The latest Xbox One update’s gone into beta testing. The beta for the Xbox One’s May system software update has arrived. As well as fixing a couple of issues, you can now multitask and leave voice messages while in a party. Find an existing preview member if you want to take a look. Swear them […]
The popular messaging app, Telegram Messenger (Beta) has just scored another update for Windows Phone. The app just went to v184.108.40.206 which proves to be a security-focused update. The app adds a couple of security features as well as fixes some nasty bugs. Here’s the changelog: Sessions List- View your active Telegram sessions (on desktop, tablet and […]
Telegram Messenger Beta for Windows Phone has snagged an update to version 220.127.116.11 today, bringing with it some added security features for the already security-focused messaging app. The highlights include two-step verification and a session list that allows you to close active sessions remotely.
Apple has publicly released iOS 8.3, noting more than 50 new fixes and improvements across areas such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, Messages, CarPlay, Family Sharing, Accessibility, Enterprise features, orientation and rotation features, and more. Show More Summary
A new feature discovered in the latest iOS 8.3 developer beta lets users quickly report spam content in Messages without having to go through Apple's current elaborate support procedure, AppleInsider has learned.
Rithm, a music-themed messaging app, launched in beta in 2013, and over time grew to a reported \"few million installs.\" The app’s developer, Rithm Messaging, learned a lot about social music experiences during that time, triggering...Show More Summary
Slack may be gaining huge momentum in the enterprise messaging and collaboration space, but it appears that investors think the game is far from over. Following news earlier this year that ChatGrape had raised $1.3 million from Betaworks, the company said Zynga co-founder Mark Pincus has now also made an investment of an undisclosed size. […]
Apple has launched a public beta program for iOS (via 9to5Mac), with the latest build of iOS 8.3 (which includes advanced Message filtration features) acting as the first seed. The public program allows non-developers to opt-in to receiving...Show More Summary
Apple has a new update out for iOS 8.3, and within, we find more evidence that the company is looking to make Messages the new hub of digital communication. What started out as the rather straightforward destination for undifferentiated...Show More Summary
Google has a new real-time messaging system available in beta for its cloud service called Google Cloud Pub/Sub, the company said on Wednesday in a blog post. The system in theory…
Google is launching the first public beta of Cloud Pub/Sub today, its backend messaging service that makes it easier for developers to pass messages between machines and to gather data from smart devices. It’s basically a scalable messaging...Show More Summary
Last year Google announced the existence of Cloud Pub/Sub, a managed service on the Google public cloud for sending and receiving data in “messages” — basically, middleware for applications. Today, Google is moving it out of alpha status and making it available to use in beta. For now, while the service is in beta, the […]
Google is today launching a new tool to make it easier for applications and services on and off of its Cloud Platform to communicate with one another: Google Cloud Pub/Sub. The API – still in beta – is designed to offer real-time, reliable...Show More Summary
BitTorrent has been developing products that can lead to cash for the peer-to-peer communications and file sharing platform, with the secure Bleep messaging app and the Bundle content publishing service. The beta…
The collaboration tool—which rose from the ashes of an unsuccessful game—is still expanding at a torrid pace. In August 2013, the business messaging and search tool known as Slack started signing up users for its beta version. 8,000 companies created accounts in the first 24 hours. Show More Summary
Thanks to a new Chrome extension, it's a bit easier to tack on files from Dropbox to messages in Gmail. The add-on, which is currently in beta, works much like adding images, docs and more to emails stored in Google Drive. Selecting the file with the...
Early this week, users on Reddit and other forums began to report that they were seeing hints that popular instant messaging client WhatsApp was integrating voice calling as a beta feature. Mashableconfirmed late yesterday with a spokesperson...Show More Summary
A new mobile application called Blinq is launching today into public beta to add a layer of contextual information to your favorite mobile messaging applications. Founder Yossi Ghinsberg, who’s better known for his adventures in theShow More Summary
A Canadian outfit called Peerio has put its eponymous secure messaging and cloud storage app into public beta, promising a much more usable alternative to PGP email and file encryption. Peerio…