Who will win the epic battle for online meeting hegemony? | ZDNet

The pandemic has focused much of the remote worker experience like a laser on the lowly online meeting. Stalwarts like Cisco and HCL face intense competition from upstarts like Zoom and Slack as well as industry heavyweights Google and Microsoft. — Read on http://www.zdnet.com/article/who-will-win-the-epic-battle-for-online-meeting-hegemony/

IU Report Offers 4 Recommendations for Online Teaching this Fall — Campus Technology

Indiana University has released preliminary findings from a survey of undergraduates and instructors across its all of its campuses, examining their experiences of the transition to remote instruction this past spring. — Read on campustechnology.com/articles/2020/07/16/iu-report-offers-4-recommendations-for-online-teaching-this-fall.aspx

COVID-19 is sparking a revolution in higher education | World Economic Forum

The pandemic has forced universities to bring their courses online – but this is just the first step on the road to a long-overdue educational revolution — Read on http://www.weforum.org/covid-action-platform/articles/how-covid-19-is-sparking-a-revolution-in-higher-education

Microsoft Teams’ new Together Mode is designed for pandemic-era meetings – The Verge

Microsoft is adding a lot of new features to Microsoft Teams. A new Together Mode uses AI to place everyone in a meeting in a virtual auditorium. Teams is also getting emoji reactions, a dynamic view, and lots more. — Read on http://www.theverge.com/2020/7/8/21317526/microsoft-teams-together-mode-dynamic-view-new-features