With Hangouts, Google muscles into messaging sector

Mobile messaging is a fragmented sector. Every few months or so, a messaging app for the phone launches. Unlike SMS, mobile messaging makes use of the Internet for connectivity and offers a multi-media environment with photos, sounds and even animated graphics and virtual stickers. “K, CU” isn’t enough, we now have to include a graphicalContinue reading “With Hangouts, Google muscles into messaging sector”

Messenger, Viber, WhatsApp, Kik me, maybe

The headline screamed “install me now!” It was for yet another mobile messaging application and this time, one that promised, according to TechCrunch, “A Richer, Faster Messaging App That Quickly Grabs Doodles, Videos & Images.” The article about MessageMe got me at: “It’s light, It’s fast and it isn’t just limited to texting or photos.”Continue reading “Messenger, Viber, WhatsApp, Kik me, maybe”