News & Reviews: Facebook
Oct 06, 2022
Meta-owned social media platform Facebook has announced that it is making it easier for users to customise what they see in their feeds. With the new update to the Facebook Feed, the company said that it aims to make content on the feed more relevant to each user.
Sep 14, 2022
Facebook and Messenger recently announced the introduction of Community Chats, a feature that allows group organisers to create curated live Messenger chat groups similar to Discord. Through the feature, users can browse chats organised by announcements, topics, events and more instead of just relying on feed posts and comments.
Aug 31, 2022
Facebook will officially shut down its Gaming app on 28 October 2022 after failing to compete with Amazon’s Twitch in the live game streaming market. In case you’re not familiar, the Facebook Gaming app lets users watch and play video games on demand.
You can now cross-post Instagram Reels to Facebook and get monetised on both platforms for the same contentAug 17, 2022
Meta has been introducing new features on its social media platforms recently in an effort to compete with TikTok, including implementing a new way to create Instagram Reels using previously shared Stories. Now, Meta is allowing users to cross-post their Instagram Reels to Facebook and even permitting users to take advantage of the monetisation programmes offered on both platforms by using the same content.
Aug 05, 2022
Today, Meta released its second quarter Adversarial Threat Report 2022 and we found a few interesting details. In the summary key findings, they shared their findings about Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour (CIB) operations found in Malaysia and another in Russia. Obviously, we are going to talk about Malaysia's case so grab some popcorn and read on below.
Aug 04, 2022
Wait...Does Facebook have a Live Shopping feature? Yes, but it has more to do with scheduled live broadcast events. In case you didn't know, it works similarly to Shopee Live when the seller tags products during Facebook Live videos but it's getting cancelled soon.
Jul 29, 2022
Just yesterday, we talked about how Meta is doubling the amount of content that you don't follow on your Facebook and Instagram accounts. Personally, I'm not a big fan of this because I just want to see what my friends and family are up to. Even the Kardashians hate the new Instagram but luckily, it seems that Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri is going to make a U-turn.
Mark Zuckerberg is doubling the amount of content from accounts you don't follow on Facebook & InstagramJul 28, 2022
Nowadays, if you feel like you have been seeing more pages and content on Facebook and Instagram that you have never seen, you're not alone. In fact, the Meta company is actually pushing towards more recommended accounts on purpose. Why is that?
Jul 22, 2022
Just a few hours ago, Mark Zuckerberg took the opportunity to announce a new feature for Facebook. There will be a new Feeds tab where you can see posts only from your friends, groups, Pages and many more. We haven't seen it yet on our mobile phones but here's what you can expect.
Jul 15, 2022
Up to five profiles? How does that work? Well, this is still a test and has not been released yet by Facebook. But it does look like some initiative to encourage current Facebook users to stay on the platform instead of moving to other social media platforms.