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Anybody else hate Zoom? Lol I think the UI is honestly garbage

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Ohhh, hot take!!

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OP - It’s the best of the worst. What’s your favorite video conf system?

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Teams > Zoom > Webex > hangouts > Amazon tool (can't remember the name, it is a pathetic tool and I can't remember the name)

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🙋‍♂️but I’ve heard that the desktop client is a lot better than web client.

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Chat apps have a stigma at G, I don’t want to touch them with a flag pole.

We use google chat which is junk so I think zoom has felt better to me than g chat. Have not had opportunity for teams.

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Strangest place you've ran a webex. Go!

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