“Telegram Channels are a powerful tool for broadcasting your messages to unlimited audiences. Since 2015, media organizations and public figures have been using them to reach readers, voters and fans – especially in countries where freedom of speech is limited.Recently, we noticed a new type of channel gaining popularity: those created by Ministries of Health from around the world. India, Malaysia, Israel and many other countries now send news updates, warnings and tips via Telegram.”
Source : Coronavirus News and Verified Channels
“The workplace communication collaboration platform had reportedly projected a $26 per share opening price that would have valued it at $15.7 billion. Within the first two hours of trading, the stock price surged further to $41.85.”
Source : Slack IPO starts trading at $38.50 for $23 billion valuation | VentureBeat
«With that, Hangouts Chat is now ready to go up against Slack (6 million users as of last September), Microsoft Teams, Facebook Workplace, Atlassian’s Stride, Flock, Zoho Cliq, and Keybase’s free Teams. Google grew its G Suite customer base by a third over the past year to 4 million businesses, so it could well have a fighting chance in this battle».
Source : Google’s Hangouts Chat for teams is now globally available
«We’re glad those are the choices we’ve made. Today, we are launching the Signal Foundation, an emerging 501(c)(3) nonprofit created and made possible by Brian Acton, the co-founder of WhatsApp, to support, accelerate, and broaden Signal’s mission of making private communication accessible and ubiquitous. In case you missed it, Brian left WhatsApp and Facebook last year, and has been thinking about how to best focus his future time and energy on building nonprofit technology for public good.
Starting with an initial $50,000,000 in funding, we can now increase the size of our team, our capacity, and our ambitions».
Source : Signal >> Blog >> Signal Foundation
«According to the document, the Telegram Open Network (TON) will be a “third generation” blockchain with more efficient transaction and scaling capabilities than current solutions like Bitcoin and Ethereum.TNW has been able to confirm the authenticity of the white paper leaked by Cryptovest with an independent source.Here is the leaked document as obtained from Cryptovest and corroborated by TNW» -> Telegram Open Network
Source : Here is the leaked white paper for the massive Telegram ICO
« Nous devons nous assurer que des organisations comme WhatsApp, et plein d’autres comme elle, ne sont pas des endroits secrets où les terroristes peuvent communiquer entre eux. » – Amber Rudd
Source : Après l’attentat de Londres, le gouvernement britannique s’en prend de nouveau à WhatsApp