07 Jul '11, 1pm

Will Group Chat, Video Calls Help Facebook Counter Google+ Hangouts & Huddle?: While it may have been "awesome"

Will Group Chat, Video Calls Help Facebook Counter Google+ Hangouts & Huddle?: While it may have been "awesome"

While it may have been "awesome" a week ago, Facebook's annoucement that it is now offering group chat and video calling may have lost some of its shine due to the launch of Google+. Mark Zuckerberg, who himself has a Google+ account, speaking at his company's press event yesterday, sidestepped direct questions about the new Google product, though did suggest other companies that are doing "too many" things may not be as successful as Facebook in the social arena. The announcement was for the launch of a partnership with Skype to provide video calling inside Facebook. "Video calling is the first example of what we think of as a great social app," the Facebook CEO stated. Zuckerberg also detailed the new group chat app that started today that will work with the site's Groups product, "used by 50% of all Facebook users," he claimed. Video Calling To start video chatting you ...

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