Tag: Facebook

Facebook is the latest to jump into mobile cloud gaming

Credit: Facebook Facebook has launched cloud game streaming in its app and on the web. The first titles are mobile games like Asphalt 9 and WWE SuperCard. Facebook doesn’t intend to rival Google Stadia or Amazon Luna, however. Facebook can’t entirely resist the allure of game streaming services like Google Stadia and Amazon Luna. Facebook […]

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Facebook Launches Cloud Gaming for Web and Android but Not on iOS Due to ‘Arbitrary’ App Store Policies

Facebook today announced a new cloud gaming website and has also released an Android app for it. However, the company says that due to Apple’s “arbitrary” App Store policies, it is not able to bring the cloud gaming service to iPhone and iPad. This is not the first time that Facebook has criticized Apple for […]

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Why is everyone still giving Instagram a free pass?

Opinion post by Suzana Dalul Instagram recently turned 10. Throughout the years, the platform has transformed from an app for photography enthusiasts into a social media juggernaut. However, one of the biggest milestones in its history is undoubtedly its acquisition by Facebook. Although many of the incremental changes made by the new owner weren’t always […]

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House finds Google, Apple wield ‘monopoly power’ that demands changes

8 hours ago A House Judiciary committee has found that Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook all have “monopoly power.” The committee recommends “structural separations” and preventing companies from preferring their own services. Whether or not these changes take place is far from certain. The Big Tech hearing in Congress might not have produced much in […]

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Facebook Will Now Let You Message Anyone on Instagram from Messenger

Facebook today announced a major update for Instagram DMs that brings many of the Messenger features to it along with cross-messaging capabilities. Facebook says with this update, it is “connecting the Messenger and Instagram experience to bring some of the best Messenger features to Instagram.” The biggest highlight of this update is that anyone using […]

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Apple Won’t Collect Fees from Facebook and Other Companies for Paid Online Events until 2021

Apple takes a 30% cut from developers for in-app purchases. The commission is also applicable to apps that offer paid online classes. Well, not anymore. Facebook had recently started a service called Paid Events for individuals and small businesses, where the social media platform lets these people to hold paid online classes. Paid Events are […]

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Facebook Wants Apple to Add Messenger as Default Messaging App on iOS

Apple has always been criticized for being a closed ecosystem. Things changed with iOS 14 as Apple gave users the ability to choose default services like emails and browser. Now Facebook has called out Apple asking the company to include Messenger as a default app on iOS. Furthermore, the company cited Android’s example and asked […]

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