Posts with tag WhatsApp

Viber App Out On Apple Watch

Viber App Out On Apple Watch

The release of the smart watch has, undoubtedly, marked a new starting point not only for technological developments, but for messaging applications as well. For example, one of our favorite apps, Viber, has gone down the same path that its rivals, Facebook Messenger and WhatsАpp, did. Viber too has rolled out watchOS 2 for the Apple…

WECHAT TO ROLL OUT ON MONEY TRANSFERS

WECHAT TO ROLL OUT ON MONEY TRANSFERS

One of Asia’s most popular messaging apps, WeChat, is going to take up money transfers. The app that has Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp on the list of its competitors wants to continue the worthy competition. Last week it was reported that WeChat was to introduce a 0.1% fee for all money transfers and transactions made…

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…

SAVE YOUR MESSAGE HISTORY IN WHATSAPP

SAVE YOUR MESSAGE HISTORY IN WHATSAPP

Smartphones sometimes break down. You can lose saved data in the apps because of this. You can often fix your gadget but you are not always able to restore data. WhatsApp decided to tackle this issue and launched beta version 2.12.330. Even if your device stops working for some reason, do not worry about the…

COUNTRIES’ FAVOURITE MESSENGERS ANNOUNCED

COUNTRIES’ FAVOURITE MESSENGERS ANNOUNCED

The number of messaging apps is growing rapidly and each of them is struggling for every single client. Messaging apps have long become much more than just apps for chatting. Now they let users make video calls, share eye-catching stickers, location or even send a photo collage. WeChat messenger, for instance, even offers cab calling…

Asia Messengers Are More Lucrative Than Their US Competition

Asia Messengers Are More Lucrative Than Their US Competition

Messaging apps develop at lightning speed in today’s realities. We have an enormous number of apps to choose from as it is, but, in spite of this, new ones are released almost every week. Now every user can pick the messaging app that they want and that is tailored to satisfy their needs. Nonetheless, putting…

WHATSAPP И VIBER: ТАК ЛИ СТРАШЕН СПАМ?

WHATSAPP AND VIBER: IS SPAM SUCH A PROBLEM INDEED?

Messaging apps have recently become a great discussion topic among Russians. First Viber servers were moved to Russia and now another thing has happened – spam is preventing messengers from operating properly. There has even been an official government meeting on that subject. During the meeting, the working group of the Federal Council discussed the…

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…

SEND SECURE MESSAGES FROM ANY IM SERVICES – WITH NEW APP

SEND SECURE MESSAGES FROM ANY IM SERVICES – WITH NEW APP

Personal data security has long become a global issue. Users thoroughly study the features of their messaging apps and replace the latter for more secure ones. In other cases, they continue using their favourites but live in fear of sending a message that could compromise them. The new mobile app that has recently emerged on…

WHATSAPP FOR WINDOWS UPDATED

WHATSAPP FOR WINDOWS UPDATED

Finally, the world’s most popular messaging app has introduced updates for Windows 10 Mobile/Windows Phone. It is a rare thing to happen. The updates took a long time to beta test and were released only this week. The new 2.12.170 version includes the majority of options that had been tested. Now WhatsApp users can enjoy…