France launches government chat app after fixing last-minute flaw
Tchap had a bug that would let anyone sign up.
WhatsApp wants your help with a fake news study in India (updated)
It's determined to fight interference with India's upcoming election.
Telegram users can delete any message in their private chat history
You can even wipe out entire chats on both sides of the conversation.
WhatsApp test highlights frequently forwarded messages to curb fake news
A beta test shows when a message has clearly made the rounds.
Facebook Messenger gets threaded replies
You'll know if someone answered your question in a group chat.
WhatsApp deletes 2 million accounts per month to curb fake news
Whether or not this is enough is another matter.
Detainee wins major literary prize for book written through WhatsApp
Behrouz Boochani got around detention restrictions to spread his message.
WhatsApp limits forwarding worldwide to fight hoaxes and rumors
It's hoping a strategy from India will work in other countries.
Google Fi adds support for next-gen RCS text messaging
It's available on a wider range of phones than you see at larger carriers.