The homegrown messaging service Hike has brought in a new wallet feature with UPI-based payment in the latest version 5.0 of its app. Interestingly, Hike is the first one to do so in India, managing roll out of the feature before WhatsApp which is also apparently in a running to launch UPI-based payment service. Apart from the digital payment service, Hike has also redesigned its interface with brand new colors and fonts.
Talking about the availability, Hike 5.0 and its features [...]
India’s first home-grown messaging app Hike messenger has rolled out set of new features such as Stories, built-in camera and live filters on Thursday at an event in New Delhi. The move is intended to take on the likes of Snapchat and Instagram.
The first major feature launched by the company is called ‘Stories’. It allows users to share their moments with each other through photos and videos. The Timeline [...]
Hike Messenger has silently introduced the long awaited video calling feature on Android. The company has not made any official announcement about the addition of video calling feature yet but, we were able to access the video calling feature successfully on the version 126.96.36.199 of the app. The feature is not available on iOS as of now.
Hike introduced the voice calling feature for their users in January 2015. After [...]
Today, Hike messenger has launched Hike 4.0, its biggest update till now in the company’s history. The latest release which is 5X faster than its predecessor versions will be available for Android users from Google Play Store today and iPhone users will receive it from the next week.
The new update is designed for the next billion Indian consumers, who are experiencing internet for the first time and has been optimized [...]