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Live short video chat, testing OoVoo

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I’ve agree to participate in a launch event for the desktop video conferencing service Oovoo on Monday. If you’re interested in meeting, perhaps discussing a thing or two briefly, I’d love it if you’d join me. Sign up and download of the Mac client is at There’s a charity angle and it should be fun. Why would you use a desktop app to do live video chat? Privacy and file transfer are reasons I’ve thought of.

Ooovoo is pretty nice, and I might end up using it in some situations – but I’m not sure. Come check it out with me if you’d like to and we’ll have a chance to say hello. Limited spaces are available and I don’t know how the whole plan is going to work. To be honest, the marketing here seems too involved for me but whatever. Let’s get out of it what we can, and when you’re talking about seeing each others’ faces and hearing each others’ voices – that can be a lot.

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