Desktop and laptops users can access their Facebook messages without the rest of Facebook at Messenger.com, and Mac users can opt for a standalone app.
The world's largest social network is expanding its Messenger service, with hopes of turning it into a destination on the Web.
Facebook shows how apps such as JibJab and Giphy will work inside Messenger.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces the Messenger platform at the company's F8 conference in San Francisco. The new platform will let developers add content inside the service.
Facebook now lets you send content from other apps in your chats in Messenger. Here's how to do it.
The world's largest social network plans to allow app makers to send photos, music and other stuff through its communication service.
The world's largest social network just gave its users another reason to use its messaging service, even as competitors pile on features.
Milestone comes just months after a negative backlash against separating the social network's IM features onto a standalone app.
The new version of the messaging app -- which works on BlackBerry, Android and iOS -- has an unsend feature. It also pulls a Snapchat by letting users send vanishing messages.
Hacked screenshots show the Messenger app's ability to send money, Hewlett-Packard is splitting into two companies, and get ready for new products this week from HTC, Sony and Tesla.