Gaming pro is helping to improve virtual reality video conferencing

Virtual Reality Video Conferencing May Benefit from the Experience of a Gaming Industry Pro

If you’re looking for a little more action during your video conferences, your dreams are a step closer to reality. In one of the more surprising tech pivots of the recent...
Skype video call number of participants has been increased to fifty.

Skype’s Video Call Number of Participants Hits 50–But Why?

Skype refuses to go quietly into video calling’s good night. Everyone’s first video calling love just keeps adapting and evolving and flat out giving away free stuff in order to cling...
create will online

Is Using Video Conferencing to Create Your Will Online the Way of the Future?

Who says the law can’t keep up with technology? An Australian court recently made a ruling that the draft of a text message--not yet sent--signed “My Will” was enough to ensure that...
A partnership between LinkedIn and Skype could change professional networking.

LinkedIn’s Future Could Involve an Instant Skype Link to Every Contact

There’s a global phonebook on its way. It’s already 433 million entries strong, and it adds a new contact twice every second. It cost $26.2 billion to create. Microsoft’s June acquisition of LinkedIn,...
BlueJeans' city tour will discuss the future of the digital workplace

BlueJeans’ City Tour Goes on the Road to Talk About the Future of the...

The video conference of the future will be better than being there. That’s the “North Star” message behind video conferencing vendor BlueJeans’ three-stop road trip from Georgia to California that kicks off...
Will Zoom go public? The company is a unicorn: a profitable tech start-up.

Will Zoom Go Public and Become a Real Tech Unicorn?

Video conferencing is now creating billion-dollar tech unicorns. Seven-year-old startup Zoom filed to go public on Friday with an IPO of unknown size, and we could see its value reach several billion...
benefits of video conferencing for kids

This Just In: Video Conferencing Is Good for Kids, and Some Imagination Could Make...

My two-year-old son has three preferred video conferencing platforms. He uses FaceTime on iPhone to chat with his East Coast granny. He uses good old Skype on the laptop to call his West...
Is this the end of landline phones? A graphic image of a person throwing away a handset.

The End of Landline Phones in the Office? Digital and Video Connections Replace Handsets

The end of landline phones is upon us. And we won’t miss them. We won’t miss them because everything they currently do will continue to happen. Most of us already live without...
Video chat is bringing a new dimension to local online shopping

Local Online Shopping Brings Buyers to Vendors Via Video Chat

Only the natural sunlight of a clear morning can do justice to the baked goods, produce, and works of art on display at a local farmer’s market or craft fair. Along...
prison visitation via video

Video Visitation: Video Conferencing in Prisons Promises Simpler, More Convenient Visitation Options

Mary is getting ready to graduate from the 8th grade. Her mom helped her get ready--she has had her ears pierced for the first time just for the occasion. After the...