WhatsApp Video Calling vs SkypeBala Murali Krishna
WhatsApp has started rolling out a new video-calling feature to users in India, estimated at 150 million. The mobile messaging app, which Facebook bought for $19.3 billion in 2014, has over a billion users across the world.
The video feature brings WhatsApp, developed by former Yahoo engineers, into direct competition with Skype, a Scandinavian messaging company owned by Microsoft since 2011.
“We’re introducing this feature because we know that sometimes voice and text just aren’t enough. There’s no substitute for watching your grandchild . . .
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