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How to use FaceTime on your Android or Windows PC

Getting FaceTime on your Android only takes an internet browser.Mr. Mikla/Shutterstock You can join a FaceTime call on an Android or PC by clicking a link sent to you by someone with an Apple device. The person with the Apple device needs to be running at least iOS 15, iPadOS 15, or macOS 12 Monterey. Once you get the FaceTime link, you'll open it in your Android or PC's web browser. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. FaceTime is a reliable way to video chat ...
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Apple Seeds Release Candidate Version of macOS Monterey 12.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the release candidate version of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.1 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming a week after the fourth beta and a month after the official release of macOS Monterey. Registered developers can download ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 beta profile through the Apple Developer Center and after the appropriate profile is installed, the beta will be available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences. ‌macOS Mon...
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Hands-On With iOS 15's SharePlay Feature

With the iOS 15.1 update that launched in late October, Apple added SharePlay, a feature that's designed to let you do more over FaceTime. Using SharePlay, you can watch movies, listen to music, and use apps with friends and family, and we thought we'd give it a try to see how it works. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. The first step with any SharePlay experience is to start ‌FaceTime‌. You can use SharePlay with one person or with multiple people, but everyone...
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Tom Holland Confirms He's Playing Fred Astaire In An Upcoming Biopic

With the looming release of Sony and Marvel Studios' multiverse-spanning sequel "Spider-Man: No Way Home" on December 17, Spidey star Tom Holland is doing the usual publicity rounds and discussing upcoming projects, which include the video game adaptation "Uncharted" and the multiple personality drama "The Crowded Room." While producer Amy Pascal previously teased to GQ that she wanted Holland to play big screen hoofer and Hollywood legend Fred Astaire in a forthcoming biopic, the 25-year-old st...
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First Apple Mixed Reality Headset Rumored to Focus on Gaming, Media, and Communication

Apple's rumored augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset will focus on gaming, media consumption, and communication, according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. Concept render of Apple's rumored AR headset by Antonio De Rosa Gurman, who often reveals accurate insights into Apple's plans, outlined the broad use-cases that users can expect from the company's mixed reality headset in his weekly "Power On" newsletter. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo that Apple is preparing to position its head...
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Top Stories: iPhone SE 3 in Early 2022, macOS Monterey Tips, AirPower Revival, and More

The rush of Black Friday deals has passed, and while there's likely still some holiday shopping to be done, attention is also turning back to rumors with a look ahead to what we can expect in 2022. Rumors this week included the next iPhone SE reportedly coming early next year and a multi-device charger similar to Apple's canceled AirPower, while we also took a look at what we might see for a redesigned MacBook Air next year. Read on for details on these stories and more! New iPhone SE Repor...
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Tom Brady and NFL teammates stun students after group chat typo

The addition of a wrong number to a Michigan high school basketball team's group chat led to an unforgettable FaceTime with NFL players.
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Group chat typo results in stunned students FaceTiming with NFL superstars

The addition of a wrong number to a Michigan high school basketball team's group chat led to an unforgettable FaceTime with NFL players.
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High school basketball team accidentally adds NFL player to group chat

The addition of a wrong number to a Michigan high school basketball team's group chat led to an unforgettable FaceTime with NFL players.
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macOS Monterey: 40 Tips, Tricks, and Features You Might Have Missed

Apple released macOS Monterey to the public in the fall, and the new desktop OS brings a whole slew of useful new features and changes to apps like Safari, Maps, FaceTime, Notes, Photos, Messages, and more. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. Beyond the headline features, Apple has also made numerous tweaks and changes to macOS that aim to make the time you spend using your Mac‌ more efficient, more functional, and more enjoyable. To that end, we've pulled out 40 ...
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Latest macOS 12.1 Beta Appears to Fix Intermittent 'Tap to Click' Issue

Apple today seeded the fourth beta of macOS Monterey 12.1 to developers for testing, and while the much-anticipated Universal Control feature is still not enabled, the latest beta does appear to resolve an issue with the "Tap to Click" trackpad gesture. Since the release of macOS Monterey earlier this year, some users have reported that the "Tap to Click" trackpad gesture would intermittently fail to work. The issue appears to have affected a variety of Macs, ranging from the M1 MacBook Air w...
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Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Monterey 12.1 to Developers [Public Beta Available]

Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.1 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming two weeks after the third beta and a month after the official release of macOS Monterey. Registered developers can download ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 beta profile through the Apple Developer Center and after the appropriate profile is installed, the beta will be available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences. ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 ...
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When to Expect Apple to Release macOS 12.1 With SharePlay and More

Apple released macOS Monterey in late October, but we are still waiting on several promised features such as SharePlay and Universal Control to be made available through subsequent software updates like macOS 12.1, which is currently in beta testing. The first macOS 12.1 beta , allowing developers to prepare their apps to support the feature. SharePlay, which is already available in iOS 15.1, iPadOS 15.1, and tvOS 15.1, will allow users to watch movies and TV shows with friends and family wh...
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Twitch Adds Support for FaceTime's SharePlay Feature on iOS Devices

Streaming gaming platform Twitch today added support for the SharePlay iOS 15 FaceTime feature, allowing iPhone and iPad users to watch Twitch streams with their friends and family members over ‌FaceTime‌. As noticed by , Twitch has added a to its site explaining the feature. To use SharePlay with Twitch, participants must start up a ‌FaceTime‌ call with one another and then open up the Twitch app to a stream to watch together. ‌FaceTime‌ will ask if the lead person would like to play the...
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The 4 best Apple MacBook laptops in 2021 for work, general use, and students

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider The MacBook Air is still the best MacBook overall, thanks to its power and portability. The 13-inch MacBook Pro now has 14- and- 16-inch versions in 2021, but we have yet to test them. Apple's MacBooks no longer use Intel processor, now with its M1 line including Pro and Max variants. The best MacBook should offer the right level of performance, long battery life, and a comfortable keyboard and trackpad at a r...
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Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Apple FaceTime

FaceTime is a proprietary videotelephony product. It works by establishing a connection between two supported devices. FaceTime forces many to stay locked into a proprietary world. Its end-to-end encryption doesn’t let in Linux users. What are the best free and open source alternatives?
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The Gift of Passing Down Family Recipes

I can’t remember a time when cooking wasn’t of paramount importance to me. My first game of pretend? Cooking show. Tiny plastic cups and saucers arranged on an imaginary stove, balls of play-doh mimicking the vegetables and curries and chapatis (unleavened, griddled flatbreads) that were commonplace on our dinner table. I remember the first time I tasted homemade butter; my grandmother put a stainless steel bowl next to me, with a wink. No butter can ever come close to hers because a grandmother...
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Frenzies and Bidding Wars: Leaders Share Tactics to Win in the Post-Pandemic Market

After a year that relied heavily on Facetime rather than actual face time, real estate professionals are wondering what they should expect in 2022’s post-pandemic market. As market dynamics continue to shift, leading brokers shared how they’ve been planning for the future at RISMedia’s 26th Annual Power Broker Forum, held during the REALTORS® Conference & Expo last week. The forum was moderated by John Featherston, founder, president, and CEO of RISMedia, Inc., and York Baur, CEO of MoxiWorks. ...
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Apple Seeds Third Beta of macOS Monterey 12.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.1 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming a week after the second beta and three weeks after the official release of macOS Monterey. Registered developers can download ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 beta profile through the Apple Developer Center and after the appropriate profile is installed, the beta will be available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences. Apple has also seeded a ...
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Apple Seeds Second Public Beta of macOS Monterey 12.1 With SharePlay

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.1 update to public beta testers, two weeks after seeding the first beta and a day after providing the second beta to developers. Public beta testers can download the macOS 12 Monterey update from the Software Update section of the System Preferences app after installing the proper profile from Apple's beta software website. ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 introduces support for SharePlay, the feature that allows FaceTime users to do m...
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4 Things We Learned About The Wheel Of Time From Rosamund Pike And Daniel Henney

The premiere of Amazon Prime Video's "The Wheel of Time" is a little more than a week away, and two of the show's stars — and Daniel Henney — shared their experience filming the fantasy series based on the books by Robert Jordan./Film, along with other select outlets, took part in a roundtable interview with Pike and Henney — whose characters Moiraine and Lan have a strong bond. Read on to learn what they shared about the show and how the two actors formed a bond of their own. Henney And Pike ...
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Apple Seeds Second Beta of macOS Monterey 12.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.1 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming a week after the first beta and a week and a half after the official release of macOS Monterey. Registered developers can download ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.1 beta profile through the Apple Developer Center and after the appropriate profile is installed, the beta will be available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences. Apple has also see...
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macOS Monterey 12.1 Beta: How to Share Your Screen on a FaceTime Call

In macOS Monterey 12.1, which is available in a beta capacity right now, Apple introduced its new SharePlay feature to FaceTime. Previously only available on iPhone and iPad, SharePlay allows you to share your Mac's screen with other people on a FaceTime call, which opens up new possibilities for sharing experiences with friends, family, and co-workers. Thanks to SharePlay, you and others on the same FaceTime call as you can listen to music or watch TV movies and shows together. You can even ...
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For $150 per month, this fitness app gives you on-demand access to a personal trainer, who will kick you into shape day and night

Future members get unlimited access to a personal trainer who helps manage your day-to-day health. Future Future, which costs $150 a month, is one of the most expensive apps on the Apple store. Those who sign up get unlimited access to a personal trainer who curates weekly routines. Members are also loaned an Apple Watch upon joining so their coach can ensure they're exercising. Most people struggle to find time to exercise during the busy work week. And while hybrid or remote work a...
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Eternals Credits Scenes Explained: What Does This Mean For The Future Of The MCU?

Marvel's "Eternals" follows in the tradition of the Marvel Cinematic Universe by having a couple scenes waiting to be revealed in the credits. In this case, there's a mid-credits scene and a post-credits scene, and both serve to expand the cosmic side of the MCU. However, both of the scenes also reach into much more obscure corners of the Marvel Comics universe, so don't be ashamed if you were made of questions after the credits scenes rolled out. That's why we're here to have the "Eternals" cre...
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Grandmother and Grandson Finally to Meet as U.S. Flights Reopen

By Kate HoltonLONDON (Reuters) - For over a year Bhavna Patel has watched her first grandchild grow via FaceTime, talking to him in New York every...
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Apple Fitness+ Starts Rolling Out in 15 Additional Countries

Apple Fitness+, Apple's subscription-based fitness service, is now rolling out in 15 new countries, including Austria, Brazil, Colombia, France, Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Arab Emirates. Priced at $9.99 per month, or available as part of the Apple One Premier bundle that has also expanded to new countries, Fitness+ offers users a catalog of workouts, all powered by the Apple Watch Series 3 or later. Fitness+ ...
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How Regina King Developed Treacherous Trudy Smith’s ‘New West’ Accent for ‘The Harder They Fall’

Regina King never expected to be in a Western – in fact, the Oscar winner didn’t even like the genre before taking the pitch from first-time feature filmmaker Jeymes Samuel. “I sat down and had a FaceTime with him, and by the time we got off that FaceTime, I was like, ‘Man could probably have […]
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14 tech gifts that will impress any gadget-loving dad this holiday

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Headphones, earbuds, and tablets all make great tech gifts for any dad. Google; Apple; Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider There are lots of fun and helpful tech products that make excellent gifts for dads. Tile trackers make great stocking stuffers, while pricier items like the latest iPad are sure to impress. For more holiday shopping recommendations, check out all of our gift guides. The 2021 holiday seaso...
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Apple Releases tvOS 15.1.1 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K

Apple today released tvOS 15.1.1, a minor update to the tvOS operating system that first launched in September 2021. The tvOS 15.1.1 update comes one week after the launch of tvOS 15.1, software that brought SharePlay support to the Apple TV. tvOS 15.1.1 can be downloaded over the air through the Settings app on the ‌Apple TV‌ by going to System > Software Update. ‌‌‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌‌‌ owners who have automatic software updates enabled will be upgraded to tvOS 15.1.1 automatically. Apple's tvOS...
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