Tag: imessage

  • SnapChat Instagram | I Don’t Get Direct Picture Messaging Apps

    SnapChat Instagram | I Don’t Get Direct Picture Messaging Apps

    Instagram just announced the ability to directly send photos to certain friends or groups of friends through the app, but why? I may be in the minority here based on the amount of money people are throwing at companies like SnapChat, but what is the purpose of using an app to send a picture to…

  • Google Rebrands GChat as Hangouts and Removes Key Feature… Or Did They?

    Google Rebrands GChat as Hangouts and Removes Key Feature… Or Did They?

    Google announced some pretty cool things yesterday, none of which I’ve really read anything about, but what I do know is that they redesigned Google+ to look more like Facebook/Pinterest and they rebranded GChat as Google Hangouts. I don’t mind the rebranding itself, it’s what they’ve done away with that really annoys me. I know…

  • iPhone 4 Being Phased Out? – No Turn-By-Turn or Facetime 3G

    iPhone 4 Being Phased Out? – No Turn-By-Turn or Facetime 3G

    I know it was inevitable, but I really wanted my iPhone 4 to last a little longer than 2 years. I know that the phone will still work with iOS 6 and that I’ll still be able to install it and benefit from the Facebook integration, but the it kind of sucks that the main…

  • Download iMessage (Messages) Beta For Mac RIGHT NOW!

    Download iMessage (Messages) Beta For Mac RIGHT NOW!

    I got a little too excited that iMessages (dubbed just ‘Messages’) is coming to the Mac as part of OS X Mountain Lion… but now I’m really excited! You can download a beta of Messages for the Mac right now!! This is huge for me as I do a good amount of “iMessaging” and now…

  • Mac OS X Mountain Lion Preview

    Mac OS X Mountain Lion Preview

    It looks like Apple has released a some preview documentation surrounding their latest installment to the Mac OS X line. Mountain Lion seems to be moving closer to the reality that our computers, phones, tablets, etc, will all communicate, all the time. I’m just hoping that they never force something like iOS onto their operating…

  • iOS 5: iMessage

    It seems that a lot of people don’t understand how iMessage works in iOS 5, so I thought I’d make a quick post to explain it so you can begin using it properly. First of all, on the iPhone iMessage is built into the Messages app, there is no separate iMessage app so don’t be…