Here are three simple tips (along with some convincing before and afters to seal the deal) to improve your webcam video picture.‘s Work Flow series who are staring directly down at their web camera, nose hairs and all. Never sit with your back to a window while doing an online video conversation or meeting unless you also have light on the front of your face to balance things out (a backlit shot is not a good shot).

If you’re looking down at your camera, the person you’re calling is looking up at you. Set your computer (if you’re on a laptop) on a few books so that you’re looking slightly up at the web camera. Just a few years ago the i Sight, Apple’s built-in cam, was excellent quality.

Not only will this tip make your image look better–and slim down that double chin if you have one–it will be easier to focus on the conversation instead of the empty space in front of you.2. However, many external web cameras have far surpassed this technology.

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The terms of use specify that users be at least 18 or have parental permission to use the tool, but tweens and young teens are broadcasting.

Privacy issues abound as users have no control over who views their broadcasts, and all their clicks and interactions as a viewer could be collected or shared.

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I don't recognize the number, but that's normal.

What's weird is it's a video call, from someone using Duo, Google's video chat app available today for i OS and Android.

Buying a USB-powered microphone is an obvious first step (along with using an Ethernet connection versus Wi-Fi) to increase your computer conversation quality, but it’s time to think beyond that.

With many employers relying on video chat software to keep employees connected, individuals using webcams to produce expert how-to videos, and television broadcasters depending on this technology to beam guests in from all over the world, it’s no longer just good enough to be happy that your connection works.

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