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KakaoTalk tries to rebuild image after privacy flap

The Korean messaging app promises to reduce how long messages are stored and to add end-to-end encryption in an effort to appease worried users.

By October 15, 2014

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App makes a stand against China messaging ban with cute merch

The Japanese messaging app Line may be blocked in China, but it's still raking in cash from merchandise based on its cartoon characters at a huge mall in Beijing.

By August 14, 2014

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Apple announces iOS 8 at WWDC 2014

Apple's next iteration of its mobile operating system is all about upgrading what's under the hood.

By June 2, 2014

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Mobile app use surged 115 percent last year -- report

Messaging apps were the hottest, jumping by more than 200 percent in usage, according to analytics firm Flurry.

By January 13, 2014

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Twitter said to be eyeing dedicated direct-messaging app

The company has not officially decided to adopt a standalone direct-messaging app, but the feature will at the very least become more prominent in its current service.

By October 17, 2013

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Verizon offers pricey way to upgrade early

Verizon becomes the latest carrier to offer an early upgrade plan, Netflix makes Emmy history, and the HTC One shrinks to a Mini version.

By July 18, 2013

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Chat apps now more popular than SMS worldwide

According to new data, 19 billion chat messages were sent each day last year, compared to 17.6 billion SMS messages.

By April 29, 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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Skype breaks records, traffic grows by 44 percent

Microsoft's call app increased its traffic in 2012 by twice the amount of all international phone carriers combined -- it's calls are now equal to one third of all global phone traffic.

By February 14, 2013

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Five great Android Wi-Fi calling apps

Whatever your reason to seek out a Wi-Fi calling app, this handful rises to the top.

By January 29, 2013