Instagram's Threads is a camera app for sharing with your closest friends
It's a private space where you can share photos, videos and status.
WhatsApp tests disappearing messages in its Android app
There's no indication of when the feature will be publicly available.
Treaty would force Facebook to share encrypted chats with UK police
Whether or not authorities get what they want is another matter.
Vulnerability lets text messages steal emails from Android phones
Devices from Samsung, LG, Huawei and Sony are affected.
The safest messaging apps
Not all encrypted messaging apps are the same.
You can chat with Shopify stores from virtually anywhere
No more having to rely on Apple or Facebook.
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.