Facebook adds birthday and event notifications
Facebook has up to date its Paper app for iOS to model 1.1 bringing new features like extra notifications, picture replies and extra.
The Flip board-fashion information reader app for iOS customers, launched in January, will now sport notifications for birthdays and events. users can merely go through these notifications through tapping on the globe icon, similar to any other notifications.
Other brought features embrace an more advantageous photograph remark functionality that lets customers click photography and ship as a reply; new unread counts for customers to peer which groups have new posts; nine new article covers enabling users to simply spot articles from publications like Bloomberg news, Mash able, Fox news, vanity truthful, The Hollywood Reporter, toes, kettle, widespread Science, and Hacker news; arrow indicator for stories in numerous sections; and other malicious program fixes and enhancements to make the app perform quicker.
Facebook additionally talked about that on an average, Paper users discover round 80 tales each day from five to six sections. the preferred ‘section’ is it appears Facebook itself, adopted by means of Headlines, Tech, ideas, LOL, and dad existence. however, the agency didn’t point out when the app will reach Android or other structures, or certainly transform available in regions instead of US. The Facebook Paper app for iOS is on hand to download from the App retailer.
Facebook, on Friday, rolled out a characteristic permitting customers of its cell app to discover chums near them. The not obligatory “neighborhood chums” function “helps you uncover which chums are local or on the go,” mentioned product manager Andrea Vicario in a weblog announcement.