Stories is a big thing, and Snap should be happy that the mega-popular Snapchat feature has been copied so much.
Facebook wants to be everywhere you might even attempt to access the social network, and video is a big push for the company as well.
Facebook wants you to stay inside of its app for as long as possible (and maybe even longer), so making reasons for you not to leave it is important.
In the last couple of years, Facebook has been strongly pushing video content on its platform. Now, in a bid to expand its video offering and revenue sources, Facebook is reportedly considering building a dedicated app for set-top boxes like the Apple TV.
Facebook is one of the biggest names when it comes to social networks, but that hasn’t stopped the company from trying to ape features of another popular network.
Post the U.S. elections, Facebook has come under the radar for playing a key role in spreading fake news through its platform. The company announced in December that it is taking some steps to combat fake news in the US. Now, ahead of the German elections later this year, Facebook has announced that it is introducing new tools on its platform for German users to help take down fake news.
In April of last year, the popular messaging app WhatsApp announced that all types of communication offered by the service would be secured with end-to-end encryption.
Facebook Messenger isn’t a stranger to video calling, and now it’s even going into the group chat market.
Facebook Messenger is a place that the social network would like you to always be in, so adding some games might help some users stay in it a bit more.