Alternative Search Engine

Facebook launches gaming tab as a shortcut to gamer culture

https://venturebeat.com/2019/03/14/facebook-launches-gaming-tab-as-a-shortcut-to-gamer-culture/
See More From: venturebeat.com   ( Business & Career > Business )

Mar 14, 2019 4:00 PM 1+ mon ago

Facebook launches gaming tab as a shortcut to gamer culture

Google Maps platform adds new styles and gameplay options for mobile games

Facebook is launching a new way to view gaming content on the social network: the Facebook Gaming tab. The tab is in its initial rollout today to tens of millions of people, and that will expand to more people in the coming weeks.

Last year, Facebook announced a redesign to the mobile app navigation bar on Facebook for people to get personalized shortcuts to the products they use most often. The Facebook Gaming tab is one of those shortcuts, said Vijaye Raji, vice president of gaming at Facebook in an interview with GamesBeat.

"Gaming is pretty huge on Facebook, with 700 million people on our platform," said Raji. "They play games, watch each other play games, or build communities in groups."

As an example, the Pokemon Go group in ...

Read More

Facebook adds dedicated gaming tab to its mobile app

Facebook adds dedicated gaming tab to its mobile app

theverge.com     1+ mon ago

Facebook is updating its mobile app with a dedicated gaming hub where users can explore game content on Facebook. To emphasize the importance that Facebook is putting on the hub, t...

Facebook Gaming launches charity livestreams

engadget.com     4+ mon ago

It's also making the device's irregular rhythm notification feature available in those regions. ...

Facebook Goes After YouTube and Twitch With New Gaming Tab

Facebook Goes After YouTube and Twitch With New Gaming Tab

bleedingcool.com     1+ mon ago

Facebook just made a new play today in an attempt to siphon off some of YouTube and Twitch's audiences by introducing a new Gaming tab to their site. The company added the function...

Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy Tab A

venturebeat.com     8+ mon ago

VB Summit: The best in AI. An invite-only executive event. Oct. 22 - 23 Samsung announced today two new tablets: the Galaxy Tab S4, the latest in its long-running lineup of Android-powered...

Samsung launches Galaxy Tab A (2019) as competitor to new iPad Mini

Samsung launches Galaxy Tab A (2019) as competitor to new iPad Mini

techradar.com     3+ week ago

Samsung recently launched the Galaxy Tab 5e, a mid-range and lightweight tablet, and now it's expanded its 2019 portfolio even further with Galaxy Tab A (2019), a redesigned Galaxy...

Flashe Gaming Glove Could Make You a Better Gamer

n4g.com     4+ mon ago

Windows PC gamers are always looking for new ways to improve their skills due to the competitive nature of the hobby. With that in mind, companies have been trying for years to come ...

Reddit launches a News tab into beta testing

techcrunch.com     9+ mon ago

Reddit launches a News tab into beta testing Reddit is rolling out its news tab into beta, the company announced this week. The expansion follows on Reddit s initial test of a news-relat...

Outgoing Instagram founders tab Facebook vet as new leader

upi.com     6+ mon ago

Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Instagram has chosen a new leader who will begin hiring an executive team to replace the social giant's co-founders, who resigned last week. As their last official act, outgoing Insta...

Facebook Adds Tributes Tab to Memorialized Accounts

Facebook Adds Tributes Tab to Memorialized Accounts

geek.com     1+ week ago

o Watch: Rogue Flamingo Holds Up EasyJet Plane on Airport Runway o Barsik, a 41-Pound Feline Wonder, Is Up for Adoption in New York City o Female-Led 'Walking Dead' Spinoff Is Co...

Gamer arrested after rape overheard on gaming stream

Gamer arrested 'after rape overheard on gaming stream'

bbc.co.uk     4+ mon ago

A Florida man has been charged after he was allegedly overheard raping a teenage girl during a gaming session, US media report. Reports say Daniel Enrique Fabian, 18, was playing ...

Facebook seeks tab to promote high quality news

Facebook seeks tab to promote 'high quality news'

phys.org     2+ week ago

Mark Zuckerberg says many Facebook users would be interested in a dedicated "news tab" to find professional "high Mark Zuckerberg says many Facebook users would be interested in a ...

Townsmen Review

n4g.com     5+ mon ago

Townsmen made by HandyGames released this week. Here is a review of the medieval city building game on the Nintendo Switch. Releases.com - Your guide to Game, TV and Movie Releases N4G is a communit...

SJW Culture is RUINING GAMING

freerepublic.com     9+ mon ago

...

ROCKETSROCKETSROCKETS review

ROCKETSROCKETSROCKETS review

n4g.com     4+ mon ago

PlayStation Store Global Update (US, HK, JP & South East Asia) August 30, 2016 Releases.com - Your guide to Game, TV and Movie Releases N4G is a community of gamers posting and d...

Get to know Eon Gaming and their GCHD

Get to know Eon Gaming and their GCHD

n4g.com     2+ mon ago

Get to know Eon Gaming and their GCHD...

Prismata Review

n4g.com     6+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop ...

Megaquarium review

n4g.com     7+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop ...

HEVN Review

n4g.com     6+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop ...

Facebook may add a dedicated news tab later this year

engadget.com     2+ week ago

Mark Zuckerberg hints it will be free to read, but he may pay publishers. Google stops selling the Pixel 2 and 2 XL ...

Grover Gaming Electronic Pull-Tab System Approved in North Dakota

prnewswire.com     8+ mon ago

Share this article BISMARCK, N.D., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Grover Gaming, Inc. announced today that its Electronic Pull-Tab devices have been approved for use by the Gaming Division of the North...

Facebook gives Page managers a Quality tab to track which posts violated guidelines

Facebook gives Page managers a Quality tab to track which posts violated guidelines

venturebeat.com     2+ mon ago

Since the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Facebook has made a number of changes to restore user trust in type of posts they come across on the site. That includes deploying fact-c...

Darksiders 3 Review

Darksiders 3 Review

n4g.com     4+ mon ago

After a six year wait, Darksiders 3 is finally available. Is it worth the wait? Can you jump in without playing the previous two games? Find out here! Darksiders III Wave-Based Th...

Dead Cells Review

n4g.com     8+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop cu...

Golem Gates Review

n4g.com     6+ mon ago

Golem Gates is a fast-paced, action filled RTS strategy game that will keep you fully immersed and brainstorming new tactics to deploy for victory! Golem Gates Free Update Adds New Trials, Versus Map...

Vaporum Review (PS4)

Vaporum Review (PS4)

n4g.com     2+ week ago

Vaporum is a steampunk dungeon crawler game by Fatbot games. While it originally released for PC over a year ago, it is now on consoles. Releases.com - Your guide to Game, TV and ...

Phantom Halls Review

n4g.com     5+ mon ago

It's the time of the year again where the horror and spooks come to life. This is no different from games. I [Review] `Phantom Halls' is a Devilishly Delightful Horror Comedy Roguelike...

Strange Brigade Review

n4g.com     7+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop ...

Becalm Review (PC)

Becalm Review (PC)

n4g.com     2+ mon ago

Both Mike Szoke and John Hansen were invited to review Becalm. It is a short 5-minute experience where the player is sat in sailboats. New Red Dead Redemption 2 Patch Quietly Rele...

MINImax Tinyverse Review

MINImax Tinyverse Review

n4g.com     2+ mon ago

Culture of Gaming reviews MINImax Tinyverse, a unique approach to the MOBA genre where you control the world, not the characters. N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussi...

Crackdown 3 Review

Crackdown 3 Review

n4g.com     2+ mon ago

"Skills for kills, Agent. Skills for kills." The words of Director Goodwin echo through the memories of anyone who played the original Crackdown released in 2007. They are nowhere...

Grover Gaming Electronic Pull-Tab System Approved in North Dakota

newkerala.com     8+ mon ago

25 minutes ago PRN BISMARCK, N.D: Grover Gaming, Inc. announced that its Electronic Pull-Tab devices have been approved for use by the Gaming Division of the North Dakota Attorney General's Office. A...

Grover Gaming Electronic Pull-Tab System Approved in North Dakota

markets.businessinsider.com     8+ mon ago

Grover Gaming Electronic Pull-Tab System Approved in North Dakota PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire Aug. 1, 2018, 03:33 PM BISMARCK, N.D., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Grover Gaming, Inc....

6 Reasons Why PC Gaming Lags Behind Family Gamer Market

n4g.com     6+ mon ago

N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today s pop ...

This Gamer is Grateful for the Gaming Community. Heres Why.

This Gamer is Grateful for the Gaming Community. Heres Why.

n4g.com     4+ mon ago

By Lizzie Fourman: For those of us in the United States, Thanksgiving is a time quite a few of us spend with our families, stuffing ourselves to the point of oblivion with turkey a...

T-Mobile Austria's brand UPC launches Gamer Internet

telecompaper.com     5+ mon ago

T-Mobile Austria's brand UPC has launched Gamer Internet with a 50 Mbps upload speed for EUR 14.90 a month during the first three months. Gamers can choose from two options: Speed 125 Gamer and Speed ...

Facebook Blocks Christmas Ads from Christ Centered Gamer

Facebook Blocks Christmas Ads from 'Christ Centered Gamer'

breitbart.com     4+ mon ago

Handout/Getty Images 18 Dec 2018 Facebook recently refused to run Christmas buying guide advertisements from Christian gaming review website Christ Centered G...

A shortcut in the global sulfur cycle

sciencedaily.com     5+ mon ago

Chemists have discovered a completely unexpected shortcut in the global sulfur cycle. This process is determined by tiny organisms in the ocean's plankton. Sulphur is found in many different compound...

Fin24.com

fin24.com     2+ week ago

Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg says the company is considering building a dedicated tab on the social network for news, and is willing to pay publishers for high-quality content. It...

Google takes a Shortcut to link Assistant and Siri

engadget.com     4+ mon ago

Google takes a Shortcut to link Assistant and Siri Hey Siri, meet Google. ...

Conservative answer to Facebook launches

'Conservative answer' to Facebook launches

wnd.com     1+ mon ago

Press your menu button and find the option to bookmark this page (a star icon for some browsers). Then choose the option to add this bookmark to your home screen. Describing itsel...

Search Builder

(Click to add to search box)
Facebook Gaming tab  game community features  Facebook Gaming team  Game Developers Conference  gaming creator program  gaming video destination  gaming groups  gaming videos  Gaming tab  gaming content  gaming video  Games bookmark  Facebook app  gaming community  esports organizations  gaming publishers  Jason Rubin  beta test  Vijaye Raji  games Facebook  Los Angeles  Leo Olebe  San Francisco  rollout today  Last year  vice president  
**Content contained on this site is provided on an “as is” basis. 4Internet, LLC makes no commitments regarding the content and does not review it, so don't assume that it's been reviewed. What you see here may not be accurate and should not be relied upon. The content does not necessarily represent the views and opinions of 4Internet, LLC. You use this service and everything you see here at your own risk. Content displayed may be subject to copyright. Content is removed on a case by case basis. To request that content be removed, contact us using the following form: Contact Us.