Source: News Bharati English20 Oct 2016 18:56:24
Gurugram Oct 20: Facebook deeply cares about India as the company focuses on building for the next billion people coming online, said top Facebook executive.
Adam Mosseri, who is Vice President of Product at Facebook said, “We are committed to learning about how people everywhere use our product, and making sure Facebook works for them. Connecting the next billion people on Facebook means understanding these differences and building better experiences to work on all connections, devices and regions,”
He informed that, facebook is working hard to improve News Feed for everyone regardless of device or network connection. He further added that, a more efficient and comprehensive architecture will be launched so that viewer can experience less grey boxes, and more relevant stories quickly.
Facebook is available in 12 Indian languages and daily active users on Facebook in India had seen then rise of 22 per cent year over year, compared to a 17 per cent increase in daily active users on Facebook worldwide.
It is found that in India, there are 155 million monthly active users, 77 million daily active users, 147 million Mobile monthly active users and 73 million Mobile daily active users.
The new architecture of News Feed allows stories to be ranked on the client after being sent from the server. With 1.7 billion people globally and more than 150 million people in India using Facebook monthly, the social media platform provides an essential audience place for content creators.
“We are building fast and immersive media experiences to deliver the right content to the right people at the right time. People around the world are using Facebook to connect with news publishers, video creators, celebrities and sports,” the executive noted. 670 million people are connected to a News Publisher page on Facebook,” Mosseri added.