iChat The Next Generation of Instant Messaging Christine Medina
What is iChat? <ul><li>Apple’s instant messaging service </li></ul><ul><li>Standard on Mac computers since 2002 </li></ul>
What are the features? <ul><li>Standard text chat  </li></ul><ul><li>Audio chat </li></ul><ul><li>Video chat </li></ul><ul...
Text Chat <ul><li>Similar to AOL’s IM service, AIM </li></ul><ul><li>AIM compatible </li></ul><ul><li>Only available on Ma...
Audio Chat <ul><li>Microphone enabled iChat users </li></ul><ul><li>PC to PC phone call </li></ul><ul><li>Screen sharing o...
Video Chat <ul><li>Video conference with up to 4 people </li></ul><ul><li>Photo Booth effects </li></ul><ul><li>Free, live...
 
iChat Theater <ul><li>Collaborate online </li></ul><ul><li>Share files, photos or presentations by dragging and dropping o...
YouTube Demo <ul><li>Mac OSX Leopard 10.5 ichat </li></ul><ul><li>http://youtube.com/watch?v=i6CCw5S5Z0A </li></ul>
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  1. 1. iChat The Next Generation of Instant Messaging Christine Medina
  2. 2. What is iChat? <ul><li>Apple’s instant messaging service </li></ul><ul><li>Standard on Mac computers since 2002 </li></ul>
  3. 3. What are the features? <ul><li>Standard text chat </li></ul><ul><li>Audio chat </li></ul><ul><li>Video chat </li></ul><ul><li>File transfers & screen sharing </li></ul><ul><li>PC to PC phone calls </li></ul><ul><li>Compatible with AIM </li></ul><ul><li>FREE!!! </li></ul>
  4. 4. Text Chat <ul><li>Similar to AOL’s IM service, AIM </li></ul><ul><li>AIM compatible </li></ul><ul><li>Only available on Mac </li></ul>
  5. 5. Audio Chat <ul><li>Microphone enabled iChat users </li></ul><ul><li>PC to PC phone call </li></ul><ul><li>Screen sharing option for collaboration of travel plans, presentations, etc. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Video Chat <ul><li>Video conference with up to 4 people </li></ul><ul><li>Photo Booth effects </li></ul><ul><li>Free, live video casting </li></ul><ul><li>Recordable </li></ul>
  7. 8. iChat Theater <ul><li>Collaborate online </li></ul><ul><li>Share files, photos or presentations by dragging and dropping onto iChat screen </li></ul><ul><li>Live podcasting/video casting </li></ul>
  8. 9. YouTube Demo <ul><li>Mac OSX Leopard 10.5 ichat </li></ul><ul><li>http://youtube.com/watch?v=i6CCw5S5Z0A </li></ul>

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