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Facebook Video Calling Hands-On: How Good Is It?

Mark Zuckerberg's "awesome" announcement that Facebook was integrating Skype video chat into its existing chat feature was one of the worst kept secrets in recent memory; reports of the feature had al...

Facebook Unveils Video Chatting Feature with Skype Integration

Facebook has officially announced that it is going to begin offering a video chat feature through Skype to its 750 million users. The service will not require users to download Skype, but will run as a plug-in through Facebook.

Facebook to Integrate Skype Video Chat Next Week

This week, Mark Zuckerberg told reporters that Facebook would be unveiling an "awesome" product next week and followed through by inviting reporters to a July 6th launch event. Now, if Michael Arringt...

12 Things Android Can Do That the iPhone Can't...And How to Do Them

A lot of people think Android phones are outselling the iPhone because there are just more companies making them. That's true, but Google's OS also actually does some neat and compelling stuff that Apple's iOS doesn't.

How To Use Google Voice On Android

Almost anyone you talk to who uses Google Voice swears by it. It lets you consolidate your home, office, and mobile numbers into one, transcribes voicemails, screens calls, and includes free text messages.

5 Ways to Take Advantage of Google Voice On Your Sprint Phone

Today, Sprint and Google announced that the carrier's customers with CDMA phones will soon be able to use their existing numbers with Google Voice. This is good news for anyone who wants to take advan...

Help Me, LAPTOP: I Want To Upgrade My Video Chat Capabilities

Integrated webcams have become standard on almost every laptop, which is great not only for people who make lip-syncing videos on YouTube, but also for families who want to stay connected across lon...

New magicJack Plus with Free Calling over 4G and Wi-Fi

VocalTec Communications, maker of the low-cost magicJack telephony device, will be demonstrating its new magicJack Plus at CES tonight. A popular item since its launch in 2007--and the target of con...

Google Voice for iPhone Hands-On: Better Than Nothing, But Android is Better

Finally, Google Voice has come to the iPhone. After more than a year of tears, gnashing of teeth, and snarky recriminations. The app has already garnered over 1,200 ratings in the App Store and the co...

Hands-On With Skype for Android: No Voice Calls Over 3G Makes Skype A Dull App

Some weeks ago when Skype kicked Fring users to the curb and made it so that app couldn't access the Skype service, many thought that this meant the company would soon roll out its own text and video chat app.