Facebook has continued its drive to turn Messenger into a separate service by launching a distinct web version of the chat app. Head to Messenger.com and you can browse your messages without the over-sharing hassle of Newsfeed.
To understand the mass hysteria around The Dress last week, you can't compare it to other memes. You have to compare it to political events like #Ferguson, which are its diametrical opposite. Except in one way.