20. Videoconferencing and Voice-over-IP (VoIP) Calling
In this Chapter
• How to use FaceTime for video calls
• How to use the Skype service (in conjunction with the Skype app) to make and receive voice-over-IP calls and participate in free video calls
All of the more recent iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models that have a front-facing camera allow you to shoot digital images or video clips (using the Camera app). These same cameras, along with your device’s built-in microphone and speaker (or an optional corded or wireless headset), can be used for real-time video calls.
iOS 6 comes with the FaceTime app preinstalled. When your iOS device is connected to the Internet via a Wi-Fi connection, the FaceTime app enables you to participate in real-time ...