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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...
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,...
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Personalized Security Gives Peace of Mind No One’s Eavesdropping on Your Next Video Call

Ever get the feeling that someone’s listening in on your conversation? Around the office? Perhaps while you make that unavoidable, important call while on public transport? What about when you speak and exchange...
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Political Opinion Polling Could Get a Lot More Accurate Using Teleconferencing Technology

This year’s U.S. Presidential campaign has been one of the most unorthodox in decades. As a result, mid-year polling for the 2016 election has revealed an unusual amount of undecided voters. In...
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India’s Disaster Relief Teams Will Add Video Conferencing to the Annual Battle Against...

Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides. So wrote Lao-tzu, the ancient Chinese philosopher, and perhaps no sentiment better expresses the relationship the modern-day people of...