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  1. Nespresso Machine Pods/Capsules, what do you use?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Geekzone

    ... i7/120GB SSD + 750GB HDD) iPhone 6 (16GB/Gold/Spark NZ) - Xperia Z C6603 (16GB/White/Spark NZ) Sam, Auckland Skype: tardtasticx Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums: Follow @geekzonenzforum Follow us to ...


  2. The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, April 28Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... LG's global ambitions. Facebook is sweetening the deal for Messenger users -- and going up against Microsoft's Skype and Apple's FaceTime -- by adding free video calling to extend the app beyond simple text chats. It works on both iOS and Android ...


  3. Facebook introduces Video Calling in MessengerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    ... and Android devices. Other popular video chatting app include including FaceTime from Apple, Hangouts from Google and Skype from Microsoft but Facebook believes it will have an edge over all the other apps as it allows users to switch from texting ...


  4. Massive Shots Fired In Smartphone Battery Life War: Apple And Samsung Are LosingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... for the simple reason they can do nearly everything they need them to - Facebook, Netflix, email, Google Maps, Skype for example - your average smartphone user doesn't need much more, but of course that's exactly what's on offer via app stores too. ...


  5. Facebook Messenger takes on Skype with free video calling for iOS and AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    THE SOCIAL NETWORK Facebook has set its sights firmly on Skype and Google Hangouts with the launch of free video calling for Facebook Messenger. "Today, we're introducing video calling in Messenger.


  6. Facebook quietly dumped SkypeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Today, with the launch of video calling in Facebook Messenger for iPhone and Android , there's no longer any doubt: Facebook and Skype have broken up, and Skype seems to be the one who was dumped. While no announcements have ever been made, we started to suspect Facebook and Skype were no longer quite so close in 2013, after Facebook introduced a voice calling option that used its own technology.


  7. New iPads for local studentsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Cooma-Monaro Express

    ... studying at the centre to utilise the private tutorial rooms to link up with their host university lecturers via Skype interviews. Ten iPad mini's were also purchased for the centre, specifically to assist the new cohort of students who are studying ...


  8. Apple Watch First ImpressionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | TidBITS

    ... to use it to record things in the virtual world as well. For instance, you can use it to record and take notes on Skype calls. To do this: Start LineIn, and select your microphone (e.g. Built-in Mic) as the input and Soundflower (2ch) as the output, ...


  9. Review: Facebook Messenger, Better in App-FormRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    ... to video calls done through Facebook itself. While Messenger may offer less functionality than a dedicated app like Skype , Or rather, they would be if Facebook hadn't just added video calls to mobile versions of Messenger as well. Video quality is ...


  10. Late to the dance: Facebook adds video calling to MessengerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... it comes to mobile video calling. The practice is no longer the novel feature it once was, what with Microsoft-owned Skype, Apple's FaceTime, Google's Hangout and other video calling options having been in place now for a number of years. Being late ...


  11. From TED Talks To Taco Bell, Abuzz With Silicon Valley-Style 'Disruption'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WNED

    ... match. That's what created an entry point for "disruptive innovations" like the Model T Ford, Craigslist classifieds, Skype and no-frills airlines. Christensen makes a nice point. Sometimes you can get the world to beat a path to your door by ...


  12. Facebook Messenger Launches Free VOIP Video Calls Over Cellular And Wi-FiRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... low-end Android with a few bars of 3G in Nigeria. Facebook first introduced desktop video calling in partnership with Skype in 2011, but eventually built its own video call infrastructure. Bringing it to mobile could Messenger a serious competitor ...


  13. Launch apps, send messages and more from your lock screen with this cool iPhone appRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    ... browser and open your favorite website or search for keywords on Google. Quickly start a chat or phone call with your Skype contacts. Open Phone and Facetime with phone number.


  14. Facebook's Messenger adds video chatRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CNET

    ... its Messenger video chat has an edge over competitors -- including FaceTime from Apple , Hangouts from Google and Skype from Microsoft -- because it lets users spontaneously switch from texting to video. Facebook wants to become more than a site ...


  15. So let's talk about the Apple Watch...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Geekzone

    ... release a large number of applications where upgraded on the IPhone so they supported the Watch. Airnz app, trip it, Skype,stocard, trip advisor to just name a few all seem to have a great UI just for the Watch. The maps app was quite impressive. ...


  16. Microsoft adds Apple Watch support to Skype for iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 |

    ... similar additions for its PowerPoint and OneDrive apps, Microsoft has now officially added Apple Watch support for Skype for iPhone. In addition to "general improvements" to the Skype for iPhone app, the update will allow Apple Watch users to reply ...


  17. Skype for iPhone gets Apple Watch support, but no voice or video calling just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | VentureBeat

    Skype has updated its iPhone app with basic support for the Apple Watch. You can download the new version now directly from Apple's App Store .


  18. Student-run drone company to present at big-time tech conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... draws a who's who in the tech industry ranging from Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh to executives from companies like Facebook, Skype and Twitter. "It's big because it's basically a chance for us to spread our word around," said Skyworks co-founder Jinger ...


  19. IPad data usageRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Geekzone

    ... i7/120GB SSD + 750GB HDD) iPhone 6 (16GB/Gold/Spark NZ) - Xperia Z C6603 (16GB/White/Spark NZ) Sam, Auckland Skype: tardtasticx Ok thanks, so is there a way to find out what that number is if I don't have the sim pack? Follow us to receive Twitter ...


  20. How to Turn Your Tablet into a Productivity-Boosting Second ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Lifehacker

    ... is vital if you need to bring anything up on your tablet quickly so you can look at it for reference as you work. Skype ( iOS / Android ), or any VOIP application, can essentially turn your tablet into a phone. When you need to make quick calls it's ...