WeChat reports 500 percent growth since new campaign launch

By Ryan Noik 24 July 2013

WeChat may be the relatively new kid on the instant messaging block, at least locally, but the company has already reported some very favourable growth in a short amount of time. FULL STORY >


Heml.is plans a fully encrypted messaging app

By Ryan Noik 10 July 2013

A crowd-funding drive is underway to develop Heml.is, a messaging app that its founders claim will offer unbreakable levels of privacy. FULL STORY >


BBM included in Collins English Dictionary

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 September 2012

BBM has been officially added in the latest edition of the Collins English Dictionary. FULL STORY >


The Samsung Ch@t app shows significant growth figures

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 August 2011

Korean tech giant Samsung's Ch@t IM app undergoes a blistering user adoption rate and now also offers users loyalty rewards. FULL STORY >


Facebook acquires Beluga

By Johan Keyter 2 March 2011

Facebook continues growing as it acquires group messaging service Beluga. FULL STORY >

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