Kik Messenger will continue to function after the acquisition of MediaLab

About a month after being announcement As Kik Messenger would be shut down, the popular messaging app was registered by the Internet brand holding company MediaLab. Terms of the Kik Interactive acquisition have not been disclosed, but the millions of Kik users can breathe a sigh of relief. MediaLab, which owns other internet brands including Whisper and DatPiff, has already …

MediaLab acquires Kik messaging app, expands app portfolio – TechCrunch

The popular messaging app Kik is, in effect, “here to stay” following an acquisition by Los Angeles-based multimedia holding company, MediaLab. It echoes the same message from Kik chief executive Tim Livingston last week when he refuted earlier reports that the company was shutting down amid an ongoing battle with the state Securities and Exchange Commission. -United. Livingston had tweeted …