Thursday, 3 April 2014

Vine adds messaging in biggest update since launch




Vine has launched its own video messaging system today, which offers users a way to communicate beyond the comments that appear beneath videos. Employee Jason Mante teased the feature in a Vine earlier today, and now the update for Vine's mobile apps has arrived. Vine says it's the most significant update since the app launched early last year. Vine messages, or VMs as Vine calls them, can be sent to anyone — they're not just limited to existing Vine members. VMs to people not using Vine are sent via SMS and email. Vine messages are one-on-one, but you can send a VM to multiple people "to start several separate conversations at once," Vine says. Aside from exchanging videos privately, Vine messages also let you send traditional text...
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