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Trending Videos And Game Discovery Tools Show Up On Facebook's iPad App

Trending Videos And Game Discovery Tools Show Up On Facebook's iPad App

June 16, 2014
On Monday, Facebook unveiled a new way for tablet users to discover entertaining content. The update targets the 70 percent of iPad users worldwide who have played a Facebook-connect game in the past 90 days. When you rotate your iPad to landscape mode, you’ll now see:
  • Trending topics: A feature launched on desktop in January, Trending is a list of topics people are talking about most on Facebook right now, personalized to include topics you’re interested in as well as topics trending across Facebook overall
  • Trending Videos: A feature new to iPad, Trending Video includes a personalized selection of the most-shared videos among your demographic on Facebook right now
  • My Games: A selection of games you already play, with an easy link to start playing them on your iPad
  • Popular Games: iPad games you might want to play, based on games your friends have played and what’s popular on Facebook
This update is automatically being pushed to iPads, and doesn’t require a new App Store download. For now, the new functionality is only available to Facebook users in the United States. The free Facebook app is available at this link. See also: Facebook Messenger To Gain New Snapchat-Like Feature For Instant Video SharingFacebook Introduces Slingshot, Yet Another Snapchat Competitor, and Key Apple Engineer Leaves For Social Networking Giant Facebook.

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