WhatsApp Business Sees Ten-Fold Growth

WhatsApp has reported it now has some 50 million users of its WhatsApp Business app.

Slack Acquires Business Directory Company Rimeto

Slack has announced it has acquired Rimeto, a company that has revolutionized business directory software.

Amazon May Be Looking to Acquire Slack

Amazon may be looking to acquire Slack to better compete with Microsoft and Google, as well as cash in on the work-from-home trend.

Facebook Integrates Payments Into WhatsApp

For the first time, Facebook has added the ability to send and receive money to WhatsApp.

Signal Now Allows Chat History Transfer on iOS

Secure messaging app Signal has added the ability to transfer one’s chat history on iOS devices.

AWS Deploys Slack Across Workforce

Slack has scored another major win, as Amazon Web Services (AWS) has adopted the messaging platform for all its employees.

Messaging App Signal Adds Blur Tool

Popular messaging app Signal has added blur tools to help protect the identities and privacy of people in photos.

Zoom Buys Keybase, Secure Messaging and File-Sharing Provider

Zoom has acquired Keybase, the popular secure messaging and file-sharing provider in its ongoing attempt to improve its security.

Facebook Financials ‘Adversely Affected’ By Coronavirus

Facebook is warning that its business is being “adversely affected” by the coronavirus pandemic that is sweeping the globe.

EU Commission Switching to Signal Messaging App

In an effort to improve its cybersecurity, the EU Commission is encouraging its staff to switch to the Signal messaging app.