Facebook Messenger has launched a screen sharing feature for app customers on Android and iOS. The same can be accessed on the Web and desktop through Messenger Rooms. Similar to Zoom, individuals can immediately share their cellular or desktop display and actions with their buddies on Messenger. Whereas app customers can share their screens with as much as eight individuals in a gaggle video name, Messenger Room helps as much as 16 individuals directly. Earlier this month, Fb was reported to be engaged on plans to combine its Messenger with WhatsApp, enabling communication between the 2 apps.
Rolling out on mobile platforms, the brand new display sharing feature permits Facebook Messenger customers to share their phone screens with household and buddies. By means of this, customers can share a stay view of no matter they’re doing on their telephones. Fb says that the brand new characteristic “makes it straightforward to remain related and shut along with your family members, even whenever you’re bodily aside.”
On the Messenger app, a gaggle video name can help as much as eight individuals at a time. On Messenger Rooms, as much as 16 individuals can join through cellular gadgets, on the Net, or on their desktop.
Fb additionally introduced plans to increase the number of individuals with whom you may share your display to 50 individuals. The social media large can be planning on adding some management options quickly that will let the Rooms creators resolve whether or not to restrict the flexibility to share display to themselves or enable all members to do the identical.
Earlier in July, Fb was reportedly engaged on integrating the Messenger with WhatsApp. When this new characteristic rolls out, the 2 on-line chat apps will be capable of talk with one another. Nevertheless, it is not clear but on how Fb plans to keep up knowledge encryption and person safety when the combination takes off.