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The Irish Times
Ríona Judge McCormack wins Hennessy New Irish Writer awardinductee, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, said: “One of the red-letter days of my life was t
Ríona Judge McCormack wins Hennessy New Irish Writer award
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
inductee, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, said: “One of the red-letter days of my life was the day in 1974 when I got a letter from David Marcus, editor of New Irish Writing, letting me know that he would like to publish my short story, the very first short... Read more
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Wired News
You’re Asking Too Much of Chat Bots. Just Let Them Grow Upthe point where we can carry on a completely real conversation with a bot. Tha
You’re Asking Too Much of Chat Bots. Just Let Them Grow Up
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
the point where we can carry on a completely real conversation with a bot. That’s pretty much the message delivered by David Marcus, who oversees Facebook Messenger and its bot engine, a way for coders to build bots that can, in theory, do all... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ríona Judge McCormack wins Hennessy New Irish Writer 2016 awardinductee, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, said: “One of the red-letter days of my life was t
Ríona Judge McCormack wins Hennessy New Irish Writer 2016 award
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
inductee, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, said: “One of the red-letter days of my life was the day in 1974 when I got a letter from David Marcus, editor of New Irish Writing, letting me know that he would like to publish my short story, the very first short... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change thatFILE - In this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice Presiden
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice President of Messaging Products, talks about Bots for Messenger during the keynote address at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco. Facebook says people who use... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change thatFILE - In this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice Presiden
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice President of Messaging Products, talks about Bots for Messenger during the keynote address at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco. Facebook says people who use... Read more
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PhysOrg
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change thatIn this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice President of Me
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
In this April 12, 2016, file photo, David Marcus, Facebook Vice President of Messaging Products, talks about Bots for Messenger during the keynote address at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco. Facebook says people who use its... Read more
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The Irish Times
Éilís Ní Dhuibhne: A compelling voice in anyone’s languageShe won a UCD entrance scholarship for English in 1973, and in her second year
Éilís Ní Dhuibhne: A compelling voice in anyone’s language
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
She won a UCD entrance scholarship for English in 1973, and in her second year her first short story was published by David Marcus on the New Irish Writing Page of the Irish Press. She used a pseudonym: Elizabeth Dean. “I was embarrassed... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Tewksbury Town Meeting to vote on rezoning for Pike House move$500,000 or more to relocate the house. To pay for the move, Andella plans to b
Tewksbury Town Meeting to vote on rezoning for Pike House move
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
$500,000 or more to relocate the house. To pay for the move, Andella plans to build 15 townhouses on three acres of land. David Marcus, interim president of the Tewksbury Historical Society, said there were only 17 houses built in the 1700s in... Read more
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Wired News
25 Geniuses Who Are Creating the Future of Business—Cade Metz Vice President, Messaging Products | Facebook Only a couple hundre
25 Geniuses Who Are Creating the Future of Business
Wired News / Posted 7 days ago
—Cade Metz Vice President, Messaging Products | Facebook Only a couple hundred million people were using Messenger when David Marcus took over in 2014—and many of them were angry that Facebook was going to force them to download a separate app... Read more
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Mashable
Why messaging bots are a looming security threataround security to protect users. The company will also be watching closely to
Why messaging bots are a looming security threat
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
around security to protect users. The company will also be watching closely to see how users interact with bots, he said. David Marcus, Facebook vice president of messaging products, talks about bots for Messenger during the keynote address at the... Read more
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Raw Story
How Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg plans to take over the worldthreads as if they were another contact. “Our experiences with businesses, ser
How Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg plans to take over the world
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
threads as if they were another contact. “Our experiences with businesses, services and brands are super fragmented,” says David Marcus, head of Messenger. “We call them, fill out forms on websites, email and download apps.” Bots, he says, can help... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How Facebook plans to take over the worldthreads as if they were another contact. “Our experiences with businesses, ser
How Facebook plans to take over the world
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
threads as if they were another contact. “Our experiences with businesses, services and brands are super fragmented,” says David Marcus, head of Messenger. “We call them, fill out forms on websites, email and download apps.” Bots, he says, can help... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Jackson County blotterThe Jackson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: DRONES S
Jackson County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: DRONES STOLEN: On April. 12, Deputy David Marcus was dispatched to the Toys”R”Us store in Tanger Outlets in Commerce where two people ran out of the store with two Horizon Spy... Read more
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CNET
Las llamadas grupales en Facebook Messenger ya están aquípublicación dedicada en el sitio de noticias de Facebook; más bien sólo se noti
Las llamadas grupales en Facebook Messenger ya están aquí
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
publicación dedicada en el sitio de noticias de Facebook; más bien sólo se notificó de ésta a través del perfil público de David Marcus, vicepresidente de productos de mensajería en Facebook. Artículos Relacionados Para usar esta función,... Read more
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TheStreet.com
to Acquire Competitor Braintreeas a separate entity under PayPal. Braintree CEO Bill Ready will remain at the
to Acquire Competitor Braintree
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
as a separate entity under PayPal. Braintree CEO Bill Ready will remain at the helm, reporting directly to PayPal President David Marcus. The acquisition's completion is expected before the end of the year. "PayPal was built on helping... Read more
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Macworld
Facebook Messenger adds group voice callsscreen allows you to manage participants. Users should see the phone option wor
Facebook Messenger adds group voice calls
Macworld / Posted 12 days ago
screen allows you to manage participants. Users should see the phone option worldwide by Thursday, Facebook messaging chief David Marcus said in a recent post on the social network. Why this matters: With 980 million users worldwide, Messenger is... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Could Messenger group calling help Facebook take on the unified communications market?than simply a social network. Users of Messenger can press the phone icon with
Could Messenger group calling help Facebook take on the unified communications market?
Computer Business Review / Posted 12 days ago
than simply a social network. Users of Messenger can press the phone icon within any group chat to initiate a group call, David Marcus VP of Messaging Products at Facebook wrote in a post on the site. They can then manage which participants join... Read more
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International Business Times
Facebook Messenger launches group calling for up to 50 people The feature will be rolled out simultaneously to both iOS and Android users for
Facebook Messenger launches group calling for up to 50 people
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
The feature will be rolled out simultaneously to both iOS and Android users for free. According to Messenger chief David Marcus, the feature should be made available across the world in the coming 24 hours. However, the social media giant... Read more
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New Kerala
Now make group calls on Facebook Messenger with upto 50 people - newkerala.com #52373for its Messenger app, which let the users' connect upto 50 friends simultaneou
Now make group calls on Facebook Messenger with upto 50 people - newkerala.com #52373
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
for its Messenger app, which let the users' connect upto 50 friends simultaneously. According to Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus, the feature would show up as a phone icon in group chats, the Verge reports. The feature would be available on... Read more
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CNET
Beautiful chaos: Facebook Messenger now allows you to voice chat with 50 friendsplatform. "Really excited to announce the global rollout of group calling in M
Beautiful chaos: Facebook Messenger now allows you to voice chat with 50 friends
CNET / Posted 12 days ago
platform. "Really excited to announce the global rollout of group calling in Messenger today," Facebook Messenger head David Marcus said in a post on Wednesday. "From any group conversations, just tap on the phone icon to initiate a group call.... Read more
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The Verge
Facebook Messenger now lets you make group calls with up to 50 peopleover the internet. The feature is coming to iOS and Android over the next 24 ho
Facebook Messenger now lets you make group calls with up to 50 people
The Verge / Posted 12 days ago
over the internet. The feature is coming to iOS and Android over the next 24 hours, according to Messenger chief David Marcus, and it should show up as a phone icon in group chats. From there, you can add new participants to the call. To... Read more
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Mashable
Facebook Messenger chief: It will be years before everyone has MM to the mainstream, you're going to have to wait a lot longer. In an intervie
Facebook Messenger chief: It will be years before everyone has M
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
M to the mainstream, you're going to have to wait a lot longer. In an interview with The Verge, Facebook's Messenger chief David Marcus confirmed what many insiders have suspected for awhile: M won't be broadly available for "years." Responding to... Read more
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The Verge
Facebook Messenger's David Marcus on the rocky rollout of botsproduct ever. 2016: race to build Clippy 2.0 consumes hundreds of millions in
Facebook Messenger's David Marcus on the rocky rollout of bots
The Verge / Posted 15 days ago
product ever. 2016: race to build Clippy 2.0 consumes hundreds of millions in VC. As F8 wound down, we sat down with David Marcus, who leads Messenger for PayPal. Marcus, who was previously the president of PayPal, is among bots’ biggest... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Zuckerberg Launches Remodeled Messengervery personal and human-like." Facebook can bring a number of new features to
Zuckerberg Launches Remodeled Messenger
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 16 days ago
very personal and human-like." Facebook can bring a number of new features to the table using the new Messenger bots, David Marcus, vice president of messaging products at Facebook, noted in a blog post. The bots will be able to deliver a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Zuckerberg Launches Remodeled Messengervery personal and human-like." Facebook can bring a number of new features to
Zuckerberg Launches Remodeled Messenger
E-Commerce Times / Posted 16 days ago
very personal and human-like." Facebook can bring a number of new features to the table using the new Messenger bots, David Marcus, vice president of messaging products at Facebook, noted in a blog post. The bots will be able to deliver a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with botsfriends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new loo
Facebook Messenger chief David Marcus on chatting with bots
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
friends and families. Used by 900 million people, Messenger has a major new look and mission, thanks to former PayPal chief David Marcus, who left the payment giant in 2014 to transform Facebook's hugely popular Messenger app. This week, Marcus... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Jackson County blotteradvised of the court process to control the situation that arose from a domesti
Jackson County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
advised of the court process to control the situation that arose from a domestic dispute. ROAD RAGE: On April 11, Deputy David Marcus met with a 34-year-old Duluth man, who reported he was driving shortly after 4 p.m. on I-85 when a black Ford... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Facebook shows new ways to chat, stream videoby searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook's
Facebook shows new ways to chat, stream video
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
by searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook's regular news stream. But Vice President David Marcus said the company wants to be careful not to annoy users by filling the Messenger app with unsolicited... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Facebook shows new ways to chat, stream videoby searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook's
Facebook shows new ways to chat, stream video
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
by searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook's regular news stream. But Vice President David Marcus said the company wants to be careful not to annoy users by filling the Messenger app with unsolicited... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Move over, chatbots: meet the artbotsAt Facebook’s F8 conference in Silicon Valley, David Marcus, the company’s head
Move over, chatbots: meet the artbots
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
At Facebook’s F8 conference in Silicon Valley, David Marcus, the company’s head of messaging, proudly demonstrated its new suite of chatbots. Users can now get in a conversation with the likes of CNN, H&M, and HP, and ask for help shopping, or the... Read more
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J Weekly
b’nai mitzvahand Richard Marchasin, Saturday, April 16 at Peninsula Temple Beth El in San Ma
b’nai mitzvah
J Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
and Richard Marchasin, Saturday, April 16 at Peninsula Temple Beth El in San Mateo. Ethan Marcus Son of Stephanie and David Marcus, April 16 at Congregation Kol Emeth in Palo Alto. Zachary Ravel Son of Rebecca and Stephen Ravel, Saturday,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Facebook’s 'spammy' chatbots must improve - and fastnew chatbots are anything to go by. In trying out the new bots, the launch of
Facebook’s 'spammy' chatbots must improve - and fast
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
new chatbots are anything to go by. In trying out the new bots, the launch of which Facebook’s head of messaging David Marcus called “the first day of a new era”, it’s obvious that Facebook and its partners, including news organisations... Read more
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The Irish Times
Facebook’s 10-year plan: the Messenger bots are comingcould replace individual apps. “People love to interact with businesses and se
Facebook’s 10-year plan: the Messenger bots are coming
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
could replace individual apps. “People love to interact with businesses and services inside of Messenger,” said Facebook’s David Marcus. “It also makes the product a more central part of people’s daily lives.” The bots will be able to offer... Read more
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The Financial Express
Facebook Messenger ‘chat bots’, live video unveiled: Top 10 key takeawaysby searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook’s
Facebook Messenger ‘chat bots’, live video unveiled: Top 10 key takeaways
The Financial Express / Posted 19 days ago
by searching for their bots within Messenger or clicking on an ad in Facebook’s regular news stream. But Vice President David Marcus said the company wants to be careful not to annoy users by filling the Messenger app with unsolicited spam. Mark... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why Facebook is using bots to corner a bigger slice of app economyto make money from bots. Maybe it's waiting until Messenger actually gets to a
Why Facebook is using bots to corner a bigger slice of app economy
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
to make money from bots. Maybe it's waiting until Messenger actually gets to a billion users. "Today, there is no revenue," David Marcus, the head of Facebook Messenger, said in an interview with Bloomberg TV's Cory Johnson on Tuesday. "Gradually,... Read more
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USA Today
Building a more connected world: Facebook CTOFeed better, power new product experiences like Moments, protect your account,
Building a more connected world: Facebook CTO
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Feed better, power new product experiences like Moments, protect your account, and keep unwanted content out of sight. David Marcus, who heads Facebook's Messenger platform, tells Jefferson Graham how automated chat bots can improve the... Read more
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