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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook tests “sidebar status” feature in mobile apps, similar to AIM's away message   —  Facebook brings back the away message in a new mobile experiment  —  In the late 1990s and early 2000s, before Facebook created the world's first billion-person social network, many of us stayed in touch through instant messaging.
Apr 15, 2015, 5:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook launches a standalone website for Messenger at Messenger.com for users who want a dedicated desktop messaging experience   —  Facebook Launches Messenger for Web Browsers  —  Facebook is bringing Messenger, its standalone messaging tool, to the Web.
Apr 8, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Newest App Riff Lets Friends Add Clips To Collaborative Videos   —  You could start the next Harlem Shake-style crowdsourced video phenomenon with Facebook's new app Riff, out today worldwide in 15 languages on iOS and Android.  —  Shoot a video of up to 20 seconds in Riff …
Apr 1, 2015, 1:12 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's new “Scrapbook” feature lets parents tag their children in photos, giving kids an official presence without full profiles   —  Facebook's New Photo “Scrapbook” Lets Parents Give Kids An Official Presence  —  For the first time, children under 13 are allowed to have an official presence on Facebook.
Mar 31, 2015, 2:15 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Social news app Nuzzel arrives on Android   —  Nuzzel for Android lets you know what stories your friends are talking about  —  Nuzzel is basically a free social RSS reader for news stories shared by your friends.  The service — which is already available on the web and iOS — launches on Android today.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Todd Hamilton / Facebook Developers:
Facebook introduces new share sheet, refreshed Comments Plugin that integrates with Pages, Share and Send button, and App Invites to share an app with a friend   —  Grow Your App By Helping People Share  —  Our goal is to make it easier for people to share great content from apps …
Mar 25, 2015, 3:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook plans to turn Messenger into a developer platform, eyeing pioneers Line and WeChat   —  Facebook Plans To Turn Messenger Into A Platform  —  Next week at its F8 developer conference, Facebook will announce new ways for third parties to offer experiences through its Messenger app, according to multiple sources.
Mar 20, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook now offers free friend-to-friend payments in its Messenger app using debit cards, to roll out to Android, iOS, and desktop in US over coming months   —  Facebook Introduces Free Friend-To-Friend Payments Through Messages  —  When you chat with friends about settling debts or splitting the bill …
Mar 17, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Facebook:
Explaining Our Community Standards and Approach to Government Requests   —  By Monika Bickert, Head of Global Policy Management, and Chris Sonderby, Deputy General Counsel  —  Every day, people around the world use Facebook to connect with family and friends, share information and express themselves.
Mar 16, 2015, 6:15 AMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Swarm update adds direct messaging and group chat, eliminates Plans tab, which let users broadcast plans to friends publicly   —  Swarm Launches Direct Messaging, Ditches Awkward Public Plans  —  Swarm has today launched private messaging within its location-based social network …
Mar 12, 2015, 11:30 PMIn context

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