If You Use Facebook Camera Or Messenger, You’re One Of Zuck’s Guinea Pigs

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http://techcrunch.com – How does Facebook know what features are good enough for its main smartphone apps? It tests them on the power users of its standalone apps Camera and Messenger. If the guinea pigs dig a new gesture or option, it gets called up to the big leagues — the 100 million+ user Facebook for iOS and Android apps. Facebook explained in a blog post on mobile app design: “Apps like Messenger and Camera let us push the envelope with specific features and allow us to get feedback from specific audiences like photo experts and hard core messaging users. The highly engaged users of these apps are a (IT news)