Facebook's Events App Reaches Android Devices
Facebook has made its Events application available to Android handsets via the Google Play Store. Events By Facebook, released to iOS devices in October, lets users find and schedule things to do with family and friends. The app highlights events that friends are planning to attend, new events added by liked pages, and updates from events to which users may have already RSVP'd. People can browse recommended local events based on interests, as well as peruse an interactive calendar that details exactly where events are taking place. Last, Events By Facebook ties in to users' Facebook calendar, allowing them to keep track of events, in addition to sync them to/from other calendars on their phone. Events By Facebook is free to download from the Google Play Store
Facebook's Events App to Help You Find Things to Do
Oct 7, 2016
Facebook today announced a new app called Events, which is meant to help Facebook users find and schedule tings to do with family and friends. The app will highlight events that friends are planning to attend, new events added by liked pages, and updates from events to which users may have already RSVP'd.
Google Improves Family Sharing In Calendar, Keep, and Photos
May 23, 2017
Google today detailed how families can use their Google account to stay connected and in sync with one another. Google already allows people to share media via Google Play Music, Google Play Movies & TV, and Google Play Books.
Microsoft Adds More Sunrise Features to Outlook Calendar
Sep 13, 2016
Microsoft today updated its Outlook email and calendar app for Android and iOS devices. The refreshed communications and scheduling tool offers a number of new features aimed at the calendar.
Google Calendar for Android Can Now Help Groups Schedule Meetings
Apr 27, 2016
Google today announced a new feature for its Calendar application for Android that makes it easier for groups to schedule meetings. This tool is being made available to Google Apps for Work and Edu users, who more commonly need to schedule group events.
Apple Says iOS 12 Will Be Faster, Work Better On Older iPhones
Jun 4, 2018
Apple today announced iOS 12, its next-generation platform for the iPhone and iPad. Apple says it spent time improving the performance of the operating system, which in claims will work well on iPhones and iPads that went on sale as far back as 2013.