WhatsApp, Skype and Viber Voice Calls Having Problems in India

WhatsApp, Skype and Viber Voice Calls Having Problems in India

The Indian users of WhatsApp, Viber and Skype are worried that in the near future they will be charged for making local calls over these applications, because the Telecoms and the Indian Government want to put Net Neutrality to an end. In case the suggestions of the government committee will be implemented, only instant messaging[…]

DoT Targets WhatsApp, Skype; End of Free Voice Calls?

DoT Targets WhatsApp, Skype; End of Free Voice Calls?

The Department of Telecommunications’ (DoT) committe, which was set up to look into the net neutrality issue, has suggested that there is a need to set tariff and regulation on the free domestic voice calling services provided by messaging platforms like WhatsApp, Viber and Skype. The DoT Committee has released the full report on net neutrality,[…]

Indians spend 47% of time on apps like WhatsApp, Skype: Report

Indians spend 47% of time on apps like WhatsApp, Skype: Report

Smartphone users in India spend 47 % of their time on communicationapplications such as WhatsApp, We Chat, Hike and Skype which are key driver of mobile broadband usage, says a report. “Communication continues to be the dominant activity on smartphones. Communication apps are ‘always on’ and are a key driver of mobile broadband usage,” the[…]