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The FaceTime open standard that never happened

These were Steve Jobs' exact words, spoken almost three years ago at Apple's 2010 Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco: "We're going to the standards bodies, starting tomorrow, and we're going to make FaceTime an open industry standard." Although a lot has happened since then--Jobs' passing, a number of new iPads, iPhones and iOS updates--it is a promise that seems unlikely to be fulfilled anytime soon.

TokBox nabs $12M in VC to expand video chat across the Internet

Web video Communications provider TokBox is rolling out a new product that allows website owners to put video chat streams into websites where the make the most sense, a "talk show online"