Posts tagged Facetime
Yet another iPad 2 problem has been spotted by 9 to 5 Mac. This time the flaw is related to the front facing camera of the second generation Apple Tablet.
Want to know what Apple announced besides the new line of MacBook Pros and offering the first ever developer preview of Mac OS X Lion? Well, the Cupertinos had one more thing lined up for today’s already impressive set of announcements. Final version of FaceTime for Mac has hit the Mac App Store. Shockingly Apple is offering the app for $0.99.
Want to see how the FaceTime app for the yet to be announced iPad 2 looks like and functions? Your wish has come true thanks to folks at iPadDevice who have managed to extract the FaceTime app from the iOS 4.3 beta SDK and installed it on the first generation iPad. Video evidence awaits you after the break.
It seems like we will be hearing a lot from the iPhoneIslam folks. Yes, iPhoneIslam is the same hackers group that managed to bring FaceTime to Middle East specific iPhone 4s. But this time they are onto something bigger – they are working on a tweak called FaceIt 3GS which will bring FaceTime to your iPhone 3GS.
When we told you folks about Apple’s shameless confirmation of excluding Middle East from FaceTime support, we told you to rest your hopes on the jailbreak universe and as you can see they haven’t let you down. So if you live in Middle East and want to use FaceTime on your supporting iDevice? Find out what you can do after the jump.
There is trouble in Apple land as their very recently unleashed FaceTime for Mac Beta has been found guilty of showing Apple ID related information too easily, thus putting your precious Apple ID at the risk of being hacked.
Update 1: We have been proven right. Apple has announced FaceTime for Mac. There is no mention of FaceTime coming to Windows which is sad. The Beta version of FaceTime for Mac will be made available for download today.
Update 2: The official FaceTime for Mac page is now live and can be accessed at www.apple.com/mac/facetime. Yes you can get the download link from the very same page.
Look what I spotted while watching Apple’s Back to the Mac event. If you look closely at the dock of the Mac which Apple’s Xander Soren used to unveil Garageband new features, you will see a FaceTime icon (5th from the left). What does this mean? Apple may well be announcing FaceTime for Mac today.
Want to know if FaceTime is capable of doing group video chat or video conferencing as some of you like to call it? According to iPod Touch Fans, FaceTime can do group video chat which of course means more than 2 people can engage in a video chat.
Last time, we touched the topic of middle eastern countries not getting Facetime enabled iPhone 4 we were left pondering about the exact number of countries not getting the video chat feature. Thanks to a support article published on Apple’s official site, we now know who will be getting Facetime and who won’t.
If you live in the Middle East and are looking to purchase the iPhone 4, then this post is a must read for you. Based on the promotional pages of some of the Middle Eastern countries, it seems that they will be getting the iPhone 4 without the video chat feature known as FaceTime.