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Top iOS Developer Worries Apple Isn’t Investing Enough in AI Services Like Google

Top iOS Developer Worries Apple Isn’t Investing Enough in AI Services Like Google

Top iOS developer Marco Arment, creator of apps like Instapaper and Overcast, is worried Apple isn’t investing heavily enough in “big-data AI services” like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and others are. Arment warns that Apple “will find itself in a similar position as BlackBerry did almost a decade ago” if it doesn’t change that.

Facebook Launches Moments in the EU and Canada sans Facial Recognition

Facebook Launches Moments in the EU and Canada sans Facial Recognition

Facebook today announced that it is making Moments available to users in the EU and Canada. Moments is a private photo-sharing app from the social networking giant that uses facial recognition to identify your friends and family in photos and groups them accordingly. These photos will then also show up in your friend’s Moments app.

How to Find Hidden Messages in Facebook Messenger on your iPhone

How to Find Hidden Messages in Facebook Messenger on your iPhone

The most common response that comes after someone mentions Facebook Messenger is, “I hate it.” or “Why do I need a separate app just for messages?” While those may be valid statements, none of them mention they fact that there might be messages in your inbox that you may have never seen. Check out the few steps below to ensure that you find any hidden messages that may be waiting for you in the Facebook Messenger app.

Facebook Reportedly Building Standalone Camera App; Going ‘Camera-First’ with Focus on Live Streaming

Facebook Reportedly Building Standalone Camera App; Going ‘Camera-First’ with Focus on Live Streaming

Facebook has been going to town with its live streaming efforts, and a new report indicates the effort is still ongoing.

Facebook Messenger Now Allows You to Make Group Calls with up to 50 People

Facebook Messenger Now Allows You to Make Group Calls with up to 50 People

Facebook Messenger’s voice calling feature is no longer just for one-to-one conversations. Thanks to its latest update, the service now boasts the ability to make group calls from your iPhone, with support for up to 50 participants at one time.

Facebook’s Account Kit Ditches Password in Favor of a Phone Number; Save Button Makes it Easier to Share

Facebook’s Account Kit Ditches Password in Favor of a Phone Number; Save Button Makes it Easier to Share

Earlier today, Facebook unveiled a big initiative with chatbots in its Messenger Platform, and a new push for live video across apps.

Facebook Launches Chatbots in the Messenger Platform

Facebook Launches Chatbots in the Messenger Platform

Facebook Messenger is expanding, both in live video and potentially as a point-of-sale, but Mark Zuckerberg also sees a future where bots rule the land. Messenger’s land.

Facebook Gets Serious about Live Video Streaming; App to Come with a Dedicated Video Tab

Facebook Gets Serious about Live Video Streaming; App to Come with a Dedicated Video Tab

Taking on Twitter’s Periscope and YouTube’s live streaming service, Facebook today announced an update for its app with focus on videos — both live and recorded. Replacing the Messenger tab, the new Video tab in the Facebook app will now allow you to quickly access (live) videos from your friends and pages that you follow.

Facebook is Helping Visually Impaired People Interact with Photos and the Social Network

Facebook is Helping Visually Impaired People Interact with Photos and the Social Network

Facebook is one of the biggest names around when it comes to social media, so obviously the network wants everyone to use it — even those who might have impaired vision.

KLM Brings Boarding Passes, Flight Updates, Customer Support to Facebook Messenger

KLM Brings Boarding Passes, Flight Updates, Customer Support to Facebook Messenger

Flyers who use KLM can now receive their boarding pass, check-in reminders, flight status updates and more inside Facebook Messenger. The airline is also offering customer support through the popular chat service, making it easier to get answers to your queries.