Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Return of the Porta-People

In an new take on teleconferencing technologies, a rotating display holds forth at the weekly meeting. This is innovation at it's best. In the interest of Globalizing knowledge this opens the door to including more global voices in meetings and decision making. Imagine a meeting held with global members who could participate more fully. There are certain cultures who rely more on facial expressions or physical expression to communicate more effectively. This is something that has been left out of phone conference calls. Cisco has been promoting their technology via their voip and video phones. However, they usually only accomodate one view of another conference room. This technology would allow for each individual to be represented in the meeting individually.

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