Facebook’s Aquila is a Solar Powered Drone that can Fly for 90-days and Help Connect People to the Internet

Facebook’s Aquila is a Solar Powered Drone that can Fly for 90-days and Help Connect People to the Internet

Google had us amazed with its Loon project wherein a large balloon beamed Internet to the surrounding periphery. It now seems to be the turn of Facebook who have been working towards providing affordable Internet to the people who till now didn’t get a chance to get a fair access to Internet. The stats claim that there still exists a […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger Claims to Have Over 1 Billion Monthly Users

Facebook Messenger Claims to Have Over 1 Billion Monthly Users

It looks like Facebook’s constant nagging has finally paid off as the company announced today that Messenger has crossed the 1 Billion monthly users mark after 5 years of existence. The messaging platform gained substantial momentum primarily in 2016 with the onset of bots serving 800 Million users in January and 900 Million as reported in April. Additionally, the app is […]

     
 
 

Facebook is Making Messenger a Lot More Secure with End-to-End Encryption

Facebook is Making Messenger a Lot More Secure with End-to-End Encryption

Messaging applications are gradually evolving into one of the most sophisticated platforms out there with bots, third-party integrations and more. However, the privacy factor also needs to be acknowledged when a huge pile of user data is at stakes. Companies including Apple, Google have already revealed their plans for securing information, although, Facebook’s widely popular Messenger app was yet to […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger Might Soon Let You Unsend a Sent Message

Facebook Messenger Might Soon Let You Unsend a Sent Message

You must have been into a situation where, while using Facebook, in a fit of anger or due to the frustration you wrote the worst text ever and then pressed the send button. And later regretted it. At present, there is no CTRL+ Z for a message that you send on Facebook Messenger. Once you have sent a text, it […]

     
 
 

Facebook is Making Messenger A Lot More Social with a New Home Screen

Facebook is Making Messenger A Lot More Social with a New Home Screen

Facebook’s Messenger app is no longer merely a chatting platform, it can execute and accomplish a whole lot more from booking a cab to contacting customer service of any particular firm. With the onset of bots, the social network giant has managed to fabricate a powerful environment capable of achieving almost everything you would expect from a modern day messaging […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger for Android adds SMS Support

Facebook Messenger for Android adds SMS Support

Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular instant messaging services with nearly 900-Million active users. Facebook has been trying to bake in new features for the messaging services at regular intervals. Furthermore, Facebook will also be integrate the upcoming M virtual assistant into the Messenger. And now, Facebook has announced that it will be adding the support for SMS […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger is Apparently Testing out Self-Destructing Messages for iOS

Facebook Messenger is Apparently Testing out Self-Destructing Messages for iOS

Snapchat and self-destructing messages a combination that has undoubtedly helped Snapchat in its long run. While there is nothing cutting edge about the self-destructing messages, the very fact that now many platforms offer the same is making the feature stand out of the crowd. It was earlier speculated that Facebook Messenger would eventually come up with a similar feature and […]

     
 
 

Facebook and Messenger will Now let Customers Engage with Businesses in a Better Way

Facebook and Messenger will Now let Customers Engage with Businesses in a Better Way

Facebook Messenger has hit yet another milestone of 900 Million users and with this the company has decided to introduce a bunch of new features aimed at helping customers interact with business owners. According to Facebook nearly one billion messages are being sent out by the customers to the business owners every month.   Facebook pages are often the point […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger is Reportedly Gearing up for an In-Store Payment and ‘Secret Conversations’ Feature

Facebook Messenger is Reportedly Gearing up for an In-Store Payment and ‘Secret Conversations’ Feature

Facebook has been speculated of bringing in new features for its Messenger app and now a deeper look at its code by Information drops hints about the same. Messenger is expected to come baked in with features like in-store payment for services and also new chat options which would include ‘Secret conversations.’ Until now Messenger has been mostly focusing on […]