Sunday, September 25, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Snapchat Introduces 'Spectacles' Smart Glasses, Changes Company name To Snap
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Lenovo Brings Fingerprint Authenticated Payments To Laptops
Report Cites Google, Salesforce Interest For Twitter
Dalian Wanda and Sony Enters Team Up in China Movie Business
Apple Develops Amazon Echo-Style Device
ALD Technology Chosen By Samsung, LG For Flexible OLEDs
TSMC To Use Different Processes And 3D Packages Across Future Design Platforms
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Faceboo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Facebook Announces Paper News App For iOS


Facebook is introducing Paper, a new app that aims to turn Facebook into a magazine-style experience.

Paper promises a "full-screen" distraction-free layout, with the app separating out your own Facebook News feed.

Paper is made of stories and themed sections, so you can follow your favorite interests. The first section in Paper is the Facebook News Feed, where there are new designs for photos, videos, and longer written posts. You can customize Paper with a choice of other sections about various themes and topics. Each section includes a mix of content from emerging voices and well-known publications.



Everything on the app responds to your touch so you can pick up through stories with natural movements. You can tilt your phone to explore high-resolution panoramic photos from corner to corner. Fullscreen autoplay videos come to life and covers make it easy to spot articles from publishers. The articles also unfold in the app and appear fullscreen. And when you're ready to tell your own story, you know what your post or photo will look like because you see a live preview before you share it.

Paper will be available for the iPhone in the US on February 3rd.

Following the release of Paper, Facebook plans to develop a range of new standalone apps for interacting and sharing content.

The company's CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed the plans during a fourth-quarter earnings call on Wednesday. He said the project would address the various ways people take to the Internet today to share content -- whether it be photos, events, locations or games -- and interact with each other.

"If you think about the overall space of sharing and communicating, there's not just one thing people are doing," Zuckerberg said. "People want to share any type of content with any audience."

The strategy could help Facebook keep people inside its ecosystem, attract new users, and allow marketers to serve up ever more targeted ads.




Previous
Next
Mantle Now Available in Battlefield 4        All News        Qualcomm Reports First-Quarter Profit
Google 4Q Revenue Rise, Ad CPC Fall     General Computing News      Qualcomm Reports First-Quarter Profit

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Youtube, Facebook Expand Their Initiatives To Combat Hate Speech
Could Facebook Develop A Modular Smartphone?
Facebook Messenger Gets Payment Capabilities
Facebook Adds Instant Video To Messenger
Facebook To Bring Rural Internet Access For Africa
Facebook 'Trending' To Rely Less On Humans
Facebook To Use Personal Data From WhatsApp To Bring You Personalized Ads
Facebook Ads To Bypass Ad Blocking
Facebook News Feed Algorithm to Punish Click-Bait Posts
Facebook To Let Companies Sell Through Their Pages
Facebook Reports Sharp Ad Sales Growth
Facebook's Aquila Maiden Flight Is A Reality

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .