Videoconferencing is quickly becoming a communication standard for many businesses because of its easy, collaborative use. Companies are putting their trust in video calls, even for sensitive business discussions.
But are your devices protected from uninvited guests?
Security vulnerabilities of video conferencing recently inspired a discussion on LinkedIn (PDF), [...]
Public reaction to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s decision to ban telecommuting can largely be summed up by the title of Slate magazine writer Farhad Manjoo’s article: “Marissa Mayer Has Made a Terrible Mistake.”
Business analysts pointed to research documenting the benefits of working remotely. Parents waxed [...]
Video conferencing is everywhere you look these days and plenty of businesses use solutions such as Skype, Google Hangouts, FaceTime and WebEx. But are these really up to the job of providing a decent solution for enterprises, especially larger organisations who may want to hook up with offices around the globe?
Recent reports suggest they’re [...]
It’s happened again. Cool, slick technology that first captured the attention of consumers, has infiltrated the workplace. Like instant messaging and smartphones, tablet computers have found a solid place in the world of corporate presentations and “road warrior” travelling kits. It hasn’t been that long since the debut of the iPad, but the progress has [...]
My earliest acknowledgment of the concept of videoconferencing was long before the cloud, or even the Internet itself, existed, and that was in the Dick Tracy comics. The early cartoon detective of course, spoke to headquarters via a two-way wristwatch videophone. The cartoonist was perhaps a bit of a futurist, and his amazing technology today [...]
Modern collaborative technologies allow companies to cast a much wider net, and work with other people and companies across great geographic distances. One oft-touted advantage of this business model is thafrt it allows for the occasional work-at-home-in-your-bathrobe session, but that benefit seems to be little more than a myth, especially with modern videoconferencing technology. It [...]
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