Facebook paid people to transcribe Messenger voice chats
It has already 'paused' the practice.
Telegram's silent messages keep your conversations low-key
There's also a slow mode for busy group chats.
Google Assistant can read out text replies on WhatsApp and Telegram
You won't have to reach for your phone to hear a response.
WhatsApp comes to millions of basic cellphones running KaiOS
It's now available for devices around the world.
Google takes control of bringing next-gen texting to Android
You might not have to wait for your carrier.
TikTok's owner launches chat app with a focus on communities
Flipchat blends messaging with forums, chat groups and social feeds.
Slack fixes bug that could have let hackers intercept downloads
The glitch was in the Windows desktop app, and it seems no users were affected.
France launches government chat app after fixing last-minute flaw
Tchap had a bug that would let anyone sign up.
WhatsApp lets you block randos from adding you to group chats
Goodbye to the horror of '198 new messages'.