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Facebook kicks off Mother’s Day weekend with flower reactions, cards, stickers, masks and more

You may have noticed the purple flower reaction has returned to Facebook, allowing you to respond to posts with a “thankful” sentiment instead of a Like. As it turns out, the addition is only one of several features Facebook has planned for this Mother’s Day weekend here in the U.S., and throughout the month where the day is celebrated elsewhere in ... Read More »

Move Over Snap, Facebook Has Its Own Stories

  This video was recorded on March 28, 2017. Mac Greer: It’s Tuesday, March 28th. Welcome to Market Foolery! I’m Mac Greer, and joining me in studio, we’ve got Ron Gross from Total Income and Jason Moser from Motley Fool Million Dollar Portfolio. Gentlemen, welcome! Jason Moser: Hey! Ron Gross: Hey, how are you? Greer: Guys, I’m good. Let’s begin with Facebook news that looks a whole lot ... Read More »

Facebook Pledges Fewer Content Removals, New Criteria as Yet Unclear

Facebook will allow more content on its platform that it would have earlier removed because it violated its standards, with new criteria being worked out, a senior executive said on Monday, following a row over the removal of an iconic Vietnam War photo. His comments came on the same day that more than 70 rights groups asked Facebook to clarify ... Read More »

Facebook Testing MSQRD Filters for Photos and Videos

As expected, Facebook has is testing the ability to use MSQRD masks in its own app. The Snapchat-like integration will allow users to use various creative masks or filters for Live videos, selfies, and other photo content, and upgrade to the Profile Frames feature it already offered users. The new feature is being tested on Android and iOS users in ... Read More »

Facebook Messenger Gets Instant Articles Support

Facebook has expanded its Instant Articles feature to its Messenger platform. The feature will let users loads Instant Articles in a separate Messenger window, instead of a third-party browser, to save users’ time and data. For the publishers that don’t support Instant Articles, the articles will open up normally in the smartphone’s default browser. Currently, the feature has only been ... Read More »

Facebook Explains Why Its App Doesn’t Slow Down on Older Smartphones

If you want to know why Facebook never hangs or slows down on your old smartphone, this is because a team of engineers is working to improve the functioning of the social media app 24/7. According to The Verge, Facebook’s Mobile Device Lab tests Facebook’s software on older phones to discover whether any bit of a new code, no matter ... Read More »

Facebook for Messenger for iPhone Gets Extended 3D Touch Support

Facebook Messenger has finally got extended 3D Touch functionality. Till now, you could browse through the main Facebook app efficiently with ease with the help of the pressure-sensitive display, but wide support was lacking in the Messenger app – only its home-screen icon provided ‘Quick Actions’ 3D Touch functionality. Users can now use 3D Touch within the Facebook Messenger app ... Read More »

facebook Forcing users to put in Moments by means of Threatening to Delete pix

Social media massive facebook is pushing its users to download its non-public photo-sharing Moments app, customers record. The social community has all started sending out warnings that a few pictures could be deleted by way of July 7 if the app is not mounted, Techcrunch mentioned, mentioning person reviews. The organization’s modern-day flow has controlled to make Moments the number ... Read More »

fb Brings 360-degree photos to information Feed

facebook on Thursday launched a function that allows customers to add images with 360-diploma perspectives. other than pictures taken from 360-degree cameras, panoramic pics taken on a cellular smartphone may be converted to a 360-diploma view on the newsfeed, the agency stated on Thursday. The pics can also be visible in virtual truth like minded devices, fb stated. The social ... Read More »

facebook Denies the usage of Your telephone’s Microphone to snoop on You

Social media massive has launched a assertion in an attempt to refute all allegations suggesting that it eavesdrops on our conversations through the cellular app. The business enterprise claims that it does not intercept your phone’s microphone, and the commercials it serves you’re primarily based on pursuits, demography, and profile information. This hearsay started out when a record surfaced on-line ... Read More »