Gmail video chat becomes Google+ Hangout

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Available to all Gmail users, the experience gets better for those with Google+.

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Win a Biscotti TV Phone from AndroidGuys!

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The perfect way to chat up grandma or that reclusive college student living in your house.

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Qik Premium Service for Android Users

Qik Video has been around for a while now, allowing Android users to video chat and record/share videos for free right from their devices. Now users can enhance their Qik experience with the premium service formerly only available to users of its iOS counterpart. The new service comes with a ...

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Video Chat Coming to Nexus S via Android 2.3.4 Update

The big Nexus surprise that was teased earlier today has just been unveiled.  And it’s… drum roll…. video chat for the Nexus S.  And another Android update.  That’s right, two surprises in one.  Android 2.3.4 is not just a rumor any longer as it’s going to hit the ...

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Fring Announces 4-Way Group Video Calling For Free

You gotta love the little war playing out between chat and video services such as Skype, Qik, and fring. Why? Because, in the end, we consumers win. Each company fights for an edge and looks for ways to differentiate from others. Such is the case today as fring rolls out 4-way video chat for ...

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Three-Way Video Calling with ooVoo Goes Free

With 24 million users, ooVoo runs a distant second to Skype and their base of more than 660 million. However, ooVoo is looking to make strides and gain some space between the two as more people begin going mobile for video calling needs. To do so, the company has rolled out free 3-way video ...

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Vainworks Lets You Change Your Rear-Facing Camera To a Forward-Facing One

Are you envious of the commercials on TV about the MyTouch 4G showing off its ability to do video chat over 3G, 4G, or WiFi?  Do you have a friend toting the iPhone 4G using FaceTime?  Fear not my friends, soon, thanks to Vainworks, you’ll be able to turn your rear-facing camera into a ...

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Evidence of Potential Video Chat in GTalk Found in Gingerbread SDK

It was only a matter of time before some of you craftier readers started digging into the Gingerbread SDK. Just hours after its announcement, the first hidden gems are starting to come to surface.

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Latest Version of fring Adds Dynamic Video Quality [VIDEO]

The latest version (2.3.7.4) of video chat/mobile IM client fring has landed in the Android Market, bringing a new feature called Dynamic Video Quality along for the ride.   Called DVQ for short, the feature automatically adjusts your adjusts the video call quality to match your internet ...

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What’s Happening With Skype Video Calling for Android?

Back in May, Skype made their ambitions very clear. But, with competition from the likes of Fring and Qik, Skype seems to be playing a fair amount of catch-up in the mobile video chat department. On this note, Skype decided to issue a statement saying that before year’s end, they would ...

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Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger Updated (VIDEO CALLING!)

Yahoo! updated their Mail and Messenger apps earlier today which brought a few new exciting features to the apps. Among these features are video calling (works only on the EVO 4G and the myTouch 4G for now), account sync, and multiple account support.

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Market Bug Showing Yahoo! Video Chat for non T-Mobile Customers

Android Purity is reporting today that the Yahoo! Video Chat app, that is supposed to be exclusively for T-Mobile customers, is showing up in the Android market for non-magenta subscribers.  In this case specifically, a Sprint user. Judging from the screen shots posted, its looks as though ...

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MyTouch 4G Hits November 3rd

The MyTouch 4G is going to hit the stores on November 3rd for $200 after a $50 mail-in rebate. Consumers purchasing the device also get a 8 GB microSD card for storing all that media goodness. The T-Mobile MyTouch 4G features a compact and well built design running Android 2.2 out of the box, ...

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Good News, Bad News: Fring

Multi-platform chat and video chat service Fring has see their share of good news and not-so-good news over the last week.  First, it was announced last week that customers with Apple’s iOS4 platform could make and receive video calls with the cool kids on Android.  Even better was the ...

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Qik Sees “Unprecedented” Workload on Servers Thanks to EVO 4G

HTC EVO 4G owners trying to use Qik Video over the weekend found themselves running into all sorts of connection issues thanks to overwhelming and unprecedented demand.  The Qik blog is telling us that they have had to temporarily unpublish the video calling application over extreme workloads.  ...

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