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Skype, Tidal, VLC, Feedly and Other Apps Optimized for iPhone X

Friday December 8, 2017 6:50 am PST by
A handful of popular apps have been optimized for the iPhone X over the past few days. We've rounded up some of the notable ones below. Each of these apps now support the iPhone X's new screen size, rather than having a letterboxed design with black bars at the top and bottom. Skype VLC Tidal Feedly LINE Viber PlayStation Vue Bank of AmericaIf you have an iPhone X and use any of...

Messaging App Viber Overhauls Third-Party Chat Extensions in Latest Update

Wednesday June 28, 2017 6:00 am PDT by
Popular messaging platform Viber announced an update to its mobile app today that includes an overhaul of its Chat Extensions feature, offering users access to a raft of sources of third-party content right from within the chat window. Starting today, directly in their private chat screen, users can find and share their favorite videos from YouTube, songs from Spotify, the perfect stay from...

Viber Messaging App to Gain Self-Destructing Conversations Feature

Friday March 10, 2017 3:08 am PST by
Globally popular messaging platform Viber will add a new self-destructing chat feature to its iOS app later this week (via The Verge). The new feature, called "Secret Chats", gives users the option of starting entire conversations that self-destruct after a certain time limit. Users can prevent messages within the secret chat threads from being forwarded to other conversations. The...

Viber iOS Update Adds Secret Messages, Rich Notifications, and Instant Video Features

Friday February 3, 2017 3:00 am PST by
Popular messaging app Viber has received an update that brings a number of new features to the platform, including the ability to send Secret Messages. Users are now able to specify how long photos, videos, and chat messages can be accessed for after being viewed by the recipient. The time limit options for viewing a Secret Message are 1, 3, 7, and 10 seconds. Viber has also added the...

Viber Messaging App Now Lets Businesses and Brands Interact With Users

Wednesday November 9, 2016 3:00 am PST by
Popular messaging app Viber today launched a new commercial account format to enable businesses and brands to communicate with users (via TechCrunch). Approximately 1,000 Public Accounts including the likes of the BBC and The Weather Channel were launched with the v6.5 update, allowing users to subscribe to them and share stories with users in their contacts list. Public Accounts are also ...