THE VERGE Facebook Messenger has gotten too cluttered, its leader said today. David Marcus, Facebook’s vice president of messaging products, said in a blog post of 2018 predictions today that the company had gone overboard in the past two years as it brought new features to the app. “Over the last two years, we built a lot of capabilities to find the features that continue to set us apart,” Marcus wrote. “A lot of them have found their product market fit; some haven’t. While we raced to build these new fe 1 month
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facebook s controversial messenger kids app is coming to android today Facebook’s controversial Messenger Kids app is coming to Android today
THE VERGE Facebook is bringing its Messenger Kids chat app to Android today after first rolling it out... 1 week
facebook s kid texting app messenger kids arrives on android Facebook’s kid texting app Messenger Kids arrives on Android
TechCrunch  Facebook’s controversial app Messenger Kids, which lets parents control who kids can talk to, is today rolling out... 1 week
facebook s child friendly texting app messenger kids arrives on android Facebook’s child-friendly texting app Messenger Kids arrives on Android
TechCrunch  Facebook’s controversial app Messenger Kids, which lets parents control who kids can talk to, is today rolling out... 1 week
facebook messenger will try to be the third wheel in your new relationship Facebook Messenger will try to be the third wheel in your new relationship
THE VERGE Just ahead of Valentine’s Day, Facebook is adding a few... 1 week
facebook messenger now lets you add more people to in progress calls Facebook Messenger now lets you add more people to in-progress calls
TechCrunch  Facebook Messenger now lets you add more people to a voice or video call... 2 days
facebook admits sms notifications sent using two factor number was caused by bug Facebook admits SMS notifications sent using two-factor number was caused by bug
THE VERGE Facebook this evening clarified the situation around SMS notifications sent using the company’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system, admitting that the messages were indeed caused... 7 days
facebook messenger now lets you easily turn one on one video calls into group calls Facebook Messenger now lets you easily turn one-on-one video calls into group calls
9to5Mac Facebook has released an update today to its Messenger platform... 2 days
facebook announces new messenger features to help couples feel the love this valentine s day Facebook announces new Messenger features to help couples ‘feel the love’ this Valentine’s Day
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facebook promoting its onavo vpn in facebook ios app Facebook Promoting its Onavo VPN in Facebook iOS App
MacRumors Facebook has started promoting the Onavo VPN client it acquired back in 2013 directly within the Facebook app... 1 week
facebook is pushing its data tracking onavo vpn within its main mobile app Facebook is pushing its data-tracking Onavo VPN within its main mobile app
TechCrunch  Onavo Protect, the VPN client from the data-security app maker acquired by Facebook back in 2013, has now popped up in the Facebook app... 2 weeks
chat heads are now on google s phone app for easier multitasking Chat heads are now on Google’s Phone app for easier multitasking
THE VERGE Google’s latest update of its Android phone app comes with the addition of a... 1 week
google s reply app is woefully bland exactly the way it should be Google’s Reply app is woefully bland — exactly the way it should be
THE VERGE Last week, Google’s Area 120 division announced that it’s building... 2 days
google s testing an android app that adds smart reply to slack facebook messenger and more Google’s testing an Android app that adds Smart Reply to Slack, Facebook Messenger, and more
THE VERGE Google’s messaging app strategy is a... 1 week
facebook and apple work out deal for subscription news purchases in ios app Facebook and Apple Work Out Deal for Subscription News Purchases in iOS App
MacRumors Facebook in October introduced a new feature designed to let... 2 weeks
facebook s protect feature on ios essentially installs spyware on iphone and ipad Facebook’s ‘Protect’ feature on iOS essentially installs spyware on iPhone and iPad
9to5Mac Facebook is rolling out a new security feature called Protect to many users of its iOS app. While the name might make unknowing users feel... 1 week
facebook messenger streamlines controls for creating group video and audio chats Facebook Messenger Streamlines Controls for Creating Group Video and Audio Chats
MacRumors In December 2016, Facebook Messenger rolled out the ability for users to create group... 2 days
facebook messenger now lets you add friends to ongoing video chats Facebook Messenger now lets you add friends to ongoing video chats
THE VERGE Facebook Messenger now allows you to add more friends and family members to your... 2 days
facebook didn t mean to send spam texts to two factor authentication users Facebook didn’t mean to send spam texts to two-factor authentication users
TechCrunch  Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos apologized for spam texts that were incorrectly sent... 6 days
10 Facebook Messenger tips newbies need to know - CNET
CNET You can play games, send money and a whole lot more with these tips for beginners. 1 day
Facebook Messenger gets more excited about your love life - CNET
CNET Lovebirds get digital doo-dads like streamlined access to heart-eye emoji and priority placement on each others' contacts lists. 1 week
Verizon's Oath chief hints Go90 video app may go away - CNET
CNET Shows on Go90, Verizon's free mobile video app, are likely to be broken out and deposited in other parts of the Yahoo/AOL empire. 1 week
facebook works it out with apple to test news paywalls on ios Facebook works it out with Apple to test news paywalls on iOS
TechCrunch  Facebook will begin allowing news publishers to run paywalls inside Facebook’s iOS app starting March 1st. Faceobok first started testing paywalls on Android in... 2 weeks
major new ios bug can crash iphones and disable access to apps and imessages Major new iOS bug can crash iPhones and disable access to apps and iMessages
THE VERGE Apple had a shockingly bad week of software... 1 week
Facebook’s latest privacy debacle points to larger problem: Trust - CNET
CNET The social network is in hot water over a VPN security app it owns called Onavo reportedly spying on users. But Facebook’s issues are deeper than... 1 week
facebook inks music licensing deal with ice covering 160 territories 290k rightsholders on fb insta oculus and messenger Facebook inks music licensing deal with ICE covering 160 territories, 290K rightsholders on FB, Insta, Oculus and Messenger
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apple says iphone crash bug will be fixed before ios 11 3 Apple says iPhone crash bug will be fixed before iOS 11.3
THE VERGE Apple is planning to address a new iPhone and macOS crash bug that can... 1 week
apple releases ios 11 2 6 to fix iphone crash bug Apple releases iOS 11.2.6 to fix iPhone crash bug
THE VERGE Apple has released iOS 11.2.6 today, which includes a bug fix for the Indian language (Telugu) character that... 4 days
New Collins Vertical Messenger Bag is a simple, stylish way to tote a Surface Pro
Windows Central Need a customized Surface bag for a day trip to the coffee shop? The Collins Messenger Bag for... 3 days
Facebook forges ahead with kids app despite expert criticism
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robot assistants and a marijuana incubator Robot assistants and a marijuana incubator
TechCrunch  We’ve had plenty of time to get used to our robot overlords and Boston Dynamics is helping us get there. This week we talk... 5 days
Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer heckles Stephen Curry, fails - CNET
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Jim Henson's 'Labyrinth' returning to theaters for three days - CNET
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Apple Pay Cash international roll out appears imminent as iOS users in Spain, Ireland see feature
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Google app 7.22 preps customizing search widget, ‘Purchases,’ more smart display details [APK Insight]
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Latest Apple Pay promotion offering free grocery delivery with Instacart
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What features would you like to see added to AirPods? [Poll]
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YouTube quietly gets a redesign on Android TV, finally supports adjusting video quality
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Affinity Photo for iPad receives big 1.6.7 update + free limited-time bonus content
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Francisco Franco just released a beautiful calendar widget called Home Agenda [Gallery]
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Fuchsia OS has a new Disney-themed codename for Google Assistant, but why?
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'Silicon Valley' trailer: Life's gone to the dogs without Erlich - CNET
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Apple offers look at the development of Portrait Lighting camera feature in new video
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Apple files for updated Apple TV trademark potentially hinting at more advanced gaming capabilities
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Miss your Windows phone? Try these phones and apps instead - CNET
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Apple sponsors UK BRIT music awards featuring new Animoji karaoke ad
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