Flipkart launches in-app chat feature called Ping

The chat app was built by a Bangalore based team of 30 people within nine months.

"It transfers only 80KB of data compared to other social apps which transfer about 2 MB per connection," Ranjan added.

Source: Flipkart launches in-app chat feature called Ping

Wow 2 MB per connection, no wonder people are recharging so many data recharges. Ping will not succeed, really do you want another social account to talk about your shopping. Then what are twitter and Instagram for...