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A product does not stand on specs alone. VC Daily reviews help you make the most informed choices in video conferencing hardware.

LINE App Review 2017

LINE App Review 2017: The Japanese Social Media and Video Calling App Offers Loads...

The world of social media app LINE is a big place. It is inhabited by more than 200 million users, and it includes every major feature a modern social media hub...
amazon chime review 2017

Amazon Chime Review 2017: A Mediocre First Impression from a Tech Giant That Should...

After much fanfare, and with promises to kill off Skype, Amazon’s new video calling app Chime has landed with a soft “meh.” Buzz around the new service from the last tech...
icq for pc review 2017

ICQ for PC Review: In 2017, This 21-Year-Old Video Calling App Has Little Left...

Technology ages in dog years. So, when a once ground-breaking messaging (and eventually video calling) app hits the age of 21, it’s the equivalent in human terms of being…old. Really, really...
ooVoo Vs. Houseparty Review

ooVoo Vs. Houseparty Review: Group Chat Apps Battle for the Youth Video Vote

The chat wars are fought and won as much with cash flow as they are with user numbers. There are few multi-million user video conferencing apps that don’t have the super deep...
kik video chat for multitasking

Kik’s Tiny Chat Windows Let You Multitask on Your Smartphone While Video Calling

Video calling has become such a common feature on social media apps that adding the basic service is no longer a big enough step for companies. Kik seems to get this, because...
talky video chat review

Talky Video Chat Review: The No-Fuss WebRTC Platform Is a Taste of the Future...

Video calling platform Talky is a teaser trailer for the future. It is an ad for browser-based video calling, the kind that you’re already starting to see pop up in the form...
oovoo video chat review

ooVoo Video Chat Review: Solid on PC, But on Android It’s a Quality Service...

If you’ve ever wanted to watch funny cat videos on YouTube with the President via a direct video call to the White House, your dream is tantalizingly, frustratingly close at hand. And...
appear.in review

Appear.In Review: Lightning Fast, Anonymous Video Calling Gives Users a Taste of WebRTC Possibility

Appear.In is the perfect video calling app for someone trapped in a burning building, without a phone, who needs to quickly get help via their laptop…and doesn’t like using Skype. OK,...
viber video calling review

Viber Video Calling Review: Lots of Improvements, But Not to the Video Chat Service

Messaging and video call provider Viber spent 2016 like a young couple renovating an old house. It added a bunch of new features to its service, updated its look, and improved...
facebook messenger and group video call

Facebook Messenger Wants Its New Group Video Call Function to Become Your Social Destination

Facebook Messenger is changing its relationship status with you. No longer content with being the conduit through which you organize your social life, the mega-million user app now wants to be your...