Oscars producers are facing backlash for their “No Zoom” policy in this year’s ceremony — causing a dilemma for nominees outside the United States. The film academy recently announced the rules for Oscars 2021, including a mandate which bars nominees from taking part in the ceremony remotely. Given the pandemic, this obviously poses as a problem […]
Goats making guest appearances in Zoom calls are helping a farm in the United Kingdom thrive during the coronavirus pandemic.
Need a better background for your Zoom calls? BnF, France’s national library, is offering artistic desktop wallpapers to up your video conference game.
Being cooped up at home (alone) for months now is probably the best time to adopt a dog—especially if you’re currently dealing with cabin fever or long-term anxiety. Aside from the fact that they are effortlessly adorable, canines are also gifted with this “special ability” to connect with humans on a very emotional level. (No […]
Ever since the “confinement period” started, interacting with our friends, families, and colleagues virtually has become more common today than in the past. With the way we live now, our only means to stay connected—no matter how much we hate seeing our faces on our phone screens—is to go face-to-face via video chat apps. In […]
An elderly couple held their wedding via an online video call after their scheduled ceremony was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As part of adjusting to the new normal, employers take their teams to a digital workplace like Zoom to get more done amidst the COVID-19-related distractions. However, there are instances when Zoom meetings can be used not just to interact with bosses and clients, but also to break someone’s heart. In times like this (where everyone […]
With the rise of web-based video conferencing tools, interacting with your boss and other colleagues has never been easier, especially in times like this. But when it comes to attending these virtual meetings, no matter how comfortable you are at home, you still need to look presentable and have at least a decent background. Luckily, […]