Nowadays, there is an application for anything you wan to to do in the world to make working, living, entertaining and even breathing easier. Virtual world and social media are becoming more important than anything else. There is an intense competition among the messenger applications. Everyday there is a new chat application which tries to overcome other apps. Skype is one of the messaging and video chat application which people in all over the world use it. It has been the best application to communicate with foreigner people and the friends who are abroad. Skype was the unique app until oovoo application was created. This app is a great threat for Skype and has been so useful for video calls. Oovoo has become so popular among kids due to interesting features it has.
What is oovoo application?
Oovoo is a video chat and messaging application which is available for Android and IOS users. You can also install the app on your computer, PC or MAC. By using oovoo, you can video chat with more than twelve people at the same time. You can also see four people at once on screen during video chats. This feature can be so popular among kids. Oovoo has a strong privacy setting and all the messages will not disappear. This application is equipped to location setting which do not give away where you are in the world.
How to use oovoo application?
Once you have installed the app, go through the profile and create a username that does not include your last name. It is better to use your first name for more security. Upload a profile picture that does not give away where you live. The app offers you to add a status message but it is better not to mention your personal information. Same with the profile video which is a video status messages called an Oovie.
Features of oovoo application
One of the main features of this application is the privacy option where you can determine how and what kind of people can find you. In order to find these setting, click on the profile photo and setting icon, then select “Privacy and security”. You can choose “Anyone”, “People who know my email address or oovoo ID” or “Nobody”. To have more security, it is better to choose the second option.
Oovoo is free to download and like many other applications, there are advertisements which are shown by the app. As long as most of the users of this application are kids, they can mistake the ads as part of the game. Fortunately, there is an option for the mobile app which you can pay $5 a year to remove ads.