Tag Archives: Calling

iOS 11 Tipped to Bring Group FaceTime Video Calling

Apple’s iOS 10 roll out was grand, with big changes to Messages, Siri, Photos, Maps, and the Music app. With 2017 marking the tenth-year anniversary of the iPhone, we can expect the software update alongside to be a big one as well. In a new leak, iOS 11 is expected to bring group FaceTime calling – a much wanted feature ... Read More »

Micromax Vdeo 1, Vdeo 2 With VoLTE Support, Video Calling Feature Launched

Micromax on Wednesday launched a new series of smartphones that it claims are designed to popularise video calling among Indians. Micromax has launched Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2 smartphone with Google Duo preloaded, and also boast of 4G VoLTE support. The Vdeo 1 and Vdeo 2 are priced at Rs. 4,440 and Rs. 4,990 respectively, and come bundled with Reliance ... Read More »

OnePlus 3 Gets Emergency Calling Feature With Incremental OxygenOS 3.2.8 Update

OnePlus has started rolling out a new incremental OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 3 smartphone. The OxygenOS 3.2.8 update for the OnePlus 3 brings full-HD (1080p) 60fps video recording and more. The company in its changelog reveals that the incremental OxygenOS 3.2.8 update for OnePlus 3 also adds emergency calling for India, in-line with Government of India’s order to add ... Read More »

WhatsApp Video Calling Is Here, Optimised for India’s Connectivity Issues

  Starting today, WhatsApp, the most popular messaging app in India, will let you make video calls; just like FaceTime and Skype, the calls will be free, though if you aren’t on Wi-Fi you may have of coure to pay for cellular data usage, depending on your plan. WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum said in an interview to Reuters that video ... Read More »

Zen Cinemax 2+ With SOS Calling, 5-Megapixel Camera Launched at Rs. 3,777

Indian mobile manufacturer Zen Mobile has launched the Cinemax 2+ to add to its portfolio of Cinemax smartphones. The Zen Cinemax 2+ supports SOS calling, a feature that allows users to send location details of the user to 5 contacts as preferred by the user while an emergency. It is available at a price of Rs. 3,777 exclusively on the ... Read More »

WhatsApp Video Calling feature spotted in Android Beta update

The WhatsApp beta for Android replace (v2.16.eighty) thru the Google Play beta trying out program displays the voice calling function, but, it isn’t always practical yet. To remember, the fb-owned messaging carrier had rolled out voice calling a phased manner, to start with the use of an invite-primarily based system before extra extensively rolling it out throughout cellphone platforms. We ... Read More »

Line Gets Group Voice Calling for Up to 200 Users

Line Corporation, better known for its instant messaging application Line, has rolled out group voice calling to its Android and iOS apps (with v5.11), and desktop app for Windows (with v4.5). Although one-on-one video and voice calling have been there in the Line app for some time, the update now lets users voice call more than one person at a ... Read More »

Skype Co-Founder’s Ultra-Private Messaging App ‘Wire’ Gets Video Calling

A group of former Skype technologists, backed by the co-founder of the messaging platform, has introduced a new version of its own messaging service that promises end-to-end encryption for all conversations, including by video. Wire, a 50-person startup mostly made up of engineers, is stepping into a global political debate over encryption that pits privacy against security advocates, epitomised by ... Read More »

Skype Group Video Calling Starts Rolling Out to Android and iOS

Skype last month introduced the group video calling feature for Android, iOS, and Windows 10 Mobile. The firm at that time said the feature will roll out to users over the coming weeks. The company on Thursday finally started rolling out group video calling on Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The company adds that the feature is limited to ... Read More »

Skype Group Video Calling Starts Rolling Out to Android and iOS

Skype last month introduced the group video calling feature for Android, iOS, and Windows 10 Mobile. The firm at that time said the feature will roll out to users over the coming weeks. The company on Thursday finally started rolling out group video calling on Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The company adds that the feature is limited to ... Read More »