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LINE’s Popcorn Buzz Lets Up To 200 People Talk Simultaneously
LINE is an app that is primarily a messaging platform, although the company has over the years dabbled in a variety of other apps such as photography apps, games, and recently they have launched an app called Popcorn Buzz. So what is Popcorn Buzz? Basically it is an app that allows you to call other people.If you’ve ever used LINE, you know that the app itself has a voice call […]

MixRadio Lands On Android And iOS
The MixRadio music streaming service was launched by Nokia and as you can imagine, it was exclusive to Windows Phone. MixRadio remained exclusive to Microsoft’s mobile platform for a long time and was included in the deal which saw Microsoft acquire Nokia’s devices and services business. Since Redmond had no use for the streaming service it was sold to messaging company Line in 2014, which has now brought it over to […]

Facebook Wants To Turn Messenger Into A Platform [Rumor]
Facebook Messenger is a pretty straightforward app. It lets you send messages to your Facebook friends and even lets you conduct VoIP calls. However it seems that Facebook has bigger plans for Messenger and according to a report from TechCrunch, they are looking to turn it into a platform.No, this does not mean that Messenger will become its own OS, but rather Facebook is said to be trying to emulate […]

Messaging App Line Starts Grocery Selling & Delivery Service In Asia
For those of you who live in New York City or San Francisco, you guys will be able to buy your groceries and have them delivered via Amazon. It’s a pretty interesting expansion by the company, but it looks like if they were hoping to replicate that success in Asia, Line might have beaten them to it.Line, for those unfamiliar, is a messaging application that is very popular in the […]

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LINE For Windows Phone Updated With Video Calling
The problem with having a handset that runs on the Windows Phone operating system is that developers tend not to bother too much with it, and we guess we can’t blame them. After all the small market share means that apps won’t sell as much, which also means less revenue for the developers.It is also why sometimes features for Windows Phone apps tend to be delayed compared to other operating […]

LINE Purchases MixRadio From Microsoft
We have known for some time that messaging client LINE wants to get into the music game and today’s announcement leaves no doubt about that. It has just been announced that LINE has agreed to purchase MixRadio from Microsoft. This is the music streaming service that Nokia launched back in the day, Microsoft got it as part of its acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services business, which it’s unloading to […]

Line Gets Into Music Streaming Business With Line Music
There are plenty of instant messaging apps available at the moment. We have WhatsApp, Viber, BBM, Skype, WeChat, KakaoTalk, Line, and so on. With so many apps available, how does one choose which service to use? Well all these companies must differentiate themselves in some way and with Line, the company is hoping a music streaming service will entice users over to its app.The company has recently announced Line Music. […]

Line Launches SnapMovie Standalone App, Vine Looks Across Its Shoulders
Line, the instant messaging company from Japan, intends to narrow down their focus when it comes to multimedia apps after introducing SnapMovie as a standalone app. For those who are wondering just what SnapMovie is capable of bringing to the tablet, this so happens to be an app that brings Vine-like features, and right now, it is a standalone download – which will cater for Android devices only.

Line App Updated With Sticker Recommendations As You Type
Stickers are a fun and amusing way to chat with your friends and they can be found on apps like Facebook Messenger, Viber, and Line. Well if you’re an avid Line user, you might be interested to learn that the app has recently been updated (via The Next Web) and will now inform users when there is a relevant sticker that they can use in the course of their chat.In […]

LINE App Updated With Hidden Message Feature
One of the downsides to downloading new messenger apps is that you have to make sure your friends are using it too, otherwise there won’t be anyone to send messages to! That being said, if you’re a LINE user you might be pleased to learn that the app has recently been updated and has gained a Hidden Chat function.As you can see in the screenshot above, it basically lets you […]

LG Introduces Premium Smart Appliances Which “Chat”
LG, the South Korean consumer electronics giant, has introduced its latest range of premium smart appliances which are able to “chat” – allowing consumers to communicate in a convenient and personal manner. The revolutionary HomeChat messaging service will make use of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and LINE, where the latter happens to be one of the more popular mobile messenger apps out there with more than 300 million users to […]

Line Messaging App Announces New Sticons Feature
If there is one feature that the messaging app Line is known for, it would be its stickers. The sticker store is constantly updated with new stickers and is used by companies to help market movies and television shows and even music by releasing stickers in its likeness, like Avengers-related stickers, Psy-themed stickers, and so on.Line has recently announced that they have updated their Android app with a new feature […]

Line Surpasses 400 Million Registered Users
Messaging app Line of Japan has revealed that they have now passed the 400 million registered users milestone, and if one were to work the mathematics backwards, it would have translated to the addition of another 100 million users in a space of as little as five months – pretty heady, don’t you think so? After all, at the end of November in 2013, the total number of registered users […]

LINE Call Flat-Rate Calling Feature Launched
LINE users can already call other users for free through the app, but this new feature lets users call phone numbers in eight markets for a flat-rate. It had actually announced this feature back in February, but LINE Call has been formally launched today. Users will be able to retain their mobile numbers for this feature, which is only available through the Android app right now. Presumably the iOS app […]