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Airbus’ Pop.Up flying car concept does a lot more than just buzz around

Airbus’ Pop.Up flying car concept does a lot more than just buzz around It’ll come pick you up – and fly you away While we’ve all been dreaming of flying cars for decades.Oh it, looks like a little car with a big drone on top?

Facebook ntinues the Snapchat cloning process with "Messenger Day" update

Facebook ntinues the Snapchat cloning process with "Messenger Day" update The global social networking giant is rolling out another feature on its Android and iOS apps - this time it’s 'Messenger Day'.The content then disappears, and Facebook says this means users can add ‘as often as they want’.

Facebook is rolling out yet another Stories feature — this time on your News Feed

Facebook is rolling out yet another Stories feature — this time on your News Feed After debuting Facebook Stories — its near identical clone of Snapchat Stories — in Ireland earlier this year, the company is rolling out its feature to users more widely.The Messenger shortcut has moved to the bottom center of the screen, and its previous location has been taken over by "Direct," more on that below.

Facebook's new app is making us brutal on Facebook (but maybe in a good way)

Facebook's new app is making us brutal on Facebook (but maybe in a good way) But Facebook's just-launched Snapchat clone has turned me into a ruthless and deeply unforgiving friend deleter.Since rolling out "Messenger Day" a week ago, the update has wreaked havoc on my formerly uncluttered Messenger feed.

You can now shop for car insurance by chatting with a bot on Facebook Messenger

You can now shop for car insurance by chatting with a bot on Facebook Messenger As Facebook continues to push and update its Messenger service to a growing audience, other companies are hopping on to see where the road goes.The company’s patent-pending virtual agent, which is powered by artificial intelligence and natural language processing, lets you compare quotes through messages.

If you hate Messenger, you're really not gonna like Facebook's latest update

If you hate Messenger, you're really not gonna like Facebook's latest update If you're not a fan of Facebook's bubble-based chatting experience, we have some bad news: your mobile News Feed might soon be even more Messengerized.This version of the UI is slightly different — unlike Navarra's screenshot, friends' names are located above the text bubbles.

How to make sure your Facebook Messenger friends don't get read receipts

How to make sure your Facebook Messenger friends don't get read receipts For whatever reason, maybe you don't want someone to know you've read their messages.While there's no official way to turn off read receipts in Messenger, like you can in iMessage or WhatsApp, there are some workarounds that'll let you ninja your way around.

Likes arrive for Facebook Messenger — along with a few new reactions

Likes arrive for Facebook Messenger — along with a few new reactions Why it matters to you Really like that photo your friend sent you through a private message on Facebook?On Thursday, Facebook introduced Messenger Reactions and Mentions, bringing likes and tags to the dedicated messaging app.

Live Location lets you share your real-time whereabouts in Facebook Messenger

Live Location lets you share your real-time whereabouts in Facebook Messenger On Monday, Facebook began rolling out Live Location, a new Messenger feature that lets users share up-to-date location info with friends and family.Contacts can track your progress when you’re on your way, or find your current location if you are meeting somewhere.

When you're up nursing at 3 a.m., this chatbot is definitely not your friend

When you're up nursing at 3 a.m., this chatbot is definitely not your friend The main problem seems to lie in the bot's ability – or lack thereof – to process natural language.In fact, skipping the "conversation" and just checking those out is a pretty good way to go.

Here’s everything you can do with M in Facebook Messenger

Here’s everything you can do with M in Facebook Messenger Notice a little “M” logo near the textbox in Facebook Messenger recently?More: Facebook wants to educate users on how to spot ‘fake news’ online Before diving into what Facebook’s M can do, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Facebook Messenger keeps on growing, now boasts a whopping 1.2 billion users

Facebook Messenger keeps on growing, now boasts a whopping 1.2 billion users 2 billion users.That’s despite the group of Messenger haters that still exist after Facebook forced users to download the stand-alone Messenger app if they want to message people — rather than just using the Facebook app.

Master Facebook Messenger with these helpful tips and tricks

Master Facebook Messenger with these helpful tips and tricks More than one billion people use Facebook Messenger every month to stay in touch with family and friends.Check out our tips and tricks below to find out if you’re making the most of Facebook’s popular chat service.

How to watch Mark Zuckerberg's keynote at the Facebook F8 conference

How to watch Mark Zuckerberg's keynote at the Facebook F8 conference Mark Zuckerberg's keynote will kick off beginning at 10 a.Zuck has also been posting a series of selfies documenting his updates on the F8 keynote.

Facebook is making it easier to find bots, order food on Messenger

Facebook is making it easier to find bots, order food on Messenger First on the docket at Facebook’s F8 2017 conference on Tuesday were Messenger bots, the artificial intelligence-powered apps that perform tasks and serve up recommendations on command.The deluge of bots is good news, Marcus said, but he acknowledged that it hasn’t made new ones easy to find.

Bots from Spotify, Mastercard play nice with new version of Facebook Messenger

Bots from Spotify, Mastercard play nice with new version of Facebook Messenger As if on cue, Facebook’s partners announced new bots that take advantage of the new Messenger’s features.Mexcico City-based airline Aeromexico has unveiled a new Messenger customer service bot.

Now you can order and pay for Subway in Facebook Messenger

Now you can order and pay for Subway in Facebook Messenger Six-inch, foot long, toasted bread or multi-grain, you can now order it all and pay for it through Facebook Messenger.With the new chat bot, Facebook Messenger users can construct their perfect Subway sandwich and complete the order with MasterCard's Masterpass.

Robotics: Turning simple chats into dynamic engagements

Robotics: Turning simple chats into dynamic engagements What the Pega Intelligent Virtual Assistant does is turn these channels into intelligent assistants that make personalised customer service and real work possible using natural language in voice or text.Scenarios in which the Pega Intelligent Virtual Assistant could be utilised include banking, mobile service provider such as Facebook Messenger and internal IT helpdesk environments.

Facebook Messenger Instant Games update brings bots, turn-based gameplay

Facebook Messenger Instant Games update brings bots, turn-based gameplay Among them was the expansion of Instant Games — social gaming experiences that take place directly within chat.On Tuesday, Facebook announced it had begun rolling out the new-and-improved Instant Games alongside a new version of Zynga’s Words With Friends made specifically for the service.

New Facebook Messenger games ming your way

New Facebook Messenger games ming your way Also being launched are new features that were previously exclusively previewed to developers at Facebook’s F8 conference this year.Turn-based games such as the wildly popular Words with Friends are highly requested by users, according to Facebook in a blog post.