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  • Unlock Facebook With a Physical Security Key?

    … Facebook announced support for physical security keys with certain web browsers and mobile devices. Security engineer Brad Hill said in a Facebook Security note that the option is an alternative to the two-factor authentication solution it currently offers, whereby users receive security codes for login approvals via text messages. He wrote…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google Facebook- 37 readers -
  • SMS: How to Optimize and Grow Your Text Message Opt-Ins

    … rate of 98% Tweet This! 9 out of 10 text messages are opened within 3 seconds of being received Tweet This! 29% of people targeted with SMS opt-in campaigns respond to the message Tweet This! 14% of people targeted will make a purchase resulting from the original opt-in message Tweet This! 60% of people opt-in to text messages…

    Marketing Technology Blog- 17 readers -
  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … Picture this: You’re a busy entrepreneur–take Elon Musk, for instance. Full plate doesn’t even begin to describe your nonstop schedule, and on top of that, you have a profile on every forum that exists. You get so many notifications per hour, your head starts to spin–text messages, LinkedIn notifications, tweets, emails, pokes, Instagram…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter YouTube- 28 readers -
  • Android Facebook Messenger Users Can Send, Receive SMS Messages

    … in blue and their SMS messages in purple, and those SMS messages will support text, images, videos, stickers, emoji and location sharing. Facebook offered instructions on how to turn on the feature in its Messenger post: Open Messenger and tap on Settings (the person icon). Select “SMS” from the list. Turn on “Default SMS app.” The social network…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Instagram Introducing Two-Factor Authentication

    …, which will then receive authentication codes via text message if anyone tries to log into their accounts with their email addresses and passwords. No access will be granted to accounts without those codes. Instagram parent Facebook introduced two-factor authentication in April 2011. Instagram users: Will you begin using two-factor authentication when it becomes available to you? Image of padlock on smartphone courtesy of Shutterstock. Image of Instagram two-factor authentication courtesy of TechCrunch. …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Smule Adds In-App Messaging to Sing! Karaoke App

    … to record themselves singing songs, and supports singing duets with other users. With this update, users can send invites to other users to form collaborations via messages, eliminating the need to ‘talk’ through the app’s comments feature, or through another app. Users can also share covers as messages within Sing! Karaoke. In an effort to protect each…

    AllTwitter- 13 readers -
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