Facebook updated its Messenger mobile apps for iOS and Android to include voice messages feature.
The Facebook Messenger app has a new option alongside the photo and camera buttons, offering a Record toggle that can be pushed and held to record voice messages.
Facebook also testing true VoIP calling through the Messenger app which will be out in the next few weeks. It is now being tested in Canada.
Facebook launches its first, non-browser-or-app-based messenger service today for Microsoft Windows 7. The Mac version will be out later.
You can see the latest updates from your friends in Ticker on Messenger so you will see the items you would see in Ticker — tags, comments and more. The notifications you see are the same you would see when access Facebook.com and are based on your notification settings.