Facebook Messenger adds support for admin privileges
Facebook is adding a much-needed feature in group chats to its Facebook Messenger app, Group Admin privileges. Adin privileges are present in rival apps like WhatsApp and Google’s Allo, and its odd that the firm took so long...
Facebook’s Messenger is getting better for business users
Facebook Messenger is getting more useful for businesses. Facebook is adding a new feature that lets users auto-populate their data with stored details on Facebook. Say, for instance, if a businesses’ Messenger bot asks for ...
Telegram X is Telegram’s new experimental messaging app
Telegram is building a new version of its app, Telegram X. Telegtran’s X purpose is to work on experimental new features and improvements separate from the main Telegram app, and potentially to get live feedback from users. ...
Facebook Messenger for Windows 10 updated with UI changes
After being down for an hour yesterday, Facebook Messenger is fortunately back in action again, and to celebrate the company has pushed out a minor update to the Facebook Messenger app for Windows 10. The update takes the app to v...
Facebook Messenger might soon get another Snapchat feature
Facebook might be planning to incorporate another Snapchat feature into its Messenger app (via the Verge). After snatching Stories and adding it to Instagram, Facebook and WhatsApp, this time Snapstreaks are up for grabs. For thos...
Microsoft Bing now allows you to find bots across multiple messaging platforms
Microsoft Bing is making it easier to search for chatbots across multiple messaging platforms. For example, when you search for ‘travel bots’, you can get the list of travels bots in search results page from messagi...
Facebook Messenger gets group payments in the United States
by Sean Chan
Facebook today announced an interesting feature for its Messenger service today. The company is bringing group payments to Messenger on the desktop, as well as its Android app for users in the United States. Group Payments on Mess...
Microsoft’s latest AI chatbot is aimed towards its Indian customers
Microsoft has a new chatbot powered by artificial intelligence: Ruuh. This is the company’s fourth AI chatbot, one of which actually never saw the light of the day. The latest one, Ruuh, is actually aimed at Indian users and...
Facebook is ending support for its Messenger app in older versions of Windows and Windows phone
by Greg Jordan
Windows 10 Mobile is Microsoft’s latest and greatest mobile OS, designed to be the last numerical iteration, with a focus of software updates and new features going forward. The OS was designed to bridge the gap between smar...
Viber adds self-destructing secret chats into its messaging service
Viber is making its app more security oriented in the future. The firm is introducing self-destructing secret chats into the framework. Much like Snapchat and Google’s Allo, with Viber’s secret chat’s you are al...