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Google Meet to Get Custom Backgrounds to Match Microsoft Teams and Zoom

Google has revealed Google Meet will get custom backgrounds in an upcoming update that will equal Microsoft and Zoom’s feature.

Zoom Won’t Use Encryption on Free Account and Will Pass Data to Law Enforcement

Zoom CEO Eric Yuan says the company won’t use end-to-end encryption on free accounts and will work with the FBI.
Microsoft announces Microsoft Teams global availability

Microsoft Teams to Target Zoom with Support for 49 Video Participants

Microsoft is working on a feature for Microsoft Teams that will allow 49 users to take part in a video call, matching Zoom’s limit.

Germany’s Tough Stance Against Zoom and WhatsApp Has Left Users Confused

Regulators in Germany are warning users away from Zoom, WhatsApp, and other communication platforms, while banning some from public offices.

Facebook’s Zoom Competitor Messenger Rooms Launches

Facebook Messenger Rooms has debuted in three nations and will roll out worldwide next week to compete with Zoom.
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Zoom and Microsoft Teams Amongst Apps Targeted By COVID-19 Hackers

Check Point Research says users of Microsoft Teams and Zoom are being targeted by false domain attacks during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Google Meet Becomes Free, Targets Zoom

Google Meet is looking to rival video communication platform Zoom with a new free tier available to all users soon.

Facebook’s Upcoming Messenger Rooms Aims Directly for Zoom

Messenger Rooms is Facebook’s answer to Zoom, with the added benefit people can enter group video chats without needing an account.

Zoom Now Has 300 Million Users, Announces Update to Tackle Security Concerns

Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan says the company’s user base as increased to 300 million each day, up from 10 million just months ago.
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Microsoft Teams’ Latest Ad Highlights Security as Zoom Credentials Leak

Microsoft Teams has highlighted its foothold in healthcare, police, and universities as its competitor is hit with major security concerns.

Zoom Announces New Data Center Choice for Paid Customers

Paid customers on Zoom will soon be able to choose a specific data center following criticisms the app was moving meetings through China.

Zoom Problems Escalate as Half A Million User Credentials Are Found Online

Researchers found the credentials for 530,000 Zoom users online, including emails addresses and passwords from major organizations.

Google Has Banned Employees from Using Zoom

Google is the latest company to ban the use of Zoom amongst its staff as security concerns mount around the increasingly popular app.
Microsoft announces Microsoft Teams global availability

Microsoft Positions Microsoft Teams as a Better Choice Than Zoom

Microsoft has published privacy and security information for Microsoft Teams as it seeks to compete more directly with Zoom.

Zoom Addresses ZoomBombing with New Measures

Zoom says users can use passwords on meetings and use default Waiting Rooms to avoid ZoomBombing problems during sessions.

Private Zoom Recordings Appear Online and Are Visible to Everyone

Thousands of Zoom recordings are available online. While it seems like a user mistake, the platform’s design is under the microscope.

Microsoft Promotes Skype Meet Now as Zoom Alternative

Microsoft says the Skype Meet Now is a better alternative than Zoom during the COVID-19 outbreak because it has less requirements.

Facebook Messenger Launches Standalone Video Call App to Compete with Zoom

Facebook Messenger is providing an alternative to Zoom during the COVID-19 outbreak with a standalone video calling app.

Zoom CEO Apologizes for Issues, Says Company Was Unprepared for Influx of Users

Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan says the company was not prepared to become popular during the COVID-19 outbreak and apologized for various problems.

Slack Now Allows Microsoft Teams and Zoom Calls

Slack has announced its integration with Microsoft Teams, while also adding support for direct Zoom calls within the app.