Zoom teams up with partners to offer integrated video conferencing packages for its Zoom Room and Zoom Phone products in the U.S.
Zoom says the phone number is necessary to help it prevent abuse over the video conferencing service. A beta will roll out next month.
Zoom is not the only video-conferencing platform that allows you to customize your background. Microsoft Teams also lets you to change your messy or boring room into a fun or professional scene.
Microsoft Teams also now lets people schedule meetings and send out invitations in advance, while free users will be able to turn on the 'live captioning' function.
The company is creating a system that'll enable Zoom to block a video meeting participant based on geography in order to comply with Chinese government censorship requests.
Now up to 16 people can be seen in a tiled layout while also placing the presentation in its own large tile.
'It seems possible Zoom acted on pressure from the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) to shut down our account. If so, Zoom is complicit in erasing the memories of the Tiananmen Massacre,' claims Humanitarian China.
The app currently offers end-to-end encrypted video calls, but only between two users. Now the team behind Signal wants to add encrypted group video calls.
'Zoom's Trust and Safety team can, if they have a strong belief that the meeting is abusive, enter the meeting visibly and report it if necessary,' according to security expert Alex Stamos, who has been advising the company.
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Giphy will be back in Zoom Chat as soon as new technical and security measures have been deployed.
As a free video chat app, Google Duo is perfect for the age of quarantine. It also works cross-platform, making it a worthy Android alternative to Apple’s FaceTime.
For weeks now, racists and internet trolls have been infiltrating Zoom meetings to harass participants, sometimes with images of child porn. The FBI is now calling on the public to help track down the culprits.
The free service lets you create 50-person virtual rooms on your Facebook News Feed or via the Messenger app.
San Francisco-based Saint Paulus Lutheran Church claims Zoom has been deceiving consumers by making promises on security and privacy that were never fulfilled.
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The acquisition comes weeks after Zoom admitted it actually wasn’t offering end-to-end encryption, as previously advertised. So the company is tapping Keybase, which runs its own encrypted chat product.
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