Tag: instant messaging

iMessage for Android idea was once imagined, crushed immediately

Android Messages has been around for some time. The first time we learned about it, we remembered its similarity with Apple's iMessage. For the...
Earth Day Facebook Messenger Kids

Messenger, Messenger Kids updated in honor of Earth Week

Earth Hour has passed but the official Earth Day has yet to happen this coming April 22, Thursday. To celebrate the special occasion, Facebook...
Telegram Direct Download Outside Google Play Store

Telegram now allows direct download outside the Play Store

Telegram is regularly updated although we know it's being questioned at times. We believe it is secure and remains private but there are still...
Google Chat Dark Theme

Google Chat gets Dark Theme support for Android, iOS

It was in April when Hangouts Chat was renamed to Google Chat. The name is simpler and we know it's not the only change...
Google Messages

Google Messages updated with Bubbles from Android 11

Last year, we told you that Google was testing out floating bubbles in the Android Messages app. Earlier last month, we discovered Facebook Messenger...
Facebook Messenger Kids App

Messenger Kids app updated with more, better parental control

In 2017, Facebook released the Messenger Kids mobile app. It's not just for the children but also for the parents and guardians who want...
WhatsApp Facebook

Facebook not showing ads on WhatsApp, plans have been scrapped

Facebook regularly updates WhatsApp but some plans are not favorable to the users. There were plans before to sell ads inside the messaging service...
Pulse SMS Android Open Source

Pulse SMS for Android now open-sourced

Pulse was introduced by Klinker some three years ago as a new SMS. It was more ideal as a tablet messenger but has eventually...
Google RCS Messaging

RCS upgrades on Android Messages rolling out in the US

RCS Messaging is relatively new but Google is determined to make it a standard and as common as iMessage on iOS. Android has the...

Keeping app data possible with Android 10, WhatsApp now does it

Backing up data and files in Android is not exactly a walk in the park. It is not easy especially app backups. What happens...
Pulse SMS Smart Replies

Pulse SMS receives Smart Replies feature with the latest update

Pulse was first introduced by Klinker back in 2016 as a new SMS and Tablet Messenger app. An Android Wear 2.9 version of the...
RCS Business Messaging

Google and Samsung team up to work on RCS Messaging for Android

Instant messaging on mobile devices have improved over the decade. People nowadays seem to rely more on IMs or DMs instead of SMS (I...

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Nokia 9 PureView Android 11 OS Update Not Happening

Nokia 9 PureView not getting Android 11 OS upgrade

If you own a Nokia 9 PureView, we are sorry but you won't be able to enjoy Android 11. It is not so good...

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Samsung Galaxy A73 5G Phone

Galaxy A73 5G image renders, specs leaked before official launch

A couple of months ago, we noted the Samsung Galaxy A73 may use a different brand of OLED display. The new Galaxy A phone...