Facebook Introduces “Group Effects” For Messenger Video Calls

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Facebook introduced new “Group Effects” feature for Messenger video calls. FACEBOOK – The social media giant officially announced that its new “Group Effects” feature on Messenger rooms and Messenger video calls. Facebook said that Group Effects were new AR (augmented reality) experiences that can augment users on a video call at the same time, enabling … Read more

Facebook Introduces “Vanish Mode” For Messenger, Instagram

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Facebook introduced “Vanish Mode” feature for Messenger and Instagram Facebook officially introduced the disappearing message feature called “Vanish Mode” feature for Messenger and Instagram. Messenger Product Manager Bridget Pujals and Instagram Product Manager Manik Singh said that the said feature would let users send messages that may disappear automatically. The said feature came after Facebook … Read more

New Messenger Update Lets Users Customize React Buttons

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A new Messenger update may allow users to customize their react buttons. Facebook had recently updated its Messenger app that may allow its users customize the default react buttons when they wanted to react on a certain message. This, as Facebook released Messenger update which already rolled out last August 20, 2020. Although the main … Read more

Facebook To Roll Out New Reaction Buttons Amid COVID-19 Crisis

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Facebook will roll out new reaction buttons amid COVID-19 crisis Facebook officially announced that the company will roll out its seventh reaction button on the Facebook app as well as the updated “heart” button on Messenger. This, as Facebook’s EMEA Communications Manager for Engineering Alexandru Voica tweeted on his personal Twitter account, announcing the new … Read more

Facebook Officially Launches Messenger Desktop App For Mac, Windows

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Facebook officially launched the Messenger app for Mac and Windows. Facebook officially launched the desktop version of Facebook’s Messenger app for macOS (for Apple) and Windows OS (for Microsoft). This, as the desktop version of Facebook’s Messenger app would serve as a “video conferencing app” that allows Windows and Mac users to make video conversations … Read more

Official Accounts Of Facebook, Messenger Were Hacked, Says Twitter

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Twitter on Friday (Saturday in the Philippines), confirmed that the official Twitter accounts of Facebook and Messenger were hacked. This, as a spokesperson of Twitter said in an emailed statement that the official Twitter accounts of Facebook and Messenger were hacked through the use of a third-party platform. According to a spokesperson, Twitter locked the … Read more