Oculus Rift release date set for early 2016

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It’s been a while since we talked about the Oculus Rift as things like Cardboard and Samsung Gear VR have come along and stolen a bit of the spotlight. That’s going to change soon, but maybe not as soon as some might like. Facebook has just given us a look at their version of the […]

The Facebook Riff app lets you make videos with Friends

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Facebook. Love it or hate it, the social service isn’t going away anytime soon, and they’ve spent a lot of time and money branching out into other areas. Virtual Reality is one of them, but staying ‘social’ is key to keeping their users happy. The Facebook Riff app doesn’t delve in VR, but it will allow you to create and collaborate on videos with your friends.

The Facebook Rooms app lets you create your own anonymous mini community

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The Facebook app is one of the most download mobile apps on any platform. Last week, the company unveiled the Facebook Rooms app for iOS. Ready to get social in an all new way?

Facebook iOS app preferred over Messenger

Facebook vs Facebook Messenger app

At the end of July we informed readers about a very significant change to the Facebook app for Android and iPhone users. We’ll go into more details later but at the time we said this plan was causing some controversy amid claims of Facebook being heavy-handed. Now it appears that the Facebook iOS app is […]

Facebook down with apps not working

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Is Facebook down for you? We would imagine so, especially considering all the Facebook apps are not working and the website just has an unable to connect message on all popular web browsers. Product Reviews noticed that Facebook users were complaining about blank white screens in certain locations, and then the whole website went down […]

Facebook push Messenger app for Android and iPhone

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There’s a notable change coming to Facebook, especially if you are one of the many people who use it for sending messages. Up until now Facebook app users have been able to chat with friends using a Messages tab within the app. Now Facebook is pushing its Messenger app for Android and iPhone. This means […]

Slingshot app Android and iOS, love it or hate it

Slingshot app for Android and iOS, love it or hate it

Every now and then an app comes along that gathers a huge amount of interest, such as the Yo app that has recently been in the news. Now the new Facebook Slingshot app for Android and iOS is making waves and could take on the popular Snapchat app, although it seems to be getting a […]

Facebook Messenger update offers free voice calling

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Facebook Messenger is finally getting free-calling over both WiFi and mobile data for everyone, This now puts the application in direct competition with services like Skype & Viber, we wonder how long it will be before Messenger starts to offer video calling… The update is live for everyone and does not seem to be taking place with […]

WhatsApp Facebook backlash after down time

WhatsApp Facebook backlash after down time

There are some apps that are so hugely popular that when something goes wrong it makes the news. That has happened with messaging app WhatsApp, as the service suffered an outage for over three hours at the weekend. What quickly became apparent was a WhatsApp Facebook backlash after the down time disappointment. Only a few […]

WhatsApp purchase by Facebook is a nice move

WhatsApp purchase by Facebook is a nice move

WhatsApp is a superb messaging platform that has connected over 450 million monthly users, and Mark Zuckerberg knows the app is much better than it’s own Facebook messaging app, so they thought oh well lets just own WhatsApp – Nice move. The popular cross-platform messaging application is going to be purchased $16 billion, this includes […]