The latest WhatsApp beta has added a video streaming feature that enables you to watch video messages immediately, before they have finished downloading.
Good news for WhatsApp users today: The Facebook-owned messaging app will finally allow its users to make video calls. Video calling has been widely expected on WhatsApp for some time, and some beta users on Android have reported seeing the option in the wild over the past month as the company tested and tweaked the […]
Whatsapp is one of the biggest messaging services out there, so it's a little surprising that it hasn't supported two-factor authentication. That is, until now -- as noted by Android Police, people using the beta version of Whatsapp are starting to see the option to turn on this extra security measure. Source: Android Police
The most recent beta of the WhatsApp messaging app for Android supports two-step verification now to improve security of the account. The introduction of two-step verification is usually a good thing, but WhatsApp implementation is quite different from what you may expect. Show More Summary
WhatsApp is one of the most popular private messaging apps out there, so it’s a little surprising it didn’t have support for two-step authentication. Now, the beta version of the app has added the feature so, like always, turn it on now. Read more...
The latest beta version of the WhatsApp messaging app has finally added two-step verification features for better security.
Facebook Messenger will begin to let bot creators buy News Feed ads to target specific groups of people, the company announced today. Beta versions of subscription messages and News Feed ads for Messenger have been available since August and September respectively. A public release and slow rollout of both features begins this week. The combination of sponsored […]
Message.io launched a private beta of its enterprise tool to convert Microsoft Teams, HipChat, Skype, and Slack bots today. Salesforce Chatter conversions will come next, CEO Tom Hadfield told VentureBeat in a phone interview. Ultimately the company plans to extend its reach to 25 different enterprise chat apps. Roughly 80 early partners are part of a […]
After being in private beta with 600 customers since January, Hive is launching its platform to the public today. Hive is what founder John Furneaux calls an “action and collaboration platform.” The app for teams combines messaging, team goals, personal to-do-lists, and file sharing into a single dashboard, and feels a bit like a combination of Trello, Slack, […]
After 20 months in a closed beta under the working title Facebook at Work, (as we predicted it would the other week) today Facebook is finally bringing its enterprise-focused messaging and social networking service to market under a new name, Workplace. Show More Summary
WhatsApp has continued to iterate rapidly on their massive messaging platform. The latest addition to the WhatsApp beta for Windows Phone is a feature which first became popular on twitter and is all the rage on productivity apps such as Slack WindowsBlogItalia reports that version 22.214.171.124 of the app adds @ mentions in group chats, meaning […]
The WhatsApp messaging app has updated its non-beta Windows Phone client, adding the ability to back up chats to a OneDrive account. This feature was added in the beta version of WhatsApp in September. ...
During the iOS 10 beta testing period, Apple added an alert message to notify users who downloaded an older 32-bit app that it could affect system performance, but the warning message does not appear to have made it into the final version...Show More Summary
Riot, an open source collaboration software offering that features secure messaging recently announced its official launch following a successful beta test.
Group Messaging is now available on the Xbox One and Xbox beta app on the PC. Start a new thread with multiple people in the same conversation or share activity feed content to existing conversations. To use Group Messaging on PC you will need to download the latest version of the Xbox (beta) app (22.21.28005.0). Things to […]
Microsoft is preparing an update for the Xbox One Preview that will enable group messaging! The feature has been hinted at for a while, but for those of us either using the Xbox Windows 10 beta app or in the Xbox One Preview, you can...Show More Summary
WhatsApp is easily one of the most popular messaging apps in the world. Until today, though, if you wanted to invite someone to join a group chat, you had to do so one person at a time. The new beta changes that with public group links. Read more...
A new report claims that Skype Teams, the in-development business-themed messaging service from Microsoft, will expand its current private beta test in November, ahead of a full launch in January 2017. ...
WhatsApp has updated its Windows Phone beta app, adding the ability for users to back up their text messages and media on Microsoft's OneDrive storage service. ...