Remember cutting a hole in 2 tin cans and attaching a thread at either end and talking to your friend for ‘free’ across the room? No? Well, some of the 90s kids do.
Now take this concept to the next stage: Imagine placing a call from your landline or Mobile to any number you choose and not have to pay a dime for that call.
Freekall, is a Bangalore-based Cloud telephony startup that aims to offer just that and more! It requires no internet connection or app installation! Your local telecom providers worst nightmare! It works on any phone, from the iPhone 5S to Samsung Galaxy S4 to Nokia 1100.
Though there are other services out there like Skype and Viber that do offer free calls, they require a stable 3G connection to be effective.
How it Works
Step1: Users have to call the number 080-67683693 . The call will drop automatically and the user will receive a call back.
Step2: The user has to answer the call and dial the number of the person they wish to call, followed by the symbol #.