Skype's chat-focused desktop redesign is available to everyone
A chat media gallery, reactions, mentions and add-ins are here.
Facebook opens its Workplace Chat desktop app to everyone
With video chat support coming in a few weeks.
Slack screen sharing will let your coworkers control your computer
It's not scary; it's useful.
Chat app Discord opens official game channels
Think of Verified Servers like a real-time official message board.
Google's Duo voice chat app is about to become Android's FaceTime
The standalone app will be integrated on Pixel, Nexus and Android One to start.
Privacy-focused Telegram can share your location in real time
It's a bit contradictory, but it's still helpful.
Microsoft's Cortana finds answers inside your Skype chats
The AI assistant can suggest replies and answer questions.
Apple Music tunes are now available inside Facebook Messenger
Just like Spotify's.
Allo web chat now works in browsers other than Chrome
Firefox, Opera and your iPhone are fair game.