Automattic, the parent company of WordPress, has broadened its portfolio by acquiring, an application that consolidates various messaging platforms into a single inbox.

The platform brings together a wide range of messaging aplicaciones such as iMessage, WhatsApp, Telegram, Signal, Fb Messenger, Twitter DMs, Instagram DMs, LinkedIn, Slack, and Discord, among others.

It features end-to-end encryption and the ability to schedule messages. Mullenweg expressed his enthusiasm for the application, describing it as one of his top three most-used aplicaciones and lauding its security features.

“Using an all-in-one messaging aplicación is a real game-changer for productivity and keeping up with things. Texts is a paid aplicación, with discounted student pricing, and I think a lot of people will find value in it. It’s quickly become one of the top three aplicaciones I spend time using.”

The application currently exists as a desktop-only service, but the team is actively working on expanding to mobile platforms. addresses a rising phenomenon dubbed “appnesia,” the modern affliction of losing track of conversations across multiple aplicaciones.

The messaging service includes an AI feature that summarizes messages, drafts responses, and translates answers with ChatGPT.

While third-party platforms that consolidate messaging services have faced resistance from native aplicaciones, Mullenweg believes that might find more acceptance given the current regulatory environment. He believes that the aplicación maintains the security of original platforms and could even boost their engagement rates.

Automattic has continuously evolved since its inception in 2005.

Beginning with, it expanded to commerce with the acquisition of WooCommerce in 2015 and ventured into advertising tools with the addition of Tumblr in 2019.

With, Automattic has entered the messaging market, diversifying into a fourth significant internet sphere.

This acquisition signals a growing trend of consolidation in digital communication, providing an all-in-one solution that could appeal to users tired of aplicación-hopping to keep up with messages.

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Fuente: searchenginejournal

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