Multi-platform messaging service Imo.im has raised $13 million in second-round funding and updated its iOS and Android apps with a new feature called “Broadcasts.”
Following a $10 million funding round last week, Message says its service now has 5 million registered users only 75 days after launch.
Of course BBM is going cross-platform -- it had to.
MessageMe has been busy since its launch a week and a half ago. The messaging application has been cut off from Facebook’s Open Graph, raised $1.9 million in seed funding, and attracted more than 1 million users
Self-destructing messages app Snapchat has ditched its beta tag on Android and is now available in the Google Play store.
Wickr, a self-destructing messages app, released new features today in the hopes that people will start to use its privacy app instead of texts and less secure messaging channels.
Whatsapp calls acquisition rumors "not factually accurate."