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Facebook Messenger 252.0.0.11.119 Beta Launched With Stability and Performance Improvements

During the early days of the internet in the 1980s, most bulletin boards featured less than 100 users at a time since the technology was still new, and only a few people could afford to access it. Let’s talk about Facebook Messenger! In time new technology was developed, and it was easier to access the internet. A significant landmark was represented by the popularization of broadband protocol, which offered access to high-speed internet without the need to keep a telephone line busy, one of the most significant drawbacks of dial-up…

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WhatsApp Hits 2 Billion Users; Prepares To Clash With The US Government Over Encryption

It’s been just revealed that WhatsApp is currently getting ready to enter a clash with the US government over encryption, just after the platform hit more than 2 billion users. Business Insider reports that during an interview with The Wall Street Journal that’s been published this week, the head of WhatsApp, Will Cathcart said that the messaging application had already hit 2 billion users – it was up from 1.5 billion two years ago. It’s obviously still behind the core Facebook app which now has about 2.5 billion users. Cathcart…

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Elon Musk Thinks That “Facebook is Lame”

Facebook is the largest social media network in the world. As the most popular choice of social media networks in the world comes with lots of controversies and criticism. From the fake accounts and AD fraud to the continued controversy over censorship and Facebook algorithm, the top social media has many pointed fingers at it. Other criticisms include refusing to police political speech on Facebook, accessing information without permission, and its apparent ‘not so obvious’ coziness with the Trump administration. Sacha Baron Cohen, a comic, writer, and actor, has expressed…

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Facebook Enhances Messenger Kids with New Features

We live in the era of streaming and social media, with millions of users accessing platforms of this type each day. Social media platforms have thrived as users embraced smartphones, which offered the ability to enjoy the perk of the internet while on the go. In recent years many companies have started to work on dedicated smartphones for children. They are a reliable alternative for parents who do not wish to spend a significant amount of money on devices that can be damaged quite easily by their enthusiastic users. Several…

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Facebook Has Started The Beta Testing of a New Design

Facebook, the most popular social media platform in the world, has recently announced a beta testing phase of its new design. The revamped interface looks simple, obviously, and more modern. The company has invited a limited number of users to test our the brand new design and, in exchange, offer their most sincere feedback. The invitation has allegedly been sent our at random, and there is no speed-track method available for users to switch to the brand new design. Facebook​’s revamped interface also comes with an option that enables users…

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Facebook 255.0.0.33.121 Update Brings Performance and Stability Improvements

In the past, people who wanted to access the internet had to rely on their desktops or laptops to perform this task. While they were effective, this was not convenient when you needed to do something while on the go. Facebook is the key! The situation was improved with the introduction of the first features phones that could access the internet and offered a basic experience. Many customers appreciated the capability, and this leads to the development and appearance of modern smartphones. Smartphones are also credited with the rise of…

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Facebook Messenger Lite 076.0.0.6.249 Beta Launched With Performance Improvements And Bug Fixes

More than ten years have passed since the first smartphones were released on the market, changing the lives of many people as they discovered features that wouldn’t have been possible on regular feature phones. Facebook Messenger represents the next level. One of the most significant advantages was the decision to remove the classic physical keyboard in favor of a digital one, allowing manufacturers to offer large screens that were suitable for a lot of activities, including media consumption. Another great boon stemmed from the fact that smartphones featured advanced web…

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Facebook Asks 2 Billion Users To Check Privacy Settings

Facebook wanted to kick off 2020 on the right path for privacy, and the social media giant is reportedly about to make this really clear for most of its users. Facebook plans to ask more than 2 billion users to review privacy settings  Facebook is reportedly planning to ask about 2 billion users all over the world to review their privacy settings over the next few weeks, according to the latest reports coming from Engadget. The online publication writes that you should tap the prompt in your News Feed and…

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Facebook’s Plan to Implement Ads into WhatsApp has been Shelved

Millions of fans have been enraged when they found out that Facebook intends to show ads on its popular messaging platform WhatsApp. However, good news has surfaced now, claiming the tech giant has shelved its intents regarding this matter, at least for now. According to a report published in the Wall Street Journal, WhatsApp disintegrated the team working on incorporating ads on to the platform quite recently. Even the code linked to the project was removed from the app, the report says. When Facebook acquired WhatsApp, back in 2014 for $19…

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Facebook Has Cut the Price of the Oculus Go Headset

The Oculus Go is one of the most reasonable-priced VR headsets out there, but now it is even more affordable. Facebook has now permanently cut the price of the device, with the 32GB model being reduced to $149 and the 64GB version to $199. “Oculus Go is now priced at $149, which is equal to a $50 price drop,” the company tells UploadVR. “We are applying comparable discounts across all countries where Go is sold. Updated pricing is rolling out to all channels.” The Oculus Go is produced by Xiaomi and marked…

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