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Allo, goodbye: Google is killing off the messaging app

Another Google messaging app is dead. Allo, which launched back in 2016, will soon be no longer. The tech giant announced in a blog post that it's ending support for the messaging app next March. SEE ALSO: The best Android apps of 2018, according to
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Android Auto improves its on-the-road music, messaging features

Apple's CarPlay made a splash when it announced that Google Maps, Waze, and other third-party navigation apps would finally work for iPhone users plugging their phone into their cars, but Android Auto's been quietly offering these apps for years
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Jimmy Fallon, uh, we mean Trump has a special Halloween message

Donald Trump has a special Halloween message, and it's not the frightening things he blurts at rallies and onto Twitter every day. Jimmy Fallon donned his Trump get-up for The Tonight Show on Tuesday night, dressing the president up in a Dracula
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Ryan Reynolds' response to Hugh Jackman's birthday message is everything you'd expect and more

When he's not busy tweeting very creative descriptions of his Aviation Gin or trolling Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds occasionally enjoys getting into Twitter feuds. His last war of words was with none other than Paddington Bear, but now it seems he's
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Messages with unrecognized characters are breaking PlayStation 4 consoles

Hey, PlayStation 4 people. Lock down messaging on your account, pronto. A new kind of malicious message is reportedly floating around on the PlayStation Network that makes the whole console crash. Recovery is possible, but it's not as simple as
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Princess Eugenie's wedding dress carried an inspiring message about self-image

At her royal wedding, Princess Eugenie wore a dress with a low-cut back that revealed a long scar from an operation on her spine, inspiring others with back scars to share photos and feel more comfortable with their bodies. SEE ALSO: Royal wedding
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Apple users claim iOS 12 is sending iMessages to the wrong contacts

A new, previously unannounced iOS 12 feature is causing major headaches for some Apple users. The feature, which Forbes points out was left off the official iOS 12 features list, was intended to merge chats you had with iOS device users who have
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Kavanaugh accuser Deborah Ramirez sends moving message of support to Blasey Ford ahead of hearing

It's going to be an emotional day for much of the country today, especially for Christine Blasey Ford. Ford is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday morning about her alleged sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett
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The Casio Secret Sender JD-6000 was the *original* messaging gadget

Poor '90s tweens! They never used Facebook Messenger. They couldn't text people from their iPhones, they couldn't add GIFs to their WhatsApp messages, and they were far too young for any Twitter DMs.  Somehow, they survived. And a lucky few of
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Text Recruiting Platform Canvas Introduces Personalized Avatars to Messaging

About a year ago, my 70-something year old father was introduced to Bitmojis, those animated images in text messages meant to look a little bit like the sender. He loves them. About every third message I get from him is...

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