Create WhatsApp-Like WebApp Using Qiscus Web Chat SDK – Part 1

In this tutorial, we’ll try to create a WhatsApp-like web-app using Qiscus web chat SDK. We focus mainly on the user interface. More functionality will be discussed in another tutorial. Pre-requisite Before we can start working, we need to prepare necessary files for this tutorial. They are qiscus SDK javascript file and CSS file. We also need fontawesome …

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Chat Feature Dilemma: Why Building is Not Always a Better Idea

In recent years, chat applications have shown significant growth and even surpassed social networks in terms of gaining active users. According to Business Insider Intelligence data, the number of combined users of the top four chat apps are larger than that of the top four social networks. In Indonesia alone, according to a research by …

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Whatsapp got acquired by an insane amount! Wait, is it still safe to use whatsapp for work?

Facebook acquires Whatsapp for 19 billion This morning, it’s all great news for everyone of us in the messaging industry. Why because, our fellow competitor, Whatsapp is worth more than the following companies who have products that are tangible and profitable: Activison-Blizzard – $13.9BAlcoa – $12.2BAmerican Airlines – $12.3BAkamai – $10.9BAmerisourceBergen – $15.9Blackstone Group – …

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It’s painful.

Have you ever tried discussing on whatsapp? Brainstorming? Or simply sharing your thoughts with your friends/colleagues? Well, we do lots of that particularly for business and for our volunteer work elsewhere. We choose whatsapp because that’s the medium we are already communicating in anyway. Pretty inconvenient to create another group for discussion on facebook, or …

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