What is Zoom?
Especially with the pandemic, some platforms
have started to rise and made this situation an advantage for themselves. As
one of them, in this article, we will examine a video conferencing platform
that many of you are familiar with.
Do you want to join a conference online? You
must have a Zoom account first. Also, it is not the only case. Many of the
students are getting online classes from Zoom from all around the world. It
does not have to be compulsory, if you want to video conference with your friends
or family during corona days, you also can use Zoom.
Zoom is a platform that provides its user's
video conferencing for 40 minutes. If you have an upgraded version, you can use
the platform without any kind of time limitation at all. In zoom, up to 1000
people can be in the same room.
The history of Zoom is based on the year 2011.
In 2011, Zoom was launched by Eric Yuan in California. Even if the first years
were a recession on the company, through the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of
people who use Zoom daily was increased 10 million (November 2019), to 200
million (March 2020).