Facebook Live is a great way to engage your Facebook followers—and the algorithm loves it too. But it's a competitive arena to play in. Facebook Live video broadcasts launched in , but with so much of life going remote in , the medium has never been more popular. Daily watch time for Facebook Live broadcasts is four times higher than last year.
Messenger Rooms: Here's how to use Facebook's free new video chat feature
The internet, the old adage goes , is for porn. But, with a few clicks online, you can find a lot more than that: drugs, graphic violence, you name it. In a way, the internet is the unbound and tangled web of our collective human psyche at times, more id, than ego. So, if someone wants to see or show pretty much anything, you can bet it's happening somewhere online. As part of the announcement, it showcased how newscasters, celebrities, and athletes have welcomed you into their lives live.
Friend or foe? Be on the alert for imposters and scammers on Facebook Messenger
Facebook on Friday announced a slew of new video-calling features including Messenger Rooms, which allows users to host video calls of up to 50 people. Messenger Rooms poses an immediate threat to Zoom and Houseparty , two video-calling products that have seen their usage skyrocket over the past month as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The new video features arrive as more users turn to Facebook apps to socialize with their friends and family while remaining in quarantine as a result of the pandemic.
Earlier this year, my boyfriend started a new job after years of working freelance. One day I was feeling kind of frisky, so I sent him a sexy photo via Facebook Messenger. Namely, the fact that he was in an open office. With other people. And a giant computer screen.