Monday, 4 March 2024, 3:39 PM
Site: TILA project
Course: General info (General info)
Glossary: Overview of telecollaboration tools and affordances

Video conferencing


  • Big Bluebutton
  • Google Hangout
  • Skype


  • Multipoint video/audio conference
  • Multiple users can share their webcam at the same time.
  • No built-in limit on the number of simultaneously active webcams.
  • Public and private written chat
  • Document sharing (PDF or Office documents)
  • Desktop Sharing
  • Whiteboard
  • Recording (slides + audio + chat) for later playback

Useful for

  • Communication between two or more people
  • Document sharing => collaboration and talking about the content of documents