Social networking site Facebook is about to delete a group of photos on your phone. Here are top 5 key takeaways:
1. This is Facebook’s bid to encourage users to download the new Moments app to share their photos.
2. Facebook users might not be aware of the deleted photos since it’s hidden in a privately synced form from the phone section of users’ photos.
3. Facebook Moments app was launched in June 2015 and it offers a more private way to share your photos.
4. Facebook Moments app looks to address the needs of users who want a social platform to share their photos but not in public posts, the Independent reports.
5. Facebook introduced in 2012, the capability to auto-sync users’ photos on mobile with a private album within its app. Three years later, it introduced the Moments app for iOS and Android to house those photos.