Facebook Shows Off New Ways To Chat, Video StreamingFacebook says people who use its Messenger chat service will soon be able to order flowers, shop for shoes and talk with a variety of businesses by sending them direct text messages.
Updated Facebook Messenger To Be Opened Up To Outside Developers, Mix Business With PleasureFacebook's Messenger app is evolving into a multitasking tool equipped to send an animated fist bump to a friend at one moment and then get a little business done in the next.
Larry Magid: Wireless Companies Fight Free Texting AppsSmartphone apps that take advantage of wireless Internet access to enable free phone calls and text messaging have left major telecommunications companies struggling to recover billions in lost revenue.
Tech Report: Facebook Launches New Mobile MessengerSocial networking site Facebook has launched a messenger application for iPhone and Android smartphones to help users stay in touch.

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