Truecaller Rolls Out Spam Activity Indicator Feature For Android Users. According to Wikipedia Truecaller is a smartphone app that features caller identification, flash messaging, call recording, call blocking, Chat and voice using the internet. The application requires users to provide a standard cellular mobile number for registering with the service.
According to Truecaller Truecaller is a Swedish company founded in 2009 in Stockholm, Sweden by Nami Zarringhalam and Alan Mamedi. The company said “ the Truecaller application began when their co-founders were just students who wanted to create a service that would easily identify incoming calls from unknown numbers.
Currently, the app is loved by over 150m active users across the globe. The app was created to make communication safe and efficient, helping users stay away from spam activity. It has gone far to introduce a feature that indicates spam activity on Android. For more details, the section beneath will put you through.
Truecaller Rolls Out Spam Activity Indicator Feature For Android Users
According to Gadgets.ndtv Truecaller has rolled out a new feature known as “ spam activity indicator” for Android users. It provides the full statistics on a spammer when tapping on the caller’s profile in the Truecaller app. The free number search and spammer statistics are also available on their official site.
The mobile app had three new bits of information such as Spam Reports, Call Activity, and Peak Calling Hours in the latest update. The spam activity indicator is aimed at building on Truecaller’s core proposition of delivering a safer and more efficient communication method.
Furthermore more the spam indicator objective is to let Truecaller’s Android users to make an informed decision, before picking up their phone.
Truecaller Spam Activity Features
The new update comes with three main trends, spam reports, peak calling hours, and call activity.
Spam Reports: spam reports shows how many times a particular number has been marked as spam by Truecaller users. So if the number has been decreasing or increasing the spam reports section will show it’s a percentage.
Call Activity: it displays the number of calls a suspected caller made recently. That is, giving the users an idea of whether to trust the caller or not.
Peak Calling Hours: this particular feature displays when the spam caller is most active.
With the three above features, users can easily identify spammers.
According to Truecaller, while these stats are recently available in the app after clicking on the “ spammer’s” profile image, a feature update will let the statistics to appear in the Caller ID so that users can make a more informed decision. This functionality will help users to get all the information they need concerning the suspected spam caller on the call screen, which gives them room to ignore the call.
The Spam Activity Indicator feature is currently available on the Truecaller app on an Android device. Though it appears to be a staged rollout as not all devices checked had this feature yet.