But for those relying on the out-of-the-box features, this is a welcome addition.
I don't recognize the number, but that's normal.
You can then add additional sites using the “Add a Website…” option near the bottom.
Google's clever back-end work lets you switch from Wi-Fi to cellular with just a brief stutter.
It's as stable as any video chat I've used, even on crappy connections. If you've ever tried video chat, you know the pain of diagnosing connection problems, determining usernames, and figuring out how the app works. It's simple like phone calls, because Google imagines Duo as something like the evolution of phone calls.
Last week was the much ballyhooed debut of the i Phone 5S and 5C along with i OS 7.
i OS is the Apple operating system for mobile devices.
Specific Websites Only – this setting will only allow websites you specify.
You start with a suggested list of child friendly sites such as Discovery Kids, PBS Kids, and a few others.By the time I'm ready to take the call, I've missed it by a long shot.After using Duo for about a week, I can say it is among the best video-chat apps around.With Duo, all you do is call the person from the app. If you're on i OS, you get a push notification that someone's calling. On Android, Duo calls come through like phone calls, ringing loudly and taking over the screen.If the person in your phone book, the Knock Knock feature provides live video before you pick up. Turn it back on and video should return, too— though it doesn't always cooperate.Now, with i OS 7, Apple has added website content filtering. (These screenshots are from an i Pad mini, but the instructions should work for any i OS 7 device)1.