Facebook has begun testing a new Snapchat-style photo uploader on iOS that allows users to overlay text and stickers on their images before publishing them. There’s also a new filter feature that lets you preview different effects by swiping across your photos.
Facebook is one of my most used apps on my iPhone. And ever since they forced me to download their separate Messenger application, both apps are part of my daily routine. Facebook, a company very familiar with privacy issues and missteps, cloaks its motives in “providing the best experience” for its users.
Facebook planning to replace ‘Messenger’ with ‘Post’ button for new flyout menu in redesigned iPhone app
Oculus VR today announced that it was halting the development of OS X components for its Rift headset, after expanding support for Apple’s desktop platform last year. Rather than dedicate additional time to OS X, Oculus said the company is going to focus on Windows as it prepares to launch its virtual reality hardware early next year.
Facebook has launched its new Instant Articles platform that allows publishers to deliver news stories natively inside the Facebook app for iPhone. Not only should it increase engagement for publishers, but it will provide users with a greater experience, too.