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With Interactive Live Streaming, BlueJeans Primetime and Facebook Live Seek a Global Conversation

The Late David Bowie had almost run out of recording space on his mixing desk when it came time to add the vocals to his iconic track Heroes. To give his...
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To Compete, Video Conferencing Company LifeSize Gets on the SaaS Bandwagon

How many times in life do you get to genuinely start over? How many companies can you name that have moved from success to failure and back? Apple famously rose again after...
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Apple Watch Will Soon Get Video Calling Through Glide, But Designers Should Think Bigger

The human body is holding back the progress of wearable video conferencing tech. Smartwatches, the most popular and versatile of the current generation of wearable devices, just have no room to balance...
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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...
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Starleaf’s GTm 5140 Pushes It into the Crowded Market of Huddle Room Video Conferencing

Huddle rooms have become quiet islands amid the noise of the open plan office ocean. More than 70% of offices are currently operating with an open plan, but the evidence is pretty...
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Microsoft Uses Its Ignite Conference to Spark Interest in Its New and Improved Skype...

If at first you don’t succeed, simplify, simplify, simplify. That seems to have been Microsoft’s mantra for its latest attempt at creating an all-in-one video conference room hub. And their new approach...
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Accenture’s Shiny New Digital Office Is Practical, But Lacks Vision

There are two kinds of future. There’s the practical kind we can all see coming, the kind that logically follows in the steps we are already taking today. Then there’s the unseen...
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Democracy by Video Conference: Local City Council Meetings Allow the Public to Comment Remotely

Real democracy, the kind where constituents can look their representatives in the eye and tell them what they really think, holds local government accountable for what goes on in neighborhoods and...
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Alaskan Native Communities Are Using Video Conferencing to Transform Education and Healthcare

The Yukon-Koyukuk School District in Alaska is so remote that seven of its nine communities can only be reached by a small aircraft. The two that can be reached by road...
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Video Conferencing Allows Public Defenders More Time with the Clients in Greatest Need

You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to an attorney. If you...