Facebook Messenger added AR filters to its video call system past year - this allowed people to dress their faces up or alter them entirely, making for a much more humorous call with friends and family.
The introduction of games into Messenger is another strategy by Facebook to increase user engagement on the platform.
Facebook in a blog post yesterday announced a new feature in Messenger app for its users that makes connecting with friends in video chat even more fun and competitive. They are Asteroids Attack and Don't Smile.
The social media company said users of financial firms such as PayPal (PYPL.O), Citibank (C.N) and American Express (AXP.N) could link their financial accounts with Facebook's Messenger and chat with a customer service representative.
Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg have shown time and again that our personal data is far more valuable than our privacy.
State of concern: All of NSW feeling effects of drought
The new rules will increase culling quotas and more shooters to operate under a single license, a government press release states. Among them is New South Wales, which is facing the driest and most widespread conditions since 1965.
Will Turkey's economic woes reach Europe?
In fact, TRY once again drops below the 6.0 mark after Erdogan said the country faces a wave of artificial financial instability. The currency has lost more than 30% of its value so far this year.
U.S. Sanctions Put Russia on Edge
Skripal settled in Britain after a 2010 prisoner exchange. "The UK welcomes this further action by our US allies". These are sensitive goods that normally would go through a case-by-case review before they are exported.
While the AR game Don't smile is the virtual interpretation of the ultimate staring game, the Asteroid attack game requires users to guide a spaceship through their nose while avoiding obstacles.
"Don't Smile" is a game that harnesses the front facing camera of each device using Facebook Messenger to identify when a user gets a grin on their face.
Recently, In April, Snapchat rolled out its new AR gaming feature. That's just two of the launch titles, but Facebook is also going to launch "Beach Bump" where you will be passing a beach ball between your friends, and a matching cat game called "Kitten Kraze" in the future. With this surge in video chat calls, Facebook will look to introduce more interactive features like these into its Messenger app.
Through pure dint of being used by everyone, Messenger is becoming the defacto cross-messaging platform for many.
He said the team didn't agree with his belief that National Football League players should stand during the anthem. Players have criticized Goodell's ban, calling it an infringement on their right to protest peacefully.
Maritime universities are keeping a very close eye on a sudden and serious diplomatic spat between Canada and Saudi Arabia. But, our correspondent adds, during the recent crackdown on activists he has also shown that he will not tolerate dissent.
Police said they found the remnants in an open area on the outskirts of the city of Beersheba and that no one was hurt. A Palestinian official with knowledge of the ceasefire talks said Thursday that the truce was to begin at 20:45 GMT.
Security Council could discuss loosening sanctions on Pyongyang after the June 12 Singapore meeting between Trump and Kim. The North noted that they returned remains of USA soldiers who fought in the Korean War to the US last week.
Although Melania started from humble roots, she launched a successful modeling career prior to her marriage to the president. Green cards can also be obtained through employment, receiving asylum or refugee status, or in other special circumstances.
So if you can find a spot away from artificial light and free of clouds, you will be in for a great show! Capturing the fleeting light show requires some luck as meteors quickly strike through the starry skies.
Meanwhile, Awkwafina took an Old Hollywood approach to red carpet fashion by wearing a dusty pink Reem Acra ballgown. Stephanie Foo from Vox : "I'm Malaysian, and nobody in my family is a billionaire".
Many frightened villagers are staying under tents or tarpaulins dotted along roads or in parched rice fields. It struck northwest of Lombok, which is close to Bali, but the agency said it would not cause a tsunami.
Jurgen Klopp's men begin their Premier League campaign against West Ham on Sunday. I'm happy that we came through the pre-season so far, so good".
China bans Winnie the Pooh film over comparisons to Xi
China's foreign film quota allows a maximum of around 34 foreign films to be imported into the country per year. The government has not completely banned photos of Pooh from the internet, but it has restricted them.
Nadal routs Paire to reach third round in Toronto
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Abby Huntsman Leaving Fox News to Join The View
She disliked it so much she considered finding a new dream career path that wasn't in television according to Elle . Fox confirmed the news to Media ITE, though Huntsman has yet to make a statement.
God of War free New Game
Play the game in a whole new way by exploring new customization options with extremely powerful new armor sets and enchantments. Another feature of New Game+ is the ability to skip cut scenes - a much-requested option from the game's fan base.