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kik

Review

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.

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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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

Editors' Take

Wiper Messenger (iOS)

If you need to keep your conversations discreet, or just want an extra layer of privacy, Wiper for Android and iOS can help out.

July 15, 2014

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Texting app banned by BlackBerry returns on own terms

Text messaging service Kik finds a way to bring its app to BlackBerry phones despite an ongoing legal battle with Research In Motion.

By October 12, 2011

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Hello Kitty: Japan's Line inks Sanrio deal to conquer US

Japan-based messaging and VoIP calling service Line hopes the cute Sanrio character will entice US users to check out its mobile messaging app.

By November 1, 2013

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Instagram gets intimate with private photos

The photo-sharing app adds direct messaging, the first Steam Machines start to roll out, and YouTube reveals the top viral videos of the year.

By December 12, 2013

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Facebook affixes stickers to messages on Web

Silly in nature, stickers could help Facebook's messaging products appeal to younger users gravitating toward other apps.

By July 2, 2013