Facebook appears to have started testing a new capability that will allow you to cross-post your Stories to Instagram Stories. The goal is to simplify how Stories work across apps.
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In the latest beta builds for iOS and Android, a new feature is being deployed in WhatsApp that will enable users to copy their most recent WhatsApp Status over to Facebook Stories or other services.
Facebook is testing a new way to navigate the News Feed by incorporating posts such as status updates and media content into a carousel of feed that puts them alongside Facebook Stories.
Facebook wants to put events where your friends are more likely to see them: Stories. The new option to share events to Stories is rolling out today in the U.S., Brazil, and Mexico as part of a test.
Facebook today revealed the combined number of daily active users of the Stories feature in its main app as well as in Messenger, putting it well ahead of Snapchat's preceding implementation.
Facebook has begun testing its Snapchat Stories-based model for the desktop. After bringing the feature to mobile device a few months ago, it seems Facebook is interested in expanding its usage.