Voice calls

WhatsApp confirms group voice calls in latest update

WhatsApp confirms group voice calls in latest update

According to WaBetaInfo, a popular website that tests new WhatsApp features early, the 2.17.70 beta WhatsApp update has confirmed group calls.

Oct 22, 2017, 11:11 AM IST
Reliance Jio given sufficient PoIs, unable to activate them: Airtel

Reliance Jio given sufficient PoIs, unable to activate them: Airtel

India's leading telecom service provider on Tuesday claimed that it gave sufficient point of interconnect (PoIs) to Reliance Jio but that the latter was unable to activate and utilize them.

Feb 07, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
WhatsApp extends updates for Android: Three exciting features

WhatsApp extends updates for Android: Three exciting features

Seems like the WhatsApp team is all charged up! Download the latest WhatsApp for Android (v.2.12.194) and you will find exciting new features designed for your convenience.

Jul 22, 2015, 21:39 PM IST
'Voice calls on apps open new revenue stream for mobile cos'

'Voice calls on apps open new revenue stream for mobile cos'

"We believe that its not as big a threat as the market is making it out to be," Hike messenger founder and CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal told PTI in an interview.

Feb 01, 2015, 12:22 PM IST
Hike Messenger offers free voice calling

Hike Messenger offers free voice calling

Launched in December 2012, Hike had reported over 35 million users in August, 2014. It has raised $86 million from Tiger Global and BSB, so far.

Jan 29, 2015, 11:54 AM IST

COAI alleges bias in allowing ISPs to offer voice services

Telecom operators body COAI has charged the telecom department with trying to give "undue benefits" to Reliance Industries by allowing companies having ISP licences to offer voice calls by paying a small fee of Rs 1,658 crore each.

Mar 05, 2013, 19:58 PM IST

New Facebook app to allow free voice calls to friends

Facebook is preparing to launch a new feature for its Messenger app which allows users of the social networking site to place free voice calls to friends.

Jan 06, 2013, 18:29 PM IST