Facebook the giant social networking site has got good news for all its users. The company has rolled out a new update and has two new features which can be very useful for all its users. Facebook the master of all the social networking sites has come up with video chat heads and drop box support to its messenger app. Facebook messenger as we all know is the top messaging app in the world and this is undoubtedly a superb news for all its users. Let’s check out in details what these features are all about.
The update arrived at a time when F8 conference about to start. Therefore, it is tough to ignore this development at this point of time. The first feature is a video chat heads. The video chat heads are comparable to the chat heads which brings a floating on-screen circle on the users’ device. It helps you to access the chat section comfortably as you just have to tap it to check the message. This feature will make it easier for the users to multi-task and also to continue with the video chat at the same time. It will be very helpful for the user to access the chat if you like to do the video chatting. The user can now place this floating circle anywhere and everywhere on the screen by just holding and dropping it which will make it easier to access on phones.
Along with video chat, Facebook also has added Dropbox support to the Messenger, so now if the users are looking out to share the Dropbox content through your Facebook Messenger then you can easily do it without leaving the Messenger app. Users can now easily access Dropbox by just clicking on the ‘More’ button in the Messenger app. Facebook messenger users can directly share photos, videos and other files even animated GIFs directly in their chats through the app with ease. Other data can also be accessed with the help of a link, so the user can share any data through this new feature. But one important thing to mention is that users should make sure they have installed dropbox to their smartphone where they access their facebook messenger.
In its official post on the blog, Stan Chudnovsky, head of product for Messenger said, “We want people to communicate just the way they want to on Messenger, with everyone they care about. Giving our users the ability to share their Dropbox videos and images in Messenger threads with just a few taps will help them bring more style and personality to those conversations.”
All these upcoming features have made the facebook messenger a user-friendly app which provides a number of brilliant features for the users which actually appears attractive on screen. Additionally along with these two features it now has Messenger Codes which helps to connect immediately with different businesses. These two new features are at present available for Android users and it will surely soon appear on iOS platform too.