Chat Heads is a free software application from the Other subcategory, part of the Communications category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2013-04-30. The program can be installed on Android 2.3 and up.
Chat Heads let you message within any app. You can view incoming message from friends in any app, and reply with a click. It does no matter what app you're already in. checking email, playing games, browsing the web or any other app.When an incoming chat message arrives, a bubble with the picture of the sender and the text appears on the screen with the sender's photo. Tap the photo to open a message window, swipe to remove.MAIN BENEFITS* Incoming messages do not break your flow, they appear whereever you are* Seeing faces instead of names is faster to recognize* The bubble appears long enough and has a large enough text that you can read it (unlike notifications)* When you turn your phone on, you see the last few messagesChat Heads provides similar functionality to Facebook's Chat Heads (not the entire Facebook Home product), but runs on every phone model and supports also non-Facebook messagesCurrent version supports :* Facebook Messenger* SMS* WhatsappWe are working to add support for:* Viber* LineHOW IT WORKSBy using an Android option called "Accessibility Service", this app captures notifications, and checks if it is a chat message. The app draws chat bubbles on top of any running apps. Clicking the chat bubble opens the originating app in the appropriate screen.PERMISSIONSNetwork - Connect to Facebook and download friends imagesWrite external storage - save cache of friends images Draw on other apps - draw the bubble on the running appAccessibility service - Receive incoming notificationsRead Contacts - Resolve phone number to name on incoming SMSReceive SMS - Get notified on incoming SMS messages
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