Entries by Michael Kantor

Add Presence to Your Conversations

Presence Has Shipped Presence is now generally available for Layer customers; and ready to tell you when your customers and contacts are: Presence can facilitate a number of tasks within the communications process: Identifying users who are active within your application, and may need help from your staff Identifying users who are available to chat […]

Introducing Layer UI for Web

We are pleased to announce that Layer UI for Web is now generally available. Layer UI for Web extends the Layer Web SDK to include a library of customizable, commonly used widgets to be used for creating web-based messaging experiences. These widgets are intended to allow developers to focus on the look, feel and use-case […]

Web SDK ready for production apps

We’re happy to announce that the Layer Web SDK is now officially out of beta and can be used in production applications. What can I use the Layer Web SDK for Added to Layer’s support for Android and IOS Clients, the Web SDK enables a variety of cross-platform messaging use cases. During the beta period […]

Web SDK Public Beta

In fall 2015 we introduced the Client API, enabling developers to build cross-platform Layer applications for mobile, web and desktop. In parallel we started a private beta for our Web SDK, which enables web developers to build great messaging experiences with greatly simplified APIs. Starting today, the Web SDK is available in public beta to […]