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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.

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Live Stream Your Wedding and Have the Destination Without the Guest Drama

Horse-drawn carriages, a procession of mounted cavalry, and even a post-service ride in a Jaguar E-Type may be beyond your means, but there is at least one way your wedding can match that of...
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Six Other Uses for a Webcam That Will Unlock Its Full Potential

The world’s first webcam was built to test the theory that a watched pot never boils. Or something close to that, anyway. In 1991, computer scientists at the University of Cambridge had at their disposal...
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10 Cheap Ways to Make a Great Video Calling Impression

You’re a tech-savvy professional who realizes the potential video calling holds for creating better communication at work. And now you’ve earned a big online interview that could do wonders for your career. But no matter...
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These Santa Video Call Apps Digitally Enhance the Magic of Christmas

Worn out from all those shopping mall appearances and the endless parade of children pulling at his beard and putting wear and tear on his knees, Santa has gone digital. Today, if you want...
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Online Counseling via Skype Could Give Bullied Teens a Way to Be Seen

“Social media is harming the mental health of teenagers.” “Why Instagram is the worst social media for mental health.” “Have smartphones destroyed a generation?” These are all headlines drawn from reputable news organizations, including Time and The...
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Video Conferencing Could Enable a Better Conversation Than the One You’d Have Face to...

Once the only way to cross the river Arno, the Ponte Vecchio bridge in Florence, Italy now earns its special place in the hearts of Italians and tourists alike for the glittering array of...
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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...
A digital family reunion can take place over video chat.

A Digital Family Reunion Via Video Call Crosses the Korean Divide

Video conferencing was designed to conquer the tyranny of distance, but it can cross political barriers as well. On the Korean peninsula, it could soon begin doing both. According to the Korea Times, families separated...
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...
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Gather Around the Piano This Holiday with Virtual Christmas Caroling by Video Conference

Go on, admit it. You have a favorite Christmas carol. I don’t mean that in a cynical, “they’re all terrible, but this one is tolerable” kind of way. I mean everyone has a carol they...