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How Video Conferencing Delivers Education And Mental Health Care To The Arctic Circle

Willa Black | Posted 04.08.2014 | Impact
Willa Black

The territory of Nunavut, Canada is incredibly cold and remote. It's roughly a four-hour plane ride north of Toronto, with temperatures well below the freezing mark for eight months of the year, dark in the winter months and light all summer long. The communities in the north face unprecedented challenges.

5 Ways to Untether From the Desk With Video Conferencing

Kris Rangarajan | Posted 01.26.2014 | Small Business
Kris Rangarajan

Today's video conferencing makes it easier than ever to meet with clients and coworkers without actually being physically present, which can be a major stress reliever during the busiest time of year.

From Beam to Jetman at Bloomberg Link Next Big Thing Summit

James Grundvig | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology
James Grundvig

Sitting in the press area at the Apella Theater on the east side of Manhattan, I looked up and saw this tall, slender, mobile robot zoom over to me, very Jetson-like. But it was a robot without arms or legs.

2017 Called: It Wants to See You Now, Via Your Phone

Dave Ryan | Posted 10.21.2013 | Technology
Dave Ryan

This means the very nature of business will change as all meetings effectively become face-to-(video) face because communication is the centerpiece of how we do business globally.

Cleared for Takeoff: Video Conferencing

Cindy Auten | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics
Cindy Auten

It will take OMB and congressional oversight to keep this initiative afloat but many hope this bill will propel government collaboration into the new era of travel. Air traffic control, we are ready for liftoff.

Intro to Google Hangouts

Tim McDonald | Posted 08.12.2013 | Technology
Tim McDonald

As someone who's been using Google Hangouts for over 18 months, I am often asked to help people understand Hangouts. Here's an intro to Google Hangouts.

Will Phil See His Shadow?

Cindy Auten | Posted 04.03.2013 | Business
Cindy Auten

The irregular weather patterns lately have us all scurrying to find our jackets, snow gear, or even at times flip flops. It's been an odd season. That's where we see a huge return in working remotely.

Google Ups its Video Conference Platform with "Cameraman," HuffPost Implements

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.31.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Google Hangouts On Air, a video conference tool on Google+, which is getting traction from big publishers including The New York Times, the HuffP...

Boomer Professionals Embrace Video Conferencing

Don McNay | Posted 01.30.2012 | Business
Don McNay

Video conferencing is not a new technology. But being able to do it easily and efficiently, with good quality, is new to me. It opens up new ways to communicate and grow my business.

Tara Kelly

Robot Put In Charge Of Texas Office

HuffingtonPost.com | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.26.2011 | Small Business

Working from home will never be the same for Richard Garriott and his team of 25 game developers. Since July, a robot has been put in charge of hi...

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 put...

Cisco Launches 'Umi' Box To Turn TVs Into Videophones

AP | RACHEL METZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — Cisco Systems Inc., seeking to become a bigger name in consumer electronics, said Wednesday that it's going to start selling a $...

T-Mobile Is Now "America's Largest 4G Network"

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

As the debate over which  mobile operator actually has a 4G network wages on -- what is not in doubt is the fierce competition between the carriers ...

Be First in Your Age Group to Embrace Technology

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Don McNay

The New York Times recently had a fascinating article about a car that Google is working on that can drive itself. I want one.

Celebrating Earth Day with Internet Pioneers Robert Metcalfe and Vint Cerf (video)

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.07.2013 | Green
Andy Plesser

Today, on Earth Day, as we look at ways to preserve the environment, video is surely a way to limit our carbon footprint via video teleconferencin...

Cisco "Live" on MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show" in Broadcast Debut (video)

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

NEW YORK -- Cisco Systems, which has a large video teleconference business with a product called TelePresence, is entering the broadcast world wit...

Shouldn't the G20 Just Stay Home, Skype, and Tweet?

Graham Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Graham Hill

Remind me why the world's leaders and must continually jet around the globe filling the upper atmosphere with CO2? Shouldn't we be saving the CO2 emissions for fun stuff?