Developer News
February 21 at 9:55amby Ime Archibong

Registration is officially open for F8, Facebook's annual developer conference, held May 1 & 2 in San Jose, CA at the McEnery Convention Center. This year, more than 5,000 members of our global community will gather to experience new, breakthrough technology from Facebook, learn first-hand how developers are innovating on the platform, and explore...

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February 20 at 10:00amby Aykud Gönen

People build communities by sharing things they care about — through photos, videos and, increasingly, more immersive media types. We recently introduced 3D posts, which let people see and interact with a digital object from all sides in Facebook News Feed. It's instantly responsive to scroll and touch, making content pop off the screen. It also...

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January 30 at 10:35amby Kyle Minshall

Includes updated info on Event and Groups API Access

In the newest Graph API (v2.12), we're making updates to various Graph API endpoints including Pages, Events and Groups APIs, and Product Catalogs.

All updates described below, except for the changes to Pages Webhooks, are 90-day breaking changes, which means that they will be limited to this...

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January 30 at 8:00amby Ravi Gummadi

Starting today (January 30), we are launching three new features on the Instagram Graph API designed to help businesses better manage their organic presence on Instagram. As part of our API changes, we will also be deprecating the older Instagram API Platform over the next two years beginning on July 31, 2018. Please see the full summary below.


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January 26 at 11:00amby Leo Olebe

We’re focused on helping creators build thriving communities on Facebook, and over the last year we’ve made a concerted effort to listen to and work with gaming creators to help shape the future of gaming video on Facebook. For gaming creators, we’ve seen Facebook Live become particularly impactful. It's changed how people come together around...

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December 21, 2017 at 10:00amby Calvin Grunewald

What a fantastic year it has been for games across all platforms! This year Facebook celebrated the 1-year anniversary of Instant Games on Messenger, which has more than 70 games available to play on your own or against friends. On Gameroom, our PC desktop client, we've added more than 200 games, and there has been no shortage of excellent titles...

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December 20, 2017 at 11:16amby Ficus Kirkpatrick

Earlier this year we released Camera Effects Platform (CEP) in closed beta, putting the first augmented reality platform into the hands of talented creators such as brands, publishers, artists and developers. With AR Studio, this platform empowers creators to connect art with data to bring augmented reality into everyday life through the Facebook...

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December 18, 2017 at 9:19amby Phillip Hodgson

In an effort to increase security for apps using Facebook Login, we're making some important changes to the handling of URI redirects.

These changes only affect apps using a custom OAuth flow; for apps using the JavaScript, iOS or Android SDKs, no action is required.

All redirect URI's used by an app need to be listed in the Valid OAuth redirect URIs...

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