Telegram is a messaging application for iOS, Android, and desktop. The app focuses on security for cloud-based mobile, and aims to withhold user privacy. An SDK is available to create messaging applications in iOS devices. With an app built using Telegram SDK, developers can connect from remote locations, coordinate groups of up to 200 members, synchronize chats in all devices, destruct messages with a timer, encrypt personal and business secrets, and build tools with the API.
Last week at the Dreamforce event in San Francisco, Saleforce.com unveiled its new mobile platform called touch.salesforce.com. Built with HTML5, touch.salesforce.com will allow users to access salesforce.com apps on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. At Dreamforce, Saleforce.com acknowledged that the future of the enterprise is both social and mobile, and the Salesforce.com APIs are a driving force.
The popularity of chat APIs has risen in recent years. Companies can use Chat APIs to help engage with customers during a sales process and the most popular ones enable organizations to provide real-time customer support, allowing them to offer greater overall customer-centricity.