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video chat

Communicating visually with another person via computer. Video chat may refer to video calling or video messaging. For example, Facebook's Skype and Apple's FaceTime video calling services are sometimes called video chat. However, true video chat is more like text chat, whereby one party sends a message and waits for a reply. See chat, video calling, video instant messaging, videoconferencing and Glide.
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In addition to introducing group video chat, Snapchat also announced that users will now be able to tag their friends in their snap Stories.
"Edify has taken all the difficulty out of video chat, scheduling and matching customers to experts - all advisors have to do is enter their profile information, and watch for notifications of appointments.
12 August 2016 - New York-based dating applications owner/operator Snap Interactive, Inc.(OTCQB: STVI) has signed a non-binding letter of intent with New York-based video chat community A.V.M.
13 -- Internet giant Google is testing a new program that connects people searching for health conditions with doctors via video chats.
The blog explains, "You can continue to enjoy 1:1 video chat with any Gmail user, but now you'll be able to add up to 9 people at once after they've upgraded to Google+.
According to a 9to5Mac report, Facebook is developing a video chat function for the 'Facebook Messenger app', which allows users to send mobile messages and photos to their friends and create group conversations.
Video communication service provider ooVoo (http://www.oovoo.com) announced today that it will hold live demonstrations at Mobile World Congress (MWC) of the first High Definition (HD), multi-point video chat using the Snapdragon Mobile Development Platform from Qualcomm Incorporated, based on MSM8655 for Android OS.
“We have already begun development of this new video chat feature and our goal is to have it completed within the next 60 days,” added Ms.
And now the company has taken one more step towards deepening Google+ integration with Gmail - replacing the video chat with Google+ Hangouts.
But the video chat turned into a horror show when the father of three suddenly took out a knife and killed himself as she watched the whole occurrence live.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-November 3, 2010-T-Mobile and Qik partner for mobile video chat service(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
The new HTC EVO 4G features video chat and 3G/4G capability.