As it continues to try to grow its Snapchat competitor, Facebook today announced that it is launching support for Stories in Groups and Events. With this new feature, members of a specific Facebook Group or Event will be able to contribute to a Story that’s visible to the rest of the members…
Facebook Stories November 13
Facebook Stories November 10
Facebook rebrands Events app as Facebook Local, adds bars, restaurants, more
Facebook today has launched its latest app, Local, as a rebranded and updated version of its previous standalone Events app. The new app brings together businesses, restaurants, bars, and more along with events.
Facebook Stories November 8
Facebook is trialling an interesting new approach to combatting revenge porn, when someone uploads intimate photos of a former partner to the Internet.
The system it is trying would prevent specific photos ever being uploaded to Facebook, Instagram or Messenger – but you do have to privately share them with Facebook first …
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Facebook Stories August 25
In addition to recent changes to the Newsfeed and other aspects of the app, Facebook today has announced new “On This Day” features for its mobile applications. In a blog post, the social network announced new features for easily “recapping your memories” baked right into the News Feed.
Facebook Stories August 23
Facebook rolling out ability to take 360-degree photos in Android app
Facebook today is bringing the option to take 360-degree photos with its Android app without needing any extra hardware beyond your smartphone.
Facebook Stories August 21
Facebook’s Safety Check getting permanent placement in Android app and the web
First released in 2014, Facebook’s Safety Check feature will be getting a dedicated home both in the Android app as well as on the web.