Messaging


There Are New Emojis - Including One for ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

There Are New Emojis - Including One for ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

If you like to use the shrugging emoticon to answer your friends or potential dates, you are in luck with the new iOS 10.2 upda...

Nov 1 2016, 1:28pm CDT

Facebook is Disabling Messaging in its Mobile Web App

Facebook is Disabling Messaging in its Mobile Web App

Social media giant Facebook is removing the messaging capability from its mobile web application to push people to Messenger, a...

Jun 4 2016, 2:13pm CDT

WhatsApp Leads Messaging Apps Globally

WhatsApp Leads Messaging Apps Globally

Instant messaging app WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app all over the world and is used in 109 countries, or 55.6 perce...

May 25 2016, 8:49am CDT

Messaging Skype Beta for Windows 10 Mobile Now Available

Beta Skype Messaging App for Windows 10 Mobile Now Available

Microsoft silently released the beta version of its Universal Skype Messaging application, which is built for Windows 10 Mobile...

Sep 7 2015, 4:34pm CDT

Pushbullet Now Offers a Messaging Service

Pushbullet Now Offers a Messaging Service

The multi platform app that offers tons of resources now offers a messenger as well....

Jun 30 2015, 9:35am CDT

Instagram challenges Snapchat with new messaging app called Bolt

Instagram challenges Snapchat with new messaging app called Bolt

Instagram is taking on Snapchat with a new ephemeral video and photo messaging app called Bolt....

Jul 30 2014, 1:01am CDT

Voice Messaging Could Be Apple’s Secret Weapon

Voice Messaging Could Be Apple’s Secret Weapon

The iWatch could help tap into China and make messaging even easier...

Jul 2 2014, 11:57pm CDT

Fleksy brings a messaging app to the Gear 2 smartwatch

Fleksy brings a messaging app to the Gear 2 smartwatch

The app delivers a diminutive yet fully-featured predictive keyboard capable of accessing your SMS conversations and contacts...

Jun 18 2014, 3:12pm CDT

The Next Big Thing In Messaging Could Be Layer

The Next Big Thing In Messaging Could Be Layer

In the next few years, consumers won’t just send messages through traditional SMS or messaging services like WhatsApp, they’ll...

May 9 2014, 6:25am CDT

Snapchat updated; the popular messaging app now does video chat and IM

Snapchat updated; the popular messaging app now does video chat and IM

The primary function still remains to be the self-destructing messages...

May 1 2014, 11:07am CDT

Facebook buying messaging app WhatsApp for $19B

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock, by far the compan...

Feb 19 2014, 5:41pm CST

Are Messaging Apps Killing Twitter?

Are Messaging Apps Killing Twitter?

Despite strong revenue and better than expected earnings, Twitter delivered a jaw-dropping decline in timeline views between 3Q...

Feb 5 2014, 7:23pm CST

Why Kleiner's John Doerr Is Joining The Board Of Teacher Messaging App Remind101

The cliche “there’s an app for that” has finally reached teachers whose classrooms are slowly getting overhauled but still need...

Feb 4 2014, 7:12pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo...

Jan 15 2014, 11:19am CST

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google’s growing portfolio of sentient devices filled with sensors collecting information about the world includes its search e...

Jan 14 2014, 1:06pm CST

Instagram Direct Messaging Released

Instagram Direct Messaging Released

Instagram released their highly anticipated messaging service. Watch the intro video of Instagram Direct below....

Dec 12 2013, 9:22am CST

Excellent E-Commerce via China’s WeChat Messaging App

China’s Xiaomi Sold 150,000 Smartphones in 10 Minutes via WeChat Messaging App

China has something which is way ahead of America’s SnapChat. Its WeChat messaging app is a source of excellent e-commerce. 150...

Nov 30 2013, 10:55am CST

Twitter Enables Direct Messaging from Followers

Twitter Enables Direct Messaging from Followers

Twitter has a new facility coming soon to its platform. It will enable direct messaging from all of your followers. This is a b...

Oct 15 2013, 5:52am CDT

Google Hangouts 1.3 to Get Text Messaging and Video Sharing Services

Google Hangouts 1.3 to Get Text Messaging and Video Sharing Services

At Google they solve problems and see the bigger picture. That is why the latest rumor may be true that Google+ Hangouts versio...

Oct 8 2013, 8:16am CDT

Sina Launches WeMeet; A Rival to WeChat Mobile Messaging App

Sina Launches WeMeet; A Rival to WeChat Mobile Messaging App

Sina has launched its rival to WeChat. Called WeMeet (Weimi in the Chinese vernacular), it was created by a team of experts at...

Aug 26 2013, 11:25am CDT

WhatsApp Adds Voice Messaging and Hits 300M Active Users a Month

WhatsApp Adds Voice Messaging and Hits 300M Active Users a Month

WhatsApp messaging app has now more than 300 million active monthly users. It has just added a voice messaging update to its re...

Aug 7 2013, 3:27am CDT

Text Messaging Volume Declines during Q3 for the First Time Ever

Text Messaging Volume Declines during Q3 for the First Time Ever

Social networks are partly to blame...

Nov 14 2012, 12:22pm CST

Peek unveils new Peek 9 messaging Device

Peek unveils new Peek 9 messaging Device

Lifetime service is available...

Sep 20 2010, 9:01am CDT

Saudi Arabia to block Blackberry Messaging Functions

Blackberry phones are in the news not just because of yesterday's announcement of the new Blackberry Torch. Countries like Indi...

Aug 4 2010, 1:33am CDT

Pantech Pursuit Messaging Phone Now Available

Pantech Pursuit Messaging Phone Now Available

Back in march Pantech first announced its Pursuit handset was heading to the AT......

Jun 9 2010, 8:12am CDT

Nokia Launches 3 New Messaging Phones

Nokia Launches 3 New Messaging Phones

Nokia has just officially announced the launch of three new messaging devices. All three devices pack QWERTY keyboards. These...

Apr 13 2010, 12:01pm CDT

AT&T Pushes Out New Quick Messaging Phones

AT&T Pushes Out New Quick Messaging Phones

Today, AT......

Mar 15 2010, 10:23am CDT

Solara Satellite Text Messaging Device

Solara Satellite Text Messaging Device

If you were stranded on a remote desert island and still needed to get your text messaging fix you are in luck, a new device fr...

Jul 20 2009, 7:00am CDT

Verizon LG enV2 free QWERTY Messaging Phone

Verizon LG enV2 free QWERTY Messaging Phone

Here we look at yet another QWERTY keyboard phone offered for free with new service plan on LetsTalk, the LG enV2 available on...

Apr 23 2009, 1:00pm CDT

Cherple Offers Free PC to Cell SMS Text Messaging

Cherple Offers Free PC to Cell SMS Text Messaging

Cherple is a new free two-way text messaging application that is in use in 126 countries and has almost 10 million users since...

Apr 21 2009, 8:00am CDT

Clue Secrets & Spies Uses Text Messaging

Clue Secrets & Spies Uses Text Messaging

At some point, many of us have played the classic Clue board game and tried to figure out who killed with what weapon and in wh...

Feb 16 2009, 10:00am CST

Facebook Messaging on Over One Billion Devices

The free mobile push email service Emoze now allows Symbian users to add Facebook messaging in combination with email messages...

Dec 1 2008, 8:59am CST

Older Adults Adopting Text Messaging

Older Adults Adopting Text Messaging

Many view texting as something done by younger adults and teens, but that notion may not be accurate. According to a study comm...

Oct 23 2008, 9:05am CDT

Palringo Adds Rich Messaging Service to iPhone

Palringo Adds Rich Messaging Service to iPhone

When the iPhone first launched last year and even on the new iPhone 3G there are several features missing that are typically fo...

Jul 29 2008, 11:44am CDT

Text Messaging Champion Crowned by LG

Text Messaging Champion Crowned by LG

LG has crowned the champion of its second annual LG National Texting Competition. The finals were held July 9th in New York Cit...

Jul 10 2008, 12:02pm CDT

More Juicy Wii Online Details -- Instant Messaging

More Juicy Wii Online Details -- Instant Messaging

Wii has been in the headlines a lot lately (see here and here). It's time to let some more rumors start flying about, because...

Jun 9 2006, 5:00am CDT

SMS Light Messaging Mobile Phone Accessory - AirBeam

SMS Light Messaging Mobile Phone Accessory - AirBeam

Telecoms Korea reports about Sun Data's Airbeam Mobile Phone accessory that lets users visualize SMS messages in the air by wai...

Dec 7 2004, 2:17am EST

New Nokia 3220 Camera Phone with Light Messaging

New Nokia 3220 Camera Phone with Light Messaging

Nokia launches new low-cost camera phone with some flashy new features. Nokia introduces with the Nokia 3220 Light Messaging....

May 31 2004, 7:06pm EST