With the controversy surrounding WhatsApp, many users are considering it Leave the news service or you have already done so. However, one of the main obstacles to this departure may be the fear of losing contact with relatives Those who do not plan to switch to competitive use.
I must say that over the years, messaging services on smartphones have proliferated. With the exception of SMS, RCS or iMessage on the iPhone, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Slack, Signal, Telegram, Descart, Instagram or Google chats, we may have contacts who use only one service or are reluctant to respond to messages. On another platform.
It is in this context that Eric Mikhovsky announced this week the introduction of a new messaging application: Beeper. It’s not just another service, it’s competing with everyone else, but it’s a kind of metamaseus that allows all other services to be integrated.
New Application Alert: I’ve been working at Beeper for a while, and today we start! It is an application for chatting on iMessage, WhatsApp and 13 other networks. I have been using this as my default chat client for the last 2 years and will not back down. Check it out https://t.co/vjAtnYvdhS pic.twitter.com/rJ39rPFixb
– Eric Migikovsky (ericmigi) January 20, 2021
“I’m been working on Beeper for a while, and today we are launching it. It is a one stop app for chatting on iMessage, WhatsApp and 13 other sites. I have used this as my default chat client for the last two years and can not go back. [….]. Yes, iMessage works on Android, Windows and Linux using a few tricks. ”, He says.
Piper’s advantage is that within a single interface, one can coordinate all the discussions one can have with one’s relatives or co-workers. Next to each is a small logo indicating which service is used for a particular discussion. A tab system makes it possible to filter individual or group discussions.
Application for payment of $ 10 per month
Additionally, Peeper is available in the form of mobile applications on iOS and Android, but also on Windows PC, MacOS or Linux. A great way to find all of your discussions on any site.
However, Peeper earns $ 10 a month, or about 8.20 euros per HD. For now, the service is only available on closed invitations.
Eric Mikhovsky is not a complete stranger to the world of new technologies. He was the one who started it Modern smartwatches in 2012 with the Pebble brand, Originally launched on Kickstarter. Note that Pebble sold more than a million connected watches between 2012 and 2016 Acquired by US manufacturer Fitbit.