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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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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...

A Virtual Thanksgiving Dinner Comes to Life with Webcams, Apps, and Gadgets

Video conferencing means never having to miss Thanksgiving dinner again. Even the U.S. astronauts orbiting the Earth aboard the International Space Station will use the technology to visit with their families face-to-face while eating turkey...
Online spiritual counseling can support and even replace in-person chats.

Proving There’s No Limit to Online Spiritual Counseling, Pope Francis Video Chats with Astronauts

Drifting through space and 250 miles above Earth is the perfect place to reflect on humankind’s place in the universe. At least, that’s what Pope Francis thinks, judging from his recent video conference call...
video conferencing better than face to face

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...
online personal shopper and video chat

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...
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...
Virtual baby shower like this one are becoming increasingly popular

Host a Video Conference Baby Shower and Get All the New Mom’s Friends Together

A video call is more than a conversation. It’s like being in the same room with a distant friend or family member, even though they’re miles away. Aside from a hug, you can recreate...
People enjoying a virtual dinner party

Expand Your Social Life with an International Virtual Dinner Party

A crisp white tablecloth. A half-filled wine glass. And views of two different oceans. If you turn your head to the right from your restaurant seat you can see across the San Diego coastline and...
The Facebook app Bonfire looks to be a clone of apps like Houseparty.

New Facebook App Bonfire Merges Snapchat with Houseparty for a Virtual Living Room

Facebook, the world’s busiest social network, is secretly building its users a quiet little getaway where they can chill with friends. Part Facebook app, part standalone platform, this new group video calling service is an...
Live stream your wedding with a webcam and streaming platform

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...