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Facebook Launches Messenger For Kids With Pre-Approved Contacts

12/04/2017, With kids these days being able to access smartphones, tablets, and social media, we’re sure that parents now have more dangers to worry about. Kids will be kids, but that doesn’t mean that parents can’t have a bit of control over their online...

Facebook Messenger Payments Now Available In The UK And France

11/07/2017, Facebook clearly wants its Messenger platform to be more than just an app for chatting. This is why they’ve introduced various tools and features to it in a bid to enhance its functionality. One of those features that was introduced was the ability to...

Apple Music Extension For Facebook Messenger Now Available

10/06/2017, Last year it was announced that Spotify would be integrated with Facebook Messenger in which users will be able to search for songs on Spotify and share it with the person that they’re chatting with. Granted there are plenty of ways of sharing songs,...

WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger To Get A New Set Of Emojis

10/02/2017, If you’re someone who uses quite a bit of emojis when chatting with friends, then you’ll be interested to learn that WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger will be getting a new set of emojis that you can check out in the near future, although it seems that...

Facebook Testing A Tinder-Like Feature For Messenger

09/08/2017, Asking a friend to meet up and hanging out isn’t particularly difficult, but it seems that Facebook wants to make it easier. In a report from Motherboard, it seems that the social networking platform is testing out a new feature for its Messenger app...

Facebook Messenger Video Chat Gets New Filters

06/27/2017, Video chatting via Facebook Messenger is hardly a new feature, but it seems that Facebook is hoping that more users will start to use it as they have announced a bunch of new features and updates to the service that is aimed to make it more fun and...

Facebook Messenger AI Can Now Save Links For Later

06/27/2017, While Google might have announced Allo with a built-in AI assistant in the form of Google Assistant last year, Facebook actually had a similar idea before them. This was in the form of the Messenger AI dubbed “M” that was originally announced in 2015,...

Spotify Introduces Group Playlists For Facebook Messenger

06/21/2017, Instant messengers these days are starting to offer up much more in terms of features besides just chatting. For example Apple’s Messages app now supports apps of its own where users can expand upon its functionality, and the same can also be said for...

Facebook Messenger Now Supports Sending GIFs From Gboard

02/16/2017, The ability to send GIFs within Facebook Messenger isn’t new and it has been available for users since last year. However if you’re a user of Google’s Gboard app, you’ll be pleased to learn that Messenger will now support users sending GIFs from...

Facebook Testing Out Ads Within Messenger

01/25/2017, Over the past few years, Facebook has made efforts to try and get its users to migrate to its Messenger chat app, where instead of being able to chat within Facebook’s app, you’ll have to download a separate app. Even on the web version of Facebook,...