Category: Industry

Today, we are excited to announce a new partnership with the global security and privacy company Pango, as they add Hiya’s global fraud and nuisance call protection services to their all-in-one subscription of premium consumer security and privacy products. The partnership will give Pango’s global subscribers much-needed relief from the influx of these unwanted calls…

Hiya, the industry leader in fraud and nuisance call protection, has seen a significant growth in spam calls in the UK grow over the past year as people received an average of 11 spam calls per month in 2019. According to Hiya’s UK State of the Call report, total spam calls in the UK grew…

President Donald Trump signed a bill on Monday that increases fines on criminal robocall violations and cracks down on companies making the calls, as part of a federal push against telephone scammers. “This historic legislation will provide American consumers with even greater protection against annoying unsolicited robocalls,” the White House Office of the Press Secretary…

Hiya, the industry leader in nuisance and scam call protection, has seen spam calls rise 49% since this time last year (January through November 2019), based on data the company analyzes from more than 13 billion calls per month. The data also finds more than 2.1 billion spam calls were made in 2019, with the…

Today Hiya released findings showing that as spam calls steadily rise, Americans continue to let their phone ring through to voicemail. The findings come on the heels of the newly announced Pallone-Thune TRACED Act, which aims to do away with the scourge of robocalls, having just passed nearly unanimously by the notoriously divided House of…

Today, was a win for advocates pushing to find a solution against the scourge of robocalls flooding consumers across the U.S. Thanks to an almost-unanimous vote of 417-3, the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan bill, backed by Rep. Anthony Brindisi, D-Utica, that directs the Federal Communications Commission to submit evidence of criminal robocall violations…

We may develop the Hiya app in Seattle but Pumpkin Spice Lattes aren’t the only thing we’ve got brewin’! In addition to keeping our caffeine intake up as Fall sets in, we’ve been hard at work on some enhancements to the app that we’d like to tell you about.  Our mission at Hiya is to…

GoDaddy, the company that empowers everyday entrepreneurs, today launched the Spam Call Filter in GoDaddy’s SmartLine mobile app, a feature introduced in partnership with Hiya, an industry leader in nuisance and scam call protection. The feature sends spam calls from known black lists directly to voicemail, minimizing interruptions throughout the day for busy small business…