Napa County Jail Introduces Video Conferencing For Inmates Inmate visitations at the Napa County Jail entered a new era on Monday with the introduction of a Skype-like video conferencing system aimed at increasing safety.
Bitstrips Amuses, Annoys As Its Comics Go ViralBitstrips may seem like a sudden sensation now but they are all over social media...
Venture Capitalist Gets Green Light For San Mateo Entrepreneur School A new type of school, for would-be entrepreneurs, is coming to downtown San Mateo. The City Council late Monday night approved a plan to open Draper University for Heroes.
Tech Report: Skype Set To Launch Video Messaging ServiceAlthough the company hasn’t officially confirmed it, Skype appears to be ready to launch a video messaging service.
ConsumerWatch: Group Video Chat Has LimitationsCan’t be with your family for Thanksgiving? A company called OOVOO now makes it possible to connect up to a dozen people on a video conference call, two more than SKYPE and Google+ Hangout, which both set their limit at ten.
San Jose Elementary School Participates In Tech-Based Exchange ProgramSome lucky San Jose elementary school students are going to China as part of a tech-intensive exchange program.
EBay Reports Higher 4Q Earnings, RevenueEBay said its net income grew in the fourth quarter, helped by a gain on the sale of its remaining investment in Skype and higher revenue.
Skype Adds Facebook Video ChattingInternet phone service Skype is letting users of its computer-based software make video calls to their Facebook friends and receive them, too.
ConsumerWatch: More Therapists Treating Clients OnlineA growing number of Americans are confiding their problems to mental health professionals they’re meeting and seeing on-line. But, experts warn there are risks to dealing with a therapist who you might never actually meet face-to-face.
Facebook Rolls Out Video Chat Feature Powered By SkypeQuick on the heels of Google’s launch of its latest social-networking venture, Facebook is rolling out video calls. It’s powered by Internet phone company Skype.
California Lawmakers Defeat Internet Privacy BillCalifornia lawmakers on Thursday rejected an Internet privacy bill for a second time after heavy lobbying from Facebook, Twitter and other social networking sites that objected to more state regulation.
Tech Report: Skype Disrupted During Login GlitchSkype has released a new version of its program after some users were unable to sign in.