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Zoom to acquire customer support platform Solvvy
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mergers and acquisitions

Zoom to acquire customer support platform Solvvy

Solvvy’s conversational AI and automation technology will be integrated into Zoom’s new Contact Center platform
13 May 2022
Enabling the future of work with embedded real-time communication
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Whitepaper

Enabling the future of work with embedded real-time communication

A new dimension of human interaction is coming to digital work
26 Apr 2022
Zoom adds gestures and whiteboard to its desktop app
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video conferencing

Zoom adds gestures and whiteboard to its desktop app

Video conferencing giant announces updates and features for an ever-evolving hybrid workforce
21 Apr 2022
Google Workspace update adds Meet calls to Docs and Sheets, chat threads to Spaces
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collaboration

Google Workspace update adds Meet calls to Docs and Sheets, chat threads to Spaces

Update aims to addressed 'top requested' features from enterprise customers
31 Mar 2022
Zoom unveils new Zoom Up partner programme
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channel

Zoom unveils new Zoom Up partner programme

Revamped partner initiative now includes new Zoom Phone reselling opportunities in select countries
30 Mar 2022
Microsoft doubles-down on hybrid with latest software and hardware updates
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Microsoft doubles-down on hybrid with latest software and hardware updates

Tech giant unveils new layouts for Teams Rooms, collaborations for Outlook and a new Surface Hub camera
17 Mar 2022
Slack ends support for Russian users
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business communications

Slack ends support for Russian users

A string of international sanctions prompted Slack to revoke access to its platform without warning
16 Mar 2022
Rebuilding better meeting spaces
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Sponsored

Rebuilding better meeting spaces

The cementing of hybrid working offers an opportunity to rethink and redesign the ways in which we collaborate
16 Mar 2022
Trust Iris review: A mighty lozenge of video conferencing goodness
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video conferencing

Trust Iris review: A mighty lozenge of video conferencing goodness

An affordable business video solution with top-notch image quality and clever speaker tracking features
11 Mar 2022
Cisco patches critical bugs in collaboration products
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vulnerability

Cisco patches critical bugs in collaboration products

Attackers could exploit the flaw to run their own code on Cisco's video conferencing servers
3 Mar 2022
Zoom eyes bigger enterprise customers despite weak Q1 forecast
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video conferencing

Zoom eyes bigger enterprise customers despite weak Q1 forecast

The company claims the move will help it to achieve the same growth seen at the beginning of the pandemic
1 Mar 2022
Poly Studio P21 review: Lights, camera, action
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video conferencing

Poly Studio P21 review: Lights, camera, action

This video meeting solution isn’t cheap, but it’s perfect for home workers seeking the professional touch
25 Feb 2022
IRS lets taxpayers bypass facial recognition with virtual interviews
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privacy

IRS lets taxpayers bypass facial recognition with virtual interviews

The temporary solution will be in effect through the 2022 tax filing season
22 Feb 2022
IT Pro News In Review: Zoom microphone bug, new Google Chrome OS, Intel acquires Tower Semiconductor
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IT Pro News In Review: Zoom microphone bug, new Google Chrome OS, Intel acquires Tower Semiconductor

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
18 Feb 2022
12 must-have tools for working from home
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remote access

12 must-have tools for working from home

These work-from-home tools can increase productivity and accountability while reducing seclusion
16 Feb 2022
Zoom's DocuSign integration lets users sign documents in video calls
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video conferencing

Zoom's DocuSign integration lets users sign documents in video calls

The firms claim the partnership will eliminate communication silos and accelerate the completion of agreements
16 Feb 2022
Zoom users claim macOS app keeps 'listening' after meetings end
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cyber security

Zoom users claim macOS app keeps 'listening' after meetings end

Numerous users report 'privacy breaches' as macOS indicators revealed the device's microphone remained enabled long after meetings had ended
14 Feb 2022
Microsoft Teams now uses 50% less power than when it first launched
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collaboration

Microsoft Teams now uses 50% less power than when it first launched

It has been a long-term goal of Microsoft to make the Team experience equitable across high and low-performance hardware
10 Feb 2022
Microsoft Teams is getting a new LinkedIn integration
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video conferencing

Microsoft Teams is getting a new LinkedIn integration

Chat participants will see each others' social network profiles from March
8 Feb 2022
Buying a video conferencing system in 2022
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video conferencing

Buying a video conferencing system in 2022

Looking to upgrade the quality of your video calls? We explain what to look for in the age of hybrid work
28 Jan 2022
Five minutes with... Sam Jansen, StarLeaf CTO
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video conferencing

Five minutes with... Sam Jansen, StarLeaf CTO

We explore how the video conferencing platform is taking on Zoom and Teams
25 Jan 2022
Bose Videobar VB1 review: A videoconferencing bar with excellent audio
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video conferencing

Bose Videobar VB1 review: A videoconferencing bar with excellent audio

There are cheaper options but this high-quality VC unit delivers a slick, professional meeting experience
5 Jan 2022
Poly Studio P15: A high-quality videoconferencing bar that's small enough to clip onto your monitor
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video conferencing

Poly Studio P15: A high-quality videoconferencing bar that's small enough to clip onto your monitor

A strong choice for home workers wanting to look their best, though the price may be a discouragement
29 Dec 2021