iMessage-on-Android app Beeper is back with a new owner, but it’s given up on fighting Apple — for now

Beeper, the company whose Beeper Mini app briefly brought iMessage to Android, is back after being bought by Automattic. But there’s no iMessage this time, at least for now.

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Sunbird is bringing iMessage to Android all over again — and this time it pinky promises it’s safe to use

Sunbird is trying to bring iMessage support to Android all over again and it promises that it’s learned from last year’s privacy and security farce.

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Meta details plans to open WhatsApp and Messenger to third-party platforms in the EU while maintaining privacy

Meta has shared how it will enable interoperability for WhatsApp and Messenger without impacting privacy or removing encryption.

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Apple unveils a massive security upgrade to iMessage and says iOS 17.4 will make Messages the safest widely-used chat app on the planet

Apple has announced an upgrade to iMessage encryption the likes of which no other platform has managed to date.

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Apple’s iMessage avoids EU regulation after a prolonged investigation and won’t be forced to work with WhatsApp and others

Apple’s won its latest battle with the EU’s DMA and iMessage will not be designated a gatekeeper after all.

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Apple’s refusal to allow iMessage on Android has it under Department of Justice investigation as the FTC watches

Apple’s decision to block Beeper Mini has caught the attention of everyone, including lawmakers.

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Beeper hits out at ’interference by Apple’ and threatens to throw in the towel if its iMessage-on-Android app is blocked again

Beeper, the outfit behind the Beeper Mini iMessage-on-Android app, says that it doesn’t plan to work around Apple if it blocks its access once more. And it doesn’t seem happy about it.

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Apple’s treatment of iMessage for Android app Beeper Mini triggers bipartisan call for competition investigation

Senators and US Representatives have written to the Department of Justice demanding an investigation in Apple’s treatment of the Beeper Mini app on Android.

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Beeper Mini, the iMessage on Android app that Apple shut down, is back — but for how long?

Beeper Mini is working on Android again after an update to the iMessage app allows the service to bypass Apple’s attempts to block it.

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Apple blocked Beeper to protect your iMessages, no matter what senators might claim

A U.S. senator claims Apple blocked Beeper Mini to protect its profits, ignoring the security implications of allowing it to continue to function.

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