Late last week, Facebook quietly made its entry into the work chat (enterprise real-time messaging) arena with the very limited release of its appropriately-named Work Chat application. There was no announcement…
If you own a Pebble Time, Pebble Time Steel or Pebble Time Round smartwatch, you can now reply to text messages received on your iPhone from your Pebble. The catch? First, it’s a beta feature and second, you have to be in the U.S. with a post-paid AT&T account.
Pebble has introduced a new beta feature for its Pebble Time smartwatches called Text Reply, allowing iPhone owners to send voice or preset replies in reaction to text messages.
After several months of closed beta testing, China-based company Xiaomi and Microsoft may be ready to release a public ROM of Windows 10 Mobile for owners of the Android-based Xiaomi Mi 4. A message from a Microsoft team member hints that the ROM could be released as soon as next week....
Hike Messenger, a leading messaging platform in India has updated their beta app in Windows Phone Store with lots of improvements. They have updated the UI with new round profile pictures, stickers, chat themes and more. Find the full change log below. What’s new in Hike Beta version 22.214.171.124: New and improved interface Profile pictures […]
Slack beta app just got updated in Windows Phone Store with support for more emojis, improved group messaging support and more. Also, there are bug fixes related to loading messages and more. Find the full change log below. Release notes for Version 2015.1110.0.0 (November 10th, 2015) What’s New: Adding reactions with a fancy emoji picker […]
The team behind Slack, an extremely popular team messaging and collaboration tool, has pushed out a new version of its beta app for Windows Phone. In this latest update, Slack has picked up support for reactions, an updated emoji set with skin tone display support, and more. Show More Summary
WhatsApp beta has been updated to version v2.12.190. The software, which is a test bed for new features which eventually come to the mainstream version of the app, had added a number of very interesting features. Most practical is the ability to Star messages, which then show up in the contact card of that person. […]
Twilio has rolled out a new set of features designed to help developers to build messaging apps using its platform. The telephony-based company has moved its Copilot offering out of beta and made it available to all of its users, providing capabilities for conversations to take place from the correct phone number without all the […]
WhatsApp is probably one of the most popular messaging apps available at the moment. It’s great for keeping in touch with friends and family members, and also organizing events by creating groups. However sometimes group messages and messages from others can become a bit too much to keep track of. Show More Summary
Abhijit used an unusual presentation deck of 2 sketch notes to present his very interesting thoughts and examples of living in perpetual beta, concluding that if L&D changes, it could be a catalyst for change. A message very synergistic with the Revolution ;).
If you are still using Instant messengers for communication -- that's so last century by the way -- then you may be interested in the first public release of Tor Messenger Beta, an instant messaging client based on Instantbird but enhanced with the power of Tor. Show More Summary
While you may chat about state secrets while on your Mac at work, you might not want your chats to get out there, or to be archived. The answer is to use encryption so that no one can intercept your messages and figure out you’re really angry at your boss. The Tor Project aims to […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
One of the best ways to keep in touch with your friends and family is by using messaging applications that you can install on your smartphone. Today we’re going to talk about the WhatsApp application and what features does it bring.Show More Summary
Popular team-oriented messaging service Slack has continued to improve its beta app for Windows Phone, with the latest update bringing a large smattering of bug fixes and improvements along for the ride.
The Telegram Messenger app for Windows Phone is the subject of a new update. The popular messaging app, which shed its beta status earlier this year, has added a way for users to select and send multiple photos at once.
Late last week, Microsoft updated what used to be the beta version of Skype messenger for Windows 10 mobile. However, don’t look for it in the marketplace, that’s becasue Skype Messaging is now integrated into the standard messaging app for Windows 10 Mobile. So we thought we would give you a closer look at the […]
Microsoft has long promised that full Skype integration would be coming to Windows Phone, and in the latest version of their beta Skype Messaging and Skype Video apps for Windows 10 Mobile they have finally delivered. In the latest version the Skype Messaging app now finally integrates with SMS messaging, and the app is able […]
Yesterday, EA's Star Wars Battlefront beta support message was: "A lot of interest around the beta. We're bringing more PC servers online and appreciate your patience." That was 17 hours ago, and whatever EA DICE has done seems to be...Show More Summary