of greetings from friends and...

Facebook app updates your newsfeed, now more efficient, easier on the eyes

There’s no rest, it seems, for those Facebook software engineers – always trying to make your news feed a better place to hang out...

Facebook’s Marketplace now available in 17 new European markets

Facebook’s e-commerce push may seem like a gentle tap now as compared to the growing market of online and offline transactions created through platforms....

Facebook finally makes it to China through Colorful Balloons app

Sssshhh…don’t tell the Chinese regulators, but it looks like Facebook has finally made its way to China. Okay, the fact that we’re talking about...

Facebook launches own video platform called “Watch” in limited rollout

We all expected this to happen eventually, but Facebook has now made it official. They announced that they are launching their very own video...

Facebook closes down Lifestage even before its first birthday

Looks like Facebook is cleaning house, at least when it comes to apps that aren’t working or are redundant with their main one. Yesterday...

Facebook Groups mobile app to be discontinued by September 1

When Facebook introduced the stand-alone Groups app for mobile devices in 2014, most Facebook users were ambivalent about it since there really was no...