Latest Telepresence and Visual Collaboration News:
Webcams Grow Up: Personify and PanaCast Enhance Video Chats
If you feel like the technology for videoconference calls hasn't changed much in the past few years, get ready to be impressed.
Lately, more tech companies are bringing high-end or futuristic videconferencing features to average consumers. Over the past month, I've used two of these: Personify, a software app that utilizes a 3-D camera, and PanaCast by Altia Systems, which is an expensive standalone camera.
This isn't a comparison review of the two products, since they're quite different; rather, it's an introduction to smart, practical technologies that could change the way we videoconference. Neither of these is without limitations, but they offer an encouraging look ahead.
Add New Comment
Telepresence Options welcomes your comments! You may comment using your name and email (which will not be displayed), or you may connect with your Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or DISQUS account.
See what happens when YouTube and TPO come together at the Telepresence Options YouTube Channel.