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The social networks of the future will close the distance between us like never before. VC Daily examines the power that real time, face-to-face connection has to transform the way we communicate online.

Video chat can help you connect with an online personal shopper.

With the Help of Video Chat, an Online Personal Shopper Can Sort Through the...

From where you’re seated you can see the vague outline of an intriguing black leather bag. Your instinct is to reach out for it, but the shelf is beyond your grasp. So you ask your...
Online marriage counselling via video calling could help couples heal.

Online Marriage Counseling With WebRTC Video Calling Fits Every Situation to Bring Couples Closer

The experts tell us the key to a happy marriage is communication. Lots of experts say it. All the experts say it. If they’re right--and that’s why we call them experts--then opening up new methods...
future of social media

Why Video Chat Apps Are the Next Generation of Social Media

It sounds like guided meditation. You walk the floor of a virtual corridor lined with doors, behind which await all the most important people in your life. You can enter any door you choose, at any...
Avoid video conferencing fails by testing your equipment

Video Conference Fails: 5 Ways to Avoid Looking Foolish on Video

As much as we’d rather not admit it, there are many ways for a video conference to go wrong. Especially if your equipment is untested or your network unreliable, it’s easy to end up...
Social Gaming Network Discord’s Video Chat Service

A Social Gaming Network: Discord’s Video Chat Service Could Change Gaming Dynamics

A minor online gaming revolution quietly got underway during the final third of 2017. While most of us were distracted by the ever-growing mainstream audience for professional eSports competitions--events which ESPN paid to broadcast...
A virtual support group can help you cope.

Build Your Own Social, Mobile, and Virtual Support Group with Video Conferencing and WebRTC

“I felt like I was steamrolled by an ocean liner.” That was Marjorie Waxman’s emotional state after she was informed her young son was suffering from leukemia. Unable to cope alone with the trauma, and unable...
The best video conferencing equipment of 2018 includes headsets, speakers, mics, and webcams.

The Best Video Conference Equipment of 2018 Makes Great Holiday Gifts

There’s more to video conferencing than meets the eye. It may be a visual medium but there’s a lot of equipment that goes into making a great video call, or live stream, or online gaming...
hold a virtual book club meeting

Video Conferencing Can Turn Your Virtual Book Club Ideas into Reality

Oprah has one. So do Reese Witherspoon and Emma Watson, Sarah Jessica Parker and Lena Dunham. You can have one too. Only yours can be so much better than theirs. It’s a virtual book club,...
Retirees working from home have greater flexibility.

Video Calling Lets Retirees Working from Home Re-enter the Workforce As Mentors

The rocking chairs are sitting idle. The knitting is being left in the drawer. Ocean cruises are being postponed. America’s retirees are unretiring, and video conferencing is helping them do it. Whether through necessity, an...
Man committing video conferencing crimes

Video Conferencing Crimes Prove the Need for Vigilance with New Technologies

The old saying goes that seeing is believing. Well, sometimes seeing can be deceiving. By now we’re all familiar with the dangers to our personal and financial security lurking within social media and email. But...