If you are a Hike user in India, you can now chat and share photos or even larger files without being connected to the internet using ‘Hike Direct’.
Rounds is banking on its emotional appeal to continue growing.
FireChat is an app that lets you text even without a cell signal or internet connection.
MailTime parses out the body of emails so you just see the meat of the messages in a single chat dialogue - no salutations, no signatures, no timestamps.
More funding for Taiwanese startups.
The company has created an app designed specifically for mobile-first, enterprise chat.
Viber extended its lead over Line in the MAU race, while making investments to catch up in revenue as well.
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Following a media uproar regarding South Korea's alleged plans to curb the spread of online rumors, Daum Kakao is trying to assure its users their data is safe.
Line Creators Market now has 270,000 sticker creators from 145 countries, with the top ten sticker sets averaging more than $300,000 in sales each.
Tencent has made a new social play in the same vein as Snapchat to appease China’s “post-90s” youths with a fresh US$20 million series A investment into Blink.
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Viber's company's growth comes at a time when Rakuten wants to make the messaging service an essential component of the larger conglomerate.
Korean messaging app KakaoTalk to merge with Daum, the country’s second-largest web portal (UPDATED)
In yet another major development in the global chat app wars, popular Korea-based messaging startup Kakao looks set to merge with Daum, the country’s second-lar...
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Indian instant messaging app Hike just received $14 million in funding from Bharti Softbank, according to the Economic Times. The app reports 15 million registe...