The company hopes to make mobile videoconferencing easier for businesses through an application for the iPad and Android tablets.
Joint venture announced Monday is designed to compete with Cisco after its recent acquisition of Tandberg and bring companies inexpensive video-conferencing services.
Software maker says that it will stop selling the Microsoft Research-developed panoramic video camera and instead license the technology to Polycom.
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Polycom dives into videoconferencing on tablets, Asus unveils a new line of Ultrabooks, Twitter to get "tweet" trademark, and Facebook launches an iPad app -- finally.
Two more consumer-electronics firms pony up to get rights to Microsoft's patents covering devices running Chrome and Android.
Cisco holds up well during the third quarter in "a cautious IT spending environment," avoiding the shortfalls rivals have faced.
Exclusive integration "could lock-in businesses who want to reach Skype's 700 million account holders," says Cisco, which has appealed the European Commission's OK of the merger.
Acquisition puts the maker of Webcams and other peripherals into the video-conferencing market.