Facebook Messenger is testing transcribing voice messages into text

Automatic transcription of speech into written text Facebook tries so far only on a few  selected users  of Facebook messenger. Facebook Messenger allows you to send short voice (audio) messages for a long time. Facebook now offered the opportunity to have the audio automatically converted...

Organic Reach on Facebook: Your Questions Answered by Brian Boland

Over the past few months, I’ve read articles and answered questions from many people who are concerned about declines in organic reach for their Facebook Pages. Organic reach refers to how many people you can reach for free on Facebook by posting to your Page. My colleagues and I at Facebook...

Facebook wants to understand human speech. Therefore buy a startup

First purchase of Facebook is company Wit.ai. Social network is probably going to joins Google, Microsoft and Apple, who are experimenting with personal assistants in mobile devices. Comunication machines witch people is a big topic of whole technological world. Except Siri and competitive...

Messy Facebook? Clean it up Filter your friends and their content in a few simple steps, by Scott Kleinberg, Tribune Newspapers

When I used to look at my Facebook, I immediately thought of that junk drawer in the kitchen that barely opens and closes. So much stuff, so hard to organize. It's my fault that it took so long, but I finally cleaned it up. Now, I use it like a pro and everything fits neatly in its own...

The Facebook likes you should dislike, by Scott Kleinberg | Tribune Newspapers

  Back in January, I wrote about what I call theFacebook "sharing trap" where you are persuaded to like a seemingly harmless photo that is part of a scam. It was one of my most shared columns, probably because so many people were surprised there's evil lurking behind a cute puppy. If...