OoVoo - a social video chat provider that claims 54 million subscribers - has updated its Android and iOS apps to support four-way video chats and text conversations with up to 12 people.
The co-founders of Napster, Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning, have launched their new venture: a video chat service that works over Facebook.
Skype - inadvertently, it seems - yesterday whetted the appetite of its customers by temporarily releasing the iPad version of its video chat software.
Presentation is indisputably a significant factor in how well a product is received by consumers.
Just days after Google launched its Google+ social project, Facebook may be about to rain on its parade.
Star Wars-style holographic video chat is now a big step closer, with the development of a system that can project 3D moving images without the need for special glasses.