Viber Media

  • Viber Adds Photo, Location Sharing Abilities To Its Android, iPhone Apps

    Viber Adds Photo, Location Sharing Abilities To Its Android, iPhone Apps

    Viber Media, maker of fine Android and iPhone applications that let you call and text your buddies for free, is today releasing upgraded apps for both aforementioned platforms. Viber 2.1 comes with a fresh voice engine, providing users with HD-quality VoIP calling and improvements of call quality when calls are made over low-bandwidth networks. Also new is the ability to share photos… Read More

  • The Wait Is Over: Viber Releases Android App, Boasts 12 Million Active Users

    The Wait Is Over: Viber Releases Android App, Boasts 12 Million Active Users

    Viber, which lets iPhone users call and send messages to contacts over 3G and WiFi, free of charge, has been teasing its Android app for a while now. Last May, the VoIP startup finally released an Android app in beta, but only to a limited subset of some 50,000 users. Today, they’re officially launching the application for all. The app includes several features exclusives to the… Read More

  • Viber To Release Free Calling, Messaging App For Android This Week

    Viber To Release Free Calling, Messaging App For Android This Week

    I’m a huge fan of Viber‘s iPhone app, which lets me call, and since recently, send messages to many of my contacts, free of charge. Needless to say, it’s imperative for Viber to go cross-platform as quickly as possible, because evidently not everyone has an iPhone. We knew the startup was cooking up an Android application, but not when it would hit. Now we do: expect the… Read More

  • Skype Challenger Releases Viber 2.0: Free Text Messages And More

    Skype Challenger Releases Viber 2.0: Free Text Messages And More

    Exclusive - Viber Media, the Israeli startup behind the Viber service, which lets iPhone users make free calls to each other, has released version 2.0 of its app in the App Store. The company’s still gearing up for the launch of their Android application, but in the meantime the update to the iPhone app brings a couple of goodies, in particular the ability to text message other Viber… Read More

  • Skype Rival Viber Hits 10M Downloads, Poised To Release Android App (Video)

    Skype Rival Viber Hits 10M Downloads, Poised To Release Android App (Video)

    Viber, which debuted its free calling service for the iPhone back in December, says 10 million people have already downloaded its mobile app (iTunes link). Pretty impressive feat when you consider the service is currently iOS-only and the milestone was reached in under two months. But as MobileCrunch found out last week, Viber is poised to hit the Android platform in March. Consider that… Read More

  • Viber for iPhone aims to rival Skype’s app, is amazingly amazing

    Today sees the launch of Viber, a brand new, free iPhone application (iTunes link) that basically functions the way pretty much every iPhone user wishes Skype’s mobile application would. My educated guess is that this will become a stunningly big hit in no time. Viber for iPhone allows you to make 100% free calls to other Viber users over 3G and WiFi, is capable of running completely in… Read More

  • Viber For iPhone Aims To Rival Skype's App, Is Amazingly Amazing

    Viber For iPhone Aims To Rival Skype's App, Is Amazingly Amazing

    Today sees the launch of Viber, a brand new, free iPhone application (iTunes link, or search for ‘viber free’) that basically functions the way pretty much every iPhone user wishes Skype’s mobile application would. My educated guess is that this will become a stunningly big hit in no time. Viber for iPhone allows you to make 100% free calls to other Viber users over 3G and… Read More