Chrome and Firefox now speaking to one another by way of WebRTC chats (video)
The dream for WebRTC is to supply really software program-unbiased video and voice chat, however it hasn’t labored out that method given restricted help. Google and Mozilla have simply confirmed us that it is finally attainable to succeed in throughout the aisle, offered each side are operating the most recent browsers. Ought to one consumer run Chrome 25 beta and the opposite run a nightly construct of Firefox, a flag change will let the 2 sides maintain a video dialog solely via an internet app. This doesn’t suggest we’re about to toss out Google Speak or Skype, thoughts you: even when completed variations of the browsers seem, we’ll want each a accomplished WebRTC commonplace and the online developer help to see broader utilization. Nonetheless, it is clear that cross-browser chat is at the very least on the horizon.