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Messenger Now Open To Anyone Without A Facebook Account Globally

07/16/2015, Last month we reported that Facebook decided to launch Messenger as a standalone app where users would not necessarily need a Facebook account in order to use it. However at that time it was only available in the US, Canada, Peru, and Venezuela. The good...

Facebook Messenger Payments Now Available To Everyone In The US

06/30/2015, Last month Facebook rolled out their Payments feature for their Messenger app. Unfortunately at that time it seemed like the feature was in testing and was only limited to NYC. Well the good news is that it looks like Facebook has decided that the feature...

Messenger Sans A Facebook Account Now Possible

06/24/2015, How many of you out there actually make use of Facebook Messenger in order to keep in touch with your family and friends? I am quite sure that there is a sizeable amount, as we all do not simply rely on a solitary messaging program these days. Well,...

Tizen Could Get Native Facebook, Messenger, Instagram Apps

06/04/2015, A smartphone’s ecosystem is what makes it successful, or at least one of the factors that contributes to its success. For example iOS and Android have more than a million apps for their users to choose from, and while you probably won’t need that...

FB Messenger Lets You Share Your Location

06/04/2015, It was late last month that we brought you word on how Facebook Messenger payments have started to make its way to NYC, and here we are with yet more Facebook Messenger news. We hope to be harbingers of good news, and it looks like there is yet another...

Facebook Messenger Payments Roll Out To NYC

05/27/2015, A couple of months ago, Facebook announced a new feature for its Messenger app that would allow users to send money to their friends directly through the app. It is a handy tool and a great way to pay friends back on the spot. The feature did not roll out...

Facebook Officially Turns Messenger Into A Platform

03/25/2015, According to a couple of reports, Facebook is said to be interested in turning Messenger into a platform where it will make the messaging app more than just that, and sure enough they have. During the company’s F8 conference, they officially revealed...

Facebook’s F8 App Confirms Messenger As A Platform

03/25/2015, According to the folks at TechCrunch, they have recently received a notification sent out by the official Facebook F8 app that more or less confirms that Messenger as a platform is an actual thing, and that more information will be revealed at the...

Facebook Wants To Turn Messenger Into A Platform [Rumor]

03/24/2015, Facebook Messenger is a pretty straightforward app. It lets you send messages to your Facebook friends and even lets you conduct VoIP calls. However it seems that Facebook has bigger plans for Messenger and according to a report from TechCrunch, they are...

Facebook Messenger To Gain Voice-To-Text Transcription In The Future

01/19/2015, Even though Facebook acquired WhatsApp, it does not mean that the company plans on abandoning its Messenger service. In fact according to a Facebook official, it seems that Facebook has plans to improve Messenger in the future and one of the features that...

Facebook & Uber In Talks About Messenger Integration [Rumor]

07/25/2014, Just yesterday we reported that Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, confirmed that the company had plans to monetize the otherwise free Messenger app. As it stands it is unclear as to how Facebook plans on doing this, but perhaps this could clue us in....

Facebook Confirms They Will Monetize Messenger App Eventually

07/24/2014, The Facebook app and the Facebook Messenger app are free. Now we know that Facebook monetizes the app and the web version through ads, but as far as the Messenger app is concerned, it’s free and there are no ads in it. So does Facebook plan on...

Facebook Messenger Has 200 Million Users

04/23/2014, The other day Facebook made a pretty controversial decision when they announced that they’d be removing the Chat feature from their Facebook mobile app. Instead if users wanted to chat with their friends, they’d need to download the separate Facebook...