We are proud to bring you this year’s first build of AVChat that has a lot of major changes and a heap of improvements for both the Flash client and the HTML5 client Here are the new features: 1. Red5 support for the mobile AVChat 3 client is here. Setting it up: The mobile client requires a Web Server: A web server with at least PHP 5.3.10 hosting the chat. Socket support must be enabled. You can use phpinfo(); to check if sockets are enabled. After a normal installation, open avchat3.properties and change the webServerIp setting (new setting) to reflect the IP of your web server. Also you might want to disable some of the red5 logs, because when someone connects from the mobile client, Red5 will[…]
Hello everyone, and a Happy New Year! Today I just finished to update the AVChat Joomla! 2.5 Integration Kit for the newly released mobile version of AVChat. Without further ado, here is a list of things of updates for the Joomla! Integration Kits: Never miss a new message from now. New browser tab notification lets you see how many new messages you received if you are in another browser tab. Detect if the browser is mobile or desktop and provide the appropriate content. Detect if you installed the AVChat files into the component directory. Facebook Application ID field integration in backend. Remember that you need the latest build of AVChat (build 2060) to have access to these great features and also FMS media[…]
Hello everyone, We are very proud to announce that AVChat is now compatible with HTML5 and you can now use the AVChat with iPad and iPhone. And because WordPress is the most used with this kind of devices, we just finished our first integration with the new video chat and we are releasing it for everybody to enjoy. In this new build, we also introduced some new enhancements, like: Never miss a new message from now. New browser tab notification lets you see how many new messages you received if you are in another browser tab. Added support for Administrators. Detect if the browser is mobile or desktop and if you installed the AVChat files into the plugin directory. Facebook[…]
We’ve been working lately on making AVChat function properly on mobile phones. In the images below you can see a Nexus One with AVChat 3 running perfectly in the phone’s browser and streaming someone’s cam. Unfortunately its not yet possible to broadcast your phone’s camera/mic. This is just a proof of concept, but the modifications needed to run AVChat on Android will make their way into the next build. We also see a lot of space for innovation in the mobile space with the recently announced Flash Player and AIR for mobiles, so hopefully we’ll have more great news to share with you in the future on this topic!