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Zoom Video Communications: American video communications company
Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (Zoom) is an American communications technology company headquartered in San Jose, California. It provides videotelephony and online chat services through a cloud-based peer-to-peer software platform and is used for teleconferencing, telecommuting, distance education, and social relations. Zoom's business strategy focuses on providing an easier to use product than competitors, as well as cost savings, which include minimizing computational costs at the infrastructure level and having a high degree of employee efficiency.

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COVID death makes teen parent to four kids [Video]

COVID death makes teen parent to four kids

Four months ago, 19-year-old Jose Martinez was a regular high school student. Today, he's the sole caregiver and provider for four of his five young siblings, including one with special needs, after..

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Watch: Indian-Americans celebrate Chhath Puja in different parts of US [Video]

Watch: Indian-Americans celebrate Chhath Puja in different parts of US

Indian-Americans celebrated Chhath Puja to worship the Sun God at various places in the US. People gathered in small numbers due to Covid pandemic at various water bodies. Devotees performed Chhath..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 02:37Published
Santa Claus taking Zoom calls from the North Pole [Video]

Santa Claus taking Zoom calls from the North Pole

Santa Claus is doing his bit to help families enjoy a seasonal traditionsafely, launching live Zoom sessions from his home in the North Pole, via anonline Christmas grotto. Teaming up with festive..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:02Published
Zoom to temporarily lift 40-minute meeting limit on Thanksgiving Day [Video]

Zoom to temporarily lift 40-minute meeting limit on Thanksgiving Day

Communications tech company Zoom has said that it would lift its standard forty-minute limit on free video calls for 'Thanksgiving Day' to make it simpler for families to spend time virtually on the US..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:22Published
Katy Perry and 2 Chainz among stars who took part in Kim Kardashian's pandemic Zoom call with Dr. Fauci [Video]

Katy Perry and 2 Chainz among stars who took part in Kim Kardashian's pandemic Zoom call with Dr. Fauci

Katy Perry and 2 Chainz were among the musicians who took part in a private Zoom call with Dr. Anthony Fauci back in April to discuss the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Harpist brings live music via online concerts [Video]

Harpist brings live music via online concerts

A harpist has been bringing the sound of live music into people’s homes anduniting friends, family and strangers through a weekly Zoom event. AislingEnnis has been entertaining hundreds of people..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:21Published
Justin Timberlake crashes Biden volunteers' Zoom call [Video]

Justin Timberlake crashes Biden volunteers' Zoom call

Justin Timberlake recently surprised a group of Joe Biden campaign volunteers by crashing their Zoom call.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:51Published
Zoom rolls out new feature to see spoken words into caption [Video]

Zoom rolls out new feature to see spoken words into caption

Communications tech company Zoom is partnering with transcription service Otter.ai to make the video call experience better. According to Mashable, Otter.ai is partnering with Zoom to launch live..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:10Published
Selena Gomez talks about lupus with White House hopeful Kamala Harris [Video]

Selena Gomez talks about lupus with White House hopeful Kamala Harris

Selena Gomez and U.S. vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris bonded over lupus during a Zoom chat on Thursday, which Selena posted to her Instagram account.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:55Published
Biden appears as guest on Oprah’s Zoom session [Video]

Biden appears as guest on Oprah’s Zoom session

U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden made a surprise appearance at a virtual event hosted by Oprah Winfrey on Wednesday, aimed at encouraging Black women to vote.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:50Published
Zoom rolls out 'SSO feature' to make online classrooms safer [Video]

Zoom rolls out 'SSO feature' to make online classrooms safer

Popular video meet and conferencing app, Zoom, released an external authentication feature Single Sign-On (SSO) that can benefit schools using Zoom for remote and hybrid classrooms. According to..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:12Published
Google Meet to limit meetings to 60 minutes on free plans after Sept 30 [Video]

Google Meet to limit meetings to 60 minutes on free plans after Sept 30

Tech giant Google's video chat platform Google Meet has announced that after September 30, free versions of Meet will be limited to meetings no longer than 60 minutes. A Google spokesperson told The..

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