Instant messaging
Instant messaging (IM) is a type of online chat which offers real-time text transmission over the Internet. A LAN messenger operates in a similar way over a local area network. Short messages are ty...
Instant messaging - Wikipedia
Five WhatsApp hacks you should know
WhatsApp is undoubtedly one of the most downloaded applications on Play Store or App Store. Currently, the app boasts a user base of over a billion as per the reports from last year.
Ultra Hal artificially intelligent chatbots talking with each other
Zabaware's Ultra Hal is an artificially intelligent chat bot that learns from past conversations (human-to-bot) as well as from observing Twitter conversatio...
Google, WhatsApp integration lets users back up messages on Android
Google and WhatsApp announced Wednesday that users of the popular messaging service will be able to back up their data through Google Drive in the near future.
Slack user database compromised, counters with two-factor authentication and password kill switch
Slack, the company behind the team communication tool by the same name, revealed on Friday that its database was compromised by hackers during a four-day period in February. No financial or payment in...
Skype Begins Dismantling the Language Barrier
Microsoft on Monday announced the first phase of its Skype Translator preview program, which initially will facilitate conversations between English and Spanish speakers. It will convert spoken words ...
Exclusive: The Rags-To-Riches Tale Of How Jan Koum Built WhatsApp Into Facebook's New $19 Billion Baby - Forbes
Jan Koum picked a meaningful spot to sign the $19 billion deal to sell his company WhatsApp to Facebook earlier today. Koum, cofounder Brian Acton and venture capitalist Jim Goetz of Sequoia drove a f...
Skype - Microsoft Brings Skype from Living Room to Board Room
By Tony Bradley, PCWorld Microsoft rocked the tech world and stole the spotlight on the opening day of Google's I/O conference with the announcement that it is buying Skype for $8.5 billion...
Skype - Microsoft Skype Deal May Strain Relations With AT&T, Verizon
By Amy Thomson - Tue May 10 20:23:56 GMT 2011 Software such as Skype's may cut into revenue for wireless operators because it allows users to make calls with data services rather than using...
Instant messaging client
Instant messaging (IM) is a type of online chat which offers real-time text transmission over the Internet. A LAN messenger operates in a similar way over a local area network. Short messages are ty...
Instant messaging client - Wikipedia
SMS language
SMS language or textese (also known as txt-speak, txtese, chatspeak, txt, txtspk, txtk, txto, texting language, txt lingo, SMSish, txtslang, or txt talk) is a term for the abbreviations and slang com...
SMS language - Wikipedia
Teleconference
A teleconference or teleseminar is the live exchange and mass articulation of information among several persons and machines remote from one another but linked by a telecommunications system. Terms su...
Teleconference - Wikipedia
Secure Instant Messaging
Secure instant messaging is a form of instant messaging. Both terms refer to an informal means for computer users to exchange messages commonly referred to as 'chats'. Instant messaging can be compare...
Ubique (company)
Ubique was a software company that developed instant messaging and collaboration products. It is best known for the Virtual Places software product and the technology used by Lotus Sametime. It is ...
Linphone
Linphone (contraction of Linux phone) is a free voice over IP (VoIP) service and SIP client, currently developed by Belledonne Communications in France. Linphone was initially developed for Linux but...
Linphone - Wikipedia
Five WhatsApp hacks you should know
WhatsApp is undoubtedly one of the most downloaded applications on Play Store or App Store. Currently, the app boasts a user base of over a billion as per the reports from last year.