by Anton D. Nagy | June 13, 2014 4:33 AM
For those of you who rely on Facebook's offering to keep in touch with friends, family, co-workers, etc. via instant messaging, there's a new option of sharing whatever it is that you want to share. In addition to bringing even bigger thumbs-ups, the latest iteration of Facebook Messenger gains the ability to share videos. The Facebook Messenger video sending feature adds an extra way of sharing stuff, in addition to pictures and voice. The way it works is easy: tap the camera icon, hold the Send button, and either send the short clip, or record another one. Both the iOS and Android ...
by Stephen Schenck | April 9, 2014 4:36 PM
So far, Facebook's given smartphone users two primary ways to access instant messages sent over its service: you could either receive and respond to messages from directly within the core Facebook app, or you could fire up Facebook Messenger for a pure messaging experience. Apparently that's all about to change, however, and The Verge has just confirmed with Facebook that an effort is in the works to move all IM traffic over to Facebook Messenger. You'll still be able to see messages in the main Facebook app, but tapping on one of those messages to start interacting with it will instead ...
by Taylor Martin | March 20, 2014 7:31 PM
Just over one month ago, the incredibly popular chat application WhatsApp was acquired by Facebook for over $19 billion in cash and stocks. Why did the social media giant want WhatsApp? It's no secret, honestly – to break into emerging markets and capitalize on WhatsApp's popularity in the eastern world. The question now is, which of the two chat services is better? WhatsApp or Facebook? How do they differ and how are they alike? Most importantly, which one of Facebook's two chat services should you be using? We aim to answer those questions and more in this WhatsApp vs Facebook ...
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