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- Kenya video-conference platform elbows its way into crowded field
Tiny Kenyan start-up Gumzo is a minnow on the booming teleconferencing
scene but its creators hope the platform will help companies spend more of their cash in Africa rather than on foreign technology companies.
Reuters. Thursday, 18 Jun 2020.
- President Trump calls governors 'weak,' urges crackdown on protests
Trump spoke to governors on a video teleconference
that also included law enforcement and national security officials, telling the state leaders they "have to get much tougher."
ABC News. Monday, 1 Jun 2020.
- Trump to hold teleconference with governors, security officials on nationwide riots
Kristin Fisher reports from the White House on the federal government's response.
Yahoo. Monday, 1 Jun 2020.
- Coronavirus: How Chinese rivals are trying to take Zoom's crown
The coronavirus lockdown has fuelled the market for teleconferencing
BBC News. Monday, 25 May 2020.
- Trump tells governors administration may step in on reopening
The president made the remarks in a teleconference
with state leaders on Monday afternoon.
CBS News. Tuesday, 19 May 2020.
- Listen live: Supreme Court hears arguments over Trump's financial records
The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in the cases by teleconference
CBS News. Tuesday, 12 May 2020.
- Supreme Court enters week of high-profile cases featuring Trump tax returns
The Supreme Court continues to hear oral arguments via teleconference
this week, with several high-profile cases on the calendar dealing with issues including the Electoral College, religious freedom, and President Trump's tax returns.
Fox News. Monday, 11 May 2020.
- Thomas an active questioner again as Supreme Court holds teleconference arguments in HIV/AIDS funding case
For the second day in a row, the Supreme Court has held oral arguments via teleconference
as the coronavirus pandemic necessitated the history-making arrangements.
Fox News. Tuesday, 5 May 2020.
- Coronavirus Vaccine Research Gets $8 Billion in Pledges From World Leaders
The E.U. organized a teleconference
to raise money for coronavirus vaccine research, drawing contributions from around the world.
New York Times. Monday, 4 May 2020.
- Germany to reopen all shops, allow soccer matches: sources
Germany's state premiers will agree on measures to further ease coronavirus restrictions in a teleconference
with Chancellor Angela Merkel scheduled for Wednesday, two people familiar with the preparations told Reuters on Monday.
Reuters. Monday, 4 May 2020.
- US Supreme Court makes history by hearing cases by teleconference
The court's nine justices are set to participate in arguments in 10 cases over the next two weeks, using a dial-in format to combat the spread of the pathogen. The first case began session at 10am ET
Daily Mail. Monday, 4 May 2020.
- 'I do not do special teams. Ever.' Will Ferrell pranks Seahawks during teleconference
Actor-comedian Will Ferrell filled in for newly signed tight end Greg Olsen as part of a hilarious prank during a Seattle Seahawks teleconference
Los Angeles Times. Friday, 1 May 2020.
- Supreme Court justices to ask questions by seniority in 1st teleconference arguments
The U.S. Supreme Court doesn't want its first-ever livestreamed oral arguments by teleconference
to be a messy free-for-all.
ABC News. Tuesday, 28 Apr 2020.
- Can you argue in pajamas? Lawyers get ready for first-ever Supreme Court oral arguments by phone
The Supreme Court's announcement it would hold oral arguments by teleconference
because of coronavirus has a group of America's top attorneys prepping for the most important phone calls of their careers.
CNBC. Thursday, 16 Apr 2020.
- Supreme Court to hear historic arguments virtually in May, including over Trump tax records and Electoral College
Among the disputes that will be heard via teleconference
are three high-profile cases over whether President Trump may keep his financial records, including his tax returns, shielded from state and congressional investigators.
CNBC. Monday, 13 Apr 2020.
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