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Our 13 Favourite (Mostly Free) Games to Play Over Video Chat

I woke up this morning and suddenly realised that I had yet another game night scheduled for tonight with my friends. That’s just what our quarantine lives have become: endless game nights, during which we’re always trying to find something new that works well over Zoom / Facebook / Google…

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How to Zoom Without Having to See Your Own Face

See if this scenario sounds familiar: You’ve put on your best Zoom shirt for your daily work check-in, you’ve poured the wine for your weekly friend hangout, you’re ready to engage in some digital face-to-face connection — but you spend the entire chat session staring at your own face. Happily,…

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When You’re Talking on a Zoom Call, Look at Your Webcam

Eye contact isn’t easy for everyone. And now that we’ve been in isolation for months, it can be hard to remember how, exactly, to interact and function in the presence of other human beings. For now, the closest most of us get is on work video meetings, when you get…