Picture Text with Friends and Family Outside of the Talkatone Network for Free
Palo Alto, CA - Tuesday, December 29th, 2015
Ooma, Inc. (NYSE: OOMA), a leading smart business and home communications platform, today announced that its Talkatone app, a mobile app for consumers that provides free calling and texting over Wi-Fi or a data connection, is launching free picture texting. Talkatone supports Android, iOS and Kindle mobile devices, including both phones and tablets.
Building on its current offering of free SMS for registered users, Talkatone now supports sending and receiving of pictures to and from U.S. cell phones. Talkatone supports Wi-Fi and cellular data connections and, unlike many competitors, Talkatone enables calling and texting to phone numbers outside of the Talkatone network.
“As we continually look for ways to help our customers save, we’re pleased to offer photo messaging to Talkatone users so they can connect with friends and family in and outside of the network for free,” said Eric Stang, CEO of Ooma. “We help millions of users around the world save on their monthly bills using Talkatone.”
Talkatone is a leading provider of free texting and calling for Android, iOS and Kindle mobile devices in the US and Canada. Registered Talkatone users get a free US phone number, free SMS and picture texting and up to 60 minutes per month of free calling.
Ooma (NYSE: OOMA) creates powerful connected experiences for businesses and consumers, delivered from its smart cloud-based SaaS platform. For businesses of all sizes, Ooma provides advanced voice and collaboration features that are flexible and scalable. For consumers, Ooma’s residential phone service provides PureVoice HD voice quality, advanced functionality and integration with mobile devices. Ooma’s innovative smart security solution delivers a range of wireless security sensors that make it easy for anyone to protect their home or business. Learn more at www.ooma.com.