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Facebook:
Facebook redesigns Trending Topics pages to make it easier for users to discover alternate news sources, rolling out first to iPhone users in US   —  Redesigned Trending Results Page  —  Starting today, we're introducing a redesigned Trending results page, which is the page you see when you click …
May 24, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Facebook debuts new group features for Live, including Live With, letting users stream side-by-side, and Live Chat with Friends private chatrooms   —  Facebook Live might be about bringing the entire community together around events, but sometimes you just want to know the reactions of your buddies.
May 23, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Facebook rolls out Instant Games on Messenger to all users, currently with up to 50 games including Words with Friends   —  Facebook is announcing today that it is rolling out Instant Games on Messenger more broadly to the 1.2 billion people who use the messaging system every month.
May 2, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
Facebook Stories now shows friends who haven't posted, creating the impression of a ghost town on the little-used feature   —  Facebook launched a new story feature in its main app last week, adding a Snapchat-esque feed of ephemeral pictures and videos to the top of the News Feed.
Apr 5, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook's main app gets Snapchat-like Stories atop the News Feed, Direct for sharing ephemeral images and video with friends, and in-app camera effects   —  We want to make it fast, fun and easy for people to share creative photos and videos with whomever they choose, for however long they choose …
Mar 28, 2017, 8:33 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger now lets you share your live location to a group of friends or just one person for one hour at a time, on iOS and Android   —  Facebook Messenger wants to be an offline social gathering tool, not just an online chat app.  Today it's adding a new Live Location feature …
Mar 27, 2017, 11:10 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook rolling out emoji reactions including a thumbs-down button and mention alerts in Messenger   —  Group chat will get a bit less chaotic with the global rollout of two Facebook Messenger features it was previously testing in Vietnam.  —  Users can now @mention friends in a group chat …
Mar 23, 2017, 11:10 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Google Maps adds feature that lets users share their location with friends and family on an ongoing basis or for a specified period of time   —  Google Maps has today launched a new feature to allow you to share your location with others.  While that might seem creepy, it's not the first to add this type of functionality.
Mar 22, 2017, 10:10 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Snapchat launches widget chat shortcuts, made with Bitmoji avatars, for iOS Today screen and Android homescreen   —  Snapchat is doubling down on private messaging as Instagram and Facebook Messenger clone and steal usage from its Stories feature.  —  Now you can instantly start chatting with your best friends on Snapchat.
Mar 14, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Caitlin McGarry / PCWorld:
In SXSW interview Nick Denton talks about how Gawker's Hogan coverage could have been better and the importance of conversation-driven platforms to media   —  “Facebook makes me despise many of my friends and Twitter makes me hate the rest of the world," Gawker founder Nick Denton said.
Mar 12, 2017, 10:55 PMIn context

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