Using Appropriate Technology for Online Meetings

A friend asked me what was the best way to conduct online meetings.  He asked whether Skype was the way to go.  I told him that Skype was O.K., when it worked, but I hadn’t found it very reliable, and besides, it’s no longer free for multiple party conferencing.  My advice to him was:  Use […]

Google+, Integrating Many of Google’s Free Services

Google+ is Google’s social networking tool which nicely integrates many of the free Google products that have made cyber communication and collaboration so easy: Gmail, Picasa, Google video, Google chat, Google Reader, and Google Mobile. This post reviews the major features of Google+:  Circles, Sparks, and Hangouts. Circles:  Circles help you organize the people you […]