Kik messenger was initially released on 19th October 2010. As per records of kik interactive in December 2010 the kik messages has nearly 20 million, and it is mostly used by the teenagers. In United States of America, nearly 40 percent of the youth is using this messenger. It was shaped after the blackberry messenger. Kik Messenger combines video, pics, voice and SMS into one client.
This is essentially a one- stop solution for all your communication need. Kik Messenger is a free application available for iPhone, Symbian, Java and Windows Mobile. The app is free to download and requires a one-time sign-up by the user. All in all, Kik Messenger is an app that provides its user’s option to chat and share files with their friends much on the lines of Blackberry messenger. The fact that it is available for the smartphone as well as non-smartphone devices are what makes the app stand out and a boon to phone users.
Kik messenger is the most popular apps when it comes to online. It is a free instant messenger application for smartphones. It is an application developed by a Canadian named KIK. The basic requirement to use this app is the full name of the user, email id, birth date, etc. Although it is required the user must be 13 years or above the age to use the app; many teenagers are under 13 and still registers themselves for the app. There is no other way to verify the age of the user so it may lead to miss use of the app.
Since Kik is an instant messaging app, you can add friends and chat with them in real-time like Facebook. The new friends will be added as kik friends or users can also create custom lists for the specific group of friends.