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Telegram Founder Slams WhatsApp Over Security Lapses

One of the biggest news for the week is the one regarding WhatsApp's security. Researchers found a critical vulnerability on WhatsApp voice calls that...

Zimbabweans are Turning to Telegram After Internet Ban

Zimbabwe recently decided to ban Internet access to its citizens and this was confirmed by the owner of the largest telecommunications company in the...

Privacy Apps You Should Download Right Now

Privacy apps will become essential to you as 2019 approaches especially since multiple data privacy scandals rocked 2018. This year has experienced high profile...
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Safaricom’s Zuri Bot Brings Customer Service to Messaging Apps

Ever since Kenyan brands started using social media to actively offer customer service, things have really improved. One no longer has to wait for...
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Hillary Clinton Wants to Run Facebook,GDPR Mayhem,Spiegel’s Shade and Other Tech Stories from This Week

In this week's Clicked, we delve in how companies are panicking in reaction to GDPR,Papua New Guinea banning Facebook but not with good intentions,Facebook...
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Hackers Exploited a Loophole in Telegram Desktop to Spread Malware

Any platform that is built on software has a potential of being hacked and that is why companies employ people that make sure that...

[Update: It is back!] Apple’s App Store Shows Popular Messaging App Telegram the Door

It is not always that we see popular apps being booted from app stores of different smartphone ecosystems. In fact, the only time this...
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Telegram Messenger Plans To Launch Their Own Native Cryptocurrency

This move by Telegram has a lot of potential

Telegram 4.4 Gives its Media Player a Facelift, Live Location Sharing in Tow

If I start explaining why Telegram rocks, I will take a lot of your time but in sum, we all know that the app...

Telegram Will Remove Terrorism Related Content After Indonesia Banned The Service

Telegram, just like any other social network, grapples with the fact that terrorists use their platforms to aid in pushing their agenda in the...
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Which Messaging App Ticks Most Security Boxes?

It is highly probable that you use one, two or more messaging apps in your phone. I have four 1) Hangouts because it comes...

Five Tips to Get You Using Telegram Messenger App Like a Pro

Telegram Messenger is one of the best things to happen to smartphone communication, if you have disagreements, please feel free to present them in...
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Kenya’s Interior Ministry Now Sends Out Security Alerts via Telegram

Kenyan government institutions are starting to embrace Telegram Messenger's features like channels

Telegram’s Latest Update Brings Video Messages, Bot Payments and Instant View for Everyone

Telegram has proven time and time again that it is miles ahead of the competition when it comes to features and true to this,...
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Why Brands Use Polls in Social Media Apps

Polls diversify understanding of a given situation in real time and impart a sense of togetherness with brands since the mode of communication is open ended.

Telegram’s Latest Update Adds Secure, AI-Powered Voice Calls Feature

We have known for a while that Telegram has been working on the voice calling feature, well after WhatsApp and even Facebook Messenger added...

The App Gap: Why Apps Won’t Matter in the Future

In the 1990s, everyone wanted to have a website, it was the in-thing, it was "cool". From 2013 upwards, every company and service wanted...

Telegram Messenger Adds Custom Themes On The Android App

  Themes are not new in the market as we have custom themes on our smartphones or previously on social networks like Twitter where you...

Viber Now Lets Users Decide Whether to Keep Photos and Videos Permanently in Conversations or Not

"Make your conversations more meaningful by choosing what stays and what goes."

Telegram Quietly Drops Support for Older Versions of Android

Following in WhatsApp's footsteps.

WhatsApp is More Secure than Telegram Messenger – Report

A report by Amnesty has found out that WhatsApp is the most "secure" messaging app available and it bested the likes of Telegram Messenger
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Telegram Has A New Photo Editor And Also Allows You To Create Your Own GIFs

Telegram rolled out a new photo editor that reminds you of Snapchat's influence and a new GIF maker

Telegram Updated to Put More Focus on Stickers and More

Getting better every time.

Telegram Rolls Out Several New Features Which Includes One We See in Email

Telegram released several features for its messaging app for the various platforms that are seemed to be geared in replacing email. The first update is...

Kenya Government Opens Telegram Channel

The Kenyan government has proactively embraced social media in a bid to connect with Kenyans on the digital platform. They have several verified accounts...

WhatsApp is back online in Brazil but Telegram was the big winner here

Whatsapp was banned early this week  in Brazil and it was the second reported case in under a year where the popular chatting network...

Telegram gets a leg up in the bot rush with a $1 million grant to developers

The bot age is on full swing and it has been accelerated by the likes of Telegram Messenger who introduced their platform on June...

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