The year-old group-messaging start-up offers "an incredibly sticky group messaging experience" across a range of mobile platforms, says Skype CEO Tony Bates.
Looking to make a splash among a smattering of competitors at the annual digital media festival, the group messaging service updates its app for the second time in two weeks.
Skype's latest acquisition shows it's keen to compete against BBM and iMessage, with group messaging its key feature.
What better way to get people to check out your app or Web site than to hold an eating contest.
The cloud communications platform said that it will now let developers build in the ability for users to send images through their mobile apps in the U.S. and Canada.
Google rolls out verified profiles for Google+, Skype buys GroupMe messaging service, and HP liquidates its stock of tablets.
The start-ups that were so eager to get the word out about their companies through the distribution of free grilled cheese and the hosting of wild parties are now going to have to get real about running companies.
A handful of social-media start-ups let you build small and temporary networks rather than one big one, and Facebook is starting to catch on, too.
Five entrepreneurs offer their tips on how to choose the right investors for your startup.
New Apple iMessage platform will allow people to bypass the SMS text-messaging network--as well as wireless carriers' texting charges.