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Facebook's New Tool Automatically Translates Your Posts

It might soon be a lot easier to interact with your non-English-speaking friends on Facebook The social media giant is experimenting with a feature that allows users to translate posts automatically into one or two languages, and then edit the translations as they see fit. The feature actually started rolling …

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Facebook Adds Slew Of New Features To Messenger Platform

Facebook’s Messenger platform has absolutely taken off, now boasting a hefty 11,000 bots only three months after launching support for them. To build on that momentum, the company is launching a slew of new tools that should help developers increase user engagement and offer better bots. The update is called …

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Facebook Kills Experimental Paper App For iOS

Facebook’s Paper is no more. The company is shutting down the app, which was an attempt at redesigning the standard Facebook app, but ultimately failed to capture serious attention from a large number of users. Paper was interesting solely because of its design — the app had customizable sections for …

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Turkey Throttles Facebook And Twitter Following Airport Attack

Another terrorist attack made headlines after the Istanbul Atatürk Airport was the recipient of a coordinated suicide attack that has left at least 36 people dead and another 147 wounded. As it has done in recent times, it took less than an hour for the Turkish government to announce it would …

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Facebook's New Buttons and Extensions Encourage Sharing

Facebook wants you to share every awesome article, video, and webpage you stumble upon with your friends. And it wants to make doing so as easy as algorithmically possible. So, it’s no surprise, really, that the billion-plus-strong social network is rolling out new tools that effectively kill those two birds with one …

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Facebook Live is making some major changes

Facebook is beefing up its live-streaming platform with three new features announced at VidCon on Wednesday. First up for Facebook Live is the ability to broadcast with another person who’s in a different location. So instead of spouting off by yourself about an issue close to your heart, you’ll be able …

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Facebook Messenger Users Are Misled To SMS Integration

Facebook likes to get its way — even if that means forcing users to downloadDownload Sky Garden: Paradise of Farmer V1.05 APK spin-off apps or use new features. Just about a week after the social network reintroduced the option to make Messenger the default SMS texting app on users’ devices, the company …

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Facebook Plans to Let T-Mobile Punters Binge On its Videos

We already know how keen Facebook is to make you share videos on its social network, but it also wants you to view more videos. To that end, it is reportedly working to bring its clips to T-Mobile’s Binge On program, which lets the cellular carrier’s customers watch mobile video from its …

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Facebook Brings Back SMS Support to Messenger for Android

Facebook has brought back the integration of SMS support into Messenger for Android. Users of the popular messaging service now have the option to send and receive SMS texts within Facebook’s chat app, allowing for communication with contacts beyond the confines of the social network. Updated on 06-15-2016 by Saqib Shah: Added info about …

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Look Out, Facebook! Apple's iMessage is Now a Platform

iMessage is getting a pretty serious face-lift in iOS 10. Apple today announced a new version of iMessage that essentially opens up the app as a platform, similar to what Facebook has done with Messenger. Of course, don’t think that you’ll be getting bots in iMessage — Apple is referring …

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