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This is the legacy Android app for the Zulip open source group chat application. The new Zulip Android app is:
Zulip is a free, open source, community built group chat platform, optimized around helping organizations communicate efficiently. You can learn more by visiting our website at https://zulip.org.
Zulip for Android supports:
- Sending and receiving both private messages and group messages
- Autocomplete for @-mentions and emoji
- Scrolling through and searching the complete Zulip message history
- Narrowing by stream, topic, or private message thread via drawers on the left and right of the app
- User presence drawer to see which users are online
- Logging in to any Zulip server via email/password
- Google auth to Zulip servers running Zulip 1.4.0+
- …and more!
This app is 100% open source. We welcome bug reports, feature suggestions, and contributions. You can find the code for this app on GitHub at: https://github.com/zulip/zulip-android.
Note: Google Cloud Messaging push notifications are currently only supported with the https://zulipchat.com service due to limitations in GCM’s security model. There is active discussion of using a push notification bouncer service to resolve this problem; if you’re interested in helping out, please see https://github.com/zulip/zulip/issues/1767.