INSTAGRAM ADDS CUSTOMISABLE STICKERS – WEEKLY SOCIAL WRAP-UP
Instagram Adds Customisable Stickers to Stories
Instagram released a new set of tools to help add context and creativity to your story. After taking your photo or video on Instagram, a new sticker button will appear alongside the text and drawing tools. Tap it and a selection of customisable stickers for the weather, current time, location, and different holidays can be added to your image or videos. Easy and simple!
Mark Zuckerberg Builds Jarvis AI
He’s done it! After promising to build a Home AI system, Zuckerberg releases “Jarvis AI”, his personal home assistant with the voice played by none other than – wait for it – Morgan Freeman. Who better to voice it than him?
Facebook Messenger Rolls Out Group Video Chat
It’s now even more simple and seamless to stay connected face-to-face. With this new feature, users will be able to turn group chats into face-to-face conversations wherever they are. It’s rolling out now to all Android and iOS devices, and the desktop version of Messenger globally.
Facebook Introduces Live Audio
Imagine it as live podcasts, if you will… Facebook introduced another way to go live on Facebook: Live Audio. This new format allow publishers to go live with just audio, which also provides broadcasters with another option to connect with audiences in real time from areas with low connectivity.
The top, interesting news is that Zuckerberg finally built his Home AI system, Jarvis AI. We’ve previously talked about how a lot tech companies are putting their money on AI technology, and Zuckerberg is among the first few individuals to bring this home. We have yet see fully-automated systems in our everyday lives by 2017, but with companies like Tesla going big with self-driving AI and 7-eleven’s delievery drones, rest assured it’s coming really soon.