Cisco is standardizing Apple AirPlay for Webex
Cisco updated Webex to further support iPhones, iPad, MacBooks and iMacs. Webex now integrates with Apple AirPlay by default.
Cisco is standardizing AirPlay for its Webex Room, Desk, and Board device series. AirPlay allows users to connect their iPhone, iPad or Mac devices wirelessly for content... Read more
Google Cloud and VMware extend worldwide partnership
Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and VMware announced they’re expanding the partnership to assist enterprises in moving on-premises apps to the cloud.
VMware plans to add Google Cloud to the VMware Cloud Universal subscription offer. The VMware Engine service streamlines various tasks of migrating ... Read more
New Google Docs update allows drafting and sending emails with a click
Google has announced the launch of a new feature in Docs that will make it simpler to write emails using the corporation's word processor. It's part of Google's "smart canvas" strategy, which promises to integrate Google's productivity applications like Meet, Docs, and Gmail in a seamless fashion.
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Google Meet now shows bandwidth consumption of conferences
Google expanded Google Meet's monitoring functionality for administrators. The Meet Quality Tool provides insight into the bandwidth usage of participants in (video) meetings.
Google collects diagnostic data for Google Workspace Meet to give administrators insight into the operation and quality ... Read more
Barco improves sustainability of ClickShare Conference portfolio
Barco improved the sustainability of its ClickShare Conference portfolio. Additionally, the organization is launching a trade-in program.
Barco supplies collaboration solutions, including displays, monitors, beamers and visualization tech. The energy consumption of its ClickShare Conference prod... Read more
Netaxis acquires Microsoft Teams specialist Anyroute
Belgian service provider Netaxis is acquiring Anyroute, a Microsoft Teams specialist based in the Netherlands.
Netaxis’ products and services are used by major telecoms organisations worldwide to transform networks. The acquisition of Anyroute strengthens Netaxis’ Teams Voice Automation capa... Read more
Ex-Google employees release ‘Shortwave’, a rebirth for Google Inbox
Although Google Inbox has been retired for over three years, its users have not forgotten about it. Many of Inbox's features should have made their way to Google's existing email service, Gmail, but they never did.
If you still remember Inbox and how simple it made email management, it might be ... Read more
Microsoft announces new updates for One Note web app and Teams
OneNote web app is getting new improvements. According to Microsoft, the new improvements include enhanced copy and paste functions, tweaks on background picture setting, the capability to modify the sizes of embedded videos, new mode switcher, improved zooming capabilities, backtracking features, ... Read more
Pegasystems introduces AI-based voice and messaging tools
Pegasystems is introducing two AI-based tools for call centers. Pega Voice AI and Messaging AI analyze real-time customer calls to automate service and support operations.
Both solutions were designed to improve up call efficiency and service. According to Pegasystems, the AI-based solutions fun... Read more
‘Videoconferencing difficulties give reason for switching jobs’
Employees who remotely participate in hybrid meetings experience a 'meeting disparity' with colleagues who are physically present. This is concluded in a survey by Barco, a collaboration technology specialist.
The Barco ClickShare survey underscores that employees who work remotely still face va... Read more