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Slingshot, Facebook’s Snapchat competitor, is now available worldwide

If you live in the United States, Slingshot became available to you last week, but it’s only today that the app has launched worldwide.
by Bogdan PetrovanJune 25, 2014

Facebook launches Slingshot, its alternative to Snapchat

Facebook has now officially announced its new Snapchat competitor, dubbed Slingshot.
by Andrew GrushJune 17, 201411

Facebook pulls a Shazam: detects and shares songs and shows

It looks like Facebook is taking a page out of Shazam’s playbook for an upcoming Android update, bringing song/show detection and allowing you to easily share this information with others.
by Andrew GrushMay 21, 20148

Facebook is catching up to Google in DC lobbying efforts

Facebook has set a new company record for lobbying expenditures in the first quarter of 2014, drawing closer to industry leader Google in efforts to influence federal lawmakers on a ...
by William Neilson JrApril 29, 20142

Facebook app to ditch messaging; Messenger to take on exclusive role

Facebook will be removing messaging from its main app soon, with the Messenger app to exclusively handle all Facebook messaging.
by Elmer MontejoApril 10, 20148

Android Weekly: HTC One (M8), Facebook buys Oculus, Powered by Android, and more

This week in your world of Android: the HTC One (M8) finally launched, rumors of business features coming to Android surfaced, Google Now hit Chrome, Office for Android went free, ...
by Bogdan PetrovanMarch 30, 20142

Facebook acquires Oculus for $2 billion

Facebook just took one step closer to making the world of Ready Player One a reality by acquiring Oculus for $2 billion. Read on for more!
by Shawn IngramMarch 25, 201415

Facebook flirts with new notification bar idea

A new version of Facebook is being tested by a small selection of users this week. The update brings a persistent notification bar, complete with your profile picture.
by Robert TriggsMarch 20, 201419

Facebook brings new photo features to Android app

A new version of the Facebook app brings a few handy photos features to Android that have been available on the desktop version of the social network for a while.
by Shawn IngramMarch 13, 201416

Android Weekly: top 13 stories this week

This week in your world of Android: Google introduced the all-seeing Project Tango, Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 billion, more details emerged about the HTC One and Galaxy S5, LG ...
by Bogdan PetrovanFebruary 24, 20141
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