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Video Chat Review : Skype

The biggest player in the fast growing and increasingly lucrative VOIP (voice over internet protocol) field is without a doubt a name everyone knows Skype. Skype is used by millions of users spread across the globe. You may be surprised to know that the people behind Skype were also the folks behind the development of the somewhat frowned upon file…

Camfrog 4.x No Longer Supported

As was mentioned in the previous article Camfrog 3.x users will now find themselves blocked from connecting to Camfrog servers. Similarly Camfrog has now announced on its official blog that Camfrog 4.x users will now no longer have access to the servers. As a result of blocking Camfrog 4.x and 3.x, Camfrog 5.1 users should notice a much enhanced experience…

Windows Live Messenger – Review

Windows Live Messenger, the latest incarnation of what was known as msn messenger, is possibly the most popular Instant Messenger if we go simply by weight of number of users. Due to the large amounts of production resources (time and money) that have been able to be funneled into Windows Live Messenger you would expect it to be a great…

Video Chat News: Camfrog Client 1.7 (Mac OS X) Released

It seems these days with the advent of the new Intel based macs, that Mac users are fast getting just as many applications to enjoy cam chat sessions as Windows users have enjoyed for so long. Hot on the heals of the release of the Windows based Camfrog 5.1, Camfrog’s blog blog.camfrog.com has announced a new release of their new…

Video Chat News: Yahoo! Messenger for Mac 3.0 beta Update

Over at the Yahoo! Messenger Blog they have announced an update to Yahoo! Messenger for Mac 3.0 beta. The Mac version of Yahoo! Messenger includes webcam functionality as well as most of the features present in the Windows version, with the unique Macintosh feel. Some of the new features include the ability to set different visibility levels for various friends,…

Video Chat News: Spotlight on ooVoo

A serious competitor to Skype has emerged on the market in the forum of ooVoo. With its funky name (ooVoo is the symbol or emoticon used when chatters are referring to watching video, its essentially two sets of eyes looking at each other via video). Unlike many similar products which are essentially instant messenger’s with video tacked on, ooVoo is…

Video Chat Review : Camfrog 5.1

Camfrog 5.1 is the latest release from Camfrog. Camfrog has been around for quite sometime now and has an extremly large user base, at the time of writing this review Camfrog had almost 89,000 people chatting online in just shy of 4,964 webcam chatrooms and its website boasts “millions”. When you first run Camfrog 5.1 you are greeted with your…

Video Chat News: Camfrog 5.1 (Windows) Released

Here at Video Chat 101 we are currently putting together a review on Camfrog, Camfrog Client 5.1 for Windows was released on the 3rd of July. UPDATE: Check out our review of Camfrog 5.1 here Video Chat Review : Camfrog 5.1 For those of you all ready using Camfrog you can check out the change log here which informs us…