Mobile video service Rounds raises $12 million, giving it a bit more ammunition to compete in the messaging app world.
Up until now, Facebook's Chat Head feature has been primarily a mobile or browser-based affair.
The free-call bonanza now includes France, Israel, Italy, Thailand and the UK, among others.
Days after saying it was in social for the "long haul," Google unveils new social software: a tool that lets Google+ users poll friends, and a Hangouts app for Chrome OS and Windows users.
The feature is part of the Viber 5.0 release, which also includes a refreshed design on Android and a new photo-forwarding feature on iOS.
The Milestone phase of the $30 million Google Lunar XPrize is coming to a close, so we're gathering representatives from the five prize-winning teams to talk about how they plan to get to the moon by next year.
You can make unlimited calls to a handful of countries and earn credits toward free calls to 85 others.
Apple has added a new Free on iTunes section. Learn where to find it.
On paper, it doesn't make sense for smartwatches to have their own independent connection. But AT&T is working to make sure it's in the mix when it comes to wearables.
FreeTone delivers on its promise of free text messaging and calling within the US, but falls short on just about everything else.