Chat & Text Messaging Apps

WhatsApp Gives Users Disappearing Messages For More Intimate, Private Chats

With a good number of messaging apps out there, the things we say will likely stay in that chat thread forever. But WhatsApp is going to be one of the messaging services ready to change that. WhatsApp has announced that all users are now able to access its new ‘disappearing messages’ features, which means that …

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Shopify Introduces Native Chat Tool For E-Commerce Sites On The Platform

On August 14, Shopify launched its new Shopify Chat tool. This consumer-facing native chat function can be implemented on Shopify e-commerce sites at no additional cost. After the feature is enabled, the chat tool will display on all pages of the merchant’s online store. The feature is compatible with all browsers and operating system. With …

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Totango Rolls Out First Chatbot For Customer Success

Customer success platform Totango is the latest vendor to offer a bot as a conversational interface to data. The San Mateo, California-based company released Zoe this week, which is a text-based chatbot for the collaborative work environment Slack or for email.  Other environments are on the drawing board. Guy Nirpaz, the CEO and co-founder, said …

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PullString Opens Up Its Conversational Platform For Amazon Alexa Skills

Back in September, it was announced by PullString the availability of its conversational computing platform for chatbots, talking dolls, and other uses. The San Francisco-based company said this week that their platform is available to developers of skills (applications, basically) for Amazon’s intelligent voice, Alexa.  The ability to create and publish Alexa voice-based skills points toward new ways that brands are …

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