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Zoom is removing its 40-minute limit for video chats on Thanksgiving

Zoom is removing its 40-minute video call time limit for Thanksgiving 2020, starting at midnight on November 26. The change comes as coronavirus cases in the US continue to climb and health officials urge Americans not to travel this Thanksgiving. Zoom is calling the gesture a “thank you to our […]
Zoom is removing its 40-minute limit for video chats on Thanksgiving
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What it feels like to experience Zoom burnout and how to avoid it

As the coronavirus continues to affect daily life, work, school, people are still turning to Zoom video calls. Zoom happy hours, parties, and games became a common part of people’s social lives. But now more and more people have begun experiencing Zoom burnout, or feeling overwhelmed by the deluge of […]
What it feels like to experience Zoom burnout and how to avoid it
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How to enable waiting rooms in Zoom to prevent ‘Zoom bombing’

As the coronavirus closes schools and workplaces, people are increasingly turning to Zoom video calls. Some public Zoom calls have dealt with trolls joining and sharing graphic images, and online classes have faced people hijacking a meeting, called “Zoom bombing.” Zoom has a setting called waiting room that lets an […]
How to enable waiting rooms in Zoom to prevent ‘Zoom bombing’
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7 tips for using Zoom, Google Meet, and other remote work apps as more companies mandate employees work from home amid coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak that originated in China has killed 4,700 people worldwide and infected more than 127,000, according to recent totals. US companies including Google, Twitter, and Amazon have asked or ordered employees to work remotely. Two remote work experts shared tips for making video calls effective. Visit Business Insider’s […]
7 tips for using Zoom, Google Meet, and other remote work apps as more companies mandate employees work from home amid coronavirus outbreak