On Tuesday, the social network said it is launching an application for the set-top box, including Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Samsung Smart TV.
The application will let you view all videos that you normally see in Facebook in a larger screen. This includes Facebook live streams and videos posted by friends and brands on social networks.
Dan Rose, vice president of alliances for Facebook first made the announcement at the press conference Recode Code. The application will be available soon.
For Facebook, the fine line between technology companies and media become even more confusing. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that this is the “new golden age of video” and wants Facebook to be a place where people come repeatedly to videos. However, his company was also struggling with difficult questions about editorial responsibility for content on Facebook.
The company has also made some other changes in the way videos are displayed.
If it is found that the volume of phone, video will automatically play with sound. Facebook also vertical video looks better if seen on a phone. It is a head of the indirect movement Snapchat, which has popular vertical video recording. Finally, you can continue to watch a video in a corner of the screen while scrolling through your news feed.