According to an article at The Next Web the first text message happened to be “Merry Christmas” sent on 3rd December, 1992. We have evolved a long way in the last 20 years. Today, with the extensive use of 3G and internet in mobile, developers are coming up with products that will revolutionize the way we message people. We have one such product for review at your Adda today. Read on.
Presenting to you ‘WeChat‘, a robust, fast-performing, 100% free mobile voice, video and text messaging application with the strength of over 200 million users worldwide. Among the many features that this app has, the friend-discovery location based social features and shared streaming photo feeds from friends’ personal photo albums are something which is very unique to this. Here are some features of this app:
- Provides world class communication tools on smartphones for FREE. Some of the key tools include Video/Voice Calling, text messaging, hold-to-talk voice messaging, broadcast (one-to-many) messaging, photo/video sharing, location sharing, and contact information exchange. Offers engaging one-on-one and group chat sessions with an extensive range of animated and custom emoticon and emoji art, customizable backgrounds, and a Rock-Paper-Scissors mini-game.
- Supports social networking via shared streaming content feeds and location-based social plug-ins (Shake & Look Around) to chat with and befriend local and international WeChat users.
- Shake: Exchange ‘contact information exchange’ with nearby WeChat users, or serendipitously connect with WeChat users worldwide who are eager to make new friends.
- Look Around: Connect with nearby WeChat community members who are also looking around.
Now that we have briefed you about how the awesome the product is, what next? We are looking for 30 bloggers who will use this app and share us their valuable feedback through a review on their blog. So are we ready? It is very simple.
- You have to download the app from http://wechatapp.com.
- Use the app on your IOS/Android/Symbian/Windows phone.
- Review the app on your Blog.
30 bloggers who will be selected for this review will get assured vouchers worth Rs 1500 each.
We will email the shortlisted bloggers more details on the review process.