Facebook adds free group calling to Messenger
Move over Skype, Facebook Messenger is beefing up its calling features in a big way.
The social network is starting to roll out group calling features to Messenger’s iOS and Android apps, Facebook announced Wednesday.
The feature is rolling out to Messenger’s iOS and Android app over the next 24 hours, Facebook’s head of Messenger said Wednesday. A phone icon will appear in the top right corner of group conversations once the feature is live.
When you’re in a call, you can see who in the group is participating in the call and who is not. There doesn’t appear to be a limit on how many group members can participate simultaneously. Read more…