Build Video Chat Into Your Mobile Apps with OpenTok

first_imgTags:#APIs#hack 7 Types of Video that will Make a Massive Impac… Related Posts Today OpenTok, the Web-based group video from TokBox, announced new features for its API – notably the ability to use the OpenTok platform embed video chat into iOS and Android applications.OpenTok also added the ability to embed an OpenTok video stream on any website using a simple HTML widget.TokBox launched the OpenTok API last year, enabling Web developers to embed video streams into applications. Earlier this year, TokBox shuttered its consumer-facing video chat site to focus on providing the API.These new tools expand the capabilities to mobile, and makes it much easier for non-technical users to add a video chat features to sites. OpenTok lets up to 20 users at a time participate in a group video chat, but “thousands” can watch the stream without participating.TokBox competes with companies such as TinyChat and OoVoo/a>.TokBox was founded in 2007 and is funded by Sequoia Capital, Bain Capital Ventures,DAG Ventures and others. Growing Phone Scams: 5 Tips To Avoidcenter_img How to Write a Welcome Email to New Employees? klint finley Why You Love Online Quizzeslast_img