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Small Business

Discover the exciting ways businesses are leveraging video conferencing to stay connected and make their margins grow.

WebRTC-driven video can help online retailers reach customers.

Instant WebRTC Video Portals Will Let Online Retailers Create Flash Sales and Virtual Pop-Up...

For the next 20 minutes, every video caller gets 40% off their online purchase. That’s a pop-up ad that would get your attention as you idled your way through an online retail...
The digital whiteboard could offer solutions for businesses.

Google and Cisco Are Trying a Digital Whiteboard Again, But Free Apps Are Fierce...

They’re supposed to make you want to reach right out and touch them. They’re supposed to be as easy and as intuitively tactile as a child finger-painting on a massive canvas. Digital...
Automated emotion detection could expand the possibilities of video conferencing.

Automated Emotion Detection Could Get to the Truth During Online, Video Conference Job Interviews

You can say whatever you want, contrive the most beautiful verbal diversion that ever reached human ears, but the camera doesn’t care. The camera sees right through you. Because the camera can...
YouNow stars are making the most of video calling.

Lobster in Limousines Is Just the Start of What Video Calling YouNow Stars Could...

What better way to celebrate the new year in China than by hand-delivering lobster by limousine, and broadcasting the whole thing live over the internet? That’s what online seafood retailer Gfresh...
Video calling is essential for many brand ambassadors.

Video Conferencing Brings Brand Ambassadors Face-to-Face with Their Target Audience

In our opinion, singer, songwriter, and actress Ciara is the perfect brand ambassador for cosmetics giant Revlon. She’s popular, visible, has crossover appeal through her husband and NFL star Russell Wilson, and,...
Video calling could facilitate supermarket drive through services.

Supermarket Drive-Throughs with Video Calling Could Streamline Your Life

Everyone loves a shortcut--that secret route that gets you to and from home faster, creating more time for the things that matter most in life. Now video calling technology is making that...
Using tablets for video conferencing is changing the office environment.

Tablets Are the Touch-Screen Video Conferencing Hubs of the High-Tech Office of the Future

The tablet has become the casual wear of the tech world. It’s an everyday technology you curl up with on the couch for a four-hour Orange is the New Black marathon. It’s...
Live video chat could change the way call centers operate.

Customer Service Through Live Video Chat Is Poised to Disrupt Outdated Call Centers

Modern call center companies have something to learn from the demise of silent film. Because it wasn’t just the audible dialogue that ruined the careers of silent movie stars once talkies...
Exploring built-in webcams vs. external webcams.

External Webcams Vs. Built-In Webcams: Why Are You Still Using Your Integrated Laptop Camera?

There was a time when grabbing a quick bite or picking up that first coffee of the morning meant having to choose between quality and convenience. If you have dietary memories that...
WebRTC and customer service video chat

WebRTC Makes It Easy to Put Customer Service Video Chat on Your Website, But...

The ancient Roman God Janus would have made a nice figurehead for one of the most disruptive forces in modern communications, WebRTC. The guardian of exits and entrances, Janus was considered to...

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For Creative Video Conferencing, Many Alternatives to Flat Screens Exist

To begin, dim the lights. Then, the walls of this 25th-floor office disappear. An eagle screeches into view and flies straight through the room and...