Beyond Zoom and towards the metaverse
The recent explosive growth in remote working has seen a rash of new tools deployed to support it. But is video conferencing the best way for collaboration, asks Jason Walsh
Work isn’t just a four-letter word, it’s also a collaborative process. A few lucky artisans aside, most of us spend as much of our time in work communicating about the task at hand as we spend actually doing it, and this has created both opportunities and problems as information technology continues to muscle its way into the nine-to-five.
Collaboration in work can sound lofty, perhaps giving rise to visions of lawyers debating the finer points ...