Plantronic releases Polycom Studio video conferencing solution

Plantronics, a manufacturer of enterprise communication equipment, today announced its Polycom Studio video conferencing solution. With its release, the Polycom Studio becomes the company’s first entry into the video conferencing market. The Polycom

Published on: January 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Arcsoft’s Simplicam now comes with facial recognition feature

Arcsoft is adding a facial recognition feature to its software for the Simplicam, a small Wi-Fi surveillance camera for small businesses and home owners, the company announced at CES today. Based in California,

Published on: January 6th, 2015 Candice So

Playing cam-and-mouse with new Genius peripheral

Need a mouse that turns into a camera? Well, we don’t either, but we thought this little gadget was at least a nifty idea. The Cam Mouse, from Taiwanese company Genius of KYE

Published on: August 15th, 2013 Candice So

Younger execs swapping phones for webcams: Cisco survey

If you’re an executive of the old guard, you may be using the phone to conference call your team – but for the next generation of business executives, the webcam is their collaboration

Published on: August 6th, 2013 Candice So

Symantec takes Norton mobile and into the cloud

Symantec Corp. is targeting the tablet market and extending its security offerings to the cloud with the release of its Norton 2012 product line.Along with the updated versions of Norton Internet Security and

Published on: September 20th, 2011 Christine Wong

Benetton displays true ‘Colors’ in augmented reality adventure

The Web hasn't killed printed magazines, but print and Web are often seen as enemies. However, thanks to new technologies, the two can work together, with online content used to enhance the print

Published on: December 1st, 2009 Neil Bennett

Give Your Chats a Personal Touch With Free Videoconferencing

Pick a Camera Although you obviously can't do videoconferencing without a camera, what sort of camera you use doesn't actually matter much. Since your Internet connection will likely throttle the performance of any

Published on: November 24th, 2008 Zack Stern

How hackers can turn on your Webcam and microphone

The security researchers who two weeks ago warned of new "clickjacking" vulnerabilities in browsers, Web sites and popular plug-ins, revealed a dozen variants of the bug Tuesday. And that's just for starters, said

Published on: October 14th, 2008 Gregg Keizer

Web cams no longer just a gimmick

A decade ago, it was a clever novelty: a webcam pointed at an office water cooler. The first one is still online, at, broadcasting a fresh picture every 10 seconds. But in

Published on: September 22nd, 2008 Lamont Wood