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Confirmed: AT&T enables FaceTime over cellular for iPhone 5 customers with unlimited data

AT&T Mobility has begun enabling Apple's FaceTime video chatting service over its cellular network for customers who have an LTE-capable iPhone 5 and an unlimited data plan, according to an AT&T spokesman.

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.

While operators plot, OTT rivals lure millions of users

Many people feel that the ship has sailed when it comes to the battle between over-the-top services providers and mobile operators, with a yacht full of end-user expectations forecast to dock comfortably in OTT land.

T-Mobile debuts myTouch with Video Chat, adds 16 HSPA+ markets

T-Mobile USA added a new HSPA+ Android 2.2 smartphone to its portfolio, a new HTC myTouch gadget, and is following in Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 4 Facetime footsteps with the introduction of Video