LinkedIn adds Smart Replies to its app for easier messaging

LinkedIn has been constantly upgrading its browsing experience on both desktop and mobile versions. The Microsoft-owned professional connecting platform has now updated its messaging service for desktop and mobile users with the rolling out of a new feature called ‘Smart Replies’. Smart Replies are just like the automated replies which is currently available on Google’s Gmail service. LinkedIn uses AI to learn what replies to suggest if someone asks questions on when to meet or if they are free at a particular time of the week. “To help you shave a…

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WhatsApp may start charging users to communicate with businesses they want to reach

It appears Facebook Inc. is gearing up to make money from WhatsApp, the messaging service it acquired which is used by more than a billion people on a daily. This was reported by the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday Sept. 5, 2017. WhatsApp will be testing new features to make it easier for users to communicate with businesses they want to reach on WhatsApp. “We’re building and testing new tools via a free WhatsApp Business app for small companies and an enterprise solution for bigger companies operating at a large scale with…

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