Messenger

Meta users in the EU will be able to unlink their Instagram and Messenger accounts from Facebook

Meta will allow users in the European Union to untether their Instagram and Messenger accounts from Facebook before the Digital Markets Act (DMA) comes into effect in March. This was stated in the company, writes The Verge. The changes will be applied in the European Union, the European Economic Area, ... Read more

End-to-end encryption in Facebook Messenger will now work by default

Facebook Messenger will finally get support for end-to-end encryption by default, reports The Verge. Messenger has been able to use E2EE since 2016, but only for a limited number of users. Later, in 2022, the company added the ability to use encryption for everyone in the form of disappearing messages. ... Read more

Facebook and Messenger are preparing to launch channels, the feature is already being tested

In the next few weeks, Broadcast Channels will be added to Facebook and Messenger. The addition of the feature, which is already available on Instagram and WhatsApp, was announced by Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg, according to the company’s blog. They explained that channels are a public tool for one-to-many messaging. ... Read more

Messenger is returning to Facebook’s mobile app after nine years apart

It’s been a long time since Meta separated Messenger from Facebook’s main mobile app. But after almost nine years of separation, the company is ready to combine them again. “We are testing the ability for people to access their Messenger inbox within the Facebook app and you’ll see us expand ... Read more