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    Default Skype launches mobile IM, GroupMe

    Skype launches GroupMe, WhatsApp/Mxit competitor

    Skype has launched a mobile instant messaging application to take on the likes of WhatsApp and Mxit

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    Oh thank god !

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    Default Skype launches GroupMe mobile text messaging application

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    Skype has launched a mobile instant messaging application to take on the likes of WhatsApp and Mxit...

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    Been using it since last night, but have not tested everything yet.

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    Doesn't look like it allows chatting to skype contacts... Would of been nice if you could..
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    Taking forever to authorize?
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    It's amazing what the resources of MS can do; IMHO, this is just the beginning of their renewed entry into the smartphone market.

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    mmm looks cool....and you can upload a profile pic unlike whatsapp. None of my contacts are on groupme though. *sigh*
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    Like all im applications it's actual usefulness will depend on the size of the user network they develop.
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    Weird... Merged.

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    No Symbian support....
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    So will this also start of as a lean app, which will become bloated quite shorty like skype?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mh348 View Post
    Doesn't look like it allows chatting to skype contacts... Would of been nice if you could..
    Mega fail!

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