Nearby Friends

  • Facebook Removes Maps From Nearby Friends Feature

    … Facebook’s Nearby Friends feature is providing less specific information these days. The social network introduced Nearby Friends for iPhone and Android users in April 2014, and the optional feature notified users when friends who had also opted in were nearby, complete with maps and specific location. However, Facebook confirmed to Josh…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Facebook Testing ‘Send a Wave’ Feature Within Nearby Friends

    … Featured Jobs Social Media Director Excelle Sports New York City, New York Editorial Director, Audience Development and Engagement Dance.com New York City, New York Social Media Coordinator Victoria King Public Relations Los Angeles, California Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Urban League New York City, New York Writer/Reporter…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 35 readers -
  • Happy Friendsgiving: 75,000-Plus Facebook Events

    …: For those heading home, break up the family time by turning on the optional “Nearby Friends” and/or “Nearby Places” features to see who is within close proximity and might be interested in meeting up, as well as where to go–great for finding events and activities if you’re the visitor to town, too. Share a 2015 recap: new to the holidays…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • iOS 8 Is Here, and Facebook Is Ready

    … and videos from their devices’ camera rolls and content from third-party applications. Users can also specify the audience the content will be shared with, add locations, specify what they are doing or tag friends. The social network is also updating its look to take advantage of the larger screen sizes of Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
  • Facebook Nearby Friends: First Step to a New Ads?

    … Facebook recently announced to its subscribers a new feature called Nearby Friends, where users would be notified when they are near other friends. This seems to be a crowded space dominated by Foursquare and rapidly becoming an option for Twitter and Instagram users as well. But at its heart, Nearby Friends is likely a building block for a new…

    Daily Conversionsin Social- 12 readers -
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