Facebook announced today a new set of AR tools for Messenger called “world effects”. This is similar to what Snapchat did with Bitmoji. Users will now be able to drop in 3D virtual objects using they camera. Previously, Facebook implemented...Show More Summary
A 707 Mystic Messenger walkthrough to ensure you get the Good End – and unlock the further mysteries and secrets of this many-layered story. This Mystic Messenger guide page provides details on how to successfully complete 707’s route. It begins at Day 5, so you will need to have got yourself onto 707’s route by […]
Facebook today has announced the latest Snapchat-like feature coming to Messenger. Called World Effects, this feature allows users to drop 3D objects using the rear camera and augmented reality, much like augmented reality features in Snapchat. more…
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Facebook Messenger boss David Marcus is joining the board of bitcoin startup Coinbase. The move is a big win for Coinbase, which has the most popular app in the Apple's US App Store, thanks to the bitcoin craze. Marcus previously served...Show More Summary
Augmented reality - better known as AR - is quickly becoming a part of our everyday lives, mainly through the apps we use the most. The most recent app to take the plunge into the world of future tech? Facebook's Messenger, which on Dec. Show More Summary
Facebook clearly doesn't want any significant Snapchat feature to go unanswered. It's adding World Effects to Messenger's camera that, to no one's surprise, serve as direct parallels to Snapchat's augmented reality objects. You can float...Show More Summary
It's unlikely that the first object found to have visited our solar system from interstellar space is carrying a message from aliens, but scientists will listen for one anyway. Beginning Wednesday, the Green Bank telescope in West Virginia will observe the mysterious cigar-shaped 'Oumuamua across four radio transmission bands, from...
Torn between the benefits and drawbacks of social media, Leigh Turberville Harrell hasn't decided yet whether to let her children use Facebook's new messaging app for kids.
The man who says he acted as a messenger last year to inform John McCain about the garbage dossier spoke exclusively to Fox News’ Catherine Herridge. Fox News reported: Fox News spoke to Wood at the 2017 Halifax International Security Forum in Nova Scotia, Canada. Show More Summary
Facebook has been cracking down on fake news, but it's been missing one very important place of conversation. Messenger, the standalone app for Facebook's private messaging feature, is not being included in the company's fact-checking...Show More Summary
As AIM sunsets, let's reflect on its role in preparing people for today's digital messaging methods
Giveaway: The Everyday Messenger Bag by Peak Design AoiroStudio Dec 11, 2017 It's been a long time since our last giveaway on Abduzeedo, it's quite exciting because we have one for you today. We are giving away to one lucky winner, the everyday messenger bag by Peak Design. Show More Summary
Experts agree that excessive screen time is already a health hazard for children. Yet the tech giant wants to target them at an even younger age Letting six- to 12-year-olds use Messenger Kids, Facebook’s new app targeting young children,...Show More Summary
They say it's a family business, but traditionally women in the Italian mafia were prison messengers or bargaining chips in dynasty marriages to create alliances between clans. Now as male mob bosses languish in jail, mafiosas are increasingly stepping up to head crime families - and getting caught in the process. Show More Summary
There’s a ton of tech news to get to! Maybe you didn’t get to it all, because who’s got time for that? Well, that’d be us — here are a handful of stories from the week that was that might affect you! Facebook Messenger for Kids becomes...Show More Summary
We have a whole slew of essential tips for independent, DIY artists this week, including a look at some of the must dos of email marketing, how to engage fans through the use of messenger bots, some important new Instagram metrics to keep an eye on, and much more! 5...
Facebook announced this week, in celebration of its first year of Messenger games, it’s adding new community features such as livestreaming and video chat. When Facebook announced Instant Games last year, it had 17 games in its repertoire, including Pac-Man, Galaga, and Space Invaders. Show More Summary