Tag: video calls

App security, Applications

Facebook brings end-to-end encryption to Messenger audio and video calls

August 13, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Facebook has finally added end-to-end encryption to Messenger voice and video calls, an important feature that many of the rival apps already provide. Starting today, Facebook will roll out the option to make voice and video calls end-to-end encrypted on […]

App Review, Applications

Google Meet finally zooms in and lets you add video backgrounds

April 22, 2021

Via: Mashable

Continuing a trend we’ve seen throughout the home-bound pandemic, Google Meet is about to add another Zoom-like feature to its video calls. In a blog post, the company announced it will be adding the ability to replace your background with […]

Gadgets, Products

This 3-piece kit adds a professional touch to your video calls

September 1, 2020

Via: Mashable

The remote workforce is exploding in the United States. Even before coronavirus shut everything down, remote work had grown by 159 percent between 2005 and 2017. So, you can just imagine the stats when you add 2020 into the mix. […]

Operating System, Windows

Windows 10: Microsoft finally lets you make eye contact on video calls with this new preview

July 23, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has rolled out a new AI-powered feature of its Arm-based Surface Pro X that corrects the gaze of the person on a video call to make it appear they’re looking directly at the other participant. The trick addresses a […]

App security, Applications

You’ll have to pay for Zoom’s new end-to-end encryption feature

May 8, 2020

Via: BGR

The novel coronavirus pandemic forced us to spend more time indoors than ever in recent history. Those who were able to study or work from home replaced their daily rituals with a different environment, one dominated that all sorts of […]