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FCC, Big 4 Carriers Announce Plans To Accelerate Text-To-911, Commit To Nationwide Rollout By 2014

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In August of last year, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski introduced plans for a next-generation 911 service, which would support text, picture and video messaging in cases of emergencies. The plan was expected to take 5 to 10 years, but today Genachowski has announced alongside major wireless carriers that the SMS...
FCC, Big 4 Carriers Announce Plans To Accelerate Text-To-911, Commit To Nationwide Rollout By 2014
Sprint to settle for $19 million in picture messaging case
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Is Skype Too Cool For Windows? New Video Messages Feature Says, Yes

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On Friday, Microsoft launched a new Video Messages feature for Skype on the Mac, iOS and Android - but not Windows Phone or even Windows. Why? Because that's not how Skype rolls, a company spokesman essentially said. The Video Messages feature allows users to record up to three minutes of...
Is Skype Too Cool For Windows? New Video Messages Feature Says, Yes

Six3 brings its video-messaging app out of beta and introduces Facebook & Twitter sharing

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We first covered Six3, a cross-platform video service for mobile and desktop, back in February, and today at TNW 2012 conference in Amsterdam, the startup is announcing the end of its beta, and the launch of its full service with a number of new features timed to mark its launch. Just...
Six3 brings its video-messaging app out of beta and introduces Facebook & Twitter sharing
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Six3: A video-messaging service for mobile and desktop

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UK startup Six3 today launches a free service that allows users to send short, private video messages between smartphones and computers. The company is one of the 22 finalists from the latest London Seedcamp, the European seed investment and mentoring program which we’ve written about extensively in the past. Six3...
Six3: A video-messaging service for mobile and desktop

Can you see me now? Video messaging and the future of communication

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Technology is enabling us to get ever closer to the ideal of casual and seamless face-to-face communication over long distances. In fits and starts we’re pulling in more tools and options for communicating and getting us closer to a video-based ideal thanks to better devices and faster broadband connections. Skype...
Can you see me now? Video messaging and the future of communication

Microsoft wants beta testers for new Win Phone Facebook app

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A new version of the official Facebook app, plus Skype video messaging for Windows 7, are now in the testing pipeline, according to Microsoft officials. [Read more]...
Microsoft wants beta testers for new Win Phone Facebook app

Google Downplays Expectations Ahead of I/O Developer Conference

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Over the past couple weeks, in my discussions with people familiar with Google’s plans for its I/O developer conference, there’s been a familiar refrain: don’t expect anything crazy. They admit that much of the planned news is already out there — there have been solid leaks and clues about refreshes...
Google Downplays Expectations Ahead of I/O Developer Conference

Tokbox embraces WebRTC to give developers access to Flash-free video chat

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Video chat platform provider Tokbox announced support for WebRTC Tuesday, making it possible for developers to provide voice and video messaging in the browser without the need for plug-ins. The news came just a day after Microsoft went public with its own plans for WebRTC, which aren’t completely in synch...
Tokbox embraces WebRTC to give developers access to Flash-free video chat

Six3 wants to shake up cross-platform video messaging

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iPhone app looking to provide a friendlier alternative to MMSApps including Skype, Tango and Apple's FaceTime have brought the buzz back to live video-chatting, with the availability of fast Wi-Fi networks making the idea much more appealing than the early days of 3G-powered video calls. But how about mobile video...
Six3 wants to shake up cross-platform video messaging

Microsoft launches preview of Skype Video Messaging for Windows 8′s Modern UI

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Microsoft on Thursday announced the preview release of Skype Video Messaging for Windows 8. If you use the Metro side of Windows 8, you can now grab the new app from the Windows Store. Skype Video Messaging lets you record a video message and send it to another Skype user,...
Microsoft launches preview of Skype Video Messaging for Windows 8′s Modern UI

WhatsApp, SnapChat and the Real "Second Screen" -- 10 Things You Missed at Day Two of Dive Into Mobile

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Asa Mathat / AllThingsD.comAnd, that’s a wrap! After yesterday’s half-day kickoff to D: Dive Into Mobile — Global Edition, Tuesday saw a full day of great speakers on topics ranging from messaging to activism to driverless cars. In case you missed it, here’s a good place to start: Starting at...
WhatsApp, SnapChat and the Real "Second Screen" -- 10 Things You Missed at Day Two of Dive Into Mobile

Indonesia unlikely to see widespread 4G LTE rollout until at least 2014

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Indonesia is one of the few countries in Southeast Asia that is yet to deploy 4G commercially, and it’s under pressure from all fronts to rectify that situation. At an event held to discuss 4G LTE in Jakarta on Thursday, carriers, regulators, network companies, and the government all agreed that...
Indonesia unlikely to see widespread 4G LTE rollout until at least 2014

Snapchat's Android video messaging feature sheds its beta tag, now available on Google Play

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Ten days after it first launched in private beta, Snapchat’s new Android video messaging feature has today emerged from testing and has gone live on Google Play, along with a few other improvements. In keeping with Snapchat’s self-combusting style, Android-toting Snapchatters can now add video to the range of messages that...
Snapchat's Android video messaging feature sheds its beta tag, now available on Google Play

Changes to Skype terms confirms Video Messaging service

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Skype is planning to offer video messaging as part of its paid-for service. A change to the terms of service confirmed rumors that the Microsoft-owned messaging network would allow its users to send a pre-recorded video clip to other Skype users, with limitations placed on how many can be sent...
Changes to Skype terms confirms Video Messaging service

Snapchat for Android gets video messaging beta update

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Snapchat announced that it had raised $13.5 million in funding over the weekend and now the chat app, famed for its self-destructing messages, has brought video to Android version through a limited private beta. As TechCrunch reports, the link to the beta download expires at 2:00 AM PT, in keeping...
Snapchat for Android gets video messaging beta update

Tango launches Asia-style games platform for its 120m users, snags Gameloft as launch partner

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Video messaging service Tango has taken a big step into the mobile entertainment and gaming space after it launched a new content platform for developers, alongside launch partner Gameloft. Available for iOS and Android, Tango has 120 million registered users, of which half are based in the US, and clocks around...
Tango launches Asia-style games platform for its 120m users, snags Gameloft as launch partner

Skype for Windows 8 gets better video messaging and HD video support: Send up to 720p, receive up to 1080p

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Microsoft today announced an updated version of Skype for Windows 8 with better video messaging and HD video support. You can download the latest version now directly from Skype.com. HD video support means callers can send up to 720p video and receive 1080p video. If you’re wondering how the latter...
Skype for Windows 8 gets better video messaging and HD video support: Send up to 720p, receive up to 1080p

Test Run: Glide Video Messenger App

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Glide, a new video-based start-up, hopes to reinvent video messaging by allowing people to chat through video with their friends and leave messages in the cloud....
Test Run: Glide Video Messenger App
Microsoft launches preview of Skype Video Messaging for Windows, says feature coming to Windows 8 app soon

Skype video messaging officially launches on Windows, Mac, iOS, Android -- but not Windows Phone

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Out of beta and free, Skype today launches its video messaging service across all its major platforms. You can now send an unlimited number of messages (video missives were previously limited during beta, but free on premium subscriptions) to Skype contacts on both Windows 8, Windows desktop or Mac,...
Skype video messaging officially launches on Windows, Mac, iOS, Android -- but not Windows Phone

Mogreet Releases APIs To Let Developers Quickly Add SMS, Video, Rich Media Messaging To Apps

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Mogreet, the Los Angeles-based startup that provides brands and marketers with a distribution platform for mobile video messaging, today announced the release of its API developer portal, which allows third party-developers to easily integrate MMS, SMS, video and in-app messaging into their applications. Launched in 2006, Mogreet has built a...
Mogreet Releases APIs To Let Developers Quickly Add SMS, Video, Rich Media Messaging To Apps

Glide brings instant video messaging to mobile

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Glide is a new iOS app from the company of the same name. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, with no additional in-app purchases. Glide positions itself as “the Voxer of video” — in other words, it aims to offer push-to-talk functionality combined with the...
Glide brings instant video messaging to mobile
Mobile Video Chat App Tango Is Starting To Look Like A Social Network: Adds Photo Sharing, In-App Gaming

Glide Rolls Out The Beta Version Of Its Video Messaging Android App At Disrupt NY

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The first day of Disrupt NY 2013 is nearing its end, but we can’t end things without giving our Audience Choice winner a chance to present in front of our judges. Today, the Israel-based folks behind the video messaging app Glide (not to be confused with Battlefield contestant Glider) have...
Glide Rolls Out The Beta Version Of Its Video Messaging Android App At Disrupt NY
Skype for Windows Phone updated with People Hub integration and HD video support
Snapchat adds video messaging to new beta Android app

Case for Lower-Cost iPhone with Thicker Profile and Curved Edges Surfaces

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Macotakara points to a blog post [Google translation] from case design firm MGM showing off a new case intended to fit Apple's rumored lower-cost iPhone. The photos reveal a case that is largely identical to iPhone 5 cases, with the exception of being approximately 2 mm thicker. iPhone 5 case...
Case for Lower-Cost iPhone with Thicker Profile and Curved Edges Surfaces
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