What is kik?
This is the name given to a new app for iPhone IPods Blackberries and Droids that allows real time texting like BBM (Blackberry Messenger). It allows all the Smartphone to communicate with each other like BBM does in real time.
It is a social app for the iPod touch/ u iPhone that can take videos, pictures, and is free
Be careful though, it can add up on your bill even when it is classed as 'free'