Discord nearly tripled its user base in one year
'Fortnite' and Twitch played a large part.
WhatsApp helps you keep up with group chats
You can describe groups, catch up on chats and decide who's in charge.
Amazon pushes Signal creators to change their anti-censorship tool
It doesn't like that the chat app disguises itself as an Amazon-run site.
Iran tells ISPs to block Telegram
It says the ban is in the name of national security.
Google will plug 'Chat' into Android to compete with iMessage
Instead of another app, Chat is the SMS replacement we've been waiting for.
France creates secure chat app to keep its president off Telegram
Concerns about security risks with messaging apps abound.
Facebook plans to allow everyone to ‘unsend’ messages
The company won’t let Zuckerberg do it again until the feature is widely released.
Microsoft AI knows when to (politely) interrupt conversations
It's no longer limited to I-go-you-go chats.
Tor axes its secure messaging app due to lack of resources
The team just didn't have the resources to make it work.