Southeast Asian Telecom Giant Singtel Releases Wavee App, A Skype And WhatsApp Competitor

TechCrunch

Singtel, Southeast Asia’s biggest telecom with more than 500 million subscribers, has unleashed a new Skype and WhatsApp competitor called Wavee.

Now available on iOS and Android, Wavee lets users make voice and video calls and send instant messages.

It also has several features more commonly seen in messaging apps, like the ability to share your location, photos and videos from your camera roll, sketch tools (so you can draw on photos or a plan background before sending them), and stickers. As with Skype, Wavee lets users send each other files and text messages while on a voice call.

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Users of Wavee’s Android app can also chose to send their SMS messages directly to Wavee’s inbox, which is an extra layer of convenience that might entice users who are tired of toggling between different messaging apps.

As with any new social or messaging app, however, Wavee not only…

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