Tag: mobile messaging platforms

Facebook Just Claimed A Spot In The Mobile ‘App’ Distribution Of The Future

Posted on 13th April, 2016 by Karol Severin in App Economy, Chat Bots, F8 Event, Facebook, Facebook Developer Event, Messenger, Messenger Platform Beta, Mobile Messaging, Mobile Messaging Ecosystems, Mobile Messaging Platforms and Next Generation Apps

It’s official. Facebook released the highly anticipated Messenger Platform (Beta) inviting developers to build bots for the messaging platform at the F8 event yesterday. The traditional approach to building technology…

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Kakao Corp Turns MelOn Into A Full Stack Music Company

Posted on 12th January, 2016 by Mark Mulligan in Full Stack, Full Stack Music Company, Kakao Corp, Kakao Talk, Korea, Loen, Loen Entertainment, MelOn, Mobile Messaging, Mobile Messaging Platforms, Mobile Messenger Apps, Music Streaming, Music Subscriptions, South Korea and Streaming

Korean messaging app company Kakao Corp has acquired a 76.4% stake in South Korean entertainment company Loen Entertainment for $1.6 billion, valuing the company at $2 billion. Kakao operates the…

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