Tag: messaging

Wire messaging app now allows “secure file sharing”

End-to-end encryption seems to be the name of the game now in terms of messaging apps. Wire is one of the newer apps out...

Share links, messages with people near you using Radon’s ultrasound

When you want to send messages or share links to articles you think others will find interesting, you have a lot of options lime...

Textra SMS cracks down on those downloading pirated app 

You would think that since there are a lot of free apps available on the Google Play Store, people would not need to download...

US Cellular customers can now enjoy TigerText’s secure messaging

Messaging encryption is a huge deal right now, in light of privacy battles between OEMs and the US government who want potential access to...

Telegram brings Bot 2.0 platform, redesign for Android app

Some are predicting it’s going to be a bot world in the near future, with us not having to leave our messaging app of...

LINE gives out 10,000 BOT API trial accounts 

BOTs are poised to take over the world. Okay, not really the world, but apparently, our messaging services. We’ve seen several apps introduce or...

Kik opens up bots to developers, gets more for users

The time is ripe for bots to make their move on the market, and messaging apps are taking advantage of this interest in artificial...

Scorecard shows most popular messaging apps aren’t that secure

With data security and encryption being huge buzzwords in the digital world right now, most people would like to know which of the apps...

Encrypted messaging service Peerio now has Android app

“Encryption” has been a huge buzzword this year, after the open letter by Tim Cook and Apple’s subsequent battle against the FBI, not to...

Cortana on Windows 10 PC allows sending messages on Android phone

Android has always been complicated when it came to processes between your PC – normally running on Windows – and your smartphone which ran...

Viber Wink sends ephemeral messages in stand-alone (sort of) app

Viber has made a name for itself as the messaging app of choice for a lot of friends and even businesses as it has...

Yahoo Messenger trying to make a comeback with big update

Taking their cue from Adele and her song of the moment, Yahoo Messenger is telling people they’re still alive and kicking and with a...