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Whether you use video conferencing technology to play tabletop games with friends around the world, or interview your celebrity heroes, VC Daily showcases the creativity that connects you to your favorite entertainment.

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You Can Now Get Paid For Live Streaming on Facebook–If You Have 2K Followers

The winning numbers for social media riches are 300 and 2,000. If you’ve got 2,000 Facebook followers and you can hold the attention of 300 of them during a live stream, the...
Skype was recognized at the 2017 Emmy Awards for technical innovation

Skype Wins at the Technical Emmy Awards 2017 for Interactive TV App

What do Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jon Hamm, Orange Is the New Black, and Skype have in common? If you said they’re all Emmy winners, then you probably read the title to this post....
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Millennials’ Live Streaming Habit Means the NFL Would Be Wise to Broadcast Online

The NFL is currently having one of those “have your cake and eat it too” moments with the tech world’s live streaming giants. Over recent years it has parcelled out small...
virtual film school is now a reality thanks to video conferencing technology

Christopher Nolan and the Virtual Film School: Learning Directing Via Video Conference

How do you make a war movie so true to the actual events that it wins approval from the veterans who lived through it? Director Christopher Nolan has achieved the feat with...
Live streamed geocaching adds another dimension to the fun

Live Streamed Geocaching Adds Another Angle to a Treasure Hunt

There’s treasure to be found in the wilderness. With your phone as a map and a compass, and the GPS satellites above you as your guide, you can walk out your front...
Live streaming could save public television

Public Television and Live Streaming: Can Online Streaming Save PBS?

There’s a reason Oscar the Grouch lives in a garbage can, and it’s not all to do with lifestyle choice. The Sesame Street star and his PBS brethren currently face real financial...
Explore the world with virtual walking tours.

Virtual Walking Tours Could Be Spectacular with 3D Live Streams and Video Calling

Our journey this morning begins above the New York skyline as we take a walking tour of the Water Tank Project’s most spectacular street art. Then we’ll go on a guided...
Virtual reality is redefining tourism.

Thomas Cook’s Try-Before-You-Fly Virtual Reality Tourism Would Be Even Better with Video Calling

From a distance it’s hard to tell where the desert sands finish and the first stones of the great pyramids begin. Even from a dozen or so yards away it’s hard...
Live streaming is allowing friends and family to root for their loved ones as they participate in high school sports.

Group Video Chat Makes Live Streaming High School Sports Interactive for Absent Friends and...

Last year’s Burleson High 4x100 relay featured a dramatic come-from-behind victory secured by Brady Camp on the final leg. It’s been preserved on YouTube for those who missed it, but if...
By adding video calling, the Twitch desktop app is set to become a complete social network.

The Twitch Desktop App Adds Video Calling to Complete the Online Social Network of...

Given the right circumstances, there’s nothing funnier than watching a good friend get crushed on the sporting field. That right circumstance today is on the e-sports field, and the crushing in...