Tag Archives: chat

New WhatsApp feature will only let admins to chat in a group

WhatsApp is giving more power to admins of group chats to better the experience. The Facebook-owned messaging platform has now introduced a new group feature where only admins will be able to send messages to a group. “One way people use groups is to receive important announcements and information, including parents and teachers at schools, community centers, and non-profit… Read More »

Facebook Messenger brings Snapchat like filters, masks to video chat

Facebook Messenger is adding Snapchat-like filters, masks, animated reactions to video chat. The update also brings the ability to take screenshots during an ongoing video chat. All the new features are available for one-on-one and group video chat. When you choose one of the five Messenger emoji icons – love, laughter, surprise, sadness or anger, these reactions will… Read More »

Wire App Offers a Clutter-Free Chat Experience

Even though most people use WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger for chatting, there is no dearth of alternatives available. There are privacy-focused options such as Telegram, and sticker-filled apps such as WeChat, so there is a messaging app for every purpose. One such app, Wire, takes a slightly different approach. Wire’s appeal lies in its simple, clutter-free design that… Read More »

Glide releases new video chat messenger app for Windows 10 Mobile

Windows Phone, for most of its lifetime has been plagued with the lack of trendy apps that dominate other app stores. That is not to say there are no supporters of the platform among Silicon Valley’s upstarts however: Slack has a Windows Phone app, and just recently, a more consumer-focused service, Glide, announced a Windows 10 Mobile version… Read More »