Overview of content related to 'linux' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1234/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=andy%20powell&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Virtual Rooms, Real Meetings http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue41/powell <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue41/powell#author1">Andy Powell</a> takes a brief look at VRVS, a desktop video-conferencing tool that can be used to support collaborative activities between groups of geographically distributed researchers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>As a child I can remember watching an episode of <em>Tomorrow's World</em> (the BBC's weekly popular science programme of the time) [<a href="#1">1</a>] that showed the use of a video phone and how people would soon actually be able to see the person to whom they were talking.&nbsp; "Wow," I thought, "that is the future."</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue41/powell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue41 tooled up andy powell bbc jisc ukerna ukoln university of manchester browser further education infrastructure java linux mobile operating system passwords quicktime research software url video videoconferencing windows Fri, 29 Oct 2004 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1089 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk