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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.

Outdoor Video Conferencing

Outdoor Video Conferencing Turns Your Treadmill Workout into a Trek Through the Wild

You can hear the crunch of foliage beneath boots, see the glare of the rising sun, and look out over the dawning valley below, but your shoes are clean and dry and the air...
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...
desktop to desktop video conferencing is still the easiest VC option

Mobile Is Having a Moment But Desktop to Desktop Video Conferencing Is Still the...

You’re taking sides in a technological debate every time you make a video call: it’s all about pocket vs. power. On one side stands the convenience and convergence of the smartphone, on the other the...
Divorce over Whatsapp could predict the future of courts.

Divorce Over WhatsApp May Predict the Future of Legal Hearings

Social media has without doubt been the ruin of many a relationship. Whether it’s the reason for a breakup or just the digital version of a Dear John letter, digital platforms now recreate almost...
Live Holographic Video Conferencing

Don’t Waste Live Holographic Video Conferencing on Meetings, Take a Friend Virtual Dancing

If reality were more like movies and music videos, we’d all have kicked back our chair, jumped up on the conference table and danced ourselves out of a meeting at least once in our...
Dance lessons via skype

Take Your Dance Lessons Via Skype, or Soon, Virtual Reality

Dancing is about the moment. Whether you do it with the stars, at a party, or solo across your own kitchen floor it is very much a here-and-now art form. The problem is that...
virtual dinner party

Remote Cooking Classes Bring Together Friends for a Virtual Dinner Party Via Video Conference

If you’ve ever experienced the chaos a spilled glass of red wine can cause at a dinner party you’re going to enjoy today’s post. That’s because we’re seating everyone at today’s hypothetical dinner at a...
Kids video chat apps protect them from dangerous interactions.

The JusTalk Kids Video Chat App Acts As Social Media Training Wheels

If you introduce a child to bike riding by using training wheels, you’re setting them up for a shock. Most kids master peddling and steering within a few minutes and are thrilled with the...
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...
video counseling for addict recovery

Video Conferencing Offers Hope to Addicts Looking for Discreet, Convenient Treatment

Addiction is the roughest beast many people will ever face down. Addiction colonizes your brain, transforms your personality, and makes the need for any given substance the driving force of every day. Even something...