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Screen sharing is probably one of the most overlooked collaboration features. Ironically, it is also one of the most useful features to ever exist. In this article, we’re going to shine a light on screen sharing and why your team should be taking advantage of this simple innovation. What is Screen Sharing? Screen sharing is …

You’ve set up your NPS survey and sent it out to your customers. The responses start flowing in. But WAIT. What is this? Could this be a mistake? One of your customers responded to your survey with a 3. According to the NPS scale, this customer is considered a Detractor. Don’t worry,  in this article …

SaaS companies use a unique method of software delivery allowing data to be accessed from any device with an internet connection. Software vendors take care of the servers, databases and code so that their customers can enjoy remote access to software applications and data. Because access to this type of product is so virtual, the …

Danijel joined the Covideo family as an UX Designer in January 2018. He is a multidisciplinary designer, focusing on UX/UI design, brand strategy and crafting usable and beautiful digital products. Over the past 15 years, he has contributed to many successful projects, ranging from websites, web applications to mobile apps, both as a freelancer and …

Employee engagement and internal communications are hot topics in the corporate world these days.   Businesses everywhere are searching for ways to better engage their employees, and improving internal communications is a crucial component in achieving that goal.   It is clear that most of the customers in 2018 expect video as a media of …

Jason Price is the President of Covideo.  From a very early age, he knew he wanted to build his own start-up and have control over his own destiny. In the early 2000s, Jason was a computer science student at Purdue University.   During that time, he started making some money by building applications with his …

If you want to improve the quality of your videos, take a closer look at your webcam. Older or entry-level models may not have HD, auto-focus, noise-canceling and other technology necessary to provide the sharp images and clear audio achievable with more advanced models. Top contenders in the webcam marketplace are Logitech, Microsoft and HP. …

If you love the readiness of your iPhone 4S camera but long for better zoom or wide angle shots, then we may have found the solution!  Photojojo offers 3 surprisingly powerful, mini lenses: Fisheye, Macro/ Wide Angle and Telephoto 2X.  The high-clarity glass lenses easily attach to your iPhone 4S (or any camera phone) using a detachable magnetic ring …

The two most common types of digital camera batteries are rechargeable nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) and lithium ion.  NiMH batteries can be recharged up to 500 hundred times making them fairly cost-effective and environmentally friendly.  They also work well in situations where a flash is being used. The main drawback to NiMH rechargeable batteries is they don’t hold their …

When I was asked to research video cameras for an upcoming office purchase, I was surprised to discover how far DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras have come since the first fully digital SLR camera was introduced by Kodak in 1991.  Their 1.3 megapixel DCS-100, was only available to professionals at a cost of $30,000.  Over …

Shortly after we released our article comparing webcams to Flip mini camcorders, Cisco announced the decision to shut down their Flip video camera division.  We decided a second article was in order and began researching mini camcorders.  What we found are several sound alternatives to the Flip that can accommodate both business and personal use.   Sony Bloggie  New to the …

New customers often ask us for camera recommendations.  The questions used to start with,  “Which webcam should I buy?”  Recently that’s changed to,  “Should I buy a webcam or a video camera, and which ones are best?”  The reason for this shift is the emergence of small, easy-to-use mini camcorders.  (We will focus on the popular Flip Video Camcorder in our comparison.)  Gone …

Until recently, there were only two options when setting up template links.   1. Create custom links for specific templates. 2. Create default links that display on all templates.   Now, links are separate from templates. Users can create unlimited numbers of link sets within their account. When they send a video email they can …

If you have a list of contacts, you can upload them directly into your Covideo account. Depending on what package you have purchased, you can either upload up to 1000 or 5000 contacts into your account. We accept your contact’s first name, last name, and the email address. Please have your list of contacts in …

Covideo customers using the Broadcast module may not be aware of a powerful graphics component available to them. Featured Broadcast Pages (like the example shown above) employ your corporate branding and direct potential attendees to your upcoming meetings and presentations. Once at your Featured Broadcast Page, individuals can view broadcast date, time and entry information, as well as broadcast descriptions. A promotional video and graphics image can be included to create additional buzz.  Registration …

With our Live Presentation products, you can host presentations to large audiences with up to six presenters on screen and use PowerPoint presentations, videos and a whiteboard to enhance your presentation. In order to be able to do these cool things, here are the requirements:   1.5 GB of RAM, 1.8 GHz Processor Speed The …

When you visit a website, they store a small file – a cookie – on your drive.  These files improve your browsing experience by saving the information you provide for your return visit. This is how credit card and address information auto-populate in the shopping carts of sites you visit regularly. Websites often customize what you view on their pages by recalling your preference history …

Up until now, the only way to upload PowerPoint presentations to your Covideo account was to save each slide as a .jpg and upload them individually.  This process was excellent for three-slide presentations but time-consuming when dozens of slides were involved. Well, that issue has been resolved! With our new upgrade, your entire PowerPoint presentation can …