Tag: Facebook Messenger

App Review, Applications

Facebook Messenger now updated for M1 and M2 Macs

August 23, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

A couple of years after Apple unveiled its first Macs with custom chips, Facebook Messenger has finally been updated to support these machines. With that, those who rely on Messenger to communicate with family, friends, and loved ones will have […]

App Review, Applications

Facebook Messenger is one of only three Android apps to reach this symbol of popularity

May 10, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Facebook Messenger first launched on August 9th, 2011 with standalone apps available for the Apple App Store and what was then called the Android Market. Today, Android Police noted that the messaging app has passed a milestone that only two […]

App security, Applications

Facebook wants more Messenger security options, tests new iOS feature

June 15, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Facebook is currently experimenting with a feature for its iOS Messenger app, meant to add additional protection to the user’s privacy by asking users to authenticate using Touch ID, Face ID or a passcode, before accessing the user’s conversations. When […]

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Facebook Messenger Kids app expands to more countries and adds new features

April 22, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

With kids at home and schools closed, the use of apps for communication between friends and family has understandably increased. One such app, Facebook’s Messenger Kids, was launched on Android, iOS and Amazon’s Appstore in early 2018, and is now […]

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Facebook’s unsend feature will give you 10 minutes to delete a message

November 7, 2018

Via: The Verge

Facebook Messenger will soon allow you to delete sent messages up to 10 minutes after you’ve originally sent them. The feature is listed as “coming soon” in the release notes for version 191.0 of Messenger’s iOS client. Compared to the […]

App Review, Applications

Annoying bug in Facebook Messenger hitting some iOS users, company investigating

January 18, 2018

Via: 9to5Mac

Some users of the iOS version of the Facebook Messenger app are experiencing an annoying bug that only allows them to type a few words at a time … Closing and re-opening the app, restarting the phone and even deleting […]

App security, Applications

You now have seven minutes to delete WhatsApp messages ‘for everyone’

October 30, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

After joining the billion-user club a few months ago (more than a year and a half, if you count monthly active users), WhatsApp is gunning for the next billion with a mix of simplicity, security and convenience one could reasonably […]

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WhatsApp introduces encrypted live location sharing service

October 18, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

With more than a billion active users. WhatsApp is one of the most popular instant messaging platforms out there. It works across operating systems, offering a way for friends and family to chat and exchange pictures and files relatively quickly. […]

News and Press

Facebook Messenger makes it easy to share your live location with friends

March 28, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

Facebook regularly updates its Messenger apps with improvements and new features, and today another update has started rolling out. Facebook today announced a new Live Location feature for Messenger. As its name suggests, the new feature will let you share […]

App Review

Chatbot Can Optimize Your Social Media Presence In Minutes

September 14, 2016


Chatbots have proliferated as the latest web trend, from helping you find an apartment to find medicine for your illness. Now comes Yala, a new bot designed for Slack and Facebook Messenger that can help you better manage your social media […]

App Review

Facebook’s Messenger Now Lets You Share Tracks Via Spotify

March 4, 2016

Via: Gizmodo

Facebook’s Messenger app, one of the most downloaded apps in existence, is slowly but surely allowing you to do just about everything. You can call an Uber, settle up checks, or use it as a social network. It can even […]