The internet has long promised a certain kind of connection between people, one that is now close to being fulfilled: We can reach anyone, at any time, anywhere! But while the web was born in plain text in IRC chat rooms and messageboards, our online conversations were supposed to be multimedia, dynamic, and visual by…
Over the weekend, we asked you to have a think about what kind of apps you'd want on your wrist if you were a designer. We encouraged you to go big—and go big you did, suggesting everything from a universal translator to walkie-talkies.
Hoping to compete against Apple's iMessages, Google's Hangouts and apps like WhatsApp, Facebook is reportedly testing a new chat room feature that would allow for hosted group chats on the web.