Ideas: 10 Ways to Have Productive Zoom Meetings, Even With Kids in the Mix

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Read Roee Ganot list 10 ways in which you can have productive Zoom meetings on Entrepreneur : Holding productive Zoom meetings from a home office can be challenging, but with […].

How to Lead Better Remote Meetings

CEB IT

All meetings are not created equal. Each type of meeting requires a different approach. What we’ve learned over our centuries is a lot about remote meetings and how to make them effective. And all meetings are not created equal. Each type of meeting requires a different approach. For example, a team meeting requires one approach and a 1:1 quite a different one. Remote meetings 101: Examine the culture. Consider unconventional meeting lengths.

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Google Meet hardware promises AI features starting at $2,700

Venture Beast

Google today unveiled Google Meet Series One, meeting room hardware that brings its AI-powered video calling features to businesses. AI Business Cloud Dev Enterprise Media Security category-/Computers & Electronics Chrome OS G Suite Google Google Meet

OODAloop Network Benefit: Direct participation with other members in monthly research meetings

CTOvision

OODA Network members are invited to participate in a monthly video meetings to discuss items of common concern to our membership. These highly collaborative sessions are great ways for our […]. CTO News Elevate OODA Wickr

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

MeetinVR launches online VR meetings with ?superpowers?

Venture Beast

We can probably agree that Zoom meetings, while vital during the lockdown, aren't thrilling. So MeetinVR is taking those meetings into VR. AR/VR Business category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Science/Engineering & Technology Cristian Anton MeetInVR online meetings Varjo virtual reality zoomRead More.

Zoom adds tools to let you block, report people disrupting your meetings

CTOvision

Zoom on Monday released new features designed to remove and report “Zoombombers,” or uninvited attendees who break into and disrupt meetings.

ProBeat: Google Meet is the new Google+

Venture Beast

In chasing Zoom, Google is treating Google Meet like Google+: adding features like no tomorrow and integrating it everwhere possible. Business Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Mobile category-/Online Communities gmail Google Google Hangouts Google Meet Google Plus Microsoft Microsoft Teams ProBeat zoomRead More.

Google details 50 new Classroom and Meet features for the pandemic school year

Venture Beast

Google is giving educators new Google Classroom and Google Meet features, plus Assignments, a tech toolkit for families, and a Chrome OS update. Business Cloud Dev Enterprise Media Mobile Security category-/Jobs & Education/Education Chrome OS G Suite Google Google Classroom Google Meet

Zoom: These new features will prevent trolls and meeting-crashers

Tech Republic Security

Zoom hosts can now pause a meeting while they remove a disruptive participant, and a new web-scanning tool will seek out compromised meeting links

Holographic VR meetings just became real, whether you’re ready or not

Venture Beast

Thanks to standalone VR headsets and free holographic meeting software, employees can now attend gatherings from home -- but some practical hurdles remain. AR/VR Business Enterprise Mobile Social category-/Computers & Electronics/Consumer Electronics category-/Science/Engineering & Technology gathering holographic Meeting Oculus Quest Spatial virtual meeting VR work from home working from home

Cold Calling Tips and Tricks

In recent years, cold calling has become synonymous with rejection and failure. But the numbers aren't that clear; while less than 2% of today’s cold calls actually result in meetings, 78% of decision-makers have taken an appointment or attended an event as a result of a cold call. What’s the verdict?

How to create a custom background on Google Meet

Mashable VR

Google has finally caught up with Microsoft Teams and Zoom and rolled out the ability to change your background on a Google Meet call made using the Chrome browser to a customized option. Google Meet Tech Consumer Tech

Chili Piper raises $18 million to automatically schedule sales lead meetings

Venture Beast

Startup Chili Piper has raised $18 million to further develop its suite of tools that help automate meeting times for sales prospects. Read More.

How to share your screen on Google Meet

Mashable VR

One of Google Meet's niftiest features is the ability to share your screen with others when you're on a video call. How to find the screen-sharing options on a Google Meet call. More about Google , Google Meet , Tech , and Big Tech Companies.

How to start Google Meet video meeting

TechnoBezz

Google Meet is an online video conferencing service. You can host a video meeting for free with your personal Gmail, allowing you to hold a 60-minute conference. If you’re looking to host a meeting and you don’t where to start from, then here’s how to start Google Meet video meeting on PC and Mobile devices. See also: How to pin, mute and unmute Google Meet participants. Start a Google Meet video meeting on Desktop PC.

When ERP Meets Blockchain

IT Toolbox

We are at the start of a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) digital transformation with the introduction of blockchain technology, best known as a digital ledger (think distributed database) behind cryptocurrency. However, businesses are adopting blockchain as a trusted system through which to share records with partners. That’s where you’ll see blockchain enter the

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

How to manage Google Meet video settings

TechnoBezz

Google Meet is a very useful tool, and people use it to have meetings when all the participants cannot meet in person. Another way to use Google Meet is when teachers are having their lectures but cannot be in the same place as the students. How To Google Meet

Meeting Exposes Shortcomings In Government’s AI Plans

CTOvision

Read Ronald Schmelzer’s article in Forbes about the White House’s plans to support and grow the AI industry in the United States. Governments around the world are getting increasingly more […]. Artificial Intelligence AI forbes machine learning ML news ronald schmelzer

Microsoft expands Teams with meetings apps and low-code tools

Venture Beast

Microsoft Teams apps for meetings, Power Apps for Teams, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents, and Dataverse are generally available. Read More.

7 ways to access Google Meet

Tech Republic Cloud

Google not only lets you start Meet sessions from Android, iOS, or Chrome on the web, but also lets you access Meet from other apps

How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Google Meet noise cancellation is rolling out now ? here?s how it works

Venture Beast

Google Meet is getting AI-powered noise cancellation for Android, iOS, and the web. AI Business Cloud Enterprise Entrepreneur Media Security category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Google Google Meet machine learning noise cancellation supervised learningHere is how Google built its cloud denoiser and how it works. Read More.

Spatial gives enterprises free access to holographic AR/VR meeting app

Venture Beast

The collaborative XR meeting and productivity app will be available to enterprises for a multi-month free trial, including support for PC and phone users. AR/VR Business Enterprise Mobile Social AR category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Science/Engineering & Technology collaboration collaborative enterprise Meeting productivity Spatial VR work from home work-at-home XR

Google Meet is spreading to your TV via Chromecast

Mashable VR

If so, you'll love the fact that Google Meet is now available on Chromecast, letting you make and receive video calls on your TV set. In a blog post Tuesday, Google said Meet on Chromecast will allow users to host or join meetings. Still haven't had enough of video calls?

How to use Hangouts Meet to share your screen in video meetings

Tech Republic Cloud

Learn how to use Hangouts Meet in G Suite to share screens from the web and from iOS devices while in video meetings

PSA: Google Meet to limit meetings to 60 minutes on free plans September 30th

The Verge

Google said in April it would allow unlimited-length meetings in its Google Meet video chat platform for all users until September 30th, and it looks like the company is sticking with that timeline. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Otter Will Now Mercifully Transcribe Your Google Meet Calls

GizModo VR

Otter’s eliminated one more step for actually remembering who said what during Google Meet calls. Read more

How to mute people on Google Meet

TechnoBezz

Here’s what you can do to mute people on Google Meet in no time. Muting people on Google Meet. However, there are a few things worth keeping in mind: Any person Google Meet can mute anyone else. Google Meet has not come up with a feature to mute everyone (or multiple people) in a call as of yet. How to unmute yourself on Google Meet? If you have been muted in a Google Meet, use the same method, *6, to unmute yourself. How To Google Meet

How to adjust volume in Google Meet

TechnoBezz

Another great function that Google is offering us a Google Meet. Many of us use this tool because it is an awesome way to include many participants in the meeting which cannot be in person. These days, Google Meet is often used by teachers to communicate with their students, because of the pandemic situation that has spread all over the world. But, how to adjust the volume in Google Meet? See also: How to mute people on Google Meet. How to use Google Meet?

Google Meet video conferencing now looks a lot more like Zoom

Mashable VR

Now Google Meet is catching up. On Friday, the Zoom competitor from Google announced background images would start to be available in its video conferencing service, Google Meet. Up until now, Google Meet has only let you show your IRL background.

Making Theory Meet Practice

Eric D. Brown

Making sure theory meets practice is a difficult thing to do for some but easy for others. What tips do you have to make theory meet practice? This won’t surprise many people (at least I hope it doesn’t)…there is a huge difference between “theory” and “practice” I’m an academic AND and practitioner. I have a Doctorate in Information Systems and have worked in aspects of IT / IS for almost 20 years now.

Use These Retro MS Paint-Inspired Backgrounds for Your Next Virtual Meeting

GizModo VR

video chat microsoft teams skype zoom google meet ms paintMicrosoft recently dropped a new collection of MS Paint-themed virtual backgrounds on the Xbox Gear store that you can use in Microsoft Teams, Skype, or any other video conferencing app.

Zoom Is Adding End-To-End Encryption to Your Endless Meetings

GizModo VR

zoom meetings callsZoom is adding end-to-end encryption (E2EE) to its popular videoconferencing platform, according to a post on the company’s website. The rollout will begin during the week of Oct. 19 and will add features created by a company it acquired in May, Keybase. Read more.

How to change your Google Meet background, and why you should

Mashable VR

In late October Google announced that Google Meet , its video conferencing tool, would soon give users the ability to load custom backgrounds on their video calls. More about Google , Privacy , Work From Home , Google Meet , and Tech. Google Privacy Work From Home Google Meet Tech

Meet the Automation Architect

Information Week

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Google Meet gets its own tab in your phone's Gmail

Mashable VR

In April , Google integrated its video call service Meet into Gmail on the web, making it possible to start or join a Meet call from Gmail with a single click. Now, Google is also integrating Meet with Gmail on smartphones. On Tuesday, Google announced it's adding a new "Meet" tab in its Gmail smartphone app. In the tab, you'll see upcoming meetings that you have scheduled in Google Calendar, with the ability to join them with a tap.

Beyond Meeting Customers' Needs

IT Toolbox

“Give the customers what they want” is a basic mantra for CRM. However the mantra is incomplete. To be successful in business you need to give the customers things they don’t know they want yet. In other words, you have to be proactive in your approach to customer needs. How do you anticipate customers’ desires when they don’t even know them?

How to record a Zoom meeting

TechnoBezz

One of the perks of video conferencing is that we no longer have to scribe meetings. Instead, we can have a video recording of the entire meeting. In this article, we will show you the steps to record a Zoom meeting. Part 2: Recording the Zoom meeting.

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Mike Porter

Perficient Data & Analytics

Mike Porter , CRM and Data Chief Strategist, has more than 21 years of experience helping clients define data strategies and build CRM solutions that meet their present and future needs. Data & Analytics Digital Transformation Strategy Big Data business analytics Chief Strategists CRM customer relationship management Data Analysis Data Strategy digital transformation Meet Our Chief Strategists Perficient Chief Strategists

Get tooled up to meet GDPR requirements

Computer Weekly

We look at options for tools to help organisations comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation

Elon Musk says Apple refused a meeting to acquire Tesla

The Verge

Elon Musk said Tuesday that he wanted to sell Tesla to Apple during the “darkest days” of the Model 3 rollout but that CEO Tim Cook “refused” to take the meeting. He refused to take the meeting. Photo by Sean O’Kane / The Verge.