With the explosion of camera enabled Apple IOS devices, along with the Macintosh's increasing market penetration, Apple's Face Time conference app has become a formidable contender with an installed base in the hundreds of millions of i Phone, i Pad and Mac OSX users.
It's lack of compatibility with Windows or Andriod OS is unfortunate - but Face Time is a global success regardless.
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More » Google replaced its chat app called Talk, or Gtalk, with Google Hangouts.
Hangouts integrates with Google’s communication tools, such as Google and Gmail.
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Below are some of the most popular PC and Mac compatible video conferencing programs are the most widely used by Macintosh and Windows PC users.
However, bonding, as measured by both self-report and affiliation cues, differed significantly across conditions, with the greatest bonding during in-person interaction, followed by video chat, audio chat, and IM in that order.