The idea, according to Facebook, is to integrate these types of experiences into the types of conversations already happening via Messenger bots.
Having businesses using Messenger helps Facebook's advertising business, Marcus said. Facebook plans to roll out the feature to other countries, with additional languages, sometime in the future.
The new feature, which is being tested in closed beta, will allow a roster of four select companies - ASUS, Nike, Kia, and Sephora - to show users a preview of something they want to buy beforehand using augmented reality, technology that superimposes a computer generated image onto the real world.
Facebook Facebook says, a user will able to send a message on Facebook to look more closely at the features of an ASUS computer, see a new vehicle from Kia, get a "visual red carpet" experience with a new pair of sneakers from Nike, and try on Sephora makeup. Nike is using Messenger to drop a new pair of sneakers, giving people an exclusive sneak peek at them through a curated and visual red carpet experience.
Sources claim one of the two models features a touchscreen and camera, enabling users to access Facebook Messenger and video chat with other users.
A Messenger feature also unveiled at the developers conference allows companies to send "bubbles" that can be clicked on to trigger augmented reality experiences through smartphone cameras. Now when people connected through Marketplace receive a message in a language that is different from their default language in Messenger, M will ask them if they want to translate the message.
Facebook Messenger announced that starting today, its intelligent assistant M will be able to interpret words in bilingual conversations.
The feature will launch with English and Spanish translations of Marketplace conversations in the USA and will be extended to general Messenger use in coming weeks, the service said in a blog post. This will help drive commerce between buyers and sellers despite language barriers. Marketers can place ads directly in the service, and Facebook sells ads in its News Feed that connect to Messenger conversations. We can't wait to see how businesses and brands will leverage these tools going forward.
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Along with the children's remains, archaeologists uncovered the bodies of one man and two women near the sacrificial site. More than 200 young llamas were sacrificed alongside the children - all of which were killed in a single event.
Obviously, we're all going to see it; it's just that I'm become more excited to see it rather than seeing it out of obligation. However, we have seen the Empire impose its control in the animated television show Star Wars Rebels.
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mgmt Corp stated it has 835,000 shares. Imperial Capital maintained Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) on Wednesday , December 9 with "Outperform" rating.
Doctor Alan Finkel says it's a welcome move - but some are questioning whether the government's announcement is too late. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is looking to shore up support in Queensland ahead of next year's election.
At least 14 soldiers, including seven Iranians, were killed in the strike on a military base in Homs province. Israeli media reported that the security cabinet was due to hold an emergency session later Monday.
Payne ended up starting 31 games in the middle of Alabama's defensive line over his three-year collegiate career. It kind of allowed me to move around, be a chess piece as you would say, or a Swiss Army knife as you would say.
Facebook bought the chat app, which highlights and promotes encryption and user privacy, in 2014 for more than $19 billion. Despite the Post's reporting, Koum portrayed his departure in positive terms. -Kirsten Grind contributed to this article.
Cuomo has issued a cease and desist letter to ICE to demand the immediate stop of unconstitutional enforcement actions. Homan responded hours later with a six-paragraph statement that accused Cuomo of "grandstanding".
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$-0.05 EPS Expected for Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) as of May, 1
Delpha Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Under Armour in the 4th quarter worth approximately $110,000. Its Average True Range (ATR) shows a figure of 0.63. (NYSE:UA) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 31 by Cowen & Co.
Golden Knights vs. Sharks live stream, Game 2
San Jose has converted on 21.0 percent of its power play opportunities this season, a figure that's right around league average. Eakin started the scoring barrage when he deflected Brayden McNabb's wrist shot from the point past Jones 4:31 into the game.
Ron and Don: Boston's rookie phenom Jake DeBrusk a true Bruin
It was exactly what Bruins fans have come to expect from these guys. "In the end, our team had to pick up our play", Cooper said. It took a few days for the identity of the Tampa Bay Lightning's next opponent in the Stanley Cup Playoffs to be revealed.
English FA offered £800 million to sell Wembley stadium
But for a ground officially known right now as "Wembley Stadium connected by EE" that's maybe not such a leap. The Evening Standard reported Khan offered more than 500 million pounds (about $700 million) for the stadium.
Royal Dutch Shell First Quarter 2018 Results
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