Category: messaging

Sony’s Messaging on One Key PS5 Feature Is Confusing – And We Deserve Answers
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Sony’s Messaging on One Key PS5 Feature Is Confusing – And We Deserve Answers

Sony will require all PS4 games submitted for certification after July 13 to be PS5 compatible. The mandate raises questions about the backward compatibility capabilities of the next-gen console. Sony desperately needs to clarify its PS5 backward compatibility messaging or risk confusing would-be owners further. Sony is reportedly mandating that all PS4 games submitted for…

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RCS messaging has rolled out to Android users in the US
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RCS messaging has rolled out to Android users in the US

Here’s a nice little surprise for Android users this weekend. It seems that Google’s pans to roll out Rich Communication Services (RCS) messaging is slightly ahead of schedule. The company announced in November that it would be making the feature available for all Android users in the country by year-end. A tweet from Android Messages…

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Messaging app Wire confirms $8.2M raise, responds to privacy concerns after moving holding company to the US
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Messaging app Wire confirms $8.2M raise, responds to privacy concerns after moving holding company to the US

Big changes are afoot for Wire, an enterprise-focused end-to-end encrypted messaging app and service that advertises itself as “the most secure collaboration platform”. In February, Wire quietly raised $8.2 million from Morpheus Ventures and others, we’ve confirmed — the first funding amount it has ever disclosed — and alongside that external financing, it moved its…

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Mobile messaging financial advisory service, Stackin, adds banking features and raises cash
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Mobile messaging financial advisory service, Stackin, adds banking features and raises cash

When Stackin initially pitched itself as part of Techstars Los Angeles accelerator program two years ago, the company was a video platform for financial advice targeting a millennial audience too savvy for traditional advisory services. Now, nearly two years later, the company has pivoted from video to text-based financial advice for its millennial audience and…

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