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Facebook hires Google employee for its new test app team

Announced last week, Facebook`s NPE team is aimed at developing experimental apps for consumers who are still slightly removed from the core Facebook brand.

Jul 16, 2019, 14:14 PM IST

myPersonality app misused 4 million users' personal data, removed from Facebook

Facebook said it would notify those who were affected.

Aug 23, 2018, 09:45 AM IST

Facebook acquires anonymous teenage polling app tbh

The app lets teenagers anonymously answer kind-hearted, multiple-choice questions about friends, who then receive the poll results as compliments.

Oct 17, 2017, 10:23 AM IST

Facebook tests WhatsApp shortcut in its app

The new button, which can be found in the menu area of the app, is currently available to a few users on the Android version of the app.

Sep 23, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Facebook reportedly working on app for live group video chat

Facebook is reportedly working on a stand-alone app that would soon help its over two billion users make live group video chats on its platform.

Jul 06, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

Facebook to launch messaging app for teens: Report

In a bid to protect vulnerable teenagers from online bullying and exploitation, Facebook is reportedly launching a new messaging app that will allow parents to monitor who their children are in contact with.

Jun 03, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Soon you can order food from Facebook

Facebook is rolling out new option "Order Food" to a select users in the US which will let them order food directly from its app, without having to open the restaurants`s dedicated app or website.

May 20, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Facebook integrating Messenger app into desktop version

In the upgraded version, the previous inbox icon has been replaced with the Messenger icon in the blue navigation bar at the top of the screen.

Jan 19, 2017, 11:34 AM IST

Just for teens Facebook app hits Android

After launching for iPhone users a couple of months back, Facebook's teenager-only "Lifestage" app has come to Android.

Oct 29, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

Facebook makes Workplace app available for all

Buoyed by the positive response from over 1,000 companies that are currently using Workplace (formerly known as Facebook at Work), the company has announced to make the app available to all.

Oct 11, 2016, 11:42 AM IST

Facebook photo-sharing app Moments advances to web

Facebook`s photo sharing app Moments, has advanced from mobile space to the web and now allows users to share a web link to your private album with anyone.

Sep 10, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Can a Facebook app aid Alzheimer's caregivers?

To help bring some order in the lives of such Alzheimer's caregivers a team of US researchers is to test if a Facebook web app could be of help.

Aug 08, 2016, 11:39 AM IST

Facebook to start testing offline videos in India from today

Zee Media Bureau

Jul 11, 2016, 10:21 AM IST

Wow! Facebook Messenger app got new features!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Facebook's Messenger standalone app has become more user friendly and time saving.

Jun 17, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

New Facebook, Messenger and Instagram apps launched for Windows 10

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Finally, Facebook launched its much awaited new trio of apps- Facebook, Messenger and Instsgram- for Windows 10.

Apr 29, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

Android device running slow? Uninstall Facebook app from your smartphone

As per reports, Facebook's official mobile app is slowing your Android smartphones and consuming excess battery power.

Feb 02, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Facebook, YouTube most popular apps of 2015

Probably the most widely used and known social networking site, Facebook's users visit it almost every day, some of them even addicted to it. With over 126 million monthly users, social networking giant Facebook has been voted as the most popular application of 2015.

Dec 22, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Now, enjoy short song clips in Facebook News Feed

The social network has already begun rolling out the feature to iOS users around the world.

Nov 06, 2015, 17:46 PM IST

Why are Facebook workers ditching iPhones?

A large chunk of Facebook's expanding user base in emerging markets in the developing world access the social network on Android devices, and not iPhones.

Oct 31, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

Facebook introduces new personalised notifications tab

You can also add additional, optional information that is tailored for you based on where you are if you enable location history in the Facebook app.

Oct 27, 2015, 18:39 PM IST