Video Conferencing Comparisons: Skype vs. GoToMeeting vs. Google Hangout

Video Conferencing

Programs that allow you to chat by webcam with friends, family and business associates aren't really anything new, as they've existed in some form for over a decade. But the rise of broadband Internet has led to many improvements in video chat technology. Video and sound quality have gotten better, plus new software tools and web based services have been put in place that give a better user experience.

Real Time Communication Creates Great Communication

Google Talk

Real time communication can be essential in business and is done mostly through the new technologies that have become standard. This quick method of communication has made way for virtual meetings, speedy conversations and a better connected network where people can be reached no matter the distance. We have listed the top 5 software products to use in case of fast communication.

Skype releases a preview of its Windows Phone 8 app

Skype for Windows Phone 8

The Skype team today released a preview of the Skype for Windows Phone 8 app. Available for download in the Windows store. In this Preview, you'll get all of the Skype basics in the new, modern design along with many of the new features such as integration with the People Hub and a combined contact list with buddies from Windows Live Messenger.

Record Important Skype Calls with Skype Call Recorder

I use to work in a call center about 15 months ago and we use to have all our conversation on Skype at that time. Our boss always wanted to record skype meetings at that moment and I had never heard of anything that lets you record these conversations without giving you much headache. I don't work at the call center anymore but for those of you who need to record Skype calls in future can now try Skype Call Recorder.

Skype: Now on your Nokia Phone, but you can’t send Money anymore

Last week Skype announced that they are partnering with Nokia, to make Skype available in high-end Nokia Nseries devices running the Symbian S60 operating system, offering users pre-loaded out-of-the-box Skype calls, instant messages and more, via both 3G and WiFi. This is definitely a great benefit for users of Skype who prefer Nokia Nseries mobiles. However, you will need a strong internet connection as well as preferably an unlimited data plan.

Chat on different networks with imo.im

imo offers video, voice, and text chat capabilities and logins for seven different chat clients including - Skype, MSN Messenger, AIM , Google Talk, Yahoo, ICQ, and MySpace Chat. No registration is necessary and if you have multiple accounts with any of our seven supported networks you can sign into all of them and link accounts so that you can chat with different friends at the same time! Features: A single login for all your IM accounts.

Firefox most vulnerable application of 2008

In a report released by Bit9, Firefox has topped the list of vulnerable applications with 10 vulnerabilities which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via buffer overflow,malformed URI links, documents, JavaScript and third party tools. Bit9 is an application whitelisting vendor that centrally controls which applications and devices are allowed to operate, thereby preventing malicious software and data leakage. The report lists 12 of the most vulnerable Windows applications which required end user intervention in patching the vulnerability.