• Will Zoom Apps be the next hot startup platform?

    9 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    When Zoom announced Zapps last month - the name has since been wisely changed to Zoom Apps - VC Twitter immediately began speculating that Zoom could make the leap from successful video conferencing service to becoming a launching pad for startup innovation. It certainly caught the attention of former TechCrunch writer and current investor at Signal Fire Josh Constine, who tweeted that “Zoom's new ‘Zapps' app platform will crush or king-make lots of startups.”
    Zoom's new "Zapps" app platform will crush or king-make lots of startups.
    Dark day for virtual event ticketing apps, since Zoom is...
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  • Zoom's new security feature will help solidify its position as an innovator in the video conferencing space

    Zoom's new security feature will help solidify its position as an innovator in the video conferencing space

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The video conferencing provider announced the launch of a new security enhancement in a recent blog post , which permits Zoom users to temporarily halt meetings to block the sharing of improper content and remove disruptive individuals from calls, per The Verge. For context, "Zoombombing" refers to the practice of bad actors infiltrating Zoom calls to display distressing or otherwise inappropriate content to meeting participants.
    With Zoom usage surging amid the pandemic, the video conferencing provider's new security feature could play a key role in limiting virtual...
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