Platform News: Google

Google’s Starline shows promise and perils of 3D chats

Google’s Project Starline 3D videoconferencing system, unveiled last week, is well-timed for a post-pandemic world but still has a long way to go in seamlessly marrying the i...

Platform News: Zoom communications logo

Zoom to expand in US with engineering centres in Phoenix and Pittsburgh

Zoom has announced that it has plans to hire 500 software engineers for research and development locations in Phoenix and Pittsburgh over the next two years, expanding its engineer...

Facebook Messenger

Facebook enters the videoconferencing market with Messenger Rooms

Facebook has just introduced a videoconferencing tool and expanded livestreaming features, capitalising on a massive surge in demand for video chats during the global COVID-19 pand...