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Facebook Enables Casual Gaming With Instant Games

11/29/2016, Facebook today confirmed the launch of its Instant Games platform which will enable its billion-plus users to indulge in casual gaming on Facebook Messenger as well as in their News Feed. The HTML5 gaming platform will power games inside Messenger and...

Facebook Messenger Gets Android Auto Integration

11/15/2016, It has been a while since Google introduced Android Auto, the extension of its mobile platform into the car. The infotainment system already comes baked into many new cars while third-party manufacturers have also released after-market stereos with...

Sponsored Messages Coming Soon To Facebook Messenger

11/08/2016, You will soon start seeing a lot more sponsored messages in Facebook Messenger. The company today announced that it’s opening up the sponsored messages platform to all advertisers, it was previously testing out the platform with a select group of...

‘Instant Games’ Being Tested For Facebook Messenger

11/06/2016, Facebook is testing a new platform within Messenger which will enable users to play lightweight games against their friends inside the Messenger app. King.com, the company behind smash hit Candy Crush, has already started testing one such game called...

Facebook Messenger Gets PayPal Payments

10/24/2016, Facebook Messenger users can already make payments inside the app using cards and now PayPal has announced today that it’s rolling out as another payment option. This opens PayPal up to countless Facebook Messenger users. PayPal says that it has...

Facebook Messenger Data Saver Mode Being Tested

10/16/2016, Facebook has already added a data saver mode to its main app and the company is now testing a similar feature for the Messenger app. Facebook Messenger has been transformed into a bonafide platform ever since it was separated from the main app. It now...

Facebook Messenger End-To-End Encryption Rolled Out For All Users

10/04/2016, Most popular cross-platform messaging services offer end-to-end encryption these days to assure their users that their conversations are transmitted safely and securely. The need to assure users of this feature only became greater after Edward...

Facebook Messenger May Get Snapchat Stories-Like Feature Soon

10/02/2016, It has been rumored time and again that Facebook was quite interested in acquiring Snapchat but a deal was never reached. We’ve seen the company gradually copy some of Snapchat’s features for its own products. Instagram Stories is the most...

How To Log Out of Facebook Messenger On Android

10/02/2016, A number of people asked us what they should do in order to be logged out of Facebook Messenger. Some may want to log back in with a different account, or didn’t like the experience. In any case, just follow the steps below and you’ll be on...

Polls Bring Democracy To Facebook Messenger

09/22/2016, Do you and your friends struggle to agree on where to go for dinner? Democracy is always the best option when different people are presenting different options and that holds true for deciding where to go for dinner as well. The process of voting will be...

Facebook Messenger Bots Can Now Accept Payments

09/12/2016, It hasn’t been long since Facebook launched a bot platform for Messenger. Thousands of bots that help users do a variety of things are now available in Facebook Messenger, and today the company revealed that it’s making them even more useful....

Facebook Messenger Gets An American Express Bot

09/11/2016, Facebook Messenger now has a proper bot platform which businesses can use to interact with their customers. We’ve already seen airlines, banks, retailers, and other businesses take advantage of this platform and now American Express is jumping in as...