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Facebook Messenger arrives for Windows Phone sans voice features

Microsoft was clearly being cautious when it said Facebook Messenger would be available for Windows Phone within a few weeks of Mobile World Congress -- it's already here, just over a week later. The app offers much of Facebook's familiar chat experience, including group conversations, photo …

inPowered’s Content Discovery Tools Are Now Free — But Advertisers Still Have To Pay

inPowered, a company that helps businesses find and promote positive press coverage of their products, opened the doors to parts of its platform today.<p>Specifically, inPowered said its “content discovery and amplification” platform is now free to anyone. Users can search for any term and find …

Adobe brings Revel photo-sync service to Android

Adobe Systems has released a version of its Revel service for syncing and sharing photos and videos to Android.<p>Revel for Android lets people upload photos and videos, organize them into albums, pool photos from others into group libraries, share them in galleries or on social media, and edit …

Will Apple's iOS 7.1 launch by next week?

Those who have been waiting for the newest iteration of iOS 7 may not have to wait much longer.<p>At least that's what Jon Gruber of Daring Fireball is suggesting. Apple is hosting its iTunes Festival -- featuring the likes of Coldplay, Imagine Dragons and Pitbull -- starting March 11 at the South By …

BlackBerry Confirms Sponsored Content in BBM Channels, Not BBM Chats

BlackBerry recently started to push sponsored content to some of its external beta testers, but after users started to notice, the Canadian company has decided to set the record straight. Ads will be limited to BlackBerry Channels, to help brands drive community growth, will not touch BBM chats, …

Facebook Messenger Arrives On Windows Phone

Facebook may have killed Windows support for its Messenger app, but it has released a Windows Phone version today which is available for download now.<p>The Facebook Messenger app for Windows Phone features the usual bells and whistles available on iOS and Android platforms, including stickers. You …

Apple's CarPlay: What You Need to Know

Apple finally took the wraps off its in-car software platform, CarPlay on Monday. Now that that we've had some time to take a look at its …

BBM Tries Out Ads With BBM Channels On Android Beta Program

BBM is looking to monetize its messaging platform sooner rather than later, at least judging by a new preview update for the app being pushed to Beta Zone members today (via MobileSyrup). The update adds two types of in-app ads to BBM, including sponsored invites for BBM Channels, and sponsored …

Android Accounted for 97% of All Mobile Malware in 2013

Back in 2012, Android accounted for 79 percent of all mobile malware. Last year, that number ballooned even further to 97 percent.<p>Both those data points come from security firm F-Secure, which today released its 40-page Threat Report for the second half of 2013. Here is how bad the situation has …