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Whisper is one of the hottest apps around right now. It’s also facing a new legal battle over one of the tactics that may have helped it become so popular.
It’s big week for messaging app Path, which has announced some new features and a big foreign partnership to boot.
Path engineers put a lot of effort into writing the app’s private messaging feature. They detail the steps they took to make the product just right in a new blog post.
Glide is an Israeli-based video messaging app that’s seen strong growth recently, but it has had a spamming problem. The company told us that it’s now stopped auto-inviting your friends after users complained.
A new federal law goes into effect on Monday that severely restricts how apps and websites can collect data about people under 13. The rules could be trouble for free apps that rely on advertising to earn money.
Direct from Asia, imported by Path and co-opted by Facebook, stickers are hitting the mainstream and becoming the new way people message every day.
Will design contribute to this growing trend of Silicon Valley turning into a hits-driven ecosystem, not unlike Hollywood?
Path is announcing a partnership with Sprint that will make it easier for users to download the app on certain Android phones, potentially giving the social network a needed boost in adding new members.
As Path strives for growth, it’s more important than ever for the company to keep the trust of existing users.