FACEBOOK INTRODUCES ACCESSIBILITY AND CREATOR TOOLS FOR USERS: HERE’S THE DETAILS YOU NEED TO KNOW MORE

COVID-19 and its resulting social distancing measures have inspired lots of people to live stream, so Facebook says it’s going to launch various features over the next couple weeks to make Facebook Live more accessible and easy to use, particularly…

FACEBOOK TO BRING WHATSAPP-LIKE LIMIT ON FORWARDING MESSAGES 

Social networking companies are stepping up efforts to fight misinformation relating to the coronavirus pandemic. Facebook, the world’s largest social networking platform, has already taken a few initiatives. The company is now working on a new measure to combat Covid-19…

THE NEW FACEBOOK MESSENGER FOR iPHONE IS MUCH FASTER AND TAKES LESS SPACE ON YOUR PHONE

Facebook announced today that it’s starting to roll out a “faster, smaller, and simpler” version of Messenger on iOS. Facebook says the new version of the app will load twice as fast and be one-fourth the size. The update is…

TWITTER IS TESTING ‘FLEETS’ LIKE INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK IN BRAZIL

Since it was founded in March 2006, there has been only one type of post possible on Twitter: a tweet. But starting today, the 280-character post is being joined by an ephemeral South American cousin: the fleet. Twitter is starting…

FACEBOOK MESSENGER IS GETTING A MUCH SIMPLER IN LARGE REDESIGN PROCESS

Facebook Messenger is getting even simpler with the removal of the Discover tab. Facebook Messenger has ditched chatbots and removed the Discover tab as part of a larger redesign process to remain simple and catch more eyeballs. The changes will…

FACEBOOK CANCELS F8 CONFERENCE OVER GLOBAL CORONAVIRUS FEARS

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus, as growing concerns about the economic impact of the global outbreak drove Wall Street to tumble for a sixth straight day. Facebook’s…

FACEBOOK SUES DATA ANALYTICS FIRM FOR HARVESTING USER DATA

Facebook has filed a federal lawsuit against a company called OneAudience, accusing it of stealing the personal information of its users. According to the lawsuit, OneAudience improperly accessed and collected user data from Facebook and other social media companies by…

WHATSAPP GROUP CHAT INVITE LINKS INDEXED BY GOOGLE SEARCH, EXPERTS WARNS

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is one of the popular instants messenger apps that have millions of users in just a few years. WhatsApp has won the trust of users by keeping its chats ‘encrypted’. A small message in a new chat window…

FACEBOOK WILL PAY USERS TO RECORD THEIR VOICE

Facebook has announced to pay some users for voice recordings that will be used to help improve its speech recognition technology, the company announced Thursday. According to The Verge, the social networking giant the company will pay select users to…