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3 Ways to Get Students Involved, Excited And Informed About the Election

Monica Gray | Posted 10.20.2016 | Education
Monica Gray

It is a question posed daily by students to teachers across the country. Sometimes, the answer can seem a bit esoteric: "Yes, Johnny, you will need calculus in the real world." But providing an answer to pupils in today's civics classrooms should be far easier and direct since these kids are literally witnessing one of the most combative and contested presidential elections in history.

Live Video Chat Could Soon Replace The 911 Call

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 03.16.2016 | Technology

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israelis can now use their smartphones to make live video distress calls to emergency responders, a first-of-its-kind service tha...

7 Tech Savvy Ways to Keep Your Teeming Customers Satisfied

Toby Nwazor | Posted 01.25.2017 | Business
Toby Nwazor

To stay ahead of the competition, you need to go beyond the traditional customer care and retention services. You need to satisfy the teeming number of customers at hand. Doing that that requires an upgrade, else you will lose them to your competitors.

This New Platform Allows You To See Your Doctor Without Leaving Your Couch

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.14.2014 | Healthy Living

Hospital visits are typically marked by the traditional magazine read in the waiting room and face-to-face chats with nurses, but more and more people...

Hearing the Voice of the Deaf Community

Lydia L. Callis | Posted 12.22.2014 | Impact
Lydia L. Callis

Using the tools of the modern age, the deaf community is able to amplify its voice. Finally, the mainstream world is staring to listen.

Will Video Chat Destroy the Doctor-Patient Relationship?

Danea Horn | Posted 08.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Danea Horn

Given past blunders, we have a ways to go with the industry as a whole, but I know that it is possible to integrate technology, maybe even video chat, with compassionate care.

Facebook Developing Its Own Snapchat: Report

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc is developing its own video-chat app, known internally as Slingshot, after its failed attempt to acquire mobile mess...

Back to the future with social chat app Rabbit

Guy Cimbalo | Posted 05.06.2013 | Small Business
Guy Cimbalo

Among the many sci-fi promises of the past - jet packs and holidays on the moon come to mind - the video phone is one of the few that really has happe...

Starbucks Tests Ordering Via Video Chat

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 02.21.2013 | Business

A few Starbucks drive-thru locations in Washington and Nevada have recently started to experiment with a technology more closely associated with long-...

TechScape: Can You Watchitoo?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 04.03.2013 | Technology

Whether Zarom and Watchitoo will take off and succeed beyond his wildest imagination cannot be predicted with any certainty. However, given the perpetual plethora of Zarom successes, I would definitely not bet against him.

Sean Parker: 'Now Is The Most Toxic Time Ever In Silicon Valley'

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.02.2012 | Technology

Being head honcho of a start-up has rarely been described as "easy." Sean Parker, former hacker and Silicon Valley legend, described his own turbul...

Beyond School Walls: Connecting Students and Teachers Around the World

Troy Tenhet | Posted 10.23.2012 | Education
Troy Tenhet

Eleven years ago, at the beginning of my career as a teacher, my students and I were isolated in my classroom. But video networking technologies have transformed the educational experience, literally connecting my classroom to the entire world.

WATCH: Airtime Is The New Chatroulette

Posted 08.07.2012 | Comedy

Airtime, the new service that two Napster founders launched earlier this week, allows you to video chat with your Facebook friends or be matched up wi...

Oh Look Who's Hanging Out On Airtime...

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.06.2012 | Technology

Airtime, a video-chatting app that was officially unveiled on Tuesday, syncs with Facebook and was created by Facebook's first president and early inv...

Should Students Be Allowed To Attend Class Via Video Chat?

By Angel Idowu Angel is a high school reporter for The Mash, a weekly teen publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools. Many students d...

Colleges Use Social Media, Technology To Recruit Prospective Students

| Ryan Lytle | Posted 12.17.2011 | Home

Each fall, the recruiting season seems to be the same process for colleges and universities: send recruitment mailers to prospective students who sign...

Facebook's Video Calling Plugin Is a Trojan Horse

Matt Schlicht | Posted 09.06.2011 | Technology
Matt Schlicht

Every time a company important to me launches something I try and think through their reasoning and see the bigger picture. Aside from what they annou...

Android Gets A FaceTime Of Its Own

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 06.29.2011 | Technology

The new Google Talk update on Android 2.3.4 brings impressive new video chat functionality to Nexus S users. You'll be able to make video and voic...

Group Video Conferencing Emerges for Publishers from TokBox

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.04.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK via TokBox -- TokBox, the San Francisco-based group video chat company, has shuttered its consumer product and is putting its ...

Drive-Thru Woes: Would You Like a Side of Kooky with That?

Katie Hawkes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Katie Hawkes

Video chat could do a lot for my drive-thru experience. Unless the employee had any weird moles or fascinating facial piercings.

T-Mobile myTouch Delivers High-Definition Video Over HSPA+

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Magenta continues to forge ahead in the mobile market. Today the company announced the new myTouch smartphone and the continued expansion of its next ...

New iPhone HD Features: Front-Facing Camera, Glass Back, 5 Megapixel Camera

AP / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEATTLE (AP) -- After a series of leaked prototypes, it's almost a given that Apple Inc. will unveil a new version of the iPhone during its annual sof...

Video Chatting Platform for Collaborative Games and Activities: 6rounds Developers API Released

Ilan Leibovich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ilan Leibovich

6rounds, our video chat extension for Google Wave, is a flash-based social entertainment platform that challenges traditional video chatting methods with a beautifully designed and user friendly platform.

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Chatroulette Map: Pictures From Chatroulette Geocoded Using IP Address | T.J. Ortenzi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Chatroulette just got a little less anonymous. But actually, it never was. Chatroulette Map is a new web site that uses the IP addresses of Chatroule...

How to Airplane Diet: Fly Less, Videocall More (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

If you can see and talk to our family and friends at any given moment that we're both online, shouldn't we be able to fly or drive just a bit less?