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Zoom Video Communications: American video communications company
Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (Zoom) is an American communications technology company headquartered in San Jose, California. It provides videotelephony and online chat services through a cloud-based peer-to-peer software platform and is used for teleconferencing, telecommuting, distance education, and social relations. Zoom's business strategy focuses on providing an easier to use product than competitors, as well as cost savings, which include minimizing computational costs at the infrastructure level and having a high degree of employee efficiency.

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Religious leaders adapt to empty pews [Video]

Religious leaders adapt to empty pews

Mosques, churches and synagogues across the U.S. are confronting a crisis that left many houses of worship empty. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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People Are Zooming Their Respects As Online Funerals Become The Norm [Video]

People Are Zooming Their Respects As Online Funerals Become The Norm

In the wake of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, more funerals are taking place in the digital world. An online funeral may be a half-measure, but it provides at least some form of closure for..

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Sugar Ray Leonard survives lockdown with remote AA meetings

AA meetings helping Sugar Ray Leonard cope lockdown

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Pussycat Dolls plan future via Zoom [Video]

Pussycat Dolls plan future via Zoom

The Pussycat Dolls are using Zoom to plan their future after their reunion shows were cancelled due to the coronavirus.

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Labour leader launches 'Call Keir' public meetings

In a public meeting via Zoom, Labour leader Keir Starmer called on the Government to be more transparent about their lockdown exit strategy. In the meeting with residents of Tees Valley he discusses..

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Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai [Video]

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

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Salisbury singing festival brings event online with free Zoom showcase [Video]

Salisbury singing festival brings event online with free Zoom showcase

A Salisbury singing festival is bringing its event online for a series of "charming" weekly Zoom sessions. Opera singer and Celebrate Voice founder Lynsey Docherty set up the online event after being..

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Wellness tips from psychologists during lockdown [Video]

Wellness tips from psychologists during lockdown

Psychologists Dr. Kevin Gilliland and Dr. Lori Whatley suggest ways to stay centered and healthy as Americans are under stay-at-home orders.

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Wales’s health minister heard swearing at colleague during virtual sitting [Video]

Wales’s health minister heard swearing at colleague during virtual sitting

Wales’s health minister has been heard swearing about a colleague during a virtual sitting after he accidentally left his microphone on. Vaughan Gething had come to the end of answering questions..

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House of Commons approve plans for virtual parliament following vote [Video]

House of Commons approve plans for virtual parliament following vote

The House of Commons has approved a motion to enable MPs to contribute to certain parliamentary proceedings via Zoom from Wednesday. Leader of the House Jacob Rees Mogg explains how this will be..

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Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle: We are meeting in exceptional and unprecedented circumstances [Video]

Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle: We are meeting in exceptional and unprecedented circumstances

Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle said MPs were meeting in “exceptional and unprecedented” circumstances, adding he expects Tuesday’s proceedings to be short as they seek to approve measures to..

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Zoom marriages legalised in New York [Video]

Zoom marriages legalised in New York

Zoom marriages have been made legal in New York amid the coronavirus crisis.

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Coronavirus could shrink office space [Video]

Coronavirus could shrink office space

The acceleration of the work-from-home trend as a result of the coronavirus pandemic could push companies to downsize their offices and pressure leasing prices. Fred Katayama reports.

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Lady Gaga Zoom Chat Discuss Coronavirus Benefit Concert [Video]

Lady Gaga Zoom Chat Discuss Coronavirus Benefit Concert

WHO/Zoom Lady Gaga is co-curating an online benefit concert for healthcare workers and local charities around the globe, in partnership with Global Citizen, and the World Health Organization. She..

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Meghan hops on Zoom with women from Hubb Community Kitchen [Video]

Meghan hops on Zoom with women from Hubb Community Kitchen

The Duchess of Sussex shares a clip from a recent Zoom video call she took part in to catch up women from the Hubb Community Kitchen. The call took place on Tuesday, April 14 and involved Leila Hedjem..

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'My So-Called Life' cast enjoy 'heartfelt and overdue' virtual reunion [Video]

'My So-Called Life' cast enjoy 'heartfelt and overdue' virtual reunion

Claire Danes recently reunited with her 'My So-Called Life' co-stars for a video call on Zoom.

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Radiohead discussing 'next chapter' over zoom [Video]

Radiohead discussing 'next chapter' over zoom

Radiohead are discussing plans for the "next chapter" in their careers over video conferencing app Zoom while in lockdown, according to guitarist Ed O’Brien.

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Standard Chartered bank tells employees to stay off Zoom [Video]

Standard Chartered bank tells employees to stay off Zoom

Standard Chartered is the first major global bank to tell employees not to use Zoom Video Communications Inc during the coronavirus pandemic due to cybersecurity concerns, according to a memo seen by..

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Wall Street gain fueled by hopes to ease lockdown [Video]

Wall Street gain fueled by hopes to ease lockdown

Stocks rallied led by a four percent surge in the Nasdaq with investors encouraged by talks on how to end the lockdown. Conway G. Gittens has the market wrap.

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Jews go virtual for Passover during quarantine [Video]

Jews go virtual for Passover during quarantine

Like millions of other American Jews, Esther Greenberg is hosting an online seder as her family maintains social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Zoom sued over privacy, security flaws [Video]

Zoom sued over privacy, security flaws

Zoom Video Communications was slapped with a class action suit by one of its shareholders Tuesday, accusing the video-conferencing app of overstating its privacy standards and failing to disclose that..

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Japanese University Use Robots To Hold A Virtual Graduation Amid Coronavirus Pandemic [Video]

Japanese University Use Robots To Hold A Virtual Graduation Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A Japanese University has held the world's first online graduation ceremony using robots due to the coronavirus pandemic. Students at Business Breakthrough University in Tokyo didn't get a traditional..

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