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Thursday, 20 Aug 2015

Whatsapp's web client coming soon to iPhone users

Whatsapp's web client coming soon to iPhone users

Whatsapp users on iPhones can rejoice. It has taken awhile, but Whatsapp's web client app will soon be available to iPhone users too.

Friday, 7 Aug 2015

WhatsApp on iOS updated with video backups and low data usage for WhatsApp calls

WhatsApp on iOS updated with video backups and low data usage for WhatsApp calls

The WhatsApp iOS app received an update yesterday with several new features such as including videos in chat backups, lowering data usage during WhatsApp calls and an improved design for cropping photos and videos. Hit the link to find out more!

Friday, 26 Jun 2015

Facebook allows sign up of Messenger for users without a Facebook account

Facebook allows sign up of Messenger for users without a Facebook account

Starting today, people in the U.S, Canada, Peru and Venezuela can sign up for Facebook Messenger even if they do not have an account with the social network.

Monday, 15 Jun 2015

Facebook Messenger now boasts over 700 million monthly active users

Facebook Messenger now boasts over 700 million monthly active users

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed during the company's annual investor meeting last week that its Messenger app now has over 700 million monthly active users.

Monday, 20 Apr 2015

WhatsApp now has 800 million monthly active users, to hit one billion by year end

WhatsApp now has 800 million monthly active users, to hit one billion by year end

Jan Koum, the CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp, announced on his Facebook that the instant messaging app now has 800 million monthly active users and is on track to hit one billion users later this year.

Monday, 26 Jan 2015

WeChat would like to remind everybody that they have web chat too

WeChat would like to remind everybody that they have web chat too

With WhatsApp's newly added browser chatting making the news last week, WeChat's trying to take some of that thunder by reminding everybody that it too has web browser chat functionality.

Thursday, 22 Jan 2015

Messaging on your browser: WhatsApp now on the web

Messaging on your browser: WhatsApp now on the web

WhatsApp has finally made the leap from phones onto browsers. Find out what you need to do to enable the popular service on your desktop or notebook.

Friday, 12 Sep 2014

Viber 5.0 for Android and iOS now support video calling

Viber 5.0 for Android and iOS now support video calling

Viber has released version 5.0 of its Android and iOS apps. Viber 5.0 is a major update as it's the first time the mobile apps are able to do video calling.

Monday, 23 Jun 2014

WeChat 5.3 Provides Message Translation and Private Chat Groups Features

WeChat 5.3 Provides Message Translation and Private Chat Groups Features

The latest version of WeChat comes with the ability to translate text between you and your new friends from abroad, and lets you keep your conversations private with the latest Groups with Password feature.

Monday, 16 Jun 2014

Viber Introduces Exclusive Football Sticker Packs for the World Cup

Viber Introduces Exclusive Football Sticker Packs for the World Cup

Viber is introducing a sticker pack for football fans, localizing one of its sticker packs for each country participating in the World Cup with their flag and own language.

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