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Facebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its app - the Irish News;

Facebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its app - the Irish News

the Irish NewsFacebook is at it again: The social network is adding Snapchat-like Stories to its appthe Irish NewsThe Facebook-Snapchat rivalry is heating up again as Facebook is now testing a new “stories” feature which could go live in early 2017. It's the latest in a growing list of feature additions across the social network's range of apps that appear to have ...and more »

Facebook tries 'Stories' in its app - Business Insider;

Facebook tries 'Stories' in its app - Business Insider

Business InsiderFacebook tries 'Stories' in its appBusiness InsiderFacebook has started testing the ephemeral Stories format in its main mobile app, Business Insider reports. The test has rolled out in Ireland initially, and the company plans to bring it to more countries in the coming months. Facebook Stories is ...and more »

Ireland is the only country in the world with this new Facebook story feature - Her.ie;

Ireland is the only country in the world with this new Facebook story feature - Her.ie

Her.ieIreland is the only country in the world with this new Facebook story featureHer.ieFacebook's European HQ is in Dublin and they've often used Ireland as a testing ground for new features including the latest one which launched in the last 24 hours. The rise in popularity of Snapchat saw Mark Zuckerberg's company introduce the Stories ...and more »

Social Media's Crystal Ball - Huffington Post

Social Media's Crystal BallHuffington PostThe highly filtered vacuum created by intelligent social platforms changed the way people consume news. Sixty-two percent of U.S. adults get their news from social media, which often either reinforces their existing beliefs or contributes to important ...and more »

Facebook Continues Onslaught on Snapchat With 'Facebook Stories' - Vulcan Post (press release);

Facebook Continues Onslaught on Snapchat With 'Facebook Stories' - Vulcan Post (press release)

Vulcan Post (press release)Facebook Continues Onslaught on Snapchat With 'Facebook Stories'Vulcan Post (press release)Following the success of integrating a 'Stories' feature on the Facebook-owned Instagram app, the social media company will be introducing 'Facebook Stories' to fully wipe out Snapchat for good. With Instagram Stories recently matching Snapchat in ...and more »

4 Social Marketing Trends to Implement This Year - Business 2 Community;

4 Social Marketing Trends to Implement This Year - Business 2 Community

Business 2 Community4 Social Marketing Trends to Implement This YearBusiness 2 CommunityIt's still January, but the year is already slipping away. Those goals you made to elevate your marketing in 2017 can't be met if you don't start putting plans into action. Your social marketing is just one factor to consider. We make it a little ...and more »

Facebook Follows Snapchat and Instagram With its Own Version of Stories - Entrepreneur;

Facebook Follows Snapchat and Instagram With its Own Version of Stories - Entrepreneur

EntrepreneurFacebook Follows Snapchat and Instagram With its Own Version of StoriesEntrepreneurCurrently available in Ireland, Stories lets people update their friends on their activities throughout the day. Facebook Follows Snapchat and Instagram With its Own Version of Stories. Image credit: Manjunath Kiran | Getty Images. Tom Brant. From PCMag.and more »

Facebook Is Testing Its Own, Very Cool Version Of Instagram Stories - Refinery29;

Facebook Is Testing Its Own, Very Cool Version Of Instagram Stories - Refinery29

Refinery29Facebook Is Testing Its Own, Very Cool Version Of Instagram StoriesRefinery29When Instagram Stories launched this past summer, it was called a Snapchat copycat. But Facebook Stories might claim that title — and it might be even better. Facebook Stories, which is launching today in Ireland as a test for iOS and Android users ...and more »

Facebook launch Facebook Stories on iOS and Android in Ireland – and it's here now - The Irish Sun;

Facebook launch Facebook Stories on iOS and Android in Ireland – and it's here now - The Irish Sun

The Irish SunFacebook launch Facebook Stories on iOS and Android in Ireland – and it's here nowThe Irish SunFACEBOOK have launched Facebook Stories in Ireland on iOS and Android and say most users will see the new feature over the coming weeks. The new Stories format allows users of the social media site to share photos and videos with friends throughout ...and more »

Facebook begins to test a feature to kill Snapchat - Marketing Land;

Facebook begins to test a feature to kill Snapchat - Marketing Land

Marketing LandFacebook begins to test a feature to kill SnapchatMarketing LandFacebook is currently testing a feature that appears to be a dagger in the chest of Snapchat. Reported by Business Insider, Facebook is taking the idea of Instagram Stories and bringing it to its larger and more popular social network. This limited ...and more »

Facebook Inc (FB): Facebook Experiments in Ireland With Snapchat-Inspired

Facebook Inc (FB): Facebook Experiments in Ireland With Snapchat-Inspired "Stories" Feature - TCC

TCCFacebook Inc (FB): Facebook Experiments in Ireland With Snapchat-Inspired "Stories" FeatureTCCSpeculation from Business Insider revealed that the social network, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has once again taken some inspiration from popular app, Snapchat. It appears that Mark Zuckerberg's company is currently testing out a new feature in Ireland ...and more »

Facebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its quest to take out its rival - CNBC;

Facebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its quest to take out its rival - CNBC

CNBCFacebook has copied another major Snapchat feature in its quest to take out its rivalCNBCThe U.S. social networking giant is testing another feature that imitates its rival called Stories. It's a collage of photos and videos that users upload via the main Facebook app which then disappear after 24 hours. Snapchat's own feature, also called ...and more »

Like Snapchat, your posts might start 'expiring' on Facebook soon - Economic Times;

Like Snapchat, your posts might start 'expiring' on Facebook soon - Economic Times

Economic TimesLike Snapchat, your posts might start 'expiring' on Facebook soonEconomic TimesSnapchat launched Snapchat Stories, its 24-hour update collation tool, in October 2013. Now Facebook is integrating a lesson learned by Instagram, rolling out its own timeline-topping Facebook Stories feature. Video and images shared through Facebook ...and more »

Facebook just can't stop copying Snapchat - The Express Tribune;

Facebook just can't stop copying Snapchat - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneFacebook just can't stop copying SnapchatThe Express TribuneAfter copying Snapchat's Stories on Instagram and then improving on them, Facebook is now testing a Stories feature as well. According to Mashable, Facebook Stories which is still in its testing phase has been launched in Ireland, where the company has ...and more »

Facebook Stories will soon let you 'Snapchat' from your Facebook app - Memeburn;

Facebook Stories will soon let you 'Snapchat' from your Facebook app - Memeburn

MemeburnFacebook Stories will soon let you 'Snapchat' from your Facebook appMemeburnFacebook has already implemented a rehashed version of Snapchat Stories on Instagram. But it hasn't yet bolted on the feature to its flaship app. Until now, that is. The social network has announced that Facebook Stories is now a thing on its Android ...and more »

FACEBOOK STORIES - Daily Mail;

FACEBOOK STORIES - Daily Mail

Daily MailFACEBOOK STORIESDaily MailUsers can add photos and video to their story, which will then disappear after 24 hours. Friends can reply to stories, and users will receive these messages in Direct - a space to have conversations with specific friends about individual photos and videos.and more »

Emulating Snapchat? Facebook launches Stories on Android, iOS - Hindustan Times;

Emulating Snapchat? Facebook launches Stories on Android, iOS - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesEmulating Snapchat? Facebook launches Stories on Android, iOSHindustan TimesThe move, which will soon follow in most countries, comes after Facebook-owned picture sharing social network Instagram launched Stories in late August. Facebook's emulation of Snapchat seems to continue as the Mark Zuckerberg-founded company has ...and more »

Facebook test brand new feature on Irish app users - InTallaght (blog);

Facebook test brand new feature on Irish app users - InTallaght (blog)

InTallaght (blog)Facebook test brand new feature on Irish app usersInTallaght (blog)Facebook release “Stories” to their Irish users giving us the first look at a potential Snapchat style feature using their in-app camera. After seeing the huge success of incorporating “Stories” onto Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, they have ...and more »

Sixteenth time lucky: Facebook goes after Snapchat, again - The Guardian;

Sixteenth time lucky: Facebook goes after Snapchat, again - The Guardian

The GuardianSixteenth time lucky: Facebook goes after Snapchat, againThe GuardianPreviously from Facebook: two clones of Snapchat Stories, two attempted acquisitions (one of Snapchat, one of a Chinese company making Snapchat-style camera apps), four standalone apps, two ephemeral messaging implementations, and five new ...and more »

Facebook Is Copying Yet Another Popular Snapchat Feature, The Stories - iTech Post;

Facebook Is Copying Yet Another Popular Snapchat Feature, The Stories - iTech Post

iTech PostFacebook Is Copying Yet Another Popular Snapchat Feature, The StoriesiTech PostFacebook is testing a new feature and it is very similar to the Snapchat stories. (Photo : CREA TVs/YouTube Screenshot). Facebook has released on Wednesday a new feature, one that is a very identical clone of Snapchat Stories. Is this another copycat ...and more »