Posts Categorized: Green

[INFOGRAPHIC] Happy Earth Day from LifeSize!

Celebrated annually in more than 192 countries, Earth Day is an international holiday, the purpose of which is to educate the public about the importance of protecting the environment. In honor of Earth Day’s message, let’s take a look at the ways video conferencing technology can significantly reduce carbon emissions and safeguard against global climate… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Features, Green, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Trends

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[VIDEO] Going Green: Sustainability and Video Conferencing

Efficiency is the art of making the most of the resources at hand, and with efficiency comes sustainability. But as business becomes increasingly decentralized, your company’s efficiency – and therefore your sustainability – can become strained. How do you take advantage of a global marketplace while keeping your business efficient and environmentally friendly? Simple: use… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Features, Green, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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Saving the World with a “No Fly Pledge”

Weathermob lead meteorologist Eric Holthaus made waves recently (weather pun intended) when he announced first via Twitter and then through an article published on the online magazine Quartz that he was quitting air travel forever, due to the immensely negative impact jet travel – particularly frequent jet travel – has on the environment.  Holthaus makes… Continue ReadingFeatures, Green, Industry, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Trends

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Why Celebrate World Car Free Day? Good Planets are Hard to Find

On September 22, individuals from around the globe celebrated World Car Free Day. The event, which began in 1997 under the name, “Carbusters,” aims to promote alternatives to car dependence and automobile-based planning, thereby improving quality of life for all. Though the event happened yesterday, the mission of this motivated group of individuals rings true… Continue ReadingFeatures, Green, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Trends, WebRTC

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More Easy Ways to Reduce Your Personal Carbon Footprint – Top Fan Submissions

We hope all of you had a wonderful Earth Day this past Monday, and challenged yourself to tackle one of the behavior changes we recommended in our last blog. We received an outpouring of ideas on other ways to reduce your personal carbon footprint, and wanted to share those with you in this follow-up article…. Continue ReadingFeatures, Green, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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10 Simple Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint in Five Minutes or Less

Happy Earth Day! Every year on April 22, millions of individuals across the globe come together to show their support for environmental protection. Celebrated in 192 countries every year, Earth Day helps us remember that the health of our planet is our collective responsibility and, if we can make smarter, greener choices every day, we… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Features, Green, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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