Tag: Facebook Apps

Facebook Users Given Trustworthiness Scores In Ongoing Battle Against Fake News

Popular social media platform Facebook has started assigning reputation scores to its users to determine their trustworthiness. The platform is rating user's credibility on a scale of zero to one.

Internet August 22, 2018

Facebook Fights Fake News By Extending ‘Breaking News’ Label To More Publishers

Facebook’s experimental Breaking News label appears to be working quite well. The company just announced that it’s extending the tag to 50 more publishers in a variety of territories.

Apps/Software March 6, 2018

How To Stream ESL's Counter-Strike Tournaments On Facebook

ESL's 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' Pro Leagues will live stream on Facebook starting Feb. 13. Here’s how eSports fans can stream 'Counter-Strike' Pro Leagues.

Video Games January 21, 2018

Facebook’s Introduces A Snooze Feature Lets You Mute Annoying Friends For A Month

Facebook is finally rolling out a new Snooze button, the perfect compromise for users who want to temporarily unfollow pages, friends, or groups without removing them completely. With Snooze, they won’t show up in the newsfeed for 30 days.

Internet December 16, 2017

Facebook Heads To TVs: Apps For Apple TV And Amazon Fire TV To Launch ‘Soon’

Facebook has announced a new TV app slated to arrive on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, alongside other set-top boxes. The company said that its purpose is to provide Facebook users a way to consume content wherever they prefer.

Apps/Software February 14, 2017

Facebook 2016 Games Of The Year Unveiled: Gardenscapes, Poker Heat, Naruto Online And Total War Battles: Kingdom

This year, Facebook's multiple gaming platforms connected people in new and improved ways. Here are some of the 2016 Facebook Games of the Year.

Video Games December 31, 2016

How To Buy And Sell Items On Facebook? Marketplace Will Let You Do That And Here's How To Use It

Facebook announced a new service for its huge user base of 1.7 billion in the form of a trade and sell section. Meet Marketplace, the go-to place for buying objects from Facebook users who live near you.

Internet October 3, 2016

Facebook Reportedly Developing Standalone Camera App With Live Streaming: Another Snapchat Clone?

Facebook is reportedly making a standalone camera app with live video streaming in an effort to get its users to create and share more photos and videos.

Apps/Software April 26, 2016

Watch This UK Nan (Grandma) Get Adorably Distressed When She Is Live Face Swapped With Beyonce And Others

An English grandmother tries the face-swap feature on Facebook for the first time and her reactions are just incredibly funny. Watch the video and see if you can stop yourself from laughing along.

Internet Culture April 16, 2016

Facebook Introduces New Ways To Search And Discover Live Videos In Its Mobile App

Facebook announced two new ways users can discover Live videos: a new search section and the ability for Live videos to appear in Trending Topics.

Apps/Software April 7, 2016

Facebook Will Still Work On BlackBerry Via A Web-Based App

BlackBerry confirmed that Facebook will still be available on its devices, but only via a Web-based app.

Apps/Software March 30, 2016

Facebook Rolls Out Support For Apple's Live Photos For iOS App

Facebook has started rolling out support for Apple's Live Photos feature on its iOS app for a small group of users, with global support expected next year for all iOS users.

Apps/Software December 21, 2015

Facebook Launches Livestreaming Video Feature For Verified Pages

Facebook began rolling out its real-time Live video feature for users with verified Pages.

Apps/Software December 18, 2015

Facebook Now Tells You When A Friend Is Writing A Comment On Your Post

Facebook is currently trying out a new functionality which informs users when a friend is writing a comment on one of their posts. The company believes the new feature is aimed to help its users have real-time conversations with their loved ones.

Apps/Software December 15, 2015

Facebook Notify Will Push News And Custom Notifications To Your iPhone Lock Screen

Facebook just launched Notify, an app that will display notifications even through an iPhone's lock screen. Users can curate the notifications they receive and choose the stations that will feed them news and other things that interest them.

Apps/Software November 11, 2015

Facebook Announces New 'Music Stories' Feature That Lets Users Share Song Clips From Apple Music And Spotify

Facebook has begun rolling out a new feature called Music Stories for iOS users that allows them to share a snippet of a song directly from Spotify or Apple Music to their News Feed.

Apps/Software November 5, 2015

Facebook App Draining Your iPhone Battery? Facebook's On It

Facebook app users were right: the app is burning their batteries faster than usual. Facebook has confirmed the bug and says it is on it.

Apps/Software October 16, 2015

Facebook Introduces News Feed Update That Gives Users More Control

Facebook just rolled out new control preferences on its mobile app that allow users to prioritize the people and Pages they want to appear first in their News Feeds.

Internet July 9, 2015

Apple Watch Gets Many Apps But No F — Fart And Facebook

Those looking for Facebook or Fart Watch for the Apple Watch may be disappointed to find that neither are available. There's a chance that one of the two could appear later, but the other has been ruled out.

Wearable Tech April 27, 2015

5 questions we wish Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg would have answered in his Q&A

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg held a live Q&A on Thursday. Zuckerberg answered questions submitted by users for about an hour, alongside some of the company's top executives that flew in to Facebook headquarters in California. Here are the top five questions, we wish he would have answered.

Internet Culture November 7, 2014

Facebook rumored to launch an app that lets users chat anonymously

Facebook has reportedly been developing an app that would allow users to chat about various topics with pseudonyms. The app could compete with anonymous-based apps like Secret or Whisper.

Internet Culture October 7, 2014

Facebook testing sticker feature in comments

Facebook confirms that it is trying an option that will allow users to add stickers in their comments. The stickers are also available in FB messenger or chat.

Internet August 21, 2014

Facebook lays down game changing rules for app developers

Facebook made two important changes in its platform policy, addressing "freemium" games and incentivizing users for liking pages.

Apps/Software August 9, 2014

Facebook for Windows Phone gets a facelift, new features

Microsoft has recently updated its Facebook app for Windows Phone. Along with a new design, the overhauled version is packed with a number of beta features.

Apps/Software August 6, 2014

Facebook limits auto-shared content, will favor explicitly shared stories

After a string of changes to give the user more control over the Facebook experience, the social network announced it will no longer prioritize content posted automatically by third-party apps.

Internet May 29, 2014

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