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<p>Reliance Jio has seen astronomical growth ever since it entered the Indian telecom sector back in September 2016. The company’s success has allowed it to diversify into various other verticals, like home broadband and e-commerce, where it has opted for the same strategy of offering services at a price point that undercuts the competition by</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebook-google-reportedly-wanted-stakes-reliance-jio/">Facebook and Google reportedly wanted stakes in India’s Reliance Jio</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook and Google reportedly wanted stakes in India’s Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio has seen astronomical growth ever since it entered the Indian telecom sector back in September 2016. The company’s success has allowed it to diversify into various other verticals, like home broadband and e-commerce, where it has opted for the same strategy of offering services at a price point that undercuts the competition by […]

<p>Back at Facebook’s F8 developer conference in 2018, the company first announced a new feature for the platform called 3D Photos. As the name implies, the feature lets you post and view three-dimensional photos in your Facebook News Feed. The photos appear in your news feed like any other photos, but when you scroll past</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebooks-3d-photos-supported-android-devices-single-cameras/">Facebook’s 3D Photos are now supported on many Android devices with single cameras</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook’s 3D Photos are now supported on many Android devices with single cameras

Back at Facebook’s F8 developer conference in 2018, the company first announced a new feature for the platform called 3D Photos. As the name implies, the feature lets you post and view three-dimensional photos in your Facebook News Feed. The photos appear in your news feed like any other photos, but when you scroll past […]

<p>Facebook-owned WhatsApp is undoubtedly one of the most popular messaging apps out there. Launched all the way back in 2009, the app wasn’t initially free to use and charged users a download fee. The download fee was soon replaced with an annual subscription of $0.99, which was dropped when Facebook acquired the company in 2014.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebook-reportedly-ends-plans-sell-ads-whatsapp/">Facebook reportedly ends plans to sell ads in WhatsApp</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook reportedly ends plans to sell ads in WhatsApp

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is undoubtedly one of the most popular messaging apps out there. Launched all the way back in 2009, the app wasn’t initially free to use and charged users a download fee. The download fee was soon replaced with an annual subscription of $0.99, which was dropped when Facebook acquired the company in 2014. […]

<p>Despite the recent privacy scandals, mishandling of user data, and a potential federal injunction looming in the distance, Facebook seems to be going full steam ahead with its ambitions. According to a recent report by The Information, the company is now developing its own operating system to reduce dependency on Google’s Android. The development, as</p>
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Facebook is developing its own OS to reduce dependence on Android

Despite the recent privacy scandals, mishandling of user data, and a potential federal injunction looming in the distance, Facebook seems to be going full steam ahead with its ambitions. According to a recent report by The Information, the company is now developing its own operating system to reduce dependency on Google’s Android. The development, as […]

<p>Earlier this year, reports revealed that Facebook’s co-founder Mark Zuckerberg planned to unify the infrastructure of all three of Facebook’s messaging services — WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger. The idea was to operate all three services as standalone apps but on the same underlying messaging infrastructure. Naturally, this raised privacy concerns among many of the users,</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/u-s-block-facebook-integrating-whatsapp-instagram-messenger/">U.S. may block Facebook from integrating WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

U.S. may block Facebook from integrating WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger

Earlier this year, reports revealed that Facebook’s co-founder Mark Zuckerberg planned to unify the infrastructure of all three of Facebook’s messaging services — WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger. The idea was to operate all three services as standalone apps but on the same underlying messaging infrastructure. Naturally, this raised privacy concerns among many of the users, […]

<p>In its heyday, Facebook was the go-to social media platform for anyone looking to connect with friends online. Almost everyone you knew had a Facebook account and it was the easiest way to connect with new people without giving out your phone number. Even though the numbers suggest that Facebook is still growing at a</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebook-launches-tool-transfer-photos-videos-google-photos/">Facebook launches tool to let users transfer photos & videos to Google Photos</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook launches tool to let users transfer photos & videos to Google Photos

In its heyday, Facebook was the go-to social media platform for anyone looking to connect with friends online. Almost everyone you knew had a Facebook account and it was the easiest way to connect with new people without giving out your phone number. Even though the numbers suggest that Facebook is still growing at a […]

<p>Facebook’s plan to assert greater control over its company’s sprawling divisions is no secret, as was first reported back when talks of unification of the messaging infrastructure of WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger first emerged. The company then went on to make its branding very prominent within these services, to really remind users of the</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebook-pay-new-payment-system-whatsapp-instagram-messenger/">Facebook Pay is a new payment system for WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook Pay is a new payment system for WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook

Facebook’s plan to assert greater control over its company’s sprawling divisions is no secret, as was first reported back when talks of unification of the messaging infrastructure of WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger first emerged. The company then went on to make its branding very prominent within these services, to really remind users of the […]

<p>It’s a well-known fact that Facebook’s Instagram has blatantly copied a number of features from Snapchat. The popular Stories feature, for instance, is a direct knock-off of Snapachat’s Story feature and Facebook didn’t even make the effort to give it a unique name. While this may or may not have directly influenced Snapchat’s declining popularity,</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/instagram-testing-scenes-tiktok-like-video-editing-tool-stories/">Instagram is testing Scenes: a TikTok-like video editing tool for Stories</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Instagram is testing Scenes: a TikTok-like video editing tool for Stories

It’s a well-known fact that Facebook’s Instagram has blatantly copied a number of features from Snapchat. The popular Stories feature, for instance, is a direct knock-off of Snapachat’s Story feature and Facebook didn’t even make the effort to give it a unique name. While this may or may not have directly influenced Snapchat’s declining popularity, […]

<p>The Facebook app (and website, for that matter) are not beloved by many people. Over the years, the social network has become incredibly bloated with features. Many of these features can be found in the navigation toolbar. Things like Facebook Marketplace, Watch, Groups, and more. This is also where you can be inundated with the</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/facebook-customize-toolbar-hide-red-dots/">Facebook will finally let you customize the toolbar and hide notification dots</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Facebook will finally let you customize the toolbar and hide notification dots

The Facebook app (and website, for that matter) are not beloved by many people. Over the years, the social network has become incredibly bloated with features. Many of these features can be found in the navigation toolbar. Things like Facebook Marketplace, Watch, Groups, and more. This is also where you can be inundated with the […]