iOS 7 FaceTime audio on iPhone 5

iOS 7 FaceTime audio on iPhone 5

Since the world was first introduced to iOS 7 Apple quickly released two betas of the software to developers to help test the new firmware ahead of its official release later this year. This has allowed us to see a number of different situations of the software running on various Apple hardware and today we […]

iMessage and Facetime outage & downtime discussed

iMessage and Facetime outage & downtime discussed

Such is our reliance on modern technology these days that when something unexpectedly goes wrong we realise how much we would miss not being able to use them. Recently users of the iOS platform have been reporting issues with the Apple iMessage and Facetime services with outage and downtime being discussed by users. Users of […]

Apple shock loss to VirnetX for Facetime tech infringement

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We are now so used to various ongoing court cases between rival phone manufacturers that to be frank sometimes it’s hard to pay attention but today news of one of these disputes has made us sit up and take notice. Such seems the might of Apple that we’re used to high-profile cases such as ongoing […]

Verizon iPhone FaceTime cellular calling opposed to rival AT&T

Verizon iPhone FaceTime cellular calling opposed to rival AT&T

As iPhone users know, up until now using FaceTime has been confined to a WiFi connection; however with the arrival of iOS 6, FaceTime video calling will work over a cellular network as well, once Apple releases the new operating system to the mobile space on the 19th of this month. According to a report […]

iPhone 5 iSight HD FaceTime and rear 8MP camera

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iPhone maker Apple has always been proud of the camera it provides on its smartphone especially since the iPhone 4. The company has stressed that is not always about the amount of pixels a cameras sensor may have and points at the need for a quality lens and imaging software to go with it. The […]

No Facetime over cellular network for iPhone 4 or iPad 2

No Facetime over cellular network for iPhone 4 or iPad 2

No doubt iPhone 4S user are very pleased that Apple has revealed what iOS 6 will bring in the way of new features; however unfortunately there are some features that will not work or will be neutered on older iOS devices, and this includes the FaceTime app working over a cellular connection. According to the […]

3G support for iOS FaceTime will get mixed feelings

3G support for iOS FaceTime will get mixed feelings

I’m sure all the iOS faithful out there knows that when using FaceTime you have to use WiFi, as currently FaceTime over 3G isn’t supported. However word is that Apple just might allow FaceTime calling over a 3G wireless data connection sometime in the future. According to the guys over at Apple Insider, by way […]

New iPad doesn’t do FaceTime over LTE

New iPad doesn’t do FaceTime over LTE

As you know, the latest iOS slate from Apple, the new iPad supports LTE connectivity, and although it delivers really fast download and uploads speed it appears that if you want to use FaceTime over LTE on your shiny new iPad then you are right out of luck, because it doesn’t work. According to an […]

The alternative Facetime for Android

The alternative Facetime for Android

If you are on the Android platform and have always wanted the ability to leave a video message for your friends when they don’t answer their phone you can now do so as the Tango Video Calls app for Android has now received an update that enables the user to leave a video message when […]

Facebook Messenger app tests for iPhone video-calls

Facebook Messenger app tests for iPhone video-calls

For all you Facebook users out there it appears there might be a new Facebook Messenger app on its way, a new Facebook Messenger app that enabled video calls, as word is Facebook has now seeded a new version of its Messenger app to developers that included a video calling feature similar to that of […]