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Western Union and Facebook Messenger: Global Money Transfer Bot Coming

At Facebook's F8 Developer Conference this week, payments facilitator Western Union announced that Facebook Messenger would get a new bot that can effect global...

Facebook’s WhatsApp Moving Quickly to Capture India Digital Payments Market Share

Facebook has long been playing hide and seek with the WhatsApp monetization question. But we all know that it was always a question of...

Could a Relationship be Brewing between Google and Truecaller?

Truecaller, a mobile app that helps smartphone users identify unknown callers and texters, made a series of partnerships and announcements today, which essentially transforms...

WhatsApp Miscalculated Big Time on Retiring Old Status Feature, It’s Back

When WhatsApp replaced the old Status feature with a more Snapchat-Stories-like status functionality where the content disappears after 24 hours, little did they know...

Facebook Finally Brings Dislike Button, but Only on Facebook Messenger

It's what we've been waiting for, for a really long time. Facebook has finally deigned to introduce a test Dislike button, but not on...

Rich Communications Services (RCS), and Why Google is Pushing Android Messages

With messaging apps taking over the world of social media, creating a global standard for messaging is becoming more critical by the day. Rich...

WhatsApp Support Extended Past Dec 31, 2016 Deadline for Blackberry, Nokia...

In February, 2016 WhatsApp announced on its blog that it would no longer support BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, Nokia S40 and Nokia Symbian S60 devices...

Facebook Launches New Messenger Camera – 3D Effects, Fast Clicking and...

In an attempt to outdo SnapChat and gain more engagement from its users, Facebook Messenger has now been given a brand new camera feature...

Gaming on Facebook Messenger: An “Inverted Chinese Rip-Off”?

We've all heard of Chinese manufacturers ripping off products from the West, like Nike, Apple, Land Rover and just about every other recognizable brand in...

WhatsApp Rolls Out Video Calling for Android, iOS Devices on App...

After what seems like forever, the world's most popular messenger app - WhatsApp Messenger - has finally introduced video calling via updates to the mobile...