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Steve O'Hear / TechCrunch:
Facebook secures an e-money license from Irish government, which can be used in all EU countries, potentially allowing Messenger-based payments in Europe   —  Paving the way for friend-to-friend payments to come to Facebook Messenger in Europe (and after the functionality debuted in the U.S …
Dec 7, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook launches Messenger-based platform for HTML5 games, played in message threads; 17 games available at launch, including Pac-Man, Space Invaders   —  Bored while you wait for someone to text back?  Now you can challenge friends for high scores on Facebook Messenger's new Instant Games …
Nov 29, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook adds analytics support for Messenger bots, opens its developer program FbStart to bot developers   —  Facebook has been putting a big effort into growing Messenger as a bot platform this year.  Now there are 34,000 of these bots in existence, built to automatically feed you news and entertainment …
Nov 14, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook mistakenly showed memorial banners on profile pages implying users were dead, apologized for a “terrible error”   —  RIP  —  Facebook is capping one of the longest weeks in American history by telling everyone that they are dead.  Log on to your profile and there's …
Nov 11, 2016, 5:40 PMIn context
Jared Newman / Fast Company:
Pocket will start recommending popular stories saved by other users and will list them in categories like technology, food, and fitness   —  While Facebook and Twitter offer an endless parade of links, Pocket wants to promote only the good stuff.  —  Gathering good reading material from around the internet is hard.
Oct 26, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook rolls out new tools in the US for seeking friends' recommendations on local places or services, discovering local events, and interacting with Pages   —  People come to Facebook every day to connect and share experiences with friends and family.  We share the great places we go and we ask …
Oct 19, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook is testing a feature in Messenger that suggests conversation topics based on the friend's past activity   —  Facebook Messenger may have already hit the billion-user club this past summer, but the company is always looking for new ways to increase app usage.
Oct 17, 2016, 7:25 PMIn context
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Oct 10, 2016, 1:07 PMIn context
Aditya Koolwal / Facebook:
Facebook launches standalone Events app on iOS to help you find, track, and manage events; Android version is coming soon   —  Every day, more than 100 million people use Facebook events to discover things they can do with their friends — from festivals and 5Ks to neighborhood fairs and nightlife.
Oct 7, 2016, 1:13 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook Messenger adds Instant Video, which lets you quickly share live video within conversations   —  Open Messenger in iOS or Android, start a conversation with a friend and the app will offer you the option of adding live video to your chat.  —  The video starts without sound, but you can turn it on if you want.
Sep 1, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context

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