Tag: Video Calls

Skype Video Calls Get Live Captions And Subtitles Thanks To Artificial Intelligence

Skype is rolling out live captions and subtitling during video calls to help users who are deaf or hard of hearing. Translation support is coming soon as well.

Apps/Software December 4, 2018

Snapchat Now Supports Group Video Chat: Here's How It Works

Snapchat is getting new features, including support for video chats with up to 16 people. Users will also be able to tag others in Snapchat Stories, so here's what you need to know.

Apps/Software April 3, 2018

Google Duo Now Lets You Leave Video Messages And Voicemail: Here’s How

Google Duo has just been updated on both iOS and Android. It now lets users leave voice or video messages when the recipient isn’t available.

Apps/Software March 8, 2018

Google Duo Allows Calls To Phones That Don't Have The App

Google's video calling app Dupowill now allow people to make calls to phones that don't have the app. The catch is that this will only work with people who have Android phones.

Apps/Software January 18, 2018

Google Duo Now More Integrated Into Pixel, Nexus, And Android One Devices For Easier Video Calling

In an unsurprising move, Google has made Duo a more significant part of Android by making it the default service for making video calls across several apps. However, this integration is only limited to a number of phones for now.

Apps/Software October 13, 2017

Secure Messaging: Signal App Update Adds Encrypted Video Calls Beta And More

Open Whisper Systems just released a new update for secure messaging app Signal for both Android and iOS. Among the highlights, the update includes an open beta for encrypted video calls.

Apps/Software February 15, 2017

WhatsApp Rolls Out Video Calling For Android, iOS And Windows

WhatsApp has announced the arrival of the much-awaited video calling feature for iOS, Android and Windows. The new feature will finally bring video calling to WhatsApp's 1 billion users in the coming days.

Apps/Software November 15, 2016

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Starts Rolling Out To Android Devices: What About iOS?

A new video call feature has started appearing on WhatsApp for some Android users, seemingly at random. The new feature, a longtime wish for WhatsApp users, will eventually bring video calling to WhatsApp's 1 billion users soon.

Apps/Software October 26, 2016

Facebook Messenger Hooks 300 Million People On Audio And Video Calling, And It's Just Getting Started

Facebook Messenger has grown tremendously since its launch, and it's going strong, hitting another important milestone. Out of its one billion users, 300 million are using voice and video calling each month.

Internet September 12, 2016

Facebook Messenger Gets Instant Video To Let You Say More Than What Texts Can

Offering more than traditional video calling, Facebook is rolling out Instant Video on Messenger, allowing users everywhere to share live streams during conversations in picture-in-picture style.

Apps/Software September 2, 2016

Google Duo Already Most Downloaded App On Google Play, Beating Even Facebook Messenger And 'Pokémon GO'

Google recently rolled out its video calling app, Duo, and the software skyrocketed in the Play Store. Google Duo managed to outrank established apps such as 'Pokémon GO' and Facebook Messenger in download numbers.

Google August 19, 2016

Google Duo Video Calling App Promises Easy And Reliable Video Calls With End-To-End Encryption, WebRTC And More

Google Duo officially launched for Android and iOS, promising to make video calling simple and reliable. The one-to-one video calling app leverages WebRTC, end-to-end encryption and other cool tricks, shaping up as a strong competitior to FaceTime and similar apps.

Apps/Software August 16, 2016

Skype For iOS Finally Lets You Save Video Messages

Skype for iPhone reached version 6.16 and the app finally comes with a much sought after feature. Microsoft finally packed video call recording capability in the iOS app, something that Android has for some time.

Apps/Software May 25, 2016

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Currently In Testing In Latest Beta For Android

WhatsApp is edging closer to supporting video calls, as it's currently testing the feature. WhatsApp Video Calling rolled out with the latest version of the beta program for Android, albeit it's not yet active for all users.

Apps/Software May 17, 2016

WhatsApp Will Reportedly Get Video Call, New Features Soon?

Video calling, among other features, may be coming soon to Facebook's WhatsApp service. A report revealed that users who provide assistance in translations for WhatsApp have received strings pertaining to the feature.

Apps/Software May 10, 2016

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Could Arrive In Next Update As Screenshots Emerge

Screenshots of the next WhatsApp update that hint at exciting new feature emerged. The popular messaging service might be exploring video chat capabilities, and it could arrive in the next app update.

Apps/Software May 5, 2016

BBM For Android And iOS Finally Receives Video Calling

BlackBerry updated its BlackBerry Messenger mobile apps to finally support video calling. The beta version is currently available on Android and iOS for North American users.

Apps/Software May 5, 2016

You Can Now Use Facebook Messenger For Video Calls On Android And iOS

Facebook's Messenger app will now allow users to make video calls to their friends from within a text conversation by simply tapping on the video camera icon.

Apps/Software April 29, 2015

Woman Gives Birth To Baby With Help Of Doctor Via Apple FaceTime

Technology truly has come a long way. Thanks to FaceTime, a woman in New Jersey was able to safely deliver her baby despite her doctor being miles away.

March 18, 2015

This Snapchat will self-destruct in 3, 2, 1 - Snapchat adds video calls and vanishing chats

Snapchat is getting in on the vanishing act. A new feature will allow Snapchats to self-destruct once the conversation's over. Snapchat also added video calling to its mobile app. Watch out, WhatsApp!

Apps/Software May 2, 2014

Skype takes on Google Hangouts by offering group video calls for free

In an effort to compete with Google Hangouts, Skype is making group calls free. This new change goes into place immediately.

Apps/Software April 29, 2014

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