Hello fring, This Is Android & Money Calling

First, Skype and Nimbuzz reported how well they are doing. Then there was the spectacular launch of Viber. And now fring is telling us that they are seeing their quarterly revenues grow at a rapid clip. Mobile VoIP is finally seeing its day under the sun.…

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FringOut and Skype Hit Android

VoIP calling fans are having a good day with the release of both Skype and FringOut for Android. Skype is available for Android 2.1+, and non-U.S. customers are not restricted to 3G calling. FringOut allows users to make cheap calls to any phone.…

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Coming Soon: fringOut For Cheap Calls

fring, today launched a preview version of its upcoming fringOut service that will allow you to call anywhere in the world for 1-cent a minute to anyplace on the planet. For now it works only on Nokia phones, but support for other platforms is coming.…

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Who Blocked Who in Skype and Fring Fight?

Fring says today that it offers video-calling functionality while Skype is blocking Fring's service. But Skype refutes this statement, saying that Fring chose to shut down the Skype integration. Why can't we just get these two voice-over-IP companies to talk on the phone?…

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Up in the Air: FCC’s Wireless World Travel Tips Takes Off

The FCC today kicked off what it's calling "Wireless World Travel Week," complete with include a daily informational video, blog posts explaining service strategies while abroad and a useful communications tip sheet for travelers. Topics range from overseas calling options to less expensive VoIP services.…

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Video Chatting on the HTC EVO 4G

The HTC EVO 4G has two video chat options to take advantage of the second camera on the front of the phone. Laptop Magazine and I were wondering how well each client works, and we set out to do a comparison of Fring and Qik.…

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Fring Video Chat Hits Android

Sprint EVO 4G buyers may want to grab Fring in the Android Market when you get your phone. That front-facing camera is tailor-made for video chatting, and Fring is already out to take advantage of it. Fring brings full chat functionality to many phones currently.…

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Apple Brings 3G VoIP to the iPhone

While the world was watching Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveil the iPad, voice over IP programs that use AT&T's 3G network were finally being released for the iPhone. So far iCall and fring have 3G VoIP apps while Skype and Nimbuzz do not.…

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