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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…

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 Review: Stickam

The newest social networking Giant on the block, Stickam, has captured the trend of the 14 to 30 year old users that are enamored with everything social networking. A combination of Skype and MySpace rolled into one, Stickam has the MySpace community feel but with the added feature of personal live video chat rooms. You can set up a room…

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: 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 Review: Paltalk Scene | Paltalk Messenger

Paltalk are one of the premier players in the rapidly expanding video enabled online chat communities. Whether you are interested in the latest gossip, looking for love or wanting to wax lyrical about global warming, talk wrestling or just have a good old chat to pass the time, Paltalk Scene caters for it all. It is a fantastic place you…

Video Chat News: Skype 4.0 Improvements in Video Announced

Skype has announced that its newest incarnation of its wildly successful application will have an upgrade preformed on its Video calls service. Amongst other developments the default viewing window for Skype video calls has been upgraded to display in a much larger window. Those of you who use Skype regularly will agree the current window is a bit on the…