• Facebook testing new Stories for Events feature for iOS and Android

    3 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    To distinguish themselves from popular apps such as Snapchat and Instagram, Facebook is introducing a new feature called ‘Stories for Events'. This feature seems to combine both the Stories and Events pages in the form of interactive stickers. Facebook says that it's a way to “share the events you're interested in and coordinate to meet up with friends IRL.” For example, if there's an event downtown, you can attach a sticker on your story with details about it. Friends can then interact using the sticker whether they are ‘interested' or ‘going.' With Instagram creating a ‘Close Friends'...
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  • Facebook Stories may soon get a lift from Events integration

    Facebook Stories may soon get a lift from Events integration

    3 days ago - By SlashGear

    If you don't count yourself among the Facebook Stories users of the world, you certainly aren't alone. Taking a page out of Snapchat's book, Facebook rolled out Stories back in 2017, but since then, there hasn't been much in way of meaningful updates to the feature. That all might changing soon, as Facebook is at least toying with the idea...
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