Tag: Truecaller

Little and TrueCaller Strike User Identity Verification Partnership, But is it a Good Idea?

Little Cab and TrueCaller have struck a partnership that will see the improvement of the verification process of users and the general safety of...
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Simple Mobile Money Transaction Reveals Underlying Privacy Loopholes

A typical Kenyan day involves at least one instance where you will leave your phone number either at a security desk while getting into a...

The Startup Ecosystem in Africa Is Thriving – These Tech Stories Are Here to Prove It

The innovation revolution in Africa is on a rise, from startups that not only bring major impact to the local countries but also cross...

TrueCaller to Replicate Native Android Feature on its Imminent Update

The development of Android over the last couple of years has seen admirable strides in terms of features, which, fortunately or unfortunately (not everyone...

Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa Among Top 20 Countries Affected by Spam Calls

According to Truecaller Insights Special Report, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa are among the top 20 countries that have been affected by spam calls...

Truecaller on Feature Phones is Coming to Africa, Soon

Truecaller has become one of the few apps that most smartphone users have installed and the app has users running into millions with the...

TrueCaller Will Let You Make Calls and Payments by Scanning a Phone Number

TrueCaller has had its share of controversies this year, especially when it comes to privacy concerns but one thing we cannot deny is that...

Five Rogue Android Apps You Should Totally Avoid

Android users are a disadvantaged lot, as much as it pains me to admit it. Unlike iOS, Android's open source nature has allowed smartphone...

91 per cent of Spam Calls in Kenya Are Made by Fraudsters

  Among the first apps that many Kenyans install on their lovely, smart handhelds, I’m fairly certain that TrueCaller is one of them. It is a...
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How To Delist Your Phone Number From Truecaller

It is quite easy to unlist your phone number from TrueCaller

It’s Time to Uninstall Truecaller as the Company Introduces Controversial Truecaller Ads [UPDATE: TRUECALLER RESPONDS]

So avid users of Truecaller, like myself, will be disappointed to know that the company has decided to integrate a rather controversial form of...

Truecaller Detects 60,000 Spam Calls Daily in Kenya

About 60,000 unwanted calls are detected and reported by its community of users in Kenya daily according to data from phone number lookup service...

Truecaller’s Sister App Extends User Identifying Feature to Text Messaging

True Software Scandinavia AB, the company behind the popular Truecaller app, have announced a new messenger app, Truemessenger. This messaging app deviates from the...
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Facebook’s Hello Set To Rival Truecaller

Facebook wants to take over your dialer  through its newly launched app called Hello. Hello is exclusive on Android and is set to provide...