Tag Archive: Messenger


Save Pictures Automatically from Facebook Messenger

If you’re an avid Facebook Messenger user who sends a lot of pictures back and forth, you may appreciate having the app automatically save those photos and images directly to your iPhone, without having to manually do so yourself. With the help of a simple settings switch, you could do exactly that. For this trick … Read More

How to catch March Madness with Facebook Messenger

Maybe you’ve heard of a little sportsball contest that’s starting this week, and maybe you haven’t. If you haven’t, just know that that’s why your neighbors are going to be shouting like maniacs for the next few weeks. My loud, a-hole neighbors aren’t the only ones excited about March Madness; Facebook’s Messenger app is also […]

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Cola Messenger, Retro City Rampage DX, and other awesome apps of the week

What better way is there to spend a Sunday than by catching up on the latest great iOS apps? Whether you’re wanting to transform the way you text with a fantastic new messaging tool, or just fancy unwinding with a top-down, open-world driving game that makes Grand Theft Auto look tame by comparison, you’ve come to the […]

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Shadowy messenger bag will thrill gear-hauling ninjas

Do you want to be known for carrying a stylish computer bag or would you rather be known for being stylish? The Shadow by booq will let you stand out without calling attention to itself while it works to earn a different label: your everyday bag. The Shadow blends seamlessly with whatever personal style you […]

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Pro Tip: Keep your boss from snooping on you with Tor messenger beta

While you may chat about state secrets while on your Mac at work, you might not want your chats to get out there, or to be archived. The answer is to use encryption so that no one can intercept your messages and figure out you’re really angry at your boss. The Tor Project aims to […]

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Pro Tip: Get Facebook Messenger to stop buzzing you during chats

Facebook Messenger keeps buzzing at me while I’m in the app itself. It’s annoying. It seems like I’m getting messaged more and more via Facebook Messenger these days as my buddies and family take to the mobile messaging platform to connect in real time. But the incessant buzzing, when I’m right there staring at the […]

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Versatile messenger bag fits all your stuff and more

Ever try to go from home to the gym to the office to the party in the same day? If you have, you’ll know that move requires a lot of carrying capacity, typically across several bags. Now try to do all that as an eco-warrior on a bicycle. You’ll want one big, waterproof bag that […]

Straighten out your mess with this stylish messenger bag

I’m always on the lookout for a better, more efficient, useful and stylish bag to carry my MacBook Pro, iPad 3, and various electronic accoutrements, including an external battery, noise-cancelling headphones, and a ton of different cables to power and charge everything in there. I also like to add a paperback book, various papers and […]

Facebook Messenger update will even let haters use it

The latest update to Facebook’s Messenger app will let you use it even if you don’t have (or want) an account for the social-media platform. It’s still Facebook, though, so you’re going to have to cough up some personal info.… Read more ›

Video calls could make Facebook Messenger a Skype killer

Facebook Messenger is today launching its assault on Skype with a new update that brings video calling to users on Android and iOS. The feature works over Wi-Fi and LTE, and it’s completely free. After updating your Facebook Messenger app, you’ll find… Read more ›