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Facebook launches a work messenger

Facebook launches a work messenger

Social networks and messaging app have become an integral part of people’s life, including both their private to work-related spheres. Facebook have thought about the corporate service and released in 2015 a social network Facebook at Work enabling company employees communicate with each other in a customary for Facebook users way. The beta version of…

TELEGRAM AND TERRORISTS. TELEGRAM MIGHT BE BANNED IN RUSSIA

TELEGRAM AND TERRORISTS. TELEGRAM MIGHT BE BANNED IN RUSSIA

Telegram messenger is already used to accusations. Little time passed since the messaging app appeared but it immediately brought up plenty of rumours. Some of them were confirmed, some of them were not. This time Telegram app is accused of assisting terrorists. Particularly, the accusation says that the Islamic State members are gladly using this…

SNAPCHAT LOSES 25% OF ITS VALUE

SNAPCHAT LOSES 25% OF ITS VALUE

All those who love messengers or have any connection with the world of messaging apps have been watching the recent strategy of Snapchat. Such scrutiny did not come as a surprise at all, since the company’s strategy and the new features it had introduced managed to get both users’ and competitors’ attention. To prove that…

FACEBOOK MESSENGER’S PHOTO MAGIC KEEPS TRACK OF YOUR FRIENDS

FACEBOOK MESSENGER’S PHOTO MAGIC KEEPS TRACK OF YOUR FRIENDS

Does your smartphone have a whole lot of photos of your friends that they don’t know about? Most of the time we forget to send such pictures to our friends after some event or meeting that you attended together. Well, if you’re too busy, tend to forget things or are just lazy, Facebook Messenger rolled…

Snapchat Shooting Ahead of Facebook?

Snapchat Shooting Ahead of Facebook?

Snapchat is a communication app that lets you exchange messages with attached pictures and videos. The firm has repeatedly surprised its users by collaborating with various big-name companies and by rolling out new revolutionary features. Certainly, the management-selected strategy is working in the right direction, and this is proved by the fact that, according to…

SHARE CONTENT EASILY WITH NEW SKYPE BUTTON

SHARE CONTENT EASILY WITH NEW SKYPE BUTTON

Microsoft keeps presenting its users with updates. Skype messenger alone has recently introduced quite a few new features, so the constant Skype users have not been able to catch up with such a high rate of upgrading. Moji with popular movie and TV show characters, new filters, the opportunity to communicate directly from Office 2016…

PAVEL DUROV APOLOGIZES TO IRAN USERS

PAVEL DUROV APOLOGIZES TO IRAN USERS

Pavel Durov, the co-founder and CEO of Russian Telegram app apologized for his earlier statement. In his official Telegram channel, Pavel Durov denied his earlier statement about Telegram being blocked by the Iranian authorities. Previously he said that he had made those conclusions because the country’s population was unable to access the messaging app. However,…

VK SOCIAL NETWORK RELEASES MESSENGER WITH INVISIBILE MODE

VK SOCIAL NETWORK RELEASES MESSENGER WITH INVISIBILE MODE

The top-management of the Russian social network VK.com has many times announced its intentions to offer its users a separate messaging app. Besides, the developers claimed to be making their own crypto protocol. Some people were looking forward to the promised messaging app, some made sarcastic comments that VK developers were unable to come up…

Facebook Messenger To Help Communicate With Strangers

Facebook Messenger To Help Communicate With Strangers

Facebook users have faced many difficulties on many occasions when dealing with strangers. In the past, if you wanted to message a Facebook stranger, who you stumbled upon when surfing the social media, your text would be delivered to the “Other” inbox. You could easily miss something or someone important, because you didn’t notice that…

WHATSAPP PAIRS WITH TOP RUSSIAN TELECOM PROVIDER: WHEN POPULAR GETS TO BE FREE

WHATSAPP PAIRS WITH TOP RUSSIAN TELECOM PROVIDER: WHEN POPULAR GETS TO BE FREE

This is a well-known fact that mobile operators consider messaging apps as their direct competitors, and sometimes they even treat them as enemies. This is no surprise – paid calls and SMS can be easily substituted with free messages, voice calls and even video calls in apps. Therefore, the statement Mikhail Slobodin, VimpelCom (a brand…