Send free messages as well as make free calls to other Viber users, on any device and network, in any country!
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 Android version of the messaging app no longer sends images and videos without encryption protection, and an iOS fix has been submitted, the company says.
Researchers demonstrate that a widely used mobile chat app not only sends some kinds of data in the open, it also stores it publicly online.
The Japanese e-commerce giant says that the maker of popular voice and messaging apps "perfectly complements" its digital strategy.
Instead of seeing the support page for the popular messaging app, users see a banner that says, "Dear All Viber Users, the Israeli-based 'Viber' is spying and tracking you."
BlackBerry Messenger is coming this summer to the iPhone and Android. I see how it stacks up against rivals WhatsApp and Viber.
BlackBerry Messenger is heading to Android and iOS this summer. We see how it stacks up against similar services WhatsApp and Viber.
WhatsApp rival Viber has released a bit of desktop software, spreading your chat across both your phone and computer.
The popular messaging app now lets people make free calls and send texts from a PC or Mac.
Instant messaging through chat apps has overtaken texting for the first time ever.