It’s time for Facebook to fully embrace the animated GIF. The social network is about to start testing the ability to add GIFs to comments and your feed will never be the same.
Instagram became the latest in a long line of services over the years to offer users two-factor authentication.
Facebook’s Messenger app for iOS devices was today updated with a new Message Reactions feature, which is similar to the Tapback features introduced in Apple’s Messages app in iOS 10.
Message Reactions are designed to allow Facebook users to react t…
He told Secret Service of “biblical and constitutional duty” to assassinate Obama.
Facebook has a habit of copping features from other apps and dropping them into Messenger, so the addition of message reactions and @-mentions in the social network’s marquee messaging app was probably inevitable as the company slowly merges features…
Short Bytes: To reduce the broad reach of fake news across their social network, Facebook is testing a fact-checking tool that tags a possible misleading information as “disputed.” Facebook is doing so with the help of third-party fact-checkers including ABC News, Associated Press, Snopes, etc. Currently, there is no information indicating when Facebook will implement a […]
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Facebook’s News Feed reactions are debuting in Messenger. The app now allows users to like or use an emoji to react to messages, while mentions also make a new appearance for group chats.
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In recent months, Instagram has taken some long-overdue steps to reduce abuse on its platform and generally make the experience better and safer for all users. Today, the company has announced another change in line with those goals. When you’re brow…
Collaborating on documents has become easier than ever with a host of tools, but for web and graphic designers, the options can sometimes be lacking. That’s why Seattle-based Thomas Street and Makefast Workshop are working on a new plug-in for the popular design program Sketch, which is used by tech giants like Apple, Google and Facebook, that will let multiple designers work on the same project simultaneously. The new service, Picnic, is like Google Docs and other collaboration tools, but it is designed for the more graphically-inclined types using Sketch. Users can integrate the plug-in with their own file-sharing systems, whether that’s… Read More
Nokia, Facebook Successfully Does Trials Of Undersea Spectral Efficiency Nokia and Facebook have successfully set a new spectral efficiency record over a transatlantic subsea cable using Nokia Bell Labs’ new probabilistic constellation shaping (PCS) technology. The field trials saw 2.5 times more capacity than the traditional optical transmission technology. The multiple field trials were conducted […]
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