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Facebook Messenger chief admits that app has become "too cluttered" for its own good

Facebook intends to streamline and simplify Messenger. But Marcus did not mention how they intend to do so, whether they will discontinue any feature. Latest News News & Analysis on Firstpost

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Facebook promises to ‘massively simplify and streamline cluttered Messenger app’

Facebook’s messaging lead has acknowledged that the Messenger app has become ‘too cluttered.’ The company’s VP of messaging products, David Marcus, promised a major simplification of the app this year … more… 9to5Mac

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Hike Messenger launches Hike ID, a unique identity that lets users chat without sharing their mobile number

Android users will be able to create and share their "Hike ID," starting next week. The feature will be rolled out for iOS users later. Latest News News & Analysis on Firstpost

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MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Messenger Bag or iPhone Camera Bag From WaterField Designs

For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with WaterField Designs to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win either a Vitesse Messenger Bag or an iPhone Camera Bag. The Vitesse Messenger Bag, priced at $159 (or $169 with cycling strap) … Continue reading

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Facebook Messenger for Kids is coming to Android soon

Facebook is rolling out a new Facebook Messenger app on iOS today that will be coming to Android in the coming months. It’s called Messenger Kids and it’s designed to give parents more granular control over who their children can … Continue reading

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Facebook rolls out Messenger for kids with parental controls

Facebook on Monday announced it’s releasing a preview of a brand new children-focused Messenger app in the United States which parents can remotely monitor and manage using a set of appropriately designed parental controls…. Read the rest of this post here … Continue reading

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Signal Encrypted Messenger 2.19 Update Finally Available Following App Store Hiccup

Encrypted messaging app Signal pushed out its v2.19 update late on Friday after a post-release 48-hour delay, owing to an App Store issue that Apple has now resolved. The update includes a number of new features and improvements, including full … Continue reading

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Facebook Messenger now lets you send photos in 4K resolution

Just in time for the holidays (you know, when you’re sure to be snapping plenty photos of friends and family) Facebook is hoping you’ll make Messenger your go-to for sharing memories with loved ones. Facebook announced today that they’re once … Continue reading

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Facebook Rolls Out Messenger Instant Payments Service to Users in the UK

Facebook said on Monday that Messenger users in the U.K. will be able to send money to each other through the app as it rolls out its peer-to-peer payments feature in the next few weeks (via BBC). The Messenger payments … Continue reading

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Delta to Offer Free In-Flight Access to iMessage, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger

Delta this week announced plans to offer free access to mobile messaging services on its flights starting in October. Delta will allow customers to use iMessage, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger to communicate with family and friends while in flight. Though … Continue reading

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