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Samsung ChatON officially shutting down in February

We’ve heard reports of Samsung’s ChatOn service shutting down before, but here’s official confirmation coming straight from the horse’s mouth. The company has announced the closure of this service, at least in the global markets starting February 2015. However, customers in the U.S. will be able to use this service as usual, although we’re not sure


Samsung rubbishes reports of shutting down ChatOn

Some days ago, a report suggested that Samsung was looking to shut down its IM app ChatOn. However, it seems like these reports were very premature as the company has now rubbished the initial claims. Speaking to The Verge, a Samsung official said – “The recent rumors concerning ChatOn have been false, as ChatOn will continue to


Samsung’s ChatOn app could be axed soon

Samsung introduced the ChatOn app a few years ago which came pre-loaded with Galaxy devices at first, but was also made available through major mobile platforms. And given the ever increasing popularity of IM giants like WhatsApp, Line, WeChat etc, Samsung could be looking to permanently shut down ChatOn. This is not unexpected given the rising

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Samsung ChatON gets an update with a new message recall feature

We sometimes accidentally send a message to the wrong person on our list or make a mistake which we cannot correct. Samsung’s new update to the ChatON application addresses this very issue with the help of a message recall feature which allows users to cancel a message or recall it even after it’s been sent.


Samsung adds SMS/MMS support to the ChatOn app on Android

Samsung has just added SMS/MMS support for the ChatOn app on Android. This is quite similar to what Google did with the Hangouts app which used to be a client for Google Talk, but it can now handle SMS and MMS as well. For the time being, SMS integration on Samsung ChatOn is only available


Samsung’s ChatON app crosses 100 million users

ChatON is a decent cross platform chat client developed by Samsung and is available on all major platforms (Android, iOS, Windows Phone and BlackBerry). This chat client has now surpassed the 100 million users mark, which is a remarkable achievement for Samsung and a clear sign of its dominance in the mobile industry. The app

Review: ChatOn

Available On: Android, iOS Price: Free Download: Google Play | iTunes ChatOn is a really cool app created by Samsung. Essentially, it’s just another text messaging service with tons of added features to help you stay in communication with your friends and family. This text messaging service isn’t your standard text messaging as you may

IFA 2011 Preview: Tablets, Washers Dryers And More Tablets

At press time we are just over five hours away from Samsung’s official Mobile news event called “Unpacked”. Absent this year from the event will be Samsung Mobile’s Vice President of Public Relations, Kim Titus, who has often hosted and emceed events like this.  In his place we are expecting Nick DiCarlo and Samsung Mobile’s