Articles about chat

How To Install+Use WhatsApp on PC, 2 Easy Ways
WhatsApp is unquestionably the most popular instant messaging service till date. The platform has probably around 1.3 billion monthly active users now. Being a feature-rich IM app, a lot of users want to utilize WhatsApp Messenger on their PCs as well. But, how to install WhatsApp on PC? Can you really use WhatsApp on PC?There could be a lot of methods to install and use WhatsApp on PC. In this […]

Facebook Chat Rooms Reportedly Being Tested
Facebook chat rooms is a feature that's reportedly being testing right now by the social network. The chat rooms are said to support text only for now.

Facebook launches Group Chat, New Design and Video Calling
At the Facebook HQ today, Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of some exciting new features to the world’s most popular social network, Facebook. After spending the past six months working on most of these features, it looks like the summer holidays for Facebook users are going to get a lot better with the unveiling of Group Chat, an improved design for the chat buddy list, and video calling.

ooVoo video chat app for iPhone released
If you want to make video calls, you’ve got a whole plethora of options to choose from on your iPhone. There’s FaceTime that comes default with your phone, and then there’s Skype, Tango, Yahoo!, Fring  and so on. Most of these apps will let you do what FaceTime won’t – chat over 3G and to other devices. But not many apps will let you chat with computer users, and even […]

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TinyChat launches location-based video group chat
TinyChat, the world’s fastest-growing video group chat portal has just announced the launch of location-based video group chat feature on its service. Users of the chat service now have the ability to set their current location so that they can video chat with people in their area. This means that with the function enabled, you’ll only be chatting to people within a 10-mile radius of where you are and still […]

Skype for Windows updated: improves video call quality to mobile devices
Skype for Windows has just received an update to version 5.3. This new version of the VoIP/IM software fixes a number of bugs and issues, and also improves the video call quality to mobile devices. Folks who have been troubled by the sub-par video quality when chatting to people on phones or tablets will appreciate the update. New features of 5.3 include: improved video handling when auto-answer is enabled, UI […]

World's first Skype phone booth in Estonia
Now that we all have Skype on our mobile phones, you would think that there would be no need to Skype from our computers or anywhere else. Well the folks in Estonia don’t think so. They have installed the world’s first Skype phone booth in the Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport in their capital city. Functioning like regular internet terminals that people can use to send emails or check the web, […]

3DS Kills PictoChat, Will Get Wi-Fi Messaging Client In Next Update?
A new report from CVG is going around that suggests the Nintendo 3DS will get its very own Wi-Fi messaging client in a new firmware update. Those who have imported a 3DS or received early access to 3DS review units from Nintendo are all ears because the current 3DS system OS does not have such a feature. CVG, a well known gaming source has clearly seen something that hasn’t yet […]

Group chatting to come to Facebook?
Group messaging service for iOS, Beluga, has recently been bought over by Facebook according to the latest reports online. The social network has now taken over the app and the team behind it. Facebook plans to keep the service operational, at least for now but it appears that they will be integrating the group chatting technology to the Facebook messaging system. With the current Facebook chat only allowing one on […]

Gmail Chat works on non-US Gmail account for a while
While the initial rollout of Gmail Chat was meant for US-users only, word is going around that non-US users will also be able to take advantage of this feature, no thanks to the folks over at Google getting over excited with the latest development, leaking out the phone calling feature to non-US users albeit for just a few hours before rolling the update back. A statement from a Google spokesperson […]