SOURCE: C2Call GmbH

C2Call GmbH

August 15, 2012 05:00 ET

FriendCaller's Social Communication App Now Available for Apple iOS Devices

iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™ Users Can Now Experience Group Video Chat, Texting, Long-Distance Phone Calls, Photo and Video Sharing, Voice Messaging and Location Sharing via a Single App

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2012) -   C2Call GmbH, developer of FriendCaller, the world's first app to support free mobile video chat services across Apple iOS devices including iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™, Android™-based smart phones and tablets, and the FriendCaller Web Phone, today announced that the FriendCaller Social Communication app is now available for Apple iOS devices.

FriendCaller Social Communication is currently the only app that enables users to communicate with friends, individually or in groups, across all popular mobile communications platforms, including Apple iOS and Android devices, and via Facebook using voice, video chat, photo and video sharing, and location sharing.

With FriendCaller Social Communication, users can:

  • Record and share video clips;
  • Snap a photo and share it instantly through FriendCaller or Facebook;
  • Send messages from their photo and video library;
  • Leave voicemail and video messages for their friends; and,
  • Share a location via Google Places™.

"We are pleased to announce that FriendCaller Social Communication is now available for Apple's iOS users," said Michael Knecht, CTO of FriendCaller developer C2Call GmbH. "Over the years, we have continued to perfect the FriendCaller platform, making it incredibly simple for users to connect in real-time with their friends via voice and group video chat. Based on user demand for an increasingly rich feature set, we have now made it possible for users to communicate in a variety of ways with their friends and social networks via a single app, regardless of whether they are using an iPhone, Android phone, desktop browser, Facebook, e-mail address or a phone number."

C2Call uses unique and complex algorithms that leverage the cloud-hosted technology to provide users with complete social communication experience that is both free of charge and offers unique features that are currently unavailable with other mobile calling apps.

Among the innovative features available with FriendCaller, in addition to photo and video sharing and location sharing, include Mobile Group Video Chat supporting up to seven participants, and with the capability to add an additional 20 participants in a voice-only chat, Text Messaging (SMS), Browser-based Web Phone, Caller-ID, CallMe-Links, video calling and a real phone number. FriendCaller also offers multi-lingual support for the English, Spanish, German, French, Italian and Chinese languages.

The FriendCaller social communication app is currently available via the iTunes App Store, Google Play and the FriendCaller.com website.

About C2Call

C2Call is the first company to offer free cloud hosted video and voice calls without the need to download software. C2Call's FriendCaller is the first free multi-point video calling app that works across all desktop browsers and smart phone platforms. CEO Martin Feuerhahn and CTO Michael Knecht founded C2Call in 2008. Investors in C2Call include Bill Draper, an early Skype investor.

For more information visit www.FriendCaller.com.

Apple, iPhone and iPod touch are registered trademarks, iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries. Android and Places are trademarks of Google, Inc. All other registered trademarks and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Suzanne Collier
    Suzanne Collier Public Relations
    Phone: + 1 714 572 1498
    Email: Email Contact

    Company contact:
    Martin Feuerhahn
    FriendCaller @ PlugnPlay TechCenter Sunnyvale, Calif.
    C2Call GmbH, Werl, Germany
    Phone: +1 408 364 6636
    Email Contact