Always-on group video chat arrives

Two innovative startups figured out all-day video chat sessions, without making it weird

Question: Why not launch video sessions with family, friends or co-workers and leave them running all the time?

Answer: Because if feels weird to be on camera all day.

Now, a new generation of video chat apps offers flexible new ways to maintain always-ready video chat sessions without making people feel like they're always on display.

The secret is to be "always on" and available, but not "always live."