Hacking Kinect for 3D Teleconferencing

Michael Sampson - Currents

Engadget reports on a recent hacking of Microsoft Kinect to create 3D teleconferencing : " Now, a team of researchers have gone and thrown it all together to achieve 3D video chats, and if we do say so, the result is greater than a sum of its parts.

Uptick in teleconferencing

Endless Knots

Re: the volcano disrupting travel and thus promoting virtual working: One of many articles to come in the next few days, I'm certain, this, thanks to Amy Millman, " Stranded Travelers Turn to Teleconferencing ," by Kevin O'Brien in the NY Times.

Trending Sources

Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft Eyes Future of Teleconferencing with RoundTable

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Reuters/Second Life US Congress launches probe into virtual economies | Main | Exchange Server 2007 Availability service » October 23, 2006 Microsoft Eyes Future of Teleconferencing with RoundTable Ive tracked the development of RoundTable for some time.

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The Leading Virtually Digest, February 14, 2009

Leading Virtually

The NPR piece reports that translators are commonly teleconferenced into a phone on the judge’s desk. Tags: videoconferencing collaboration teleconferencing virtual team communication virtual teams online collaboration Digest virtual collaboration What: Story on NPR about the use of video conferencing in immigration courts. Posts to which it is related: Supportive and Critical Communication in Virtual Teams , Lessons from Victorian Technology.

Beyond the Webinar

Full Circle Associates

Raising the Bar on Online Event Practices Monday Video: Strange Meeting (and a few comments on teleconferencing) Why chat streams are critical to live events. Let me confess right up front: I really don’t like webinars. Too often they feel “done unto me.”

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Case Study: Implementing an Effective SharePoint Training Program (Angela Chionchio, BMS) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

for site members - initially delivered virtually via Live Meeting / teleconferencing; since January 2012, have offered online training. -. In the session before lunch at Share 2012, Angela from Bristol-Myers Squibb is taking about implementing an effective SharePoint training program. Angela is the lead trainer for SharePoint at the Global Development and Medical Affairs (GDMA) division at BMS. Key points: - BMS is a large, global organization (more than 10,000 employees).

"Social sites are building the database for the planet"

Endless Knots

Further, the only technologies referenced (again, typically) are the real-time things - teleconferencing, screen sharing, video - all useful, necessary, yadda yadda, but, in my experience, not what makes for profound breakthroughs in how we can work differently in a no-travel, post-meltdown, carbon-emission-intensive, whatever-the-name-of-the-next-flu-is world. Thanks to Melinda Meyer Moses , I was able to attend the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium yesterday.

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News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Teleconferencing has come into its own with major corporations slashing their enormous travel budgets in favor of high-tech video and audio equipment. IBM vs Google Apps. IBM's hosted email, calendar and contact management service is expected to be priced lower than Google Apps Premier. "

Links for the Week: April 4, 2009

How to Save the World

Rules for Effective Teleconferencing: Nancy updates her own list of teleconferencing hints , to include three from Jessica Lipnack: Make teleconference calls as short as possible, and contrive to shorten them. No e-mailing or browsing while teleconferencing. BLOG Links for the Week: April 4, 2009. owl photos by Chris Roth (thanks to Tree. for the link).

Bad managers hate collaboration apps | Huddle Up – Huddle.net's Official Collaboration Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home Huddle’s Bloggers Site Map Archive Posts Comments Email Huddle Up – Huddle.net's Official Collaboration Blog Sign up for Huddle What is Huddle?

The Leading Virtually Digest, March 20, 2009

Leading Virtually

According to the author (Ashlee Vance), the press conference was too long, felt unnatural and scripted, and failed to deliver on its promise of a feeling of presence via this teleconferencing system. So should we give up on this kind of system, or on achieving a natural feeling of presence during teleconferencing? What: NYTimes article about Cisco’s showcasing its TelePresence system.

News Updates (February 12, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

teleconferencing solutions, webcasts). Office for Mac 2011. Microsoft announced details of Office for Mac 2011, with plans for better compatibility with Windows, improved collaboration tools, and a better UI. Also, as Microsoft announced last August, the suite will include Outlook for Mac, which replaces Entourage as Office's e-mail client.

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Collaboration Loop - IBM Launches Tool to Help Businesses Visualize Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 25th, 2009 | Irwin Lazar An Alternative to SharePoint?

Collaboration Loop - Social Networking in the Enterprise: Examples at Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 25th, 2009 | Irwin Lazar An Alternative to SharePoint?

Collaboration Loop - Collaboration is About More Than Just Technology

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 25th, 2009 | Irwin Lazar An Alternative to SharePoint?

Collaboration Loop - Exploring Google Docs and Spreadsheets

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 25th, 2009 | Irwin Lazar An Alternative to SharePoint?

Experiences with Online Conferencing (part 1)

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

As we use our e-collaboration community as a laboratory for experimenting with e-tools, we decided to prepare an upcoming f2f meeting using online teleconferencing. When you can choose whether meeting up in a f2f meeting or online, it seems that online teleconferencing tools bridge the distance, but do not speed up the conversation or decision making process. When you don’t know how to ride a bike, walking is always faster!

Anecdote: Distributed teams and the bane of time zones

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Im continually surprised by the teleconferencing and online coaching practitioners who offer their services on their websites or through their blogs which would require me to get up at 3 in the morning to participate.

Collaboration Loop - Social Networks vs. Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0

Collaboration Loop - Jive Software Launches New Edition of Clearspace X

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Culture , Movers and Shakers , Teleconferencing , Unified Communications , Wikis No Comments yet Feb 12th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Enterprise 2.0 Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 Conference Session Since we build this conference for your attending pleasure, we want to hear from all of you which sessions are most appealing. Today’s the last day of our conference survey. Please take part and tell us what you want to hear at the Enterprise 2.0

A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

You can even use VoIP and your webcam (though I find these technically awkward bandwidth hogs and prefer to use a separate teleconferencing line and use.jpg's of participants instead of full motion video of speakers). BLOG A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka

Implementing the Cisco Collaboration Framework

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

teleconferencing capabilities with multimedia. Cisco on Cisco Implementing the. Cisco Collaboration. Framework IntroductionExecutive OverviewContentsForeword A Guide to Accelerating Business Value with. a Collaboration Framework Creating a Collaborative Enterprise Cisco on Cisco Implementing the. Cisco Collaboration. Framework IntroductionExecutive OverviewContentsForeword . Creating a Collaborative Enterprise | © 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved.

Re-Place-ing Space: The Roles of Place and Space in Collaborative Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Re-Place-ing Space: The Roles of Place and Space in CollaborativeSystems Steve Harrison* and Paul Dourish+ *Xerox Palo Alto Research Center +Rank Xerox Research Centre, Cambridge Lab (EuroPARC) harrison@parc.xerox.com, dourish@europarc.xerox.com This is a draft of a paper which subsequently appeared in the Proceedings of CSCW96 (pub. Abstract Many collaborative and communicative environments use notions of``space and spatial organisation to facilitate and structureinteraction.