[BCAB] Inexpensive conferencing service
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Wed Aug 10 14:46:01 BST 2016
I've tried one called conflab but haven't stress tested it in any way since
I've only used it with 1 person. Maybe you've tried it and found it not to
be appropriate, I've not looked in detail but just wanted to mention it in
case it's not been explored.
I know the app is or was fairly accessible.
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Andrew
Sent: 10 August 2016 10:51
To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
Subject: [BCAB] Inexpensive conferencing service
We at BCAB have struggled to find a reliable inexpensive conferencing
service to hold our calls on a monthly basis and for other occasions.
We used the free conference call services from www.freeconferencecall.com
for a while, and this worked ok, but the call quality was poor and people
found it difficult to hear a lot of the time.
We used the phone.coop service, which used to be Community network, and the
quality is a lot better, but more expensive.
We have tried Skype, but the system seems to break really hard after around
5-6 people join the chat.
We are looking for an inexpensive conference facility that preferably works
with the phone (or if not has an iOS app). Any suggestions?
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