Imessage articles

Apple may integrate peer-to-peer payment platform into iMessage

Apple’s mobile payment ambitions apparently run far deeper than contactless payment and digital wallet service Apple Pay. The Cupertino-based company is actively discussing with U.S. banks the possibility of creating a peer-to-peer mobile payment service according to sources familiar with…

Apple's new tool lets former iPhone owners turn off iMessage

Nearly six months after a former iPhone user filed a lawsuit against Apple over the phone-switching iMessage issue, the company has taken steps to address the problem by launching a new tool that lets you deregister your phone number from iMessage, even…

Apple's FaceTime and iMessage hit with service outages

Apple’s FaceTime video chat and iMessage texting application both experienced downtime for the better part of Sunday afternoon. The outage meant that an unknown number of iPad, iPhone and iMac users were left having to find alternate methods to keep…