Facebook brings its new Messenger design to the Web
Facebook redesigned its Messenger app for users on iOS and Android last year to incorporate a cleaner, bolder and more modern design language. Today the firm has begun rolling it out to users on desktop devices, and users of the F...
Facebook’s Messenger tests a new snooze notification feature
Facebook Messenger wants to be a little less instant messaging and a little more reply at your own leisure with a new feature. The firm is testing a new button for its Android app, allowing users to dismiss notifications to be tri...
Facebook will soon let you chat in the Facebook app
Back in 2014, the company announced that it would move the Chats away from the app and that the users would need to install the Messenger app to continue receiving messages. Fast forwarding four years, Facebook has finally decide...
A Facebook Messenger bug may have exposed who you were chatting with
Facebook’s got pretty bad luck with privacy — even in cases where it isn’t their fault. A new vulnerability has been discovered by security company Imperva which allowed hackers to see who users had been chatting...
Facebook Messenger gets one of the best features of WhatsApp
Most of us would have accidentally sent a message to a wrong person or mistyped something during a chat. Until now, these mistakes cannot be undone easily as the messages once sent cannot be deleted. Starting today, Facebook Messe...
Facebook Messenger temporarily surfaced old chats to baffled users
Missed notifications are one thing, but zombie notifications are another plague entirely. Facebook Messenger users were faced with zombie messages — texts that had been dealt with and dispatched months — maybe years...
Facebook now rolling out new Messenger design focusing on simplicity
The New Messenger Say ? to the new Messenger. We've simplified the experience to make it easier for you to find the features you like, connect with the people you care about, and personalize your conversations. Posted by Mess...
Facebook Messenger is testing a new feature that makes it easier to tell fake friends from real
Facebook is testing a new feature that makes it easier to tell who’s messaging you and where from. When a contact sends you an unsolicited text, it will provide extra information such as whether it used an email or phone nu...
Facebook’s Messenger for Kids app will have a sleep mode and let you add another parent
Last year Facebook’s Messenger app for kids was announced as an app which let parents keep an eye on their children while still using Facebook. “In addition to our research with thousands of parents, we’ve engaged with ...
Facebook Messenger adds support for admin privileges
Facebook is adding a much-needed feature in group chats to its Facebook Messenger app, Group Admin privileges. Adin privileges are present in rival apps like WhatsApp and Google’s Allo, and its odd that the firm took so long...