messaging

Jongla launches for Windows Phone 8, free messaging app aimed for youth market

Jongla launches for Windows Phone 8, free messaging app aimed for youth market

Sam Sabri 15

It’s always a good day when a major app joins the Windows Phone platform. But for me personally, it’s more of a win for the platform when a smaller startup dedicates limited resources to develop for Windows Phone. Suffice to say we were stoked today when Jongla joined Windows Phone. Let’s check it out. Jongla is a messaging platform that has had successful launches on both Android and...

GroupMe bumped to include cute new emoji; fixes some issues from previous update

GroupMe bumped to include cute new emoji; fixes some issues from previous update

Rich Edmonds 44

GroupMe (www.groupme.com) is a popular app from Microsoft that enables teams (or simply groups of friends) to collaborate and enjoy the transfer of photos, while making use of both data or SMS for messages. It's available on iOS, Android and even has a web version. The team has pushed out second, rapid update for the app this week, introducing new emoji support (also available in the...

Outlook.com to remove chat messaging history - backup your pastime conversations today

Outlook.com to remove chat messaging history - backup your pastime conversations today

Michael Archambault 88

Today Microsoft made an announcement for users who use the messaging feature on Outlook.com; if you currently use the Outlook web interface to chat with your friends on Facebook, Google Talk, or Messenger, the site keeps a copy of your chat history in a folder. Starting this fall, the Messaging history folder will be removed. If you are interested in backing up your chat conversations...

Talk.to Messenger, a free Google Talk client, updated with lockscreen support and doodling

Talk.to Messenger, a free Google Talk client, updated with lockscreen support and doodling

Rich Edmonds 28

The popular Talk.to Messenger app for Windows Phone has been updated with some interesting features and is a great solution if you use Google Talk on the go. If you're into the app and service to keep in touch with contacts, you'll love some of the new features in this latest release. We're looking at lockscreen support in a freely available solution. Talk.to Messenger can now tap into...