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Teachers in an Instant!

One of the greatest tools of the Internet is the opportunity it provides for people to learn about anything they are curious about.  As long as a user has the patience to search through the “facts,” the material available is endless.

While the Internet is filled with infinite information, when it comes to online education, there is a lack of personal interaction online.  However, personal interactions can make all the difference in how well a person learns. Before the advent of the Internet, people who wanted the best education had to go out of their way to find it and, generally, pay a lot for it. So if the student couldn’t afford the trip, he or she would lose out on a great experience. Thanks to Web-based video conferencing, all this is changing.

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Top Five Reasons to Use Web-Based Video Conferencing

Video conferencing was first introduced to the public in the mid-1960’s, and although the overall concept of connecting two or more locations at the same time through video has stayed the same, the technology has drastically changed.  Starting out as an expensive, bulky hardware based system that transmitted an image once every two seconds, video conferencing has since evolved into a much simpler, less complex web-based solution.    Read more »


MegaMeeting.com Helps CTAI Reduce Travel Costs and Improve Their Training Programs

LOS ANGELES, CA, July 15, 2011- Since 1979, the Community Transportation Association of Idaho (CTAI) has supported improving transportation and mobility options in Idaho. As Idaho’s statewide transportation and mobility association, CTAI serves as the alternative transportation and mobility advocate at the local, state, and federal levels.  Being a membership-driven nonprofit organization, the staff at CTAI is always looking for ways to cut costs and save money, especially for their company meetings and training programs. CTAI has recently contracted with MegaMeeting.com to help them implement web-based video conferencing services and allow them to accomplish their goals of reducing costs, while also making staff members more productive and efficient. Read more »


Video Conferencing Helps Students Be Cool and Stay in School

Education shapes our future; it is where we first learn to interact with others on a social level, where we obtain the skills and resources necessary for solving everyday challenges and where we begin to learn the value of hard work.  Unfortunately, approximately seven thousand students nationwide drop out of school every day and according to a December 2010 report published by The National Center for Educational Statistics, three million non-institutionalized young people between the ages of 16 and 24 are not enrolled in school and have not received a diploma or other credentials.  These numbers are alarming, which is why it is extremely important educators of today embrace and put into play new ways of reaching out and educating students. Read more »


MegaMeeting.com Helps InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA Move Beyond Bare Teleconferencing

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 24, 2011- Madison, Wisconsin based InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is an evangelical campus mission serving students and faculty on college and university campuses nationwide.  With several teams dispersed across the country, interactive communication is a vital part of their organizational vision of seeing students and faculty transformed, campuses renewed, and world changers developed.  For this reason, the campus mission recently switched to video conferencing through MegaMeeting.com, helping them to conduct more personal and productive meetings. Read more »


MegaMeeting.com Helps Plasterer Equipment Company, Inc. Reduce Fuel and Vehicle Maintenance Costs

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 16, 2011- Plasterer Equipment Company, Inc. is an award winning supplier of top quality construction equipment.  With offices located across the state of Pennsylvania, constant contact and communication between their four locations is extremely important, as is evident in the caliber of service they provide to their clients and employees.  Looking to reduce travel costs and increase companywide productivity, Plasterer Equipment Company, Inc. has recently turned to MegaMeeting.com’s web-based video conferencing services.   Read more »


California Society of Health-System Pharmacists Choose MegaMeeting.com Video Conferencing to Reduce Travel

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 9, 2011- California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) is based out of Sacramento, California; however as a state-wide membership association they work with committees spread across the entire state.  Looking for a way to limit the amount of travel required of their committee members, they have recently turned to web-based video conferencing provider MegaMeeting.com.

Throughout the year, the Sacramento, CA headquarters of CSHP serves many purposes, some of which include a common place to conduct committee, council and task force meetings.  Having chosen MegaMeeting.com because of the capability to see up to 16 live video feeds of meeting attendees, CSHP has realized a savings in both time and money due to reduced travel requirements and lower meeting costs.

Throughout the CSHP organizations, there are many departments taking full advantage of the features included in the MegaMeeting.com product, such as streaming live video, showing PowerPoint presentations and attendee screen sharing.  Some of these departments include training, administration, executives, board of directors and committee members, each of which are able to conduct everything from seminars and company meetings to the training of clients.
According to Philip Swanger, Director of Government Affairs, CSHP “There is no better video conferencing software offering the features of MegaMeeting.com for the price.”

About MegaMeeting.com (http://www.MegaMeeting.com)

MegaMeeting.com is a leading provider of 100% browser based web & video conferencing solutions, complete with real time audio and video capabilities. Being browser based and working on all major operating systems – Windows, Mac & Linux; MegaMeeting.com provides universal access without the need to download, install or configure software. MegaMeeting.com web conferencing products and services include powerful collaboration tools that accommodate robust video & web conferences, including advanced features such as desktop/application sharing, i.e. Word and Excel documents and PowerPoint presentations without the need to upload any files. MegaMeeting is ideal for multi-location web based meetings, virtual classrooms, employee trainings, product demonstrations, company orientation, customer support, product launches and much more.

For more information please visit www.megameeting.com or call (818) 783-4311.


The High Plains Library District Uses MegaMeeting.com to Cut Travel Time and Expenses

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 9, 2011-  With a mission of connecting communities to information, inspiration and entertainment for life, The High Plains Library District, located in Greeley, CO has set out on a greener path by recently implementing MegaMeeting.com’s web-based video conferencing solutions into their daily business plan.

Prior to using the video conferencing features of MegaMeeting.com, managers throughout the many locations making up The High Plains Library District were required to travel up to forty-five minutes to attend a weekly meeting. Since MegaMeeting.com was brought into play, this travel time has been eliminated.  Currently used for training employees, company meetings, vendor meetings and meetings with state peers, The High Plains Library District has been able to save money and time by eliminating travel as well as increase employee productivity.   Read more »


MegaMeeting.com helps Dimalanta Clark LLP Unite Remote Offices

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 3, 2011- In the legal industry, time is of the essence.  Constant communication and collaboration is exceedingly imperative to the final outcome of many cases.  Dimalanta Clark LLP has recently turned to MegaMeeting.com to help increase company-wide productivity and unite remote offices throughout their legal practice.    Read more »


DFW MultiMedia, Inc. Uses MegaMeeting.com to Enhance the Deposition Process

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 3, 2011- For Dallas, Texas based DFW MultiMedia, Inc., image is everything.  Specializing in court reporting and video production DFW MultiMedia, Inc has been around for 25 years, providing top quality state-of-the-art video reproductions of the litigation process.  Recently, when looking for a way to streamline their process they turned to MegaMeeting.com’s web-based video conferencing platform. Read more »