Rooms

  • YouTube In-App Messaging Arrives … in Canada

    … The in-application messaging features YouTube has been testing at least since last May launched Wednesday, but only in Canada. Google product manager Shimrit Ben Yair spoke with Josh McConnell of Financial Post, saying that users of YouTube’s iOS and Android applications in Canada can now tap a new share button to directly share videos…

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  • Facebook Takes Scissors to Paper App

    …. Each section includes a rich mix of content from emerging voices and well-known publications. Paper was one of the apps developed by Facebook Creative Labs, which was shuttered in December along with three of the other apps it created: Slingshot, Rooms and Riff. Facebook Creative Labs apps that are still thriving include Facebook Mentions, Groups…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Could brands find a space in Facebook’s Rooms?

    … Recently, Facebook unveiled its latest mobile app (for iOS) — Rooms. It’s the rumored “anonymous,” app, where users can have their own name or whatever screen name they choose. But is there any space in Facebook’s Rooms for a branded experience? Could Nike launch a room dedicated to running — and should they? We talked with Lawrence Mak…

    Justin Lafferty/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 7 readers -