Facebook Messenger update will finally introduce 'Unsend' option, after Zuckerberg's secret feature was revealed

There are some chat apps that allow you to unsend a message a few moments after it has been sent. The feature comes in very handy when a message is sent to a person that it’s not intended for as it lets the sender quickly unsend is so that no damage is done. Facebook Messenger is a very popular chat app but it doesn’t offer this feature. That might be about to change in the near future. Developer Jane Manchun Wong, who has uncovered many unreleased features in Facebook’s apps previously, has now discovered that a Facebook Messenger unsend option is being developed. As the name suggests, this feature will allow users to unsend a message after they have sent it to someone.The screenshots show that long pressing on a sent message will surface options for either deleting it or unsending it. Deleting the message only removes it from the sender’s side of the conversation while unsending it removes it from the recipient’s side as well.Like other apps, Facebook Messager will only allow

Facebook Messenger update will finally introduce 'Unsend' option, after Zuckerberg's secret feature was revealed

The button will allow users to delete messages before people have seen them

Mon 15 Oct 18 from The Independent

Facebook Messenger Message Regret? Now You Can Unsend Like This

Earlier this year, Facebook came under fire when it was discovered that the company let a ton of user information fall into the hands of marketing companies. That fire later grew when the company ...

Sun 14 Oct 18 from HotHardware

Facebook Messenger Unsend Option Possibly Being Developed

There are some chat apps that allow you to unsend a message a few moments after it has been sent. The feature comes in very handy when a message is sent to a person that it’s not intended ...

Sun 14 Oct 18 from Ubergizmo

Facebook set to test unsend feature for messenger

Facebook Messenger appears to be testing an unsend feature not unlike the one already available on Instagram. It would let users delete messages already sent to other users within a certain ...

Fri 12 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

Facebook Messenger's 'unsend' button makes first public appearance

Facebook initially announced that it would be adding the feature for everyone back in April.        

Fri 12 Oct 18 from USA today

Facebook Messenger may be getting an Unsend feature soon - CNET

The feature is reportedly being prototyped.

Fri 12 Oct 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

Facebook is testing an unsend feature for Messenger

Earlier this year, Facebook disclosed that the company had secretly deleted some old messages sent on Messenger by founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. This was highly irregular as ...

Fri 12 Oct 18 from The Verge

Facebook prototypes Unsend 6 months after Zuckerberg retracted messages

In April, TechCrunch broke the news that some of Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook messages were deleted from recipients’ inboxes in what some saw as a violation of user trust. Then, Facebook ...

Fri 12 Oct 18 from TechCrunch

Facebook is testing a feature to let you unsend your messages

Reports suggest Facebook is working on a way to bring your sent messages back, something it promised back in April.

Sat 13 Oct 18 from Techradar

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