Re: AOL & cuseeme

Joe (jwf2@slip.net)
Wed, 22 May 1996 17:21:07 -0700


Keith Blair wrote:
>
> On Tue, 21 May 1996 us031794@interramp.com wrote:
>
> > **Connectix and America Online** have announced a joint project to
> > bring rudimentary videoconferencing to AOL users. AOL will begin
> > selling the Connectix Color QuickCam (now available for both
> > Macintosh and Windows) in its online store, and Connectix will
> > implement technology to allow AOL users to exchange still images
> > and even video while communicating online. Software to enable
> > these features is expected later this year. [MHA]
>
> First they kill the speed of the web, flood USENET with spam, invent the
> dreaded "Me Too!" threads from hell, etc.. Now they're going to kill the
> video conferencing part of it as well.. <Sigh> Wonder how hard it'll be
> to get on refs once AOL users can use them.. And then Compuserve users..
> Then GNN users..
>
> Enjoy em' while you can..
>
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