A ton of people don’t know that Facebook owns...
Americans looking to reduce their reliance on products from tech’s most alarmingly megalithic companies might be...
Siilo injects $5.1M to try to transplant WhatsApp...
Consumer messaging apps like WhatsApp are not only insanely popular for chatting with friends but have pushed deep into...
Anti-spam service Truecaller is now a messaging...
Truecaller, the app that helps screen spam calls and messages, is becoming a chat app as it continues to...
Facebook is weaponizing security to erode privacy
At a Senate hearing this week in which US lawmakers quizzed tech giants on how they should go about drawing up...
India’s new technology infrastructure has...
In the two years since Indian social media app ShareChat raised $4 million in funding from Lightspeed Ventures the...
Facebook poisons the acquisition well
Who should you sell your startup to? Facebook and the founders of its former acquisitions are making a strong case...
Google gets more RCS messaging support from...
Google has secured a bit more buy in from Samsung for a next generation text messaging standard it’s long been...
Mobile spyware maker leaks 2 million records
mSpy, a commercial spyware solution designed to help you spy on kids and partners, has leaked over 2 million records...
Wish, Netflix, Uber and ~100 others testing...
Earlier this month, WhatsApp announced the launch of its first revenue-generating enterprise product, the WhatsApp...
Rebuilding employee philanthropy from the bottom...
In tech circles, it would be easy to assume that the world of high-impact charitable giving is a rich man’s game...
Facebook loses $120 billion in market cap after...
Facebook’s share price fell over 20 percent in after-hours trading today after the company announced its...
2.5 billion people use at least one of...
Facebook is hiding that users are leaving its main app but sticking with Instagram and WhatsApp by publicizing a new...
Chat app Line gets serious about gaming with its...
Line, the company best-known for its popular Asian messaging app, is doubling down on games after it acquired a...
WhatsApp now marks forwarded messages to curb the...
WhatsApp just introduced a new feature designed to help its users identify the origin of information that they receive...
Facebook buys ads in Indian newspapers to warn...
As Twitter finally gets serious about purging fake accounts, and YouTube says it will try to firefight conspiracy...
Truecaller makes first acquisition to build out...
Sweden’s Truecaller started out life as a service that screens calls and messages to weed out spammers. In recent...
Truecaller makes first acquisition to build out...
Sweden’s Truecaller started out life as a service that screens calls and messages to weed out spammers. In recent...
The largest buys of tech’s Big Five: a look...
In startup land, the mandate is to get bought, go public or die trying. And, as far as getting bought goes, one of...
Facebook, Google face first GDPR complaints over...
After two years coming down the pipe at tech giants, Europe’s new privacy framework, the General Data Protection...
Zuckerberg didn’t make any friends in Europe...
Speaking in front of EU lawmakers today Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg namechecked the GDPR’s core...