Apple Says Sorry For FaceTime Bug, Fix To Come Next Week

Apple has come ahead and apologised for the FaceTime fiasco that happened a few days back that was causing breach of privacy for a number of users using this App. The bug was originally detected by a 14 yr old and soon became viral on the internet prompting the company to check on it immediately. Apple has promised that the bug fix will be available by next week and the users will have to bear with the issue till then. Read More

FaceTime Bug Hits iPhones

A new bug is haunting iPhone users across the world and people are really scared about their privacy. A lawsuit has also been filed by a lawyer in the US which let an unknown party hear his private conversation with a client because of the dreaded FaceTime bug. The issue here is that anyone can listen to the other person on FaceTime even if they haven’t picked up the call, raising a serious alarm for Apple. Read More

Apple Looking for App Engineer To Bring New Features to iMessage and FaceTime

facetimeApple is now looking for a new iOS Communications Application Engineer who can help add breakthrough new features to iMessage and FaceTime. According to a job listing on the Apple website, the position for an engineer is available at the Cupertino offices and the person will be responsible for “taking the revolutionary iPhone to the next level.” Read More

How To FaceTime on iPad

So you have a new iPad with a much more improved camera system and also a front facing camera which proves to be excellent for video calls. Apple has an in-built feature called “FaceTime” which will allow you to make and receive video calls from another iOS device or a Mac. If you have an iPad, here is how you can make a FaceTime call to someone else owning an iPad, iPhone, iPod touch or a Mac. Read More

iMessage for Mac? Here’s a Concept

iMessage, the Blackberry Messenger killer is only available for iOS devices, but what about the Mac? Apple has not yet announced its plans to port the messaging App to the Mac, but just as they did with FaceTime, the App must be available for Mac to make the process extremely seamless. Here is a video concept of how Apple can implement the feature. Read More

Skype’s iOS App Now Supports Video Calls, Bye FaceTime

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Skype has released an update to its iOS application that brings the highly demanded video calling feature. The new Skype App allows users to make video calls using an iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, or fourth-generation iPod touch. iPad users of course won’t be able to make video calls, but they can surely receive video calls.

Video calls using the new Skype App can be made over WiFi and 3G. “We think it’s really important because it will make it easier for people to share moments,” said Rick Osterloh, vice president of products for Skype.

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