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Media search makes it to the production version of GroupMe for Windows phones

Media search makes it to the production version of GroupMe for Windows phones GroupMe is a free instant messaging app that features group messaging and allows the user to control which conversations have access to notifications.In addition to messaging using the phone app, users can also chat with people online groupme.

Feedback Friday: How would you improve Messaging in Windows 10?

Feedback Friday: How would you improve Messaging in Windows 10? With the success of the Windows Insider program, Microsoft now lets anyone give them formal feedback through the Windows Feedback app.” This week we look at messaging in Windows 10.

Google’s messaging options get even more convoluted with Allo and Duo

Google’s messaging options get even more convoluted with Allo and Duo When Google revamped Talk as Hangouts in 2013, that was supposed to be the company’s unified messaging product going forward.Unlike Hangouts, these apps don’t require a Google account, just a phone number.

Longtime Microsoft partner Technosoft opens Skype for Business engineering lab in Redmond

Longtime Microsoft partner Technosoft opens Skype for Business engineering lab in Redmond The company will use this new space to help Microsoft make Skype for Business a better platform for businesses.We believe Microsoft has a powerful Skype for Business platform that is a clear marketplace winner and will drive how businesses collaborate.

FCC aims to improve phone emergency alerts after recent bombings

FCC aims to improve phone emergency alerts after recent bombings However, after the recent bombings in New York and New Jersey, there’s pressure to improve these alerts, which are currently woefully inadequate.A number of government agencies including FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security started designing the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) in 2007.

You’ve heard of Slack; we explain the tool

You’ve heard of Slack; we explain the tool If you’re like me, you’ve heard a lot about this revolutionary new business communications tool called Slack.The brand is also mentioned by many software companies who proudly say that they have Slack integration.

Your 2017 resolution? Put messaging privacy on the list, says Internet NZ

Your 2017 resolution? Put messaging privacy on the list, says Internet NZ Research conducted by InternetNZ last year found that 72% of Kiwis are concerned about personal data security, and 67% are concerned about threats to their privacy.These apps have higher privacy levels due to encryption, Kiwis still need to be aware that not all apps have these services.

Your 2017 resolution? Put messaging privacy on the list, says InternetNZ

Your 2017 resolution? Put messaging privacy on the list, says InternetNZ Research conducted by InternetNZ last year found that 72% of Kiwis are concerned about personal data security, and 67% are concerned about threats to their privacy.These apps have higher privacy levels due to encryption, Kiwis still need to be aware that not all apps have these services.

Japan's largest messenger app is taking on Slack with chat for work

Japan's largest messenger app is taking on Slack with chat for work Japan's most popular messenger app Line announced on Thursday the launch of Line Works, its chat app for offices.The company, which is owned by South Korean web firm Naver, has an average of 218 million monthly active users, and is immensely popular in Japan and other Asian countries such as Thailand, Taiwan and Indonesia.

Yet another chatbot may be on its way to Google’s Allo

Yet another chatbot may be on its way to Google’s Allo Why it matters to you Allo wasn't just the debut of a new messaging app -- it also introduced Google Assistant.0 update, Allo is getting a voting chatbot that lets groups vote on just about anything — such as a place to grab a bite.

Google, Telenor to bring RCS messaging to more than 200 million subscribers

Google, Telenor to bring RCS messaging to more than 200 million subscribers More: T-Mobile may be following Sprint and Rogers to offer RCS in Google Messenger Telenor subscribers in markets where RCS is launched will automatically get access to the new platform via a software update.But RCS is far from an agreed-upon — or widely adopted — standard.

Google rebrands Messenger to Android Messages for a unified RCS experience

Google rebrands Messenger to Android Messages for a unified RCS experience Following Sprint, Rogers, and Telenor, four new telecommunications providers will now support Google’s RCS Jibe platform: Vodafone Group, Globe Telecom, Orange, and Deutsche Telekom.To enforce a seamless experience on these networks, Google is also rebranding Messenger, the default texting application on some Android devices, to Android Messages.

Google is shutting down Spaces, its experimental group discussion platform

Google is shutting down Spaces, its experimental group discussion platform Yet another Google service is being sent to the graveyard.The goal of the service was to help groups organize conversations around specific topics — and it functioned less as a messaging service and more like a group forum app.

Could text, not voice, be the best way to interact with smart appliances?

Could text, not voice, be the best way to interact with smart appliances? As well as being less intrusive, texting makes the interaction method hardware agnostic, letting anything become part of your smart and connected home.One of the biggest problems associated with voice commands is that they can be distracting or intrusive.

Can this dating app end ghosting for good?

Can this dating app end ghosting for good? You’ve probably heard of the high-end, exclusive dating app The League.But, wait, how will knowing someone has seen your message end ghosting?

Tap into your emotions with Facebook Messenger's new features

Tap into your emotions with Facebook Messenger's new features Messenger has cemented itself as a core app in devices around the world and now it has evolved even more with the introduction of two new features.If you find yourself stuck for words to show how happy you are, Facebook's new addition of Message Reactions aims to make communicating online more convenient.

Want your matches to message you back? These are the emojis you need.

Want your matches to message you back? These are the emojis you need. They've figured out which emojis are most likely to help and hurt you in your quest to find love.If you’re trying to woo a woman, you might want to pick one of these to include in your opener: 💁, 😋, 😛, or 😏.