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Amazon is reportedly working on a messaging app called Anytime

Amazon is reportedly working on a messaging app called Anytime

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According to a recent report, Amazon might be looking for a slice of the messaging market with a new app called Anytime.

The app would require no number to work.

The app will be different from the regular messaging apps as it will connect to people even without their phone numbers. However, they are now working on a new app that can see the giant take on the likes of Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

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In addition to Anytime's standard features, it was mentioned that there would be private chats that allow users to encrypt sensitive messages such as bank details. Share your views with us in the comments. Users can also choose to have their messages encrypted so that sensitive data cannot be accessed externally.

The report says that it will offer encryption, voice and video call functionality, sticks, easier group chats, and more. It is not only helping in case of chatting with one another but also an has become an indispensable factor in businesses and services. The app could come with filters and masks in its in-app camera.

Being an online shopping giant, Amazon inevitably has plans to integrate shopping into Anytime. These apart, there will be the option to play games as well, either in a standalone mode or with friends and family. Amazon is also pushing its Alexa digital assistants on smartphones, and the HTC U11 was the latest one to get the Alexa. In addition to this, business chat is also available alongside the ability to listen to music simultaneously. Nothing official has been released yet by the company.

Users can message each other simply by using their names.


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