Everything You Need To Know From Today’s Facebook F8 Announcements

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Today marked the first day of F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference, and the company announced a ton of stuff!

Some of it is bigger than others, though — so we’ve wrapped up all the most important stuff from today in one easy-to-digest list. Enjoy!

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Messenger As A Platform:

As we absolutely scooped so hard last week, Facebook is opening up Messenger as a platform for developers. That means developers will be able to add in new functionality to Messenger — things like Giphy for on-the-fly GIF searching, goofy voice changers for voice messages, a drawing pad for doodling things up for your friends, etc. Think of it like a mini-app store within Messenger.


New Realtime Comments System:

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Facebook’s Comment system (like the one you see in use at the bottom of this post) is pretty solid, but it’s…

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