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Gboard Testing Smart Replies For Various Messaging Apps

06/29/2018, One of the nifty features that we’re seeing Google roll out to its services is smart replies, where based on the context, Google can offer up smart replies that you can fire off at a tap of a button. This feature has been introduced to Google products...

Facebook To Cut Back On Those ‘Now Connected’ Notifications

06/08/2018, Every now and then Facebook sends users notifications on Messenger where it prompts them that someone they know has joined Facebook. We suppose it’s a friendly reminder in case there are old friends that you wanted to message, although admittedly for...

Facebook Messenger Stories Now Getting A Polls Feature

05/31/2018, We’ve seen Facebook roll out the Stories feature across pretty much all of its platforms, such as Facebook itself, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger. Now it looks like Facebook is bringing more features from Instagram over to Messenger, such as the...


Facebook To Bring Augmented Reality Onto Its Messenger Platform

05/01/2018, Augmented reality seems to be pretty popular at the moment where we’ve seen companies like Apple, Google, and Snap take advantage of it to boost their offerings. This is also why it doesn’t come as a surprise to learn that Facebook is also looking to...

Facebook To Redesign Messenger To Make It Simpler

05/01/2018, Facebook Messenger has definitely evolved over the years since its first inception where it existed as an in-app messaging system for Facebook. The company eventually spun it out to exist on its own where they included a bunch of features to it, such as...

Facebook Messenger For Kids Gets A New ‘Sleep Mode’

04/29/2018, As if it wasn’t bad enough that adults spend so much time buried in their phones and computers, Facebook decided to launch Messenger for Kids where it provides a way for kids to keep in touch with each other, at least through Facebook’s platform. The...

Facebook Now Allowing Users To Unsend Messages

04/09/2018, It has recently been discovered and confirmed that Facebook has been deleting messages sent by Mark Zuckerberg to users. Given that Facebook has no message unsend feature, some have argued that this move was an abuse of Facebook’s powers over its users,...

Facebook Admits They Scan Photos & Links Sent On Messenger

04/04/2018, Facebook’s data privacy scandal is far from over, but it looks like the company has revealed a practice which has ruffled some feathers, namely how the messages, photos, and links you send over its Messenger platform are scanned. This was revealed...

Facebook Messenger Group Chats Just Got More Manageable

03/21/2018, Group chats can get unwieldy especially if you have a lot of people in the group. It gets even messier when there are no admin controls where users can add other users whenever they please. However the good news for Facebook Messenger users is that it...

Facebook Messenger Updated With More Customer Service Tools

02/27/2018, While sending emails to companies is still a valid way to get in touch with customer service, a new way that companies are interacting with their customers these days is through the use of social media, such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook, where...

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...