Truecaller reaches 43m African users, intros business solution
The caller ID service introduces Truecaller Business Identity, to allow companies to verify their identities when making calls to customers.
Insurance, scams dominate spam calls in SA
Last year, SA ranked as the sixth-highest spammed country in the world and this year, it is at number 17, says Truecaller.
SA fourth on global spam calls list
South Africa listed as the fourth most-spammed country after Brazil, India and Chile.
Truecaller Backup provides cloud safety net
The new feature from the spam blocking app lets Android users restore all contacts, call histories and block lists automatically using Google Drive.
Truecaller identifies 40m spam numbers in 2017
The spam-blocking app's annual 'year in calling' statistics show the rise of spam calls throughout the year in different parts of the world.
South Africans fight back against spam
Over the past 12 months, South Africa has become the fastest growing market for the Truecaller spam-blocking app on the continent.
Truecaller to establish SA offices
The call-blocking mobile app company plans to make Africa a key priority region, with headquarters in SA and Nigeria.
SA fifth on spam calls global top 20
South Africa is the African country with the most spam calls each month, coming in fifth place globally in Truecaller's 2017 top 20.
Truecaller moves into messaging space with Google Duo
Google's video calling app, Google Duo, has been integrated into the Truecaller app, positioning itself as a WhatsApp competitor.
Truecaller pilfers phonebooks
The spam filtering mobile app reportedly keeps phone numbers and names stored on users' devices in one publically accessible database.
Truecaller records 800 000 spam calls in SA
South Africans report 50?000 unwanted calls daily, which are detected by the Truecaller app.