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Inspired by Pokemon Go, Facebook pushes augmented reality

Facebook Inc is trying to seize on the technology known as augmented reality, a mix of the real and digital worlds best known from the hit smartphone game Pokemon Go, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday.

Apr 19, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Facebook offline videos download feature spotted on Android

Facebook has long been planning to take on YouTube with music videos and provide users with the ability to view videos offline.

Jul 18, 2016, 16:52 PM IST

Facebook to start test pilot on offline video viewing feature from July 11?

If you remember, around the time when Facebook came out with its new emojis, they had only been introduced in three countries to test them out. 

Jul 07, 2016, 10:37 AM IST

Is Facebook adding computer art to make your photos incredible?

According to The Verge, it has been discovered that for every photo you upload to Facebook or Instagram, the company quietly makes an html page that replicates that photo using ASCII or text characters that lets you blow up your images to massive scale.

Jan 30, 2016, 23:39 PM IST

German high court rules Facebook "Friend Finder" is unlawful

Germany`s highest court has declared unlawful a feature that encourages Facebook users to market the social media network to their contacts, confirming the rulings of two lower courts.

Jan 15, 2016, 05:22 AM IST

Facebook tests 'See First' which controls what's top of News Feed

Facebook is testing a new feature called 'See First', which, when turned on, allows the user see a friend's profile or recent posts at the top of their News Feed.

Jun 19, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Facebook strips smiles from fake 'like' sellers

Facebook said that its war against fake likes is paying off so well that many 'bad actors' who built businesses on the tactic are closing shop.

Apr 18, 2015, 02:46 AM IST

Facebook users unhappy with Twitter-like trending feature

The new feature designed to provide updates to users regarding certain topics, is available in several countries including US, UK and Canada.

Jan 26, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Facebook to replace 'Hide All' with 'Unfollow' button

In the host of other tweaks to its features, Facebook is now rolling out an ' Unfollow' button that will replace the 'Hide All' option.

Dec 04, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

Facebook users hate new features

According to a poll, 86 percent of Facebook users hate the new changes to the website.

Oct 22, 2011, 11:27 AM IST