Qik.com - Record and Stream Videos Live!!

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by audimx, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. audimx macrumors newbie

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    The developers at Qik have been working day and night to bring you the world’s first live video streaming application for the Apple iPhone 3G! We have received so many requests and wonderful feedback, and we know how eager you all are to get streaming on the iPhone - we have decided to launch straight into public beta!

    Here's how you can get started:

    1. If you have not already, you'll need to sign up at http://qik.com/sign_up and receive an SMS from us to activate the application.
    2. Launch Cydia.
    3. Go to the "Sections" tab at the bottom and scroll down to "Multimedia."
    4. Under Multimedia, you will find Qik. Tap on it then select "Install" at the top right, then in the same spot tap "Confirm."
    5. Now you will see Qik get installed. You may hit the "Return to Cydia" button at the bottom or just quit Cydia when it is done installing.
    6. You'll now notice a "Qik" icon on your home screen - Go ahead and launch it.
    7. As long as your initial signup SMS/text message is still in your inbox for the first launch, your account will be linked to your device.
    8. Make sure you have 3G service or are on WiFi (edge is not sufficient enough to stream video) before you begin broadcasting.
    9. Hit record and enjoy Qik!

    For more information, check out http://qik.com/blog/206/qik-announces-iphone-3g-support :D
     
  2. CharQuake macrumors member

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    couple questions one why is this only for haxxord iPhones? Two does this record videos with the camera on the iPhone?
     
  3. audimx thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Qik.com - Record and Stream Videos Live!!

    Indeed, Qik is evaluating the possibility of having an option for non-jailbroken iPhone as well. And yes, recording is done through the camera on your iphone. Give it a shot!
     
  4. moka macrumors 6502a

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    this is very interesting and even better if the user is able to setup the streaming end through thier server...

    i will defiantly get it if it goes on the app store...
     
  5. rwd hero macrumors 6502

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    I would love to get this from the app. store, but im definatly not willing to ruin any warranty for it.
     
  6. manhattanboy macrumors 6502a

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    yes unfortunately.
    Has the 2.01 jailbreak come out for mac yet?:confused:
     
  7. specops macrumors regular

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    you need to rape apple into letting you guys make a video recording app.

    Its just sad that apple can't work with devs to make the truly great apps accessible without jailbreak
     
  8. bigorangekitty macrumors newbie

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    are the videos using qik stored on the phone at all, or where at?
     
  9. j3yq macrumors 6502

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    They are stored online on qik. i have been using this program and i love it,
     
  10. meagain macrumors 68030

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    Works really well. Can send the link to friends to see the video on their computers.
     

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