Don’t Miss: Facebook, Instagram, Google and Youtube HOT New Features!

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The leading social media are launching and testing new feature for their apps. You decide – is it complete disaster or a breaking innovation?

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Instagram “Messenger” – Direct

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Instagram began to test a new messenger – Direct. It is noted that the application, while in the test mode, is available for iOS and Android users in six countries – Israel, Italy, Portugal, Turkey, Chile and Uruguay.

If you install Direct, the incoming message folder disappears from the Instagram application and can be accessed only in Direct. The date of release is still unknown.

On Mashable, it is stated that there is no point of a Direct app if it’s not connected with Stories.

Livestream Facebook Messenger games

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The games on Facebook Messenger were launched about a year ago. Now you will have an opportunity to livestream your games!

Click on a camera icon on top of a Messenger game and let the show begin. You can livestream, video chat with your friends while you are playing and save the recording on your device.

FAQ in Google’s videos

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A new feature is going to be a huge breakthrough in searching tools development! Celebrities will be able to record vertical video with answers to the most googled questions about them.

For now, the specially designed app will be launched on mobile only and for the residents of US. The celebrities can choose which questions they want to answer and record a video that will appear at the top of googled results.

Facebook Messenger for kids

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On December 4, Facebook introduced Messenger Kids app, which will allow children under 13 to exchange messages and video calls without making an account.

Now kids of the age of 13 have an opportunity to dive into the web. Messenger Kids account can be signed up only through the account of one of the parents.

Adults will be able to fully control the list of contacts of their child through the control panel in the main Facebook app.

Kids will find a bunch of child-appropriate GIFs, stickers, filters and drawing tools and will have an opportunity to create unique content and express themselves.

Read more here.

Messenger went down

Unfortunately, Facebook Messenger went down on Wednesday and created a huge mass of complaint tweets. Probably, it might be connected with the launching of a new Messenger for kids.

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