- News tagged "instant messaging"
Thursday, 25 Feb 2016
Instant messaging service Telegram announced at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 that it has more than 100 million monthly active users with 350,000 new sign-ups every day.
Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016
WhatsApp Inc. has just announced that a billion people are now exchanging pictures, texts and video via their WhatApp app.
Monday, 25 Jan 2016
This update to Skype will hide your IP address by default, and it protects professional gamers and streamers from DDOS attacks.
Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016
WhatsApp announced yesterday that it will no longer be charging annual subscription fees. It also reiterates that there will be no third-party ads, and will test tools to allow users to connect with businesses and organizations that they want to hear from.
Saturday, 9 Jan 2016
David Marcus, VP of Messaging Products announced via a blog post that Facebook Messenger now boasts 800 million monthly active users. Despite the explosive growth, Marcus believes it is still the early days of Messenger and shares five themes for this year. Read on to find out more!
Thursday, 24 Dec 2015
The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is working on a new and smarter messaging app which allows you to chat with friends or ask a Google bot to search for answers to your questions. Read on to find out more!
German site Macerkopf.de claims that WhatsApp will be introducing the video call feature soon and it should initially be available for iOS.
Saturday, 10 Oct 2015
Google recently announced that users of WhatsApp for Android can backup the chat history, voice messages, photos and videos in Google Drive. The backup feature will be rolled out over the next few months.
Friday, 2 Oct 2015
BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) is one of the 10,000 apps now supported on the Apple Watch. Read on to find out more.
Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015
Built-in instant messaging in a browser? Firefox has that now.