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BitTorrent starts testing Bleep, its new P2P messaging platform

BitTorrent is slowly starting to take the wraps off its upcoming P2P chat initiative: The company started an invite-only pre-alpha test of a new Windows chat client dubbed “Bleep” on Wednesday, and it also revealed that it plans to make the underlying peer-to-peer technology available to other chat apps and messaging service providers as well. 389 more words

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Why $10 billion isn't a crazy valuation for Snapchat—and may turn out to be a bargain

Snapchat is raising a new round of funding that could value the company at $10 billion, Bloomberg reports, citing sources. This is a significant increase in theoretical value, since Snapchat reportedly… 372 more words

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Fling Pulls Early Eyeballs With A Random Message-Bombing Feature

Make way for (yet) another messaging app. Fling, for that is its name, has a twist — as all messaging apps must now have — in the form of a random message-flinging interface which sends your photo or text (or captioned photo) to up to 50 other users anywhere around the world. 654 more words

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FreedomPop starts selling tablets with free data and voice plans

FreedomPop’s freemium mobile voice and data services are available in mobile hotspots, home modems and smartphones, but until today there was one 4G device it hadn’t yet tackled: the tablet. 334 more words

Facebook Plan To Make Everyone Use Messenger

Today many Facebook users will have to start downloading Facebook standalone app Messenger. Because you won’t be able to use their main app to chat with your love ones or friends. 102 more words

Tech

Instagram’s Bolt is late to the photo-sharing app party and might ruin your selfie

For those of you waiting on the edge of your seats with anticipation, the moment has arrived. Instagram’s accidentally leaked picture and video messaging app Bolt is… 412 more words

Messaging