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Facebook Messenger’s video calling feature is now available to everyone

Facebook Messenger’s video calling feature is now available to everyone

Facebook’s VP of messaging David Marcus today announced that the video calling feature of FB Messenger, which was introduced in late April, is now available worldwide.

Oculus VR pauses Rift OS X development ahead of Windows-only launch

Oculus VR pauses Rift OS X development ahead of Windows-only launch

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 launches Instant Articles, lets publishers create better content for your news feed

Facebook launches Instant Articles, lets publishers create better content for your news feed

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.

How to use Facebook Messenger on your Mac using Messages App

How to use Facebook Messenger on your Mac using Messages App

If you’re not chatting with your friends or coworkers on Google Chat (gchat), you’re probably using Facebook Chat while at work. In order to use Facebook chat on your computer, you must be logged into Facebook.com, which is never really a good look if your boss walks by. However, if you are running OS X Yosemite, you can use the Messages app to have your Facebook conversations instead.

Facebook Messenger adds cross-platform video chat support

Facebook Messenger adds cross-platform video chat support

Today, on April 27, Facebook announced a new addition to its Facebook Messenger iOS app: video calling.

Facebook Messenger launches for Web browsers

Facebook Messenger launches for Web browsers

Facebook has a lot happening at any given moment, especially when it comes to apps, and there’s probably no slowing that down anytime soon.

Facebook’s new Riff app lets friends create videos together

Facebook’s new Riff app lets friends create videos together

Facebook isn’t afraid of apps, just look at Messenger as a platform, and that trend continues with another app born out of Facebook’s Creative Labs.

Facebook Messenger updated with support for third-party apps

Facebook Messenger updated with support for third-party apps

During the company’s annual F8 conference last week, Facebook announced changes to its Messenger app that turn the communication tool into a platform for third-party apps. Today, Facebook rolled out its first update to Messenger for the iPad and iPhone, bringing support for these newly integrated apps to iOS users.

Facebook announces ‘Messenger Platform’ with more than 40 apps

Facebook announces ‘Messenger Platform’ with more than 40 apps

Facebook Messenger became the go-to, default messaging app for Facebook not too long ago, and now the company is expanding its functionality in a big way.

Facebook’s ‘On This Day’ is a way to look back at memorable moments

Facebook’s ‘On This Day’ is a way to look back at memorable moments

Facebook has become a hub for many people, which means it’s a cauldron of status updates, photos, posts from friends and family and plenty more.