From Messenger Bots to the Growth of ‘Gram, Social Media Examiner’s Annual Report Reveals Trends to Watch

Engagement is down. Trust is dwindling. And the most popular social media marketing platform is now riddled with uncertainty. For marketers, the social space has never felt more daunting or perplexing. Luckily, Social Media Examiner recently released its 2018 Social Media Marketing Industry Report, the latest annual snapshot of where things currently stand in this […]

Facebook Messenger launches translations by intelligent assistant M

Facebook Messenger announced that starting today, its intelligent assistant M will be able to interpret words in bilingual conversations. M Suggestions makes recommendations based on the words people use in conversations. M Suggestions will begin with English to Spanish and Spanish to English translations, starting with Marketplace conversations in…Read More Social – VentureBeat

Facebook brings augmented reality to Messenger bots

Last year at F8, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is on a mission to make the camera the first augmented reality platform, starting with AR Spaces and AR Studio. Progress toward that goal continued today with an update to AR Studio and the introduction of AR for Instagram and Facebook Messenger. AR on Messenger will be […]

Facebook now lets parents schedule ‘sleep mode’ in Messenger Kids app

Facebook is giving its controversial Messenger Kids app a new feature called “sleep mode” today, allowing parents to set specific times when their children aren’t allowed to use the app. It’s been nearly five months since Facebook launched the child-focused Messenger Kids. In the time since its arrival on iOS in December, th…Read More Social – […]

Facebook’s Messenger Kids’ app gains a ‘sleep mode’

Facebook’s Messenger Kids, the social network’s new chat app for the under-13 crowd, has been designed to give parents more control over their kids’ contact list. Today, the app is gaining a new feature, “sleep mode,” aimed at giving parents the ability to turn the app off at designated times. The idea is that parents […]

Intercom Messenger launches to power sales, marketing, and support

Messaging apps are now used more than any other type of app. This means launching a messaging app on any platform could be seen as either a significant opportunity or an overly competitive nightmare. That isn’t stopping Intercom, which today launched its new messenger — an open platform that lets businesses develop applications within t…Read […]

Bolster Your Security With Windows Defender

LATEST NEWS: BOLSTER YOUR SECURITY WITH WINDOWS DEFENDER Google Chrome, the widely used internet browser offers security and privacy to the users. However, in the current digital scenario, you can never have enough security measures and therefore, Microsoft has provided the Windows Defender Browser Protection for enhanced user protection. Microsoft fans will remember that Microsoft […]

Facebook reopens review process for Instant Games & Messenger apps

After halting app reviews following the Cambridge Analytica crisis, Facebook is reopening its process — but will people trust the apps? The post Facebook reopens review process for Instant Games & Messenger apps appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Facebook brings 360 degree photos and HD video support to Messenger

Facebook is today expanding the scope of 360 degree photos by allowing users to send the immersive image format directly through Messenger. The social networking giant first launched 360 Photos through its main app back in 2016, allowing viewers to control the view by tilting, swiping, or clicking the screen that they’re using. Facebook…Read More Social […]

Tor winds down its encrypted Messenger app 3 years after launch

The Tor Project has announced that it’s winding down its privacy-focused Tor Messenger chat program, nearly three years after its beta debut. Tor, an acronym of “The Onion Router,” is better known for its privacy-focused browser that directs traffic through a volunteer-run network of relays to prevent any untoward eavesdropping on…Read More Social – VentureBeat