18 Dec 2014
Mega-popular messaging apps like WeChat or WhatsApp today typically boast over half a billion (or even one billion) users, and now we are seeing some consolidation among some of the (slightly) smaller players, specifically on the video messaging front.
13 Dec 2012
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14 Jun 2012
NewsWatch recently aired a news story highlighting innovative products for consumers to keep their eyes out for. Tech and parenting expert, Scott Steinberg, joined the show to review these gifts.The first product is an Automatic Paper Towel Dispenser from a company called Innovia which is a great addition to any kitchen. It has a sleek design so moms will love it and it's amazingly easy to operate. All a consumer needs to do is hold their hand up to a sensor on the unit and it will dispense a single paper towel. If more towels are needed, they just hold their hand up longer until the correct amount of towels is dispensed. From a health standpoint, since the hands-free operation makes it unnecessary to touch the roll of paper towels, it reduces the risk of
15 Mar 2012
Paltalk MessengerCNET Editors' reviewby: CNET Staff on March 15, 2012Paltalk Messenger streamlines communication by putting instant messages, video chats, voice calls, and SMS all into a single user interface. While it may not be the most user-friendly program out there, it's certainly one of the more powerful.
15 Mar 2012
Paltalk CEO, Jason Katz was interviewed recently on Fox Business. Paltalk CEO on Fox Business discusses Firetalk
06 Dec 2011
Paltalk Announces That They Have Acquired Easy To Send, A Leading Do-It Yourself Digital Marketing Platform Targeted At Small and Medium Size BusinessesNEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paltalk, the leading real-time, video-based community with over 70 million downloads, announced today that they have acquired Easy To Send, an innovator in small business email and digital marketing.Easy To Send was launched as an affordable and accessible email marketing management tool geared for the small and medium sized business market. It offers a platform to source graphic designers in its Creative Marketplace as well as the opportunity to join its Easy Ad Network, a program allowing users to generate ad revenue through self-generated emails and integrated content management.
17 Nov 2011
Using the nickname Selena, Mai Linh has been learning English on Paltalk - an Internet service that allows users to communicate via instant messaging, voice and video chat - for six months.She is among a growing number of Vietnamese who use the free service to improve their English proficiency.A student in Ho Chi Minh City, Linh is improving her spoken English with the help of online 'teachers' on Paltalk who are either native speakers or Vietnamese living in an English-speaking country.She first joined the online classes - known as 'rooms' on Paltalk which are set up and operated by volunteer 'teachers' - with a modest knowledge of the language and could not communicate so well in English. But she now speaks decent English after six months.
11 Nov 2011
You're done whispering sweet nothings to Siri. You want the real thing.Now you can creep on potential hookups without giving up your cover.Vumber is a new service that gives you a second, anonymous, untraceable phone number on your current cellphone.Just pick an area code, and Vumber supplies a new number. When people dial your Vumber number, it'll go right to your everyday cellphone.Answer it, send it to voicemail, or pull sneaky stunts like giving them a busy signal or a "this number has been disconnected" recording."But what about calling back," you ask? You can place calls from your Vumber as well - just dial your fake number from your cell and you'll get the option to dial out, using your Vumber as the callback number. They thought of everything.
11 Nov 2011
With the 2011 New York Comic Con now rapidly fading away in our collective rearview mirrors, here's one more chance to get a sense of what the show was like, thanks to the good folks at Paltalk.com, who sent correspondent Diana Falzone down to the big show to interview creators and fans alike. Take a look, won't you? Falzone does a good job on the interviews and doesn't resort to the insulting kind of snarky nerdbaiting you so often see when the non-fanboy media attends this sort of thing. I'm not sure what kind of service Paltalk.com is selling over at their Web site, but whatever they do, they get the COMICS 101 "Seal of Approval."
10 Nov 2011
http://allthingsd.comA couple of new start-ups, Spreecast and LiveLead, are focused on the social side of video, working on helping groups of people broadcast themselves or enjoy videos together, respectively. They both have a lot in common with Google+ Hangouts.San Francisco-based Spreecast is StubHub founder Jeff Fluhr's next act, and it offers live group-video sessions that are instantly archived. It's focused on people who want to be broadcasters -- like bloggers or offline personalities -- and who can attract an audience.Spreecasts, which are by default public, have up to four people on camera at a time, while others participate in text chat through their choice of Facebook, Twitter or Spreecast account. The person who starts the conversation gets access to a producer control panel that brings in new questions and speakers.
03 Nov 2011
Tune in alert as Diana Falzone from Paltalk sat down with InTouch Weekly's senior editor, Dorothy Cascerceri to discuss the latest developments in the Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries divorce news! Below are some highlights of the chat:
03 Nov 2011
New York Comic Con welcomes professionals across the full spectrum of the pop culture industries and is happy to provide a Professional Pass to artists, buyers, creators, editors, educators, librarians, licensors, producers, publishers, retailers and writers.The first event was held in 2006 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Organizers stated the attendance was far more than anticipated (with the convention floor even being shut down and exhibitors and convention goers locked out at one point) and that they were arranging to have sufficient space for the 2007 show.
31 Oct 2011
James Corbett, well known NYC celebrity hair stylist, announced the launch of his new charity,www.hair2help.org, on the Diana Falzone Show on Paltalk.com today. Through hair2help, the James Corbett Studio in Manhattan, will provide free services to cancer patients and their caregivers to help them feel better about themselves as they go through treatment. They will be able to get the full spa treatment: Hair, nails, massage, reflexology, massage all for free. "Cancer affects one in three people in their lifetime," said James . "I wanted to give something back."
31 Oct 2011
modOration.com, October 12Fall is in the air and I've already broken out my boots and fall jackets. This is my favorite season when it comes to fashion, mainly because I have a love affair with boots, but also because of the colors and layering.InformationPalTalk's own Diana Falzone sat down with Senseofashion.com's Editorial and Style Expert, Lindsay Weiss to chat fall fashion trends and universal fashion guidelines every fashionista should know.Here are a few of her fashion guidelines:o Mixing Colors: "I think you can mix brown and black and I think you can definitely mix black with navy, which I know people get confused about. "
31 Oct 2011
Celebrities.iwantinfonow.com, October 14thJoining Dorothy Cascerceri, senior editor at In Touch Weekly Magazine on her show on Paltalk.com - Christina Blacken, spokeswoman for www.dosomething.org - an anti-school bullying organization that has been embraced by celebrities across the United States. Among those involved, Jersey Shore's Vinny Guadagnino who hates how many students avoid school because of bullying. And actress Brittany Snow, who got involved after a number of students who were bullied committed suicide.
07 Oct 2011
James Corbett, well known NYC celebrity hair stylist, announced the launch of his new charity,www.hair2help.org Through hair2help, the James Corbett Studio in Manhattan, will provide free services to cancer patients and their caregivers to help them feel better about themselves as they go through treatment. They will be able to get the full spa treatment: Hair, nails, massage, reflexology, massage all for free
01 Oct 2011
As always, In Touch Weekly finds any and every outlet to bring you news. From their weekly pub to their online site, you can always count on the infamous 'trash mag' to give you the scoop. The weekly's Senior Editor Dorothy Cascerceri recently interviewed makeup artist D'Angelo Thompson via Paltalk.com. As a celebrated makeup artist for over 20 years, Thompson has a roster of celebrities and industry leaders as clients. Today, he gives us the the latest on makeup hints, the latest celebrity news, including Jennifer Aniston's new boyfriend warning off her ex, Brad Pitt, for horrible things he said about Jennifer to keep Angelina Jolie happy.Three snaps in a Z-formation! Let's watch the interview:
15 Sep 2011
The Christian Science Monitor | Sep 15, 2011Dave Wolf is walking around Anaheim a bit starry-eyed - and it's not because he's headed to Disneyland. The software application executive is in town for the Microsoft BUILD conference for software developers, where he was one of the 5,000 in attendance who had an "Oprah moment" on Monday."They gave us all tablets with the new Windows 8 installed," he says, referring to the latest update of the firm's familiar operating system, which came out in a professional preview version on Tuesday. "This is something we've all been waiting for," says Mr. Wolf, vice president of strategy for Cynergy, a software firm.Indeed, while it may have become the norm for Apple to capture the cultural spotlight for its latest release, it's been a while since Microsoft has garnered that kind of buzz.
14 Sep 2011
The Christian Science MonitorDave Wolf is walking around Anaheim a bit starry-eyed - and it's not because he's headed to Disneyland. The software application executive is in town for the Microsoft BUILD conference for software developers, where he was one of the 5,000 in attendance who had an "Oprah moment" on Monday."They gave us all tablets with the new Windows 8 installed," he says, referring to the latest update of the firm's familiar operating system, which came out in a professional preview version on Tuesday. "This is something we've all been waiting for," says Mr. Wolf, vice president of strategy for Cynergy, a software firm.Indeed, while it may have become the norm for Appleto capture the cultural spotlight for its latest release, it's been a while since Microsoft has garnered that kind of buzz.
13 Sep 2011
The Salt Lake Tribune, Sep 08 2011 11:46AMGossip columnist Diana Falzone from Paltalk sat down with InTouch Weekly's senior editor, Dorothy Cascerceri to discuss the latest celebrity gossip including the Jada Pinkett Smith-Will Smith-Marc Anthony love triangle.