Published on September 16th, 2015 | by bitcoin0
Better Signal Quality in Pay-as-you-go Telephones by Marrying WebRTC and Bitcoin
Shortly after Google released the first version of WebRTC, discussion began on the Internet about mashing up WebRTC and bitcoin, the open-source peer-to-peer payment network, to create pay-for-use telephony.
However, developers also have voiced some other legitimate (and non-legitimate) reasons for mashing up bitcoin and WebRTC.
So, why would someone want to use bitcoin as opposed to just using regular currency?
Both bitcoin and WebRTC are secure and encrypted, so determining who pays the money or who places the call is difficult.
A Bitcoin TrioAt least three companies exist that provide bitcoin-funded pay-for-use telephony service based on WebRTC: XCoinCall and Bitphone, as I mentioned above, and BitcoinDial.