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Facebook Just Launched A Bot Platform For Messenger

04/12/2016, Facebook has made no secret of the fact that it wants to transform Messenger into a full-fledged platform where it’s possible for companies to provide customer service and airlines to provide boarding passes. Messenger started off as a way to keep...

Scannable Profile Codes Now Available On Facebook Messenger

04/07/2016, Facebook already owns one of the most widely used cross-platform messaging services on the planet, WhatsApp, but it’s also positioning Facebook Messenger as the perfect service for keeping in touch with friends and family. It’s giving all...

Facebook Messenger Could Integrate Apple Pay

03/28/2016, It looks like the hugely popular Facebook Messenger app might do a whole lot more than just helping you keep in touch with one another, as the social network giant might be exploring the possibility of an in-store purchase model via its mobile app, and...

Lyft Opens Up API To 3rd Party Devs

03/07/2016, It looks like Lyft is following Uber’s footsteps, or should I say tracks, when it comes to the opening up of its API to third party developers. As for one of the first few third party developers to take advantage of this move, it would be Facebook...

Facebook Messenger For Android Gets An Overhaul

03/07/2016, If you regularly use Facebook Messenger for Android you’re in for a surprise today. The company has completely overhauled the app and the user interface is in line with Material Design elements that you’ll find on lots of Android apps now. It...

Spotify Integration Comes To Facebook Messenger

03/03/2016, Facebook is gradually integrating more services within Facebook Messenger. It started with the Transportation hub with Uber and now it’s all about music. The world’s largest social network has announced today that Spotify integration is now...

Facebook Messenger To Enable SMS Feature

02/12/2016, It looks like there is more than meets the eye with what is going on over at Facebook Messenger, especially since we received word that multiple account support could potentially roll out to the masses in due time. In fact, it seems as though Facebook...

Facebook Messenger For Mac Reportedly In Development

01/10/2016, Facebook has transformed Messenger into a bonafide communications platform ever since the day it launched a standalone app and removed the ability to chat with friends through the main Facebook app. In just a couple of years Messenger has grown into so...

Facebook Messenger Reaches 800 Million Users

01/07/2016, It seems like it was just yesterday that Facebook launched a standalone Messenger app and then removed the chat feature from its main app so that users would have to install the new app if they wanted to chat with friends on Facebook through their mobile...

Facebook Shuts Down Photo Syncing In Favor Of Moments App

12/14/2015, It was only a couple of years ago that Facebook launched the standalone Messenger app, back then you could chat with friends using both the main app and this new app, however Facebook later made it mandatory to download Messenger if you wanted to chat...

Facebook Begins Testing Snapchat-Like Ephemeral Messages

11/12/2015, According to a new report Facebook is jumping on the ephemeral messaging bandwagon as well by testing a new feature in the standalone Facebook Messenger app, for now the test appears to be limited to users in France, it allows them to send messages to...

Facebook M Is A Personal Assistant For Messenger

08/26/2015, It seems that the idea of a personal digital assistant is starting to catch on. We’ve seen integrated solutions from Microsoft, Apple, and Google, and we’ve also seen third-party options from the likes of SoundHound, and now it looks like Facebook...

Facebook Messenger Experiment Lets You Share GIFs Easily

07/05/2015, In a previous update to Facebook Messenger, Facebook allowed users to turn to third-party apps and services to do more activities with your friends instead of just chatting, and sending animated GIFs was one of them. However this process wasn’t always...