6 Alternatives to Workplace Desktop by Facebook
Jesús Antonio Vizcaíno Jiménez- Digital Marketing Consultantbecause it's free, simple and you can connect other apps, like Analytics, Trello, hubspot…
Sheejo George- Business Development Manager @ AeroLeadsI have been using it to handling the task with my co-worker at AeroLeads and I found it as a great real-time messaging option. You can also integrate it on your website which can create a live chat room between you and your customer.
Anne S. Katzeff- Designer, Artist, TeacherEasy to use. Great video and sound quality. Uses less bandwidth than Skype.
Anne-Laure Le Cunff- EntrepreneurHangouts is now more targeted to business users, but it still does the job if you want something that's platform-agnostic, and using your Gmail address to log in.
Zoom is a powerful online meeting tool for large, distributed teams.
Truman TangZoom.us - best in class for audio and video calls. Very minimal to no choppy-ness and awesome features to share screen, grant remote control and recording functionalities. Super easy to access, log in and share a dial in link. I'm an advocate.
Carlos Villaumbrosia- Founder of Product SchoolWe use this every week for our all hands meeting - with team members across the USA and Europe (and various people often on the road) this is essential for keeping the crew together
Julia Xu- Maker. Designer and developer.Used this at multiple startups to have the best conferencing experience. So much of the friction with meeting remotely is removed with Zoom. - Great video quality - Allows for movie recordings, multiple screen shares, etc. - Dial-in with phone number - Intuitive and stable user experience
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ForbesWhat is an entrepreneur to do when he starts a company, sells it to a giant, then suffers as the new parent spoils the child? If you're Eric Yuen you leave Cisco Systems and start Zoom -- a fast-growing Sequoia-backed videoconferencing startup
TechCrunchZoom, the cloud video conferencing service, announced a $100 million Series D round, entirely funded by Sequoia. The company now boasts a $1 billion valuation, putting it in the vaunted unicorn club. It also announced a significant update to the product that includes the ability for customers and third parties to build applications on top of the Zoom platfor… See more