messaging

Use ‘Text to Emoji’ to spice up your messaging on mobile for free – New app

Time was when you can conjure up emoticons from combinations of text & punctuation marks. Things have gotten a bit more graphic, & of course you can just doddle around or research the meanings of thousands of possible symbols Online, but this app makes it far easier for you. The app integrates with your Android keyboard & lets you choose from those thousands of emoticons, directly from the keyboard.


‘Status’ – an open source messaging platform with decentralized blockchain-based apps 1

Much like a browser in the current Web, which is a gateway to Websites & institutions, Status provides a gateway into decentralized apps & institutions. It’s a community, governed by its users, giving access to a world “free from controlling interests & censorship.”