Android Auto starts rolling out Zoom and WebEx
The Android Auto operating system that cars can have on board now also allows you to answer conference calls via Zoom and WebEx from Cisco. With this, Google wants to get even deeper into the automotive market.
The conferencing functionality for Zoom and WebEx was announced in May and is now bec... Read more
Teams Rooms users won’t have to pay a license fee until October
Microsoft is giving MS Teams Rooms hardware users more time to purchase a business license to use these hardware applications. Also, the price of these licenses is going down.
Users of Microsoft Teams Rooms often use personal, sometimes free, licenses to log into the hardware needed for these me... Read more
Zoomtopia 2022: Zoom brings mail and calendars to platform
Zoom announces Mail and Calendar. Users can integrate their mail and calendar services with the conferencing platform or use services from Zoom itself.
The new features were announced at the annual Zoomtopia event. In a presentation prior to the event, Zoom says it wants to make work easier for ... Read more
Review: Logitech Zone Vibe 100, conferencing headset for remote work
Logitech announced a new headset in September. The Zone Vibe 100 is designed for hybrid work and comes at a suggested retail price of €120 (VAT included). According to Logitech, employees can comfortably use the model to call and videoconference for hours on end. Techzine took the headset to the ... Read more
Cisco partners with Microsoft Teams
Microsoft announced a partnership with Cisco. Cisco's conferencing equipment will soon be certified for Microsoft Teams. Cisco attempted to compete with Microsoft by delaying the collaboration for years, but Teams has become too big to ignore.
As part of the collaboration, Microsoft Teams will ... Read more
Zoom launches ‘bring your own key’ encryption
Zoom is adding a ‘bring your own key’ encryption to offer better security to its users.
We've all seen the rise of Zoom in the pandemic. Both organizations and schools were increasingly using Zoom to carry out daily tasks. The video-conferencing application allows people to connect.The troub... Read more
New Microsoft webcam costs more than 700 euros
Microsoft launches the Surface Hub 2 Smart Camera, an $800 AI camera (€727).
The Surface Hub 2 Smart Camera is available at Surface Hub resellers starting today. This is the first AI-based camera developed by Microsoft. Light is adjusted automatically, without the editing of photos and record... Read more
Logitech launches RightSight 2, AI for auto framing in conferences
Logitech launches RightSight 2. RightSight 1 enabled some Logitech camera's to automatically center single or grouped conference participants in a frame. RightSight 2 extends the feature by simultaneously centering single and grouped participants in a picture-in-picture frame.
Logitech launches ... Read more
Logitech updates Sync to further support remote workplace management
Logitech added more options for hybrid working to Logitech Sync, its cloud-based management platform. In particular, the update brings functionality for managing peripherals such as webcams, headsets and docking applications.
Logitech Sync was updated to allow IT departments to manage devices an... Read more
Cisco introduces new Webex Room Phone for conferencing
For a communication setup to be successful, it must have endpoints. Without the right hardware, even with great software, the system would lack the necessary components to work. The world is becoming increasingly different, in that staff can be in remote places, necessitating the use of conferencin... Read more