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Facebook tests caller ID app, Instagram launches Layout for collages

New apps are brewing at Facebook: The social network experiments with phone calls, and Instagram's Layout combines multiple photos. Meanwhile, Square creates "cashtags" for sending money to friends and businesses.

Facebook wants to put a new app (or two) on your phone.

All eyes are on Facebook this week, as the network hosts its annual developers conference Wednesday. CNET Update looks ahead at what changes my come soon to the network, including an Android caller ID app called "Phone." And Facebook-owned Instagram created a new, separate app for merging multiple photos:

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Also in this tech-news roundup, learn how to ask for payments from strangers and friends with Square's cashtags.

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Facebook tests caller ID app, Instagram launches Layout for collages