Tag Archives: skype video chat

Taser Video Conferencing

Never in a million years did I ever think I would report about taser video conferencing. All I have to say is thank goodness the person at the remote end was not injured! How funny. One of the taser darts (is that right, a dart?) hit the laptop screen during a demo during a Skype video chat and the other

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Old Days

It’s Valentines Day, and I am sitting at AltamontCowork just thinking about how technology has changed my life.  MY technology, since I am an engineer (MSEE, University of Kansas) who spent most of his life advancing (or trying to advance) technology….in particular video conferencing and collaboration from a distance. Truthfully….I am not really sure if we did (or are doing)

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Skype Video Review

Updated: 3/31/2020 during the coronavirus pandemic. Stay Safe! Social Distancing Works. It took me awhile to get to Skype.  Not sure why, but, I’m glad I finally tested it. The Verdict: I will use Skype as my main videoconferencing connection in the TracyVirtualOffice (now AltamontCowork).  I still have the Polycom PVX as the standards-based H.323 connection, but, I am using

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Skype Multipoint Video Chat

When I tested Skype about a year ago, I lamented the fact that it was only point-to-point.  Well, as I had my attention turned to AltamontCowork (and surviving)…… this past May Skype apparently introduced 5 way videoconferencing (video chat), and today, they doubled that to 10 way (in Beta, see the announcement here) Soooo, Skype […]

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