Posts with tag Telegram

TELEGRAM SERVICE BLOCKED IN IRAN

TELEGRAM SERVICE BLOCKED IN IRAN

Russian Telegram app has been banned in Iran. According to Pavel Durov, the Telegram CEO and cofounder, this is a temporary measure caused by the refusal of the messenger team to assist the Iranian government in spying on the local users. Durov shared this in his Twitter. Telegram is known for its hard-core attitude towards…

UPDATED TELEGRAM INTRODUCES NEW FEATURES

TELEGRAM INTRODUCES NEW FEATURES

After its latest update, the Russian Telegram app has implemented some new features. These new updates are mainly to do with the iOS 9 version. One of them is now the ability for users to benefit from an updated Broadcast messaging feature (Channels), which allows users to share group discussions. The adding of the 3D…

Messaging App Security Under Threat: Vulnerability Found In Encryption Protocol

Messaging App Security Under Threat: Vulnerability Found In Encryption Protocol

An important announcement was made during the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security held in Denver, Colorado regarding the weakness that was spotted in Diffie-Hellman’s algorithm. The discovery startled millions of people, because the algorithm at hand is widely used in data encryption. The algorithm flaw actually lies in the way keys are exchanged,…

END-TO-END ENCRYPTION TO PROTECT LINE USER DATA

END-TO-END ENCRYPTION TO PROTECT LINE USER DATA

Japanese messaging app Line, which has been keeping its users happy with free communication opportunities, decided to increase the security level of transmitted data with end-to-end encryption. Now, the app’s mobile version, which is used by more than 211 million people every month, got additional protection from interception from unauthorized persons. The new security feature…

appmess news

Open Jongla – AppMess News #24

Google reps reported that the new Android version of Hangouts will finally be able to play GIF animation. Increased operating speed will also feature in the update alongwith bug-free splash screen booting and chat history display. For the time being, it isn’t clear when the updated version of the app will be officially presented. AppMess…

AppMess News 23

Firefox Messenger – AppMess News #23

Skype kept it’s ears open for user feedback and decided to release a version of the app for Android Wear. Microsoft smart watch owners aren’t going to have many functions to chose from, nevertheless users will be able to receive calls and send audio messages. In addition, notifications on new messages will pop up right…

Telegram Gets Support From Yandex Bots

Telegram Gets Support From Yandex Bots

Despite the great number of unpleasant stories associated with the Russian messaging app Telegram, its number of active users just keeps on getting bigger. Along with this, the app’s function set is also expanding. Several months ago, Telegram presented a platform for bot development, which immediately got third-party engineers working on the creation of new…

FAILED TERROSIT ACT PREPARED USUNG TELEGRAM

FAILED TERROSIT ACT PREPARED USUNG TELEGRAM

On Friday, October 2, CNN reported a news item telling about an attempt to commit an act of terrorism in Australia. On 25 April 2015, a 14-year-old from the UK (the initiator) and an 18-year-old citizen of Australia (the performer) plotted an explosion during a parade in Australia in honour of the local national holiday….

Telegram Gets News Bot

Telegram Gets News Bot

This week, Russian messaging app Telegram got yet another service – a news bot that was set up by information portal NewsProm.ru. All you need to do is enter a specific command right into the chat and the app will provide you with the latest news reports, current time and today’s weather forecast. In order…