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Glide - Live Video Messenger

Glide - Live Video Messenger
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Glide is the live video messaging app for people who want more personality and expression when communicating with those who know them best. If you're feeling that text can't say enough, you're ready for Glide. Get a little closer.


• Just hit the blue button and speak naturally into the camera. Tap it when you’re done and your video message gets sent immediately. It can be 3 seconds or up to 5 minutes of your you-ness.
• Someone can actually watch as you’re recording your video, or whenever they have a chance. Techies call this “asynchronous.” We call it massively convenient.
• Is it more fun to send or receive a Glide? That’s a cosmic question. The answer is “yes.”
• All of your videos are stored on the cloud, so they don’t take up any space on your device. It’s unlimited and free!
• To record and share what’s happening around you – a parade, a field of dreams – just switch to the outward-facing camera. Your friends will feel that they’re right there with you.
• It’s a new form of back-and-forth that helps relationships sparke by collapsing time and distance, even if “distance” is just across the street.
• Glide groups are easy to create – set them up on the fly, with up to 50 of your closest friends.
• Works on iOS - all phones, tablets and the Apple Watch. Communicates on WiFi, 3G, 4G & LTE.


• Share photos, too – on Glide or social media
• ZOOM in and out while recording a video, for added drama
• Too much coffee causing hand-shake? Tap to focus while you’re shooting
• Romantic lighting? Not a problem. Glide uses your device’s flash to brighten up
• Cool filters make your videos look awesome
• Super Emojis - express how you feel with a smiley on steroids
• ASL and deaf friendly instant video messaging


• Fast and easy access to your Glide messages, hot off your wrist. Get message notifications, watch live streaming videos and respond with texts without having to take your phone out.
• Voice to Text on your Apple Watch works on Glide, too!
• Handoff - Seamlessly pick up where you left off watching a video on your Apple Watch from your iPhone.
• We’re part of the Apple Watch “Glances” - Swipe up to see your unread message count, tap for easy access to Glide.


"Glide's rapid-fire video-messaging approach works remarkably well for live conversations, and it's nice to have the option to leave your friends and family messages that they can watch later." - CNET

"Glide live video messaging software is like video voicemail for mobile devices" - Forbes

"Although the first-generation Apple Watch lacks a built-in camera, Glide for Apple Watch is the closest thing to the stuff of science fiction people have been dreaming up for years." -


• TechCrunch Disrupt NY - Startup Alley "Audience Choice" Winner
• Best Apps Market - "Best Apps Award"
• Featured by Apple in Great Free Apps, New & Noteworthy + What’s Hot


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Twitter: or @sarahglide
Need help? [email protected]

What's New in Version 4.1.0

New in this version:
• Snapshots: Take a pic in a chat and it'll send instantly!
• Use Quick Action from home screen to quickly send a video (for iPhone 6s/6s+)
• Notification management: Choose which notifications you’d like to see from Glide.
• Cranked up the iPhone 4 gliding experience.

Recent updates:
• Vertical design: Stop scrolling sideways! You’ll now be moving up and down your chats instead of swiping sideways between your video messages. It’s simple, natural, and also easy on the eyes, if you ask us.
• Chat request: When Glide users want to start a chat with you, you’ll see their request in the Recent tab. You can decide who you feel like talking to, and take it from there.
• iPhone 6s/6s+ support: Got the new iPhone? Congrats! Go ahead and use Glide on your shiny new device.


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