Truecaller, a Swedish-based company founded in 2009 is a mobile app which works as alternate call dialer with many features. Truecaller uses its crowd-based approach to help the user in identifying unknown numbers, aware of them spam calls and messages and even block them. It automatically adds numbers and photos to the unknown numbers in your call history in order to assist you recognizing unsaved contacts. Truecaller is just a dialing app with some features now it seems it turning to be the platform by announcing the integration of some alluring features. Recently Truecaller announces its partnership with Google Duo, video calling app which aims one-touch connectivity through an easy interface.According to Truecaller, it's going to launch its new version which includes the video calling feature via Google Duo.
This is the first time Google is going for the integration with Third party app. Google Duo app is very simple, is friendly and fast connecting video calling app which works even on slow interconnection perfectly.
With new Google mobile app update, it is going to add some extra features like voice calling in case of limited bandwidth
With the incorporation of Google Duo in the list of features, Truecaller is trying to enlarge its market. The addition of video calling button in the app will allow the user to make instant video calling to the contact through Truecaller and this partnership will help the user in following ways
Apart from this partnership, Truecaller is all set up to challenge the other platforms in the genre of connectivity with its other alluring additions. Truecaller also announces the integration of services like SMS, Flash messaging and Truecaller Pay. Truecaller shifting its reputation from just a dialing and contact app to a more broader platform with these additives.
This feature will take care of all the messages and manages them in your smartphone. using its smart refining skill it will take care of spam and important messages and allow same dialing services in SMS.
Truecaller seems to upgrade itself and becoming more like WeChat in China.With this option, it will turn the Truecaller into an instant messenger which sends pre-defined messages to friend and family. These messages will appear on the screen of a smartphone instead of going in the inbox.
Truecaller also enables its user to use the app as a model of digital money transaction. The company partnered with ICICI which enables allow a peer to peer payments between Truecaller users. The company uses Indian UPI system to manage and allow the user digital transaction.
Truecaller have about 150 million users in India which comprise the largest market portion.With this advancement in its attributes and functionality, Truecaller can be a game changer in coming the time as it is already a prominent mobile application.Google Duo tie-up can turn the image of Truecaller among the user and turn make it more usable and interactive by increasing the engagement.
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