Posted Apr. 4, 2014 at 7:01 a.m.

Premium Lock Startup FireChat ignites new way to communicate on phones

Published: 2014-04-04 07:01:38
Updated: 2014-04-04 07:01:38

FireChat FireChat Image 1 of 3 · Next Image…

A new mobile messaging application called FireChat is empowering nearby smartphone users to stay in touch even when there's no cellular service or Internet connection. The free messaging app harnesses a technology called wireless mesh networking, which might someday allow a myriad of devices to connect like links in a chain....

Read More
Read More

WRAL TechWire any time: Twitter, Facebook

Copyright 2014 by WRAL.com and the Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Editor's Blog

Editor's Blog

The latest blog posts from our WRAL TechWire and WRAL editors. Read more articles…

Please Log In to add a comment.

Best of TechWire Insider

Techwire Inside Partners

OUR INSIDERS

Vivek Wadhwa
Commentary
Frank Vinluan
Life science
Dr. Mike Walden
Tech economy
Scroll