66 – Zoom

newtoolzoomlogoNEW on the list in 2016

Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and cross platform group chat into one easy-to-use platform.

Website Cost Availability
zoom.us Free Online
Past Overall Rankings
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Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2016 Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning 2016
Top 100 Tools for
Education 2016
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Comments from some of those who selected Zoom as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2016

“Ah, this tool is a beauty. Much more reliable and robust than skype. Always works. My students never have issues with plugins that refuse to load or other problems of that nature.” Chris Wildermuth, University/College teacher, USA

“video conferencing for ease of use” Ember Hanson, Vendor, USA

“using for virtual meetings and small web training” Sharon Wingron, Consultant, USA

“Free video collaboration tool that does what it says on the tin.” Neale Murden, Online learning facilitator, Australia