The move brings Meta a step closer to implementing its plan of merging all chat services into a single encrypted platform.
Messenger has introduced several new seasonal features to enhance the holiday mood and a convenient tool to gift cash easily.
Messenger and Instagram have teamed up with Cosmopolitan on a new interactive AR video calling Group Effect created for NYE.
Messenger is testing Split Payments - a new feature that will let users share bills among group chat members.
Facebook announced that Group Effects are now available in Messenger video calls and Messenger Rooms; will soon be coming to Instagram.
Facebook is celebrating Messenger's 10th birthday with the release of an epic bundle of 10 new product features.
Facebook is expanding its encryption option to cover voice chats and video calls instead of just text chats.
Facebook introduces new Space Jam chat theme, an emoji search bar for finding your favorite emojis more easily and a recent reaction feature.
Facebook has announced new features for Messenger, including new chat themes, a quick reply bar, and QR codes and payment links.
New Messenger API for Instagram allows Brands to manage messages directly from Hootsuite and Sparkcentral
Facebook is rolling out new features on Messenger and Instagram to allow more self-expression and help people feel together even when they're apart.
Facebook has temporarily disabled some Messenger and Instagram features in response to new rules for messaging services in Europe.
Facebook has announced a new 'vanish mode' on Messenger and Instagram that lets you send spontaneous messages that disappear automatically.
Last week Facebook for Business announced an update to its Messenger API that adds support for Instagram Messaging.
Facebook has announced that Lionsgate, Sony Pictures Entertainment, and Warner Bros. are bringing new content to the Watch Together feature on Messenger.
Facebook announced the addition of custom backgrounds in Messenger Rooms, and new Rooms creation and discovery features.