The message of the purchase of WhatsApp by Facebook made headlines and by the price it is clear, that the business with mobile messaging apps is lucrative. Quite in contrast to the credo simple and specialized apps are the trend, one of the latest mobile messaging and telephony apps TrueCaller is going a different way by offering advanced features.
TrueCaller’s essential feature is the mobile telephony via the internet. This basic feature is enriched by the integration of social media data. What is new and unique in the case of Truecaller ist he fact that the data gathered by particular users is shared with all participants. This leads to the feature to be able to search for phone numbers by name and vice versa. At all to participants a large pool of data is available by the integration of the social web. At this part the essential telephony features becomes enriched by the option to be informed about social media updates of friends on the social web.
That sounds a bit complex and as Truecaller is providing some kind of a new service it is indeed. Regarding the exchange of information one may think about privacy concerns, but this has been evaluated by the makers as well of course. There are various ways to block and opt-in to particular features. Currently the service received money by investors and is growing by about 600000 users weekly. To learn more visit Truecaller
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