needgap, create startup ideas by solving problems http://needgap.com Submit problems for startups to solve for building startup ideas and creating products which people want. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 08:56:00 +0000 Reliable, uninterrupted video conferencing #videoconferencing #Internet <b>Video conferencing has been in existence for over 50 years</b> and yet it's still nearly impossible to have an uninterrupted, reliable session with multiple participants from around the world.<div><br></div><div>Don't believe me? Look at what the world's most premiere organisation tasked with preventing the next World War <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/newsfeed/2020/04/holds-virtual-meetings-technical-problems-ensue-200427125224842.html">is facing</a>.</div><div><br></div><div>It's easy to delegate the cause to the quality of the Internet itself being not equal in different parts of the world, but that's not the only problem to the issues in video conferencing. The problems range from technical to behavioural.</div><div><br></div><div><b>Technical problems</b> include, but not limited to -</div><div> <ul> <li>Internet QoS, latency, connectivity.</li> <li>Video/Audio encoding and decoding.</li> <li>Noise reduction.</li> <li>Echo suppression and cancellation.</li> <li>Hardware and Software incompatibilities.</li> </ul><div><b>Behavioural problems</b> include, but not limited to -</div><div> <ul> <li><a href="https://needgap.com/problems/41-human-memory-lack-of-thereof-psychology-neuroscience">Forgetting</a> camera/mic is ON/OFF.</li> <li>Obstructing the camera/mic.</li> </ul><div>There's no dearth of <a href="https://startuptoolchain.com/#video-conference">video conferencing tools</a> trying to solve some these problems, but since not all of these are solved by a single system; there's still a huge need gap.</div></div></div> 4 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/113-reliable-uninterrupted-video-conferencing-videoconferencing-internet 113 Fri, 24 Apr 2020 02:50:00 +0000