Instagram and Messenger get ‘vanish mode’ for disappearing chats

  • November 12, 2020
Facebook is giving users a new way to chat with disappearing messages. Messenger and Instagram will soon get a new “vanish mode” feature for ephemeral messages. When enabled — via a swipe up on a chat — messages sent while in vanish mode will disappe…

Instagram starts merging chats with Facebook Messenger

  • August 15, 2020
Facebook seems to be acting on its plan to unify messaging across its apps, however slowly. People at The Verge (and likely elsewhere) have received notice through Instagram’s Android and iOS apps that they’ll have the ability to “chat with friends w…