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Google invested in a startup with tech that uses the voices of NFL players to answer questions on Google Home devices (GOOG, GOOGL)

The sports technology startup StatMuse received a strategic investment from the Google  Assistant Investment program to help further its vision of creating a more personalized voice experience for sports fans. Google's investment was for an undisclosed amount.  "Our view was always, what if you could have a SportsCenter of the future?" Darrow said. "Whether you have 30 seconds, 30 minutes, or 3 hours, it could be hyper-personalized to the teams and leagues that you love."  StatMuse joins ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Cortana, Disney, NFL, Trends, Facebook Messenger, New England Patriots, Espn, Business Insider, Los Angeles Rams, Elmore, Jerry Rice, DARROW, Scott Van Pelt


5 Super-Actionable Facebook Messenger Marketing Tactics to Try Today

Aimclear loves making space on our blog for contributed posts from our friends, partners and competitors in the marketing landscape. There are so many brilliant marketers we admire and with whom we interact on our travels around the world. This week, we open the door to the venerable Larry Kim, whose latest endeavor – MobileMonkey – is challenging boundaries in marketing (as we’d expect Larry to do). With so much changing seemingly daily in digital marketing, Larry has some innovative ide...
Tags: Facebook, Seo, Guest Post, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Advertising, AimClear, Larry, Larry Kim, Facebook News, Use Facebook, Facebook Messenger Here, Larry Kim Facebook, Run Facebook, Facebook Messenger Send, Facebook Messenger Ads Messenger, Facebook Messenger While


The implications of Facebook’s messaging app integration

PRWeek recently published this article by our Strategy Director, Caroline Lucas-Garner looking at the criticism surrounding Facebook’s plans to integrate its three messaging platforms – Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp; and what the move could mean for users and brands. They’ve been kind enough to let us reproduce it below. Last month’s NYTimes article on the planned integration of Facebook’s three key messaging services created a flurry of interest, from trade and mainstream press. Facebook’s ...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, Social Media, Seo, Data, Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger, Messaging Apps, Thought Leadership, WhatsApp Facebook, Instagram Messenger, Facebook Messenger and Instagram, Caroline Lucas Garner, Groups on Messenger


You Don't Get to Learn How the FBI Tried to Crack Facebook Messenger Encryption, Judge Rules

A federal judge on Monday ruled in favor of keeping secret the details of a failed U.S. government effort to force Facebook to decrypt Facebook Messenger calls.Read more...
Tags: Security, Facebook, Science, Privacy, Encryption, Facebook Messenger, Wiretapping, Crypto Wars Episode 900, FBI Tried to Crack Facebook Messenger


Marketing to Gen Z: What Not to Do

As Generation Z grows to be a large part of consumers, it’s important to understand what kinds of marketing they are receptive to. It’s much easier to simplify them down to a generation of people who are always on their phones than it is to put the effort in to learn their behaviors. What to know how not to market to Generation Z? We’ve got you covered. Want help with your marketing efforts? Let us know. Who is Generation Z? As it happens, the categorization of Gen Z varies depending on who y...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, US, Seo, Social Media Marketing, Facebook Messenger, Baby Boomers, YouTube Facebook, Generation Z, Gen Zers, Generation Z and Social Media, Gen Z Gen Zers, Generation Z Social Media, Gen Z On Social, Generation Z on Social Media, Marketing to Gen Z


Apply These 10 Secrets to Improve Your Facebook Messenger Marketing

Facebook Messenger is a unicorn marketing channel: businesses are earning a 60-70% average open rate within the first hour.  Want to get in on these sky high open rates and earn more engagement and leads with every Facebook Messenger campaign? Then it’s time to start building Facebook Messenger chatbots and learning how to wield them like a pro — and I can help with that. Facebook Messenger Marketing Hacks I’ve invested everything into Facebook Messenger marketing (literally, I launched the F...
Tags: Facebook, Messenger, Sales, Facebook Messenger, Marketing Tips, Publisher Channel Content, Facebook Messenger Once, Improve Your Facebook Messenger Marketing, Facebook Messenger Marketing Hacks, Subscription Messaging Facebook Messenger


Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists?

The German Federal Cartel Office’s decision to order Facebook to change how it processes users’ personal data this week is a sign the antitrust tide could at last be turning against platform power. One European Commission source we spoke to, who was commenting in a personal capacity, described it as “clearly pioneering” and “a big deal”, even without Facebook being fined a dime. The FCO’s decision instead bans the social network from linking user data across different platforms it owns, unles...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, UK, Instagram, Tech, Eu, Facebook Messenger, Commission, European Commission, EC, Margrethe Vestager, Zuckerberg, Fco, BBC Radio


Facebook Messenger: Here’s How to Delete a Message for Everyone

Facebook Messenger recently added the ability for users to delete messages within the first 10 minutes after they've been sent. Our guide will show you how this works. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Messenger application on iOS. Step 1: Tap and hold on the message you wish to delete. Step 2: Tap "Remove."...
Tags: Advertising, Facebook Messenger, Social Pro Daily


How brands can get dark social right

Contagious recently published this article by our Research & Insight Director, André van Loon shedding light on the perplexing world of Dark Social and sharing his wisdom as to how brands can make the most of messaging apps. They’ve been kind enough to let us reproduce it below. Before considering how to get dark social right, it’s worth noting how easy it is to get wrong. The term has been around since journalist Alexis Madrigal coined it in The Atlantic in 2012. Looking at the accuracy of digi...
Tags: Facebook, Digital, Social Media, Seo, Atlantic, Facebook Messenger, Messaging Apps, Thought Leadership, GlobalWebIndex, Alexis Madrigal, Madrigal, RadiumOne, Andre van Loon, Dark Social, Adidas Tango Squads


10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Apple CEO Tim Cook explained why Deirdre O'Brien is the right person to take over from Angela Ahrendts in leading the firm's retail stores. In an internal email obtained by Business Insider, Cook said: "Deirdre was part of the team that planned and launched Apple's very first online and retail stores." Facebook insiders are cautiously optimistic about changes to employee bonuses. Sources said it has the potential to produce goo...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Cook, Microsoft, Washington Post, Softbank, US, Trends, Facebook Messenger, Tim Cook, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Alexa, Bezos, Enquirer


Digital Trends Live: Facebook Messenger change, GoNation, and more

From new Facebook Messenger features to 5Ge coming to select smartphones, we discussed the latest in tech news on this episode of Digital Trends Live. We also welcomed Chaz Tanase of GoNation and Dan Ferguson of Groove Jones to the show. The post Digital Trends Live: Facebook Messenger change, GoNation, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Facebook Messenger, Dan Ferguson, Groove Jones, Chaz Tanase


Facebook now lets you delete messages for 10 minutes after they've already been sent — here's how to use the feature (FB)

Facebook Messenger now lets users delete their sent messages, up to 10 minutes after they've already been sent. Facebook said back in April it would roll the feature out to the general public after CEO Mark Zuckerberg was caught quietly deleting old messages. Here's how you can "unsend" your Facebook messages, which is now available to all iOS and Android users. Facebook Messenger has given its users the ability to delete their messages, up to 10 minutes after they've already been sent out. T...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, Trends, Facebook Messenger, Sony, Steve Wozniak, Instagram WhatsApp


Going Beyond Transactions: ‘Conversational Commerce’ and its Impact on the Travel and Hospitality Industry | By Alan Young

It's 2019, and I would argue that there have never been more marketing-related "buzzwords" battling it out for conversational real-estate across thought leadership articles, webinars, white papers and more. Whether it's agile marketing, catering to the 'age of the consumer,' hyper-personalization, or the mobile age — there are plenty of commerce-related silos to get lost in as industry leaders seek out the trends and methods which can best benefit their respective brand and industry. This...
Tags: Travel, Facebook Messenger, Alexa, Chris Messina, Alan Young, Travel and Hospitality Industry


Facebook Messenger users to get 10-minute 'unsend' window

Version of feature that Mark Zuckerberg was caught using is now available to allFacebook is launching an “unsend” feature in Messenger more than 10 months after it promised to do so after it was discovered surreptitiously removing messages sent by Mark Zuckerberg from their recipients’ inboxes.The company stopped using the secret feature, which it said it had built “to protect our executives’ communications”, when it was discovered in April 2018, and promised not to delete messages again until i...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Technology, Media, Social Networking, Social Media, UK News, World news, Facebook Messenger


How to Delete Accidentally Sent Messages, Photos on Facebook Messenger

Ever sent a message on Facebook Messenger then immediately regretted it, or an embarrassing text to your boss in the heat of the moment at late night, or maybe accidentally sent messages or photos to a wrong group chat? Of course, you have. We have all been through drunk texts and embarrassing photos many times that we later regret sending but are forced to live with our mistakes. Good news, [Author: [email protected] (Swati Khandelwal)]
Tags: Facebook, Privacy, Tech, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Messages, Swati Khandelwal, Delete Sent Messages, Unsend Messages


Facebook said to be planning on cross-platform business messaging

Facebook is said to be building a unified messaging for a business feature that will let businesses access and manage Instagram Direct Messages alongside its Facebook Messenger messages. This would mark Facebook's first step toward building a tool to manage  messaging across Facebook's apps for businesses. This is in-line with the company's plans to unite the back-end technology that runs Instagram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp on the consumer side. The feature would add Instagram Direct...
Tags: Facebook, News, Facebook Pages, Blogging, Facebook Messenger, Rumors, Instagram Direct, Instagram Facebook Messenger, Facebook cross-platform business messaging, Instagram Direct Messages


How to Unsend a Message on Facebook Messenger

There are times when we regret after accidentally sending a message to our boss or a wrong group while chatting on Messenger. Well, that happens with everyone and we can’t do anything about it. Thankfully, Facebook has addressed this issue in its widely popular messaging platform by letting users delete the message for everyone. The latest “Remove for Everyone” feature in Facebook Messenger allows you to remove a message within 10 minutes, after sending it either to an individual or a group. Thi...
Tags: Ios, Android, Facebook, Messenger, Blogging, Facebook Messenger, How To's, IM client


Facebook Messenger ‘Unsend’ feature now available for everyone

Facebook Messenger finally gets 'delete message' feature months after promising the rollout. You can easily remove your sent message on Messenger – whether it’s to one person or a group, similar to that on WhatsApp. Simply tap on the message you want to remove and select the option to “Remove for Everyone”. The removed message will be replaced by text alerting everyone in the conversation the message was removed. You will have up to 10 minutes to remove a message after it is sent. The company...
Tags: Facebook, Apps, Mark Zuckerberg, Messenger, News, Blogging, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Messenger ` Unsend


How to unsend messages on Facebook Messenger

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and connected services. Admit it, we’ve all accidentally sent a meme to our boss, or maybe even an unwarranted ‘hi’ to an ex, and regretted those keystrokes for hours afterwards. Thankfully, Facebook Messenger now allows you to delete a message – both for individual and group chats – for up to 10 minutes after sending it. To remove a message, simply tap on it and select the “R...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Apps, Facebook Messenger, Basics, Insider


How to Stop Facebook’s Dangerous App Integration Ploy

Its plan to combine Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger entrenches its monopoly power, and the F.T.C. should step in.
Tags: News, Social Media, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Antitrust Laws and Competition Issues, Stop Facebook


Facebook Messenger now lets you unsend messages, if you act within 10 minutes

Ever say something you immediately regret over Facebook Messenger? You now may be able to take it back.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Facebook Messenger, Usa Today


Facebooks’s long-promised ‘unsend’ feature arrives. Here’s how to use it

Send a message to the wrong person? Messenger now gives you 10 minutes to take it back. After an update beginning to roll out today, users can now retract messages if they act within the first 10 minutes after sending the message. The post Facebooks’s long-promised ‘unsend’ feature arrives. Here’s how to use it appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Facebook, News, Trends, Social Media, Facebook Messenger, Facebooks


Facebook’s long-promised ‘unsend’ feature arrives. Here’s how to use it

Send a message to the wrong person? Messenger now gives you 10 minutes to take it back. After an update beginning to roll out today, users can now retract messages if they act within the first 10 minutes after sending the message. The post Facebook’s long-promised ‘unsend’ feature arrives. Here’s how to use it appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Facebook, News, Trends, Social Media, Facebook Messenger


Second Thoughts? Facebook Messenger Users Now Have 10 Minutes to Delete Messages

Many people grew up with the five-second rule pertaining to food that drops on the floor. Facebook Messenger introduced the 10-minute rule Tuesday. The Remove for Everyone feature Messenger debuted for iOS and Android users in Poland, Bolivia, Colombia and Lithuania last November is now available globally on both operating systems. Messages to either individual...
Tags: Advertising, Facebook Messenger, Lithuania, Social Pro Daily, Poland Bolivia Colombia, Facebook Messenger Users Now Have


How to Unsend Facebook Messenger Messages

Typos happen. Now when they happen on Facebook Messenger, you have the option to delete them. Facebook finally started rolling out the ability to delete Messenger messages this week.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Facebook Messenger, Lifehacks, Facebook Tip, Unsend Facebook Messenger Messages


Here’s How to Unsend Messages on Facebook Messenger

TechCrunch Last year, it was revealed that Mark Zuckerberg had an option to “unsend” messages that were sent on Facebook Messenger. Once that info came out, everyone who uses Messenger wanted in on the functionality too—and now Facebook is delivering. So, to be clear, the current “delete” option on Facebook Messenger only removes the message for you—the recipient can still see it. That also means it’s still on Facebook’s Messenger servers. The Unsend feature, by contrast, will allow users t...
Tags: Crafts, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Messenger Once


Daily Crunch: Facebook lets you unsend recent messages

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here: 1. Facebook now lets everyone unsend messages for 10 minutes For up to 10 minutes after sending a Facebook Message, the sender can tap on it and they’ll find the delete button has been replaced by “Remove for you” and “Remove for everyone” options. If you select the latter, recipients will see an alert s...
Tags: Apple, Google, Social, Mobile, Facebook, Apps, Japan, Tech, Facebook Messenger, Myanmar, Toyota, Reuters, Ike, Facebook Message, Kinto, Uber Advanced Technologies Group


Facebook Messenger Now Lets You Delete Texts

Facebook has finally added the ability for Messenger users to delete messages in a chat — something the social media giant had already selectively done for CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s old texts. Last year, TechCrunch reported that some of Zuckerberg’s older Messenger texts had quietly vanished from the recipients’ inboxes. In a statement, Facebook cited the […]
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Facebook Messenger, Zuckerberg, Facebook Messenger Now


Facebook now lets everyone unsend messages for 10 minutes

Facebook has finally made good on its promise to let users unsend chats after TechCrunch discovered Mark Zuckerberg had secretly retracted some of his Facebook Messages from recipients. Today Facebook Messenger globally rolls out “Remove for everyone” to help you pull back typos, poor choices, embarrassing thoughts, or any other message. For up to 10 minutes after sending a Facebook Message, the sender can tap on it and they’ll find the delete button has been replaced by “Remove for you”, but...
Tags: Social, TC, Mobile, Facebook, Apps, Mark Zuckerberg, Tech, Policy, Facebook Messenger, Sony Pictures, Facebook Messages, Zuckerberg, Mark, Facebook Message, Facebook unsend


Facebook now lets everyone unsend messages for up to 10 minutes

Facebook has finally made good on its promise to let users unsend chats after TechCrunch discovered Mark Zuckerberg had secretly retracted some of his Facebook Messages from recipients. Today Facebook Messenger globally rolls out “Remove for everyone” to help you pull back typos, poor choices, embarrassing thoughts, or any other message. For up to 10 minutes after sending a Facebook Message, the sender can tap on it and they’ll find the delete button has been replaced by “Remove for you”, but...
Tags: Travel, Social, TC, Mobile, Facebook, Apps, Mark Zuckerberg, Policy, Facebook Messenger, Sony Pictures, Facebook Messages, Zuckerberg, Mark, Facebook Message, Facebook unsend