Google Meet now helps you make a better first impression
The platform now allows users to quickly check their settings and peripherals before hopping on a video call.
Google has now decided to address a common problem for remote workers. Namely, Google Meet will help eliminate spending the first five minutes of a video conference waiting for one or mo... Read more
How video platform Zoom got its security in check
As the video conferencing platform offers convenient features for working from home, Zoom went through a large growth in popularity in 2020. However, Zoom was not only the center of attention because of its handy features: it also suffered from major security issues. The company is still working on... Read more
Dell introduces monitor with emphasis on video conferencing
Dell has announced a range of new monitors optimised in multiple ways for video conferencing. These include a built-in webcam that can be hidden when not in use.
The webcam in the Dell Video Conferencing Monitor can be popped up from behind the screen. Dell has incorporated a 5-megapixel sensor ... Read more
Avaya Spaces introduces “Concert” view for collaboration
The new feature allows up to 61 participants.
Avaya has announced this week that Avaya Spaces, their all-in-one video collaboration app, has added new capabilities including a 61-particpant “concert” view. This view has the primary speaker displayed large in the center, surrounded by up to... Read more
Microsoft improves noise suppression in Teams
Microsoft has added a new feature to Teams to suppress background noise during video calls better. The software also receives the ability to send notifications to the built-in notification features in Windows 10 and macOS.
Now that many people are working from home because of the corona pandemic... Read more
Google and Lenovo partner up to release video conferencing hardware
Google is investing even more in videoconferencing with the launch of Google Meet Series One hardware, in partnership with Lenovo. The Google Meet Series One room kits are made for companies that have already shifted to a “distributed team” work model during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Google is ... Read more
Logitech’s Swytch allows conference rooms to use any video platform
Logitech has recently launched a new device known as Logitech Swytch, a small-sized cable that enables the use of conference rooms with any video platform.
Conference room hardware kits like Zoom Rooms and Microsoft Teams Rooms become compatible with any video conferencing service by using the c... Read more
Microsoft rolls out new teleconferencing experience to Team users
On Thursday, Microsoft announced that it would be releasing the new Meetings experience to a significant portion of Team users in a couple of days. Many new features will back the unique experience for desktop clients on both Mac and Windows. Below are the steps to follow to be able to join the exp... Read more
Zoom sells all-in-one communication appliance for 599 dollars
During the pandemic, Zoom has managed to establish itself as the go-to online communications platform. The company has run into hitches, with customers having to figure out how to set up their equipment for a productive meeting environment.
The company is now providing a solution to this problem... Read more
Zoom rolls out improved encryption to all users anyway
Zoom will offer stronger encryption to non-paying users after all. Initially, the intention was to make end-to-end encryption available only for paying users.
Due to the worldwide shift in remote working caused by the coronavirus, the Zoom video communication app became one of the services that ... Read more