• Google officially says goodbye to Allo as it clarifies its messaging strategy

    6 monthes ago - By WMPoweruser

    Yesterday, we reported that Google was rumoured to be shutting down Allo pretty soon. A few scant hours later, the firm confirmed as much, the Allo messaging app will be shut down in March next year, with users being able to export their conversations before then. Writing on the Google Blog, Google's Matt Klainer says: ...
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  • Google waves goodbye to Allo

    Google waves goodbye to Allo

    6 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Google is shutting down instant messaging app Allo. The news comes as little surprise; things have been very quiet for Allo since Google suspended its funding and paused development in April. "as a whole has not achieved the level of traction we'd hoped for," said Anil Sabharwal, head of Google's communications group, when the suspension was first announced. If you're one of the fans of Allo, don't panic - Google says the app will continue to work until March 2019. You'll be able to export your conversation history until then, but after that date, everything will be deleted.
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  • The Morning After: Waymo's self-driving car service hits the streets

    6 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.
    This morning, MoviePass is ready to try again, and Alphabet's self-driving car service is open for business. Also, Google said it's killing Allo, and newly revealed Facebook documents show just how far the compa...
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  • It's Official! Google Is Killing Allo, Its Little-Used Messaging App

    It's Official! Google Is Killing Allo, Its Little-Used Messaging App

    6 monthes ago - By Tom's Guide

    The app will go offline for good after two years of operation, but Google's other chat apps will use continue to develop its features
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