video chat

Blab Sends Quick Video Messages To Anyone

Android/iOS: Most messenger apps depend on both parties installing it on their phones. Blab is an exception. You can record a quick video message and send it to any contact via SMS, who can open it in a regular browser. Those who have the app can also reply.

Gruveo Brings Fast, No-Install, Anonymous Video Calling To Android

Android/Web: Previously mentioned video calling service Gruveo took the wraps off a major update today. It now includes Android support that lets you talk to others without having to install an app first..

How To Ace A Job Interview Over Email Or Skype

As remote working environments become more common, the interview process often involves never meeting your recruiter in person — instead, you’ll do the interview over email or video chat. And because the medium is different from talking face-to-face, you need to adapt and use new strategies to ace that interview and land the job.

Rounds Live Adds Group Video Chat To Any Web Page

Web/Android/iOS: Rounds Live is a new video chat service that turns any video, blog, article or anything else on the web into a live video chat with your friends. Think of it like hosting a live Google Hangout from any site.

Skype Makes Group Video Calling Free For All Users

Skype group video calls used to require a subscription to Skype Premium, but today the service announced that group video calling will be free starting from today for Windows, Mac and Xbox One users, and will roll out to all other Skype platforms soon.

Do A Trial Run Of Your Video Interview To Make A Good Impression

Video calls allow us to work remotely or interview for jobs in far away locations. But you still need to make a good impression, and US News suggests a trial run before any important video calls to make sure everything — background, ambient noise, even your audio quality — are just right.

Don't Neglect Your Body Language In A Video Chat Interview

Body language is important in an interview, but it’s hard to remember to be animated over video chat. The Daily Muse spoke to experts about what you should and shouldn’t do during a Skype interview; an important lesson was to be expressive without being too animated.

Skype Adds Floating Video Chat On Android Tablets

Android: Ever wish you could continue video chatting with someone while you do other things on your tablet? Skype feels you, man. So, the app has now added the ability to float a video chat over what you’re doing on Android tablets.

Google Apps For Business Can Now Use Global Address List For Hangouts

Google Hangouts are very handy for video chat, but much of the development has been aimed at individual users. One recent enhancement is much more firmly centred on corporate use: you can now look up names from the Global Address List to start a hangout.

The Best Video Chat Application For Android

Video chat on smartphones has come a long way in a relatively short amount of time, and the tools available for Android have matured from gimmicky to genuinely useful. You have a lot of great options, but we think that Google Hangouts deserves the crown for the overall best and most well-integrated method to see and talk with friends.