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Chat App LINE To Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency Exchange In Japan

01/31/2018, Chances are if you don’t live in Asia, the LINE messenger app might not be one that’s familiar to you, but over in Asia, especially in markets like Japan, Korea, and Thailand, the app is huge where there are actual cafes dedicated to the LINE...

Japanese App Helps Pregnant Women Find Seats On The Train

01/05/2018, In many countries, you can find signs on buses and trains that lets commuters know that should they encounter someone elderly, or a parent with a young child, or someone who’s handicapped, or a pregnant woman, that they should offer them a seat. Over in...

LINE Messenger App Update Makes Sharing YouTube Videos Easier

09/11/2017, It used to be back in the day that one app performed pretty much one task. However given that switching between apps isn’t quite as quick compared to on the PC, swapping between apps can sometimes be slow and troublesome. However for those who use the...


Court Grants Woman Divorce After Being ‘Ghosted’ By Husband

07/18/2017, In life sometimes there are uncomfortable moments in which we do not want to deal with them, so instead we ignore them, which is usually not the best idea. In fact in recent times when it comes to dating and relationships, a term called “ghosting” has...

Line BlackBerry Support Ends This July

04/10/2017, Popular cross-platform messaging service Line, which boasts more than 220 million users across the globe, today made an important announcement concerning those who access its service on BlackBerry handsets and other legacy platforms. The company confirmed...

Messaging App LINE To Get Its Own Digital Assistant ‘Clova’

03/03/2017, When it comes to digital assistants, it seems that every company out there is interested in making their own as opposed to piggybacking on existing platforms. Apple has Siri, Google has Google Assistant, Amazon has Alexa, Microsoft has Cortana, Samsung...

Line Is Developing Its Own Alexa Rival

03/02/2017, Popular messaging app Line has revealed that it’s working on its very own digital assistant, something not unlike Amazon’s Alexa. The company is going to call its assistant Clova. It hasn’t provided a lot of details about the virtual...

LINE Messenger App Updated With 360-Degree Photos Support

02/22/2017, With social media platforms like Facebook and YouTube, accessing and uploading 360-degree photos or videos isn’t an issue. However what if you want to share those photos and videos with your friends? We guess you’d have to link it to them, but if you...

LINE Messenger Gets Self-Destructing Posts

12/04/2016, One of the unique features of the LINE messaging app versus other messaging apps is the fact that it also functions as a social network of sorts. Users can upload photos and update their status, where users who are their friends can like and comment on...

Line Developing Its Own Slack Rival

10/19/2016, Slack is a workplace communication solution that’s increasingly becoming popular, some major tech companies are now working to create a similar solution of their own. Line, one of the biggest cross-platform messaging services in the world, has...

End-To-End Encryption Comes To Line Messenger

07/04/2016, Popular cross-platform messaging services are gradually adding end-to-end encryption to their offerings as users seek out services that offer them better protection and privacy features. Line is pretty big in many parts of the world and it boasts hundreds...

LINE Chat App Makes $270 Million A Year From Sticker Sales Alone

06/13/2016, In some parts of the world like Thailand, Indonesia, and Japan, chat app LINE is extremely popular to the point where there are cafes set up in its name, and there are also stores which sells merchandise like soft toys, t-shirts, and so on, all of which...

WhatsApp Found To Be The Most Popular Messaging App In The World

05/26/2016, In certain countries, there are certain messaging apps that users prefer. For example over in Thailand, messaging apps like LINE are more popular, while over in China, they might prefer WeChat. However generally speaking, a report from Similar Web has...

LINE Updated With Group Voice Calls

03/10/2016, With there being so many chat and messaging apps, just because an app was released first doesn’t mean that it is guaranteed to stick around. Now LINE has been out for many years now and is still a favorite amongst users in countries like Japan and...