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.
China's WeChat is mimicking Snapchat Stories, too
Snapchat just lost more of its identity.
Facebook Messenger's camera fakes portrait mode photos
It also captures Boomerang loops and includes new AR stickers.