Talkatone app now supports photo messaging

Smart business and home communications platform provider Ooma, Inc. (NYSE: OOMA) said its Talkatone app is launching free picture texting, the company said.

Talkatone supports Android, iOS and Kindle mobile devices, including both phones and tablets.

Building on its current offering of free SMS for registered users, Talkatone now supports sending and receiving of pictures to and from US cell phones. Talkatone supports Wi-Fi and cellular data connections and, unlike many competitors, Talkatone enables calling and texting to phone numbers outside of the Talkatone network.

Talkatone is a leading provider of free texting and calling for Android, iOS and Kindle mobile devices in the US and Canada. Registered Talkatone users get a free US phone number, free SMS and picture texting and up to 60 minutes per month of free calling.

Founded in 2004, Ooma creates new communications experiences for small businesses and consumers. Its smart platform serves as a communications hub, offering cloud-based telephony and other connected services. Its telephony services combine PureVoiceâ„¢ HD call quality and innovative features with mobile applications for reliable anytime, anywhere calling.