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A new app will let children talk to Santa Claus on Skype for a minimum of £10
The new video-chat app connects children to the real-life Santa with no time limit to the call, but each call made to Santa will cost the account holder over £10.
St. Nick will chat to the children and they can tell him face-to-face what they want for Christmas, cutting out the traditional visit to Santa's Grotto.
Sitting in front of my computer in my office on the East Coast, I am controlling a robot in Palo Alto, California.
Peter Leav takes over four months after his predecessor resigned and will lead a company being challenged in an evolving market.
Polycom has a new CEO, four months after Andrew Miller resigned the position amid questions about his expense reports.
The video conferencing technology vendor announced Dec. 3 that Peter Leav, an executive with NCR, will be president and CEO, and serve on the company's board of directors.
Cubicles with low walls, open collaboration areas, desks and computers assigned as you show up for work. If you need to hold a private meeting or make a personal phone call, you reserve a conference room in advance. This is what the offices of some companies are like today--and what most companies will be like in the future. But that's nothing. There is much more change to come.
Mixed 3Q13 Revenue Results for Videoconferencing Equipment Market--IDC Says - Unified Communications Strategies
In the third quarter of 2013, the worldwide enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence equipment market has posted mixed results, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Enterprise Videoconferencing and Telepresence QView. Quarter over quarter, the overall videoconferencing equipment revenue has increased 8.2 percent but has dropped 9.7 percent year over year.
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However, the analysts say business interest in video collaboration continues to grow, despite the mixed revenue figures.
Laura McLellan, research vice president at Gartner Inc., has predicted that by 2017, a company's chief marketing officer will spend more on IT than the chief information officer.
The butt has a name, and his name is Patrick.
This photograph is... striking. It's easy to make a quick joke about like, "Hey! Check out the latest Wii U accessory!" but we took it a few steps further. We've tracked down Benjamin Lok, a doctor who worked on the project to ask him exactly what's going on in the photo, and his answers were fascinating.
Workplace trends come and go, but with technological advancements across the board giving rise to new methods of communication and work these trends are flaring up quicker than ever.
During this decade, location will cease to be a barrier; many types of work will done as microtasks; and we will be collaborating in new ways. What will be most problematic is that our employers will make even greater demands on us and further intrude into our lives.
Motrr's Galileo robotic dock provides you a controllable iPod dock that swivels and rotates, allowing you to capture panoramas or time lapse photos, control your own telepresence, or perform monitoring--all remotely.
We live in a video-centric world. YouTube and Netflix make up 50 percent of total traffic on the Internet in North America.
But there's one place video still hasn't made great inroads to our daily lives: our personal and business phone calls.
Based in Sydney, Forsythe is responsible for implementing and managing all sales, marketing, channel, technical strategy and activities across the region.
Having a good presence on video is more important than ever. More job interviewers want to see what you look like before meeting you, making Skype the next best thing.
Tredway Lunsdaine & Doyle LLP partners Mark Doyle, left, and Joseph Lunsdaine, upper right, and paralegal Carey Ferguson, middle, stand next to their always-connected Skype monitor that connects them to their Orange County office from their new Long Beach regional office on Thursday.
In-car video conferencing improves overdue ticket collection in San Antonio.
Samsung are rumored to be making their Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone official in January, the handset is rumored to hit the stores some time in February.
Instead of sharing FIFA wonder goals or Call of Duty action, a PS4 owner has used the new live-streaming feature to expose his wife's breast and strip her naked in front for the whole gaming community to see.
The Westchester County Department of Correction has turned to video conferencing to save staff time and cut costs, and the technology may change the way new prison facilities are constructed.