Sunday, 15 September 2019

Tag Archives: messaging app

Apple to restrict FB and WhatsApp messaging feature

LONDON: Apple Inc is making a change to its mobile operating system that will restrict a feature that apps like Facebook Inc’s Messenger and WhatsApp use to make voice calls over the internet, The Information reported. The calling feature in the apps runs in the background even when not in ...

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TikTok’s owner launches Flipchat messaging app

LONDON: As TikTok continues to dominate app download charts, its parent company, ByteDance, is looking to extend its reach even further. ByteDance launched a new messaging-focused app, as reported by TechCrunch. Feiliao, or Flipchat in English, is a messenger app that encourages users to form and join chat groups based ...

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Moscow court bans messaging app Telegram

MOSCOW court banned Telegram messaging app, leading the way for it to be blocked across Russia for not turning over encrypted messaging traffic to security services. The court approved a request from Roskomnadzor, Russia’s communications watchdog, after an 18-minute hearing on Friday. telegram founder Pavel Durov ordered his lawyers not ...

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Ex-employee sues Snapchat, alleges it misled investors

CALIFORNIA: A former employee has dragged Snapchat to court accusing the messaging app of misleading investors and trading partners to drive up its initial public offering, the Hollywood Reporter said citing a court document. In the lawsuit filed on Wednesday in a California court by Anthony Pompliano, who earlier worked ...

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