Posts with tag iOS

Facebook Messenger rolls out diverse emojis

Emojis have long become an essential part of any conversation in a messenger. We add them to express our feelings or define the mood of the message. In fact, nearly 10% of mobile sends in Messenger include emojis, according to Facebook. In the past, users could send and receive emojis in Messenger only by using…

Google announces two new communication apps

Google has announced it will be releasing two more communication apps – Allo for smart messaging and Duo for video calling – at the Google I/O 2016.   Allo is a smart messaging app that comes with the new Google Assistant built in, which brings the information directly into the chats. You can chat with…

Google launches Spaces messenger

Google has launched a new messenger for group sharing called Spaces today. It’s not easy to get all friends into the same group or even the same app, if you want to discuss a specific topic, as some of your friends might prefer to use one messenger over the other. Moreover, it is even harder…

Instagram gets a new look

Today, the popular photo and video sharing app Instagram launched its new design. Upon downloading the update you will see the new icon and changes to the app’s interface. “Inspired by the previous app icon, the new one represents a simpler camera and the rainbow lives on in gradient form,” the app wrote in its…

Periscope adds search and broadcasts from drones to its features

Days after announcing to the users that they can now save their broadcasts for as long as they want Periscope released yet more new features. In the coming weeks, the app will be launching broadcast search and drone support “to help people form communities around the topics they care about and broadcast from new perspectives”….

Periscope now lets you save your live broadcasts forever

Periscope is launching a possibility to save your live broadcasts for as long as you want. Previously, the broadcasts would disappear after 24 hours or you had to save them in your camera roll, sometimes making free space on your device an issue. “We are actively building support on controlling of how your broadcasts stay…

Twitter improves search with Connect

Twitter is trying improve your experience of searching new friends on the app. “Finding new accounts to follow used to require jumping through a few hoops and a dash of luck,” according to Twitter. The company today introduced a new update with Connect tab in place of the ‘Who to follow’ option in an attempt…

Privates Messenger Review

Ever wished you could “unsend” a text message? Now, the Privates messaging app is giving you this opportunity. The new messenger is all about privacy and despite the double meaning of its name, it is no joke. The messenger’s network is fully secured with end-to-end encryption and there are a number of functions to enhance…

Wire messaging app offers secure file sharing

Wire messaging app announced it was introducing end-to-end encryption to file sharing within the app. The new feature allows you to send all kinds of documents, videos, PDFs and files with other extensions. The file size limit is 25Mb. You can preview common files types right from the chat or open in another app. To…

Viber introduces end-to-end encryption and hidden chats

Popular messaging app Viber is rolling out new security features with its latest release Viber 6.0. “Our team at Viber has been working hard to give you more control over your private conversations. Today we are taking another step in this direction by making your private communication even safer through end-to-end encryption, hidden chats and…