It's fun to see the person you're talking to, not just hear them—especially if it's someone you haven't seen in a long time or don't get to see often.
In order to use Face Time, you need: NOTE: Face Time calls can only be made to other Face Time-compatible devices, including the i Phone, i Pad, i Pod touch, and Mac.
As of July 2015, a product called Google Hangouts became the default application that allows you to chat using video and audio through Gmail.
On a desktop or laptop, you can access Google Hangouts directly from the side panel in Gmail.
Google makes it easy to video or audio chat from within the Gmail interface on your desktop or laptop computer.
Previously, these features required special plug-ins to be installed, but now you can start a video or audio chat directly from your Gmail account.
To turn off Predictive Text, touch and hold or , tap Keyboard Settings, then turn off Predictive.
When you choose to use one of our growing collection of live action masks on a video call, your face on screen is transformed with whatever theme you’ve picked.You'll see how much a call costs once you initiate it. Using Google Hangouts through Gmail on a laptop or desktop is handy and effective but there might be times when you'd rather use Google Hangouts on the go.Fortunately, the feature is available on mobile devices too.On the bottom right side of Gmail is a separate section from your emails.One icon represents your contacts, another is Google Hangouts (it's a round icon with quotation marks inside), and the last is a phone icon.