Facebook sees opportunity in real-time conversations carried out using WhatsApp
That’s billion. With a B.
PhoneTag Messenger for iOS combines photos with quick voice memos, stored as a back-and-forth thread exchange between you and a friend.
Skype knows it needs to do better with mobile, and it's starting with the basics: speedier run times and syncing that's less clunky as you move among devices.
The company hopes to tap the security research community to find potential problems
New controls will let people stop themselves from being searchable based on their phone numbers
The program will use the BitTorrent DHT peer finding protocol to locate contacts without a central server
The company that best known for its file-sharing protocol offers some more insight into how its unlaunched chat service works.
Thursday’s update makes the app available on a wider range of devices and also brings more options for finding friends through the service.
Users don't have to be Facebook friends to message each other with the new app.