Tag: FaceTime

Android, Operating System

How to FaceTime on Android

January 26, 2023

Via: ZDnet

For far too long, Android users have been excluded from Apple’s flourishing apps and services, including iMessage and FaceTime. While texts from Android devices to iPhones will continue to remain green for the foreseeable future, Apple has been a little […]

iPhone, Products

iPhone users complain iOS 16 is a battery drain, has other issues

September 29, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Two weeks after Apple launched iOS 16, users continue to complain the mobile OS is sucking their battery power far too quickly. Battery life tends to take an initial hit when new OSes are rolled out because updates to software […]

App Review, Applications

WhatsApp adds FaceTime-like quick links for calls, encryption coming for up to 32-person video calls

September 26, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

WhatsApp for iOS is adding an important feature to all users – the ability to share a link to start a call with a single tap. This function is a lot like the ability to share a link to start […]

Gadgets, Products

Apple still considering ways to turn the Apple Watch into a camera

May 31, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple is once again experimenting with ways to integrate a camera into the Apple Watch. According to Patently Apple, the company’s latest idea is to put a camera into the digital crown. With this, users can snap a photo on […]

App Review, Applications

Tips for enhancing the FaceTime call experience on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

May 18, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

With last year’s iOS 15 release and macOS Monterey comes new features to help you better connect with others. Facetime is now better than ever, especially on newer Apple devices. Here are some new modes you can use to help […]

iOS, Operating System

Should you update to iOS 15 when it’s released on Monday?

September 17, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

The Release Candidate version of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 is here and the updates will be released to the general public on Monday. After three months of previewing Apple’s upcoming operating systems for the iPhone and iPad, here’s whether […]

App Review, Applications

FaceTime gets tons of new features with iOS 15. Android users can join FaceTime calls

June 7, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Apple’s WWDC 2021 just kicked off with some exciting news about iOS 15 — FaceTime is getting a much-needed rehash, with features that will expand your video calls and help you share a lot more with your friends. OK, let’s […]

App security, Applications

Facetime users are being spammed by creepy group calls

March 16, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Users of FaceTime, Apple’s ultra-popular video calling app, have been subjected to an unusual kind of attack for a while now. Countless people have been receiving unwanted prank calls by the hundreds, calls which exploit FaceTime’s group-calling system to initiate […]

iPhone, Products

Apple gives older iPhones the gift of FaceTime HD

December 3, 2020

Via: Mashable

In October, Apple launched FaceTime HD on its iPhone 12 line of products, meaning users could make video calls in 1080p resolution (though only when connected to Wi-Fi or a 5G network). This was a welcome feature, though it was […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 13 will fix the FaceTime eye contact problem

July 3, 2019

Via: The Verge

iOS 13’s third developer beta includes a new feature that makes it look like you’re staring directly at your front-facing camera during FaceTime calls, even when looking away at the person on your screen. The feature, which was spotted by […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 12.1 arrives today with Group FaceTime, new emoji, and more

October 30, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

New iPads and MacBooks are not the only thing Apple will reveal today. As a reminder, at 10AM EST, Apple will be holding its second special event this fall (after the September iPhone Xs event) where we are expecting to […]