Facebook users may now enjoy the latest feature from their messenger application. They are given access to a voice messaging service through a VoIP platform and they can use for free. The initial tests were conducted in Canada for those who are using devices that are run on iOS. Facebook takes yet another step further by offering this new voice call feature to people in the US. This feature will work on the iOS platform and with the expansion of the market, more and more Facebook enthusiasts will be able to enjoy better and more fun ways of getting connected online with all of their friends and their loved ones.
The new development that the company is currently undertaking is seen to have a great impact in the way people communicate at present. Facebook’s services indeed make it possible for people around the world to do more with this free VoIP access that are being offered to them. The company now competes with in providing free access to voice calls in any country. With these two companies leading the way in the field of communication, people are given the chance to better VoIP services without any cost. Consumers around the world can take advantage of the free offers from these two call service providers for their personal or for their business needs.
Competitors in the market especially those that are not connected with any government agency such as AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon know about the latest innovations and developments that are being offered in the market for free. They have been making improvements of the service plans that they are offering to people. These companies now offer their customers shared data options in order for them to be able to meet the challenges. Although Google and Facebook may be offering their free call services, other competitors may not be affected that much. Companies that offer cellular devices still need the networks so other providers of VoIP services will stay in the market.
Other providers of free VoIP call services like will also be affected by the new offer from Facebook. However, with the number of people around the world who are using Skype, the company will remain as one of the rivals of all providers of free access to VoIP call services. Smaller companies that provide the same services though may not be able to survive in this fierce battle in the VoIP market today as people would prefer to use the most convenient way of getting in touch without having to spend their money. People may not want to switch to another application in order for them to call others who are using the same services for free. They would rather make use of Facebook or Google as more people already have this application accessible.
With the competition going on between Facebook and Google, the former is set to offer more functionality and features which would make consumers choose it over the latter. Today, Facebook is now out beta testing their graph services. This feature allows users to be grouped together based on criteria that they can set such as common likes, hobbies or food for example. The company may also be offering file sharing in the future as well. Facebook users will be able to benefit from the developments that may be offered to them just like what Google is now able to provide to all of their users.