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kik

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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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WhatsApp, Kik, Viber or ReTXT: Which third-party messenger is right for you?

Whether you're more the practical type that just wants standard messaging features or someone who loves spicing up your conversations with something extra, this collection has the app for you.

By May 19, 2015

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Messaging app Kik could be up for sale

It doesn't have WhatsApp's numbers, but Kik has proven popular among teens in the US and around the world.

By April 9, 2015

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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 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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What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.

By April 21, 2015

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Android Auto vs. Apple CarPlay: Google and Apple battle for dashboard dominance

After a few months of on-the-road testing, I put Apple CarPlay and Android Auto head-to-head to see how they stack up.

By June 16, 2015

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Facebook Messenger chats its way to 700 million users

CEO Mark Zuckerberg adds that his other messaging application, WhatsApp, has 800 million monthly users.

By June 12, 2015

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Samsung, Sequoia invest in Israeli video-chat startup

Mobile video service Rounds raises $12 million, giving it a bit more ammunition to compete in the messaging app world.

By January 14, 2015