Developer News
December 24, 2013 at 12:57 PMby Bruce Rogers

Today we're excited to make some of the biggest updates to the apps experience on Facebook since we first launched Platform four years ago. We are launching a major redesign to the Canvas Page to give your app greater real-estate on the user’s browser, and including a live ticker of real-time game related updates to keep the users constantly...

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December 19, 2013 at 1:25 PMby Tom Elliott

This week we extended the Facebook Platform on mobile, bringing all the social channels from Facebook on the Web to mobile apps. We also launched new tools to optimize authentication, and we posted a How-To for handling revoked auth permissions.

Finally, we announced the Open Graph Roadshow to help developers get hands-on experience building on...

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December 19, 2013 at 9:00 AMby Niket Biswas

Games and apps can now give Facebook users a taste of what it's like to use their app by adding videos to their App Details page in App Center. As the number two source of installs on Facebook, App Center is a great place for users to discover and start playing your game. Videos will automatically start playing without audio when people land on...

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December 18, 2013 at 2:30 PMby Brian Jew

New Cross-Platform Unity SDK Case Study

With only a few hours of development work, Flying Monkey Interactive integrated Facebook's Unity SDK into their game, Strangelings, on iPad and brought the game to Facebook canvas, where over 260 million people play games monthly. By providing a cross-platform experience and using Facebook Login, requests and...

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December 18, 2013 at 11:00 AMby John Ketchpaw

Mobile app ads for engagement and conversion offer you an effective way to keep users active within your apps. Today we are releasing three feature updates to make it even easier for you to create mobile app ads, reach existing users, and drive people back into your app.

First, you can now create mobile app ads for engagement and conversion from our...

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December 12, 2013 at 10:00 AMby Sriram Krishnan

We launched mobile app ads for engagement and conversion in October to help mobile app marketers and developers not only grow their apps, but keep users active within them. We wanted to share some early success stories and explain how developers are using Facebook’s mobile app ads and push notifications with Parse to effectively engage existing app...

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December 11, 2013 at 2:00 PMby Derek Cheng

Today we launched Facebook ads to allow you to effectively drive and measure installs for your desktop apps on Facebook (canvas apps). We also released a new Android SDK with feature improvements and bug fixes.

Introducing ads to drive installs to your app on Facebook

The new ads will appear in both News Feed and the right hand column of Facebook's...

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December 11, 2013 at 10:00 AMby Ray C. He

People love sharing relevant, high quality media content on Facebook and across the web. Over the past year, we've introduced a series of updates - new Like and Share buttons, Embedded Posts, and News Feed changes - to help drive up average referral traffic to media sites by over 170% year over year. According to the latest report from ...

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