Messaging

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Google, Launching Allo, Bets on AI to Spice Up Chats
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Google, Launching Allo, Bets on AI to Spice Up Chats

The new messaging service, which was unveiled in May, will compete with Facebook Inc.'s WhatsApp and Messenger.
3 Moments Where President Obama Earned the Title of Great Communicator
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3 Moments Where President Obama Earned the Title of Great Communicator

Pay attention, entrepreneurs: These are great learning opportunities.
Ahmad Raza
Oil Traders Prepare to Bid Fond Farewell to Yahoo Messenger
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Oil Traders Prepare to Bid Fond Farewell to Yahoo Messenger

As commodity markets continued dealing on Friday, traders were lamenting the imminent demise of the version of Yahoo Messenger that has been their main communication tool since the late 1990s.
Superhero Strategies for Nailing Your Branding
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Superhero Strategies for Nailing Your Branding

You can't be everything to everyone. Define your true, internal identity and then broadcast it consistently across all your signal channels.
Kyle Zagrodzky
3 Ways Messaging Will Transform Marketing
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3 Ways Messaging Will Transform Marketing

Messaging is about to transform marketing in ways you probably don't expect.
Peter Friedman
Kik Launches a 'Bot Shop,' Because Bot Shops Are the New App Stores
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Kik Launches a 'Bot Shop,' Because Bot Shops Are the New App Stores

'This is the first time we're putting a stake in the ground and creating a specific experience with bots front and center,' says the messaging app's CEO.
Erin Griffith
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WhatsApp Becomes First Messaging App With 1 Billion Users

Its user base has more than doubled since Facebook bought it back in 2014.
WhatsApp Scraps Subscription Fee, Announces New Communication Tools for Businesses
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WhatsApp Scraps Subscription Fee, Announces New Communication Tools for Businesses

While the service has long vowed to remain free of third-party apps and spam, its latest pivot could pave the way for a Facebook-like monetization model.
Geoff Weiss
10 Tips for Creating Marketing Messages that Work
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10 Tips for Creating Marketing Messages that Work

Add these tools to your marketing utility belt.
Robert W. Bly
Being All Things to All People Is a Marketing Dead End
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Being All Things to All People Is a Marketing Dead End

There are universal problems but customers are skeptical when you promise a universal solution.
Dixie Gillaspie
Soon, You Could Receive a Facebook Message That Disappears Before You Read It
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Soon, You Could Receive a Facebook Message That Disappears Before You Read It

Facebook is testing a strange, new ephemeral feature in France.
Laura Entis
Facebook Is Working on a New Ad-Type Called 'Click to Message'
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Facebook Is Working on a New Ad-Type Called 'Click to Message'

This feature will play a huge role around Pages and could provide vital consumer feedback for businesses.
Jillian D'Onfro
LinkedIn Just Completely Revamped Its Messaging Tool
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LinkedIn Just Completely Revamped Its Messaging Tool

The professional networking service is more chat-like, complete with emoji and GIFs.
Kia Kokalitcheva
Twitter Adds Desktop Notifications for Direct Messages
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Twitter Adds Desktop Notifications for Direct Messages

The notifications will be available for all by the end of the week.