Facebook videos that play whether you want them to or not are headed to the mobile News Feed for a small group of people.
The social network said Thursday that it is kicking off a test to automatically play videos in the News Feed in its apps for iOS and Android. With the change, videos will play silently as soon they appear in News Feed. On tap, the video will play with sound in full screen.
During the test, only videos uploaded directly to the social network by individuals, verified Pages, or musician and band Pages will play on appearance. … Read more