WhatsApp will wipe deleted messages from your notification center
WhatsApp continues to test its message recall feature, and screenshots obtained from WhatsApp Beta info (via TNW) indicate that they are getting closer. Now, WhatsApp’s delete for everyone feature will also erase messages fr...
Facebook is now testing Bonfire, a “new way to group video chat”
Facebook is testing a new group video chat app, Bonfire. Bonfire is a new app for group video chats by the social media firm which bears heavy similarities to Houseparty, another app dedicated to video chatting. While Facebook Mes...
Facebook Messenger might soon prompt you to meet your friends offline
Find yourself hanging out with friends more online than in real life? Facebook might have an app for that. Facebook is now testing a new feature in messenger that promotes you to organise meet ups with friends. It’s only bee...
Facebook is still trying really hard to trick you into using Facebook Stories
No one not currently working for the Facebook Marketing department is using Facebook Stories, but the firm would like to change that by piggy backing onto a service that users do use–Instagram. Facebook is now testing out a ...
Microsoft and Facebook makes it easier for AI models to hop from one AI framework to another
Microsoft today announced their collaboration with Facebook to announce Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) format. ONNX brings interoperability to the AI framework ecosystem. ONNX provides a definition of an extensible computat...
Facebook updates its Beta Windows app with round avatars
Facebook has updated its Facebook Beta app for Windows 10 with a few design changes. While there’s nothing earth-shattering, Facebook is working on bringing the Windows app closer to what it offers on other platforms. Facebo...
Instagram now lets mobile users view stories on the web
More than 200 million people use Instagram Stories, and the firm is planning to grow that number by making it more accessible. Instagram’s Stories have been rapidly expanding in availability, first appearing in Android and i...
Facebook’s Disaster Response “Safety Check” feature is now rolling out to everyone
Facebook’s Disaster Response Feature “Safety Check” is getting a small upgrade. The feature, which lets you communicate to friends and loved ones that you are safe in the wake of natural disasters and terrorist a...
Facebook flatters Microsoft’s HoloLens team by immitation
It’s long been known that Facebook, home of the Oculus Rift, was working on developing augmented reality headsets, with the company famously saying the technology will not be ready until 2022. Now a new patent by Oculus has...
Facebook is bringing its Snapchat Stories clone to the desktop – but you probably don’t care
Facebook is bringing its Facebook Stories to the desktop soon, TechCrunch reports. The story format, which the firm introduced to its Facebook Mobile app this year to tumbleweeds and general disinterest will now creep onto your de...