video conferencing

Google launches Meet Progressive Web App
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Google launches Meet Progressive Web App

Meet PWA is compatible with Windows, macOS, Chrome OS, and Linux
2 Aug 2021
Zoom settles $85 million lawsuit over 'zoombombing', privacy policies
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Zoom settles $85 million lawsuit over 'zoombombing', privacy policies

The lawsuit also claimed that the video-streaming company failed to prevent hackers from ‘Zoom bombing’ meetings
2 Aug 2021
TikTok moves into recruitment with 'video resumes'
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Careers & training

TikTok moves into recruitment with 'video resumes'

Research shows that 18-29-year-olds in the US are more likely to have an active TikTok profile than a LinkedIn account
8 Jul 2021
Trust Iris review: A mighty lozenge of video conferencing goodness
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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
7 Jul 2021
Zoom acquires AI translation startup Kites
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Acquisition

Zoom acquires AI translation startup Kites

Kites' technology will be used to provide Zoom users with real-time, multi-language translation capabilities
29 Jun 2021
1080p webcams: Smarten up your video calls with these external cameras
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1080p webcams: Smarten up your video calls with these external cameras

Is it worth spending over £100 on a webcam or should you save your money?
29 Jun 2021
Microsoft Teams will be natively integrated into Windows 11 at launch
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Microsoft Teams will be natively integrated into Windows 11 at launch

The app gets prominent placement on the Start menu while Skype fades further into the background
25 Jun 2021
Zoom reimagines the desk phone for the hybrid workforce
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Zoom reimagines the desk phone for the hybrid workforce

The video conferencing giant has collaborated with Poly and Yealink for collaborative office hardware
10 Jun 2021
Cisco bolsters Webex for the hybrid workforce
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Cisco bolsters Webex for the hybrid workforce

The major update includes an end-to-end events platform, speech optimisation and data-loss prevention
9 Jun 2021
'Work is no longer a place' Zoom says after posting 191% year-on-year growth
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'Work is no longer a place' Zoom says after posting 191% year-on-year growth

Video conferencing platform continues its pandemic-fueled growth, but analysts predict a sharp fall is due
2 Jun 2021
Microsoft Teams gets more collaborative in bid to fight Zoom
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Microsoft Teams gets more collaborative in bid to fight Zoom

Microsoft looks to distance Teams from its roots as a corporate chat app
25 May 2021
Zoom to launch virtual events platform in the summer
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Zoom to launch virtual events platform in the summer

Video call firm says Zoom Events is the "perfect solution" for our future hybrid conferences
20 May 2021
Microsoft Teams moves beyond the workplace
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Microsoft Teams moves beyond the workplace

A personal version of the video conferencing platform offers free all-day video calls
17 May 2021
Cisco's Socio Labs acquisition will bring Webex enhancement
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Cisco's Socio Labs acquisition will bring Webex enhancement

The hybrid event management startup caters to in-person and virtual audiences
13 May 2021
12 must-have tools for working from home
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12 must-have tools for working from home

These work-from-home tools can increase productivity and accountability while reducing seclusion
10 May 2021
Facebook Workplace hits 7 million paid subscribers
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Facebook Workplace hits 7 million paid subscribers

The social network's enterprise comms platform still lags behind the likes of Microsoft Teams and Slack
5 May 2021
Embracing the video conferencing era
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Embracing the video conferencing era

Transforming collaboration with technology designed for a new normal
27 Apr 2021
Microsoft Teams suffers its second outage this month
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Microsoft Teams suffers its second outage this month

The global outage is preventing users from logging in and sending messages
27 Apr 2021
Zoom update aims to make video calls feel like in-person meetings
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Zoom update aims to make video calls feel like in-person meetings

'Immersive View' allows hosts to move participants and add personal photos as backgrounds
27 Apr 2021
Google Meet updates aim to combat meeting fatigue
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Google Meet updates aim to combat meeting fatigue

Google says the overhaul to the video conferencing service will make meetings more productive and inclusive
21 Apr 2021
Zoom launches $100 million fund for app developers
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Zoom launches $100 million fund for app developers

Zoom CEO Eric Yuan hints that the fund was inspired by his own experience launching the video conferencing platform
20 Apr 2021
Zoom launches new video SDK capabilities for developers
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Zoom launches new video SDK capabilities for developers

A new developer subscription service could lead to new apps and games on the video conferencing platform
22 Mar 2021
Google Threadit is a TikTok-like short video platform for professionals
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Google Threadit is a TikTok-like short video platform for professionals

The company hopes the tool will put an end to back-to-back meetings and lengthy chat discussions
19 Mar 2021