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ConsumerWatch: Group Video Chat Has Limitations

Can’t be with your family for Thanksgiving? A company called OOVOO now makes it possible to connect up to a dozen people on a video conference call, two more than SKYPE and Google+ Hangout, which both set their limit at ten.


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Skype Adding Wi-Fi, 3G Video Calling To iPhone App

Users of the Internet calling and messaging service will be able to use both Wi-Fi and AT&T Inc.’s 3G cellular network. FaceTime software, which comes with iPhones, works only with Wi-Fi.

CBS San Francisco–12/30/2010

Cisco Systems logo on display during a press event at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Venetian January 6, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cisco To Sell Videoconferencing Box For The Home

Cisco says it’s going to sell a $599 box that turns living-room TV sets into big videophones.

CBS San Francisco–10/06/2010