Microsoft To Ban 'Offensive Language' And Monitor Your Private AccountThe tech giant is planning to ban accounts that use "offensive language" and will go through your private data to "investigate" users.
Skype, Slack, Google Hangouts: Which Collaboration Tool Is Right For Your Small Business?These three popular collaboration tools can help your small business stay productive and keep team members on the same page.
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.