How Cell Phones and Tablets Enable Telework

Tech Soup Blog

To be able to telework, people usually need five things: a computer or tablet, broadband Internet, access to work email, access to work documents, and a phone. The processing power of our mobile phones roughly doubles every 18 months as does storage capacity, as do Internet speeds with the advent of faster 4G and 4G LTE mobile networks. Tools like WebEx, GoToMeeting , and ReadyTalk are all optimized for the small screen. Often our best contact lists are now on our phones.

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App Recommendations from the TechSoup Staff

Tech Soup Blog

I have gobs of apps on my phone, but I doubt that I actually use more than 10 of them on a daily basis. WebEx GoToMeeting is also an online conferencing app. I have a Nokia Windows 8 phone. mobile phone cell phones apps tablets We thought it might be fun to share with you some TechSoup staff recommendations for apps beyond the usual suspects : Facebook, Google Maps, Twitter, YouTube, Gmail, Pandora, iTunes, and Google Play.

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What You Need to Know About Video Interviews

Web Courseworks Associations

These products are ones like Zoom, WebEx, and GoToMeeting. Gone are the phone screens where one knows two minutes in the candidate is not a good fit for the open role. Through the pandemic, everyone is learning to get more and more used to being on video.

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75 Mobile Apps to Jump-Start Your Nonprofit's Productivity in 2015

Tech Soup Blog

Cisco's WebEx app allows you to connect to meetings via your mobile device, AnyConnect lets you connect to Cisco VPN networks, and Jabber is an integrated instant messaging app. WebEx Meetings ( iOS , Android , and Windows ). Phone Swipe ( iOS and Android ; free). Your work doesn't stop just because you're out of the office. If you're traveling, attending conferences, or working in the field, you still need to get things done.

Connect with TechSoup at NCVS!

Tech Soup Blog

WebEx and GoToMeeting , available through TechSoup, offer free iPad apps and easy availability on mobile devices. Facebook — We post frequently to our TechSoup Facebook page from our laptops, tablets and phones by tagging @TechSoup in our updates. This post was written by Evonne Heyning , part of TechSoup's Community team.

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Goin' to Meetin'

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

Prior to trying out GoToMeeting , we had evaluated and used to other Web-based meeting tools, WebEx and Avecomm. For example, Webex provides a "WhiteBoard" for setting up the meeting agenda on. Webex has a special format for showing Powerpoint presentations. Instead of paying by the minute, your subscription gives you unlimited minutes - of both the phone conferencing system and the web-based presentation system.

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Case Study: NPower Michigan and Board Collaboration Tools

NTEN

Sometimes it was so rudimentary that someone would put a cell phone on speaker, and folks would dial in, and everyone could participate, but it worked.” It’s not a web meeting tool (like WebEx or ReadyTalk), but if you get people to hit refresh on an agenda or minutes, they can see the changes. [Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from a case study that first appeared in the March 2011 issue of NTEN:Change.

The search for good web conferencing, take 2

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

In doing a bit more research (which I guess I hadn’ t done this summer) it turns out that Webex seems to allow desktop sharing with Linux.

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Using Web Conferencing Software To Create A Screencast

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Nor I have been able to find his phone number or email to ask him directly. There is a third option - which is expensive - is to use a device like Telos to record from the phone directly into the computer. Tech Support told me that Webex uses a non-standard wmv format that does not import properly into Camtasia. I don't know if it is from the phone to mp3 recording process in Ready/Talk or it was from having my mic to close to the speakers. Click To Play.

The search for good web conferencing

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

It’s quite interesting, and it deals with the audio over phone issue (which is a major snag) by dispensing with two-way audio entirely, and just using one-way audio. This year’s best of class award went to VIA3 from [link] , followed by GoToMeeting and WebEx.

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