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Kik

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Kik raises $38 million on mobile-messaging promise

The messaging-and-chat app maker's round was led by hedge fund Valiant Capital Partners and brings the company's total venture capital funding to $70.5 million.

By November 19, 2014

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Kik for iOS

Kik is a solid chat app with fun extras, but if you don't already have friends using it, there's nothing to really set it apart from the competition.

By June 11, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 11, 2014

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Kik sticks a browser in its messaging app

The 4-year-old company is now letting people visit any Web site without leaving the app.

By February 5, 2014

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Kik rides teen interest to 100M users

Kids love Kik because they don't have to give out their phone number, CEO and founder Ted Livingston tells CNET.

By December 12, 2013

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Messaging app Kik adds 200,000 users -- each day

The messaging app, which now has 50 million users in total, is rolling out new versions for both Android and iOS.

By April 11, 2013

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Samsung ChatOn will be turned off in February

WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and other instant messaging apps appear to have won the day over Samsung's own-brand effort.

By December 19, 2014

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Google, Hyundai show off new third-party Android Auto apps

With the announcement of a new Android Auto API announcement, third-party developers can start adapting their apps for in-car use today.

By November 18, 2014

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Researchers find data leaks in Instagram, Grindr, OoVoo and more

Private messaging isn't so private, say University of New Haven researchers who found Android apps transmitting and storing unencrypted images, chats, screenshots and even passwords.

By September 8, 2014

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Messaging app Kik, now at 30M users, adds slick way to share

A popular messaging app tries to up the competition by adding a way to share videos, drawings you create, and more.

By November 29, 2012

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With iOS 8, Apple opens its garden, but keeps thorns sharper than ever

The iPhone maker is finally letting developers access more of its mobile OS. That's great news -- unless you're in a department Apple wants to dominate.

By June 3, 2014