Android Police

  • Facebook Testing Slideshow Feature in Android App

    … Some Android users are starting to see the Slideshow feature Facebook introduced for its flagship iOS application last June (pictured to the right). Slideshow was actually born as part of Facebook’s stand-alone Moments app. As its name suggests, Slideshow enables users to combine multiple photos and videos into a slideshow, complete…

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  • Instagram Android App Tops 1 Billion Google Play Downloads

    … Instagram reached a milestone last week, surpassing 1 billion downloads on Google Play for its Android application. Android Police was the first to report on Instagram topping the 1 billion download mark for Android, noting that it joined three other Facebook-owned apps: the flagship app, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. Overall, Instagram…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 27 readers -
  • WhatsApp Launches Android Beta-Testing Program via Google Play

    … WhatsApp is inviting Android users to beta-test an unreleased version of its application, directly via the Google Play store. Android Police was the first to spot the WhatsApp beta-testing program, noting that WhatsApp has been providing updates of its app via its own site, but users had to agree to allow their devices to permit installations…

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  • Instagram Tests Multi-Account Support for Android App

    … By David Cohen on Nov. 30, 2015 - 1:00 PM Instagram appears to be testing multiple account support with select users of its Android application. Android Police reported that some users with version 7.12.0 of the Instagram Android app—which is available via APK Mirror or Instagram for Android Beta Testers–are seeing an “add account” option…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 10 readers -
  • Facebook Messenger for Android Users Can Now Type or Draw Over Photos

    … Facebook released an update to its Messenger application for Android that allows users to edit photos by drawing or typing over them. Android Police was the first to report on the update, describing how the feature works: While in a chat, tap the photo icon in the bottom control row. You’ll see the now-standard horizontal photo reel. Slide…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 15 readers -
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