18 Apr 2012

kPoint for Companies

Given the diversity of technologies, people are working in a company and companies are also constantly looking up to different clients to demonstrate their skills in timely manner to get business. People in the company needs to be equipped with latest technologies. Class room training is becoming more and more difficult for people working in … Continue

27 Mar 2012

Khan academy and kPoint

If you happen to tutor your school going kids, nephews, nieces or siblings; chances are high that you are already familiar with khan academy. Sal Khan has been creating these amazing video tutorials for various subjects under the sun from math, Biology, physics to history and English where concepts are explained so easily that everything … Continue

27 Mar 2012

Hurdles in widespread enterprise video adoption

Enterprise video is fast becoming mainstream with use cases as widely ranging as new hire on-boarding to video SEO.Budgets are going up rapidly. And, there are many factors that need to align for this widespread adoption to start delivering the promised benefits. In our experience, factors such as network infrastructure to handle wide spread use, … Continue

27 Mar 2012

Interacting with videos

The Internet has made it easy for anyone to express their thoughts. It started with emails, usenet groups, blogs, and, now, social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. At the same time, how one expresses oneself has also evolved from purely textual messages to simple media (pictures) to more complex multi-media (sound, video, pictures together) … Continue

24 Mar 2012

A face only your mother could love

A face only your mother could love. Remember the first time you heard yourself? The voice mail you had left for a friend who played it back for you? The home video where you were talking loudly in the background? Unbelievable. It wasn’t you! What then of how we look like in a video? Face … Continue

05 Mar 2012

kPoint cloud now leverages corporate directory server based user authentication

The corporate directory server is the centralized controlling entity for all other application servers for user authentication and other user identity management functions. This enables the system administrator to efficiently manage on-boarding and off-boarding of employees from a single place. In a typical setup of an organization: The corporate directory server runs inside the intranet … Continue

20 Feb 2012

User generated content at kPoint

In last two decades, we have seen exponential rise of knowledge. You can read variety of statistics: knowledge doubles every 5 years and so on. The knowledge growth essentially implies that there are growing numbers of people who either produce or consume knowledge.These people are called “knowledge-workers”. The term became so common that Oxford dictionary … Continue

07 Feb 2012

Searching within Videos

Video has become ubiquitous in today’s environment. With almost 50 hours of videos being uploaded every minute on sites like YouTube, we see videos everywhere (http://www.youtube.com/t/press_statistics). Videos are one of the top consumables on the Internet with social networking sites swarming with short videos. Within the enterprise too videos are making quick inroads. More and … Continue

30 Jan 2012

kPoint 5.1 is released!

We are excited to bring out another release of kPoint. This release boasts of improved performance, enhanced user experience and seamless enterprise integration. We have added support for SCORM 1.2 so you can use kPoint with your favorite LMS. kPoint is now supported on MS, Apple, and Linux OS’s. kPoint now runs on a 64bit … Continue