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Enter for a Chance to Meet an NBA Legend on Cisco ūmi!

…to spend time with friends and family when they can’t be together in person. Some of my favorites are from the NBA at Home with Cisco ūmi video series. We set up NBA players and their family members with ūmi telepresence systems so they can stay connected despite their extremely busy lives. As a Boston native, I am especially excited that two outstanding Celtics’ players, Paul Pierce and legend Bill Russell, are connecting on ūmi. Here’s the mos…

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EXCLUSIVE: See How NBA Superstar Kevin Durant and His Mom Stay Close with Cisco ūmi

…brate with your mom in person? Or did you have to find a creative way to get in touch with her, similar to what NBA player Kevin Durant did? Kevin, a forward for the Oklahoma City Thunder, praises Cisco ūmi’s ability to keep him closer to his mom: “For a second I had to stop myself because I wanted to get up and give her a hug.” In never-before-seen videos exclusive for ūmi fans, check out how Kevin and his mom are using Cisco ūmi to stay connect…

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Lakers’ Luke Walton Connects with Dad Over Cisco ūmi

Tune in as the Lakers’ own Luke Walton takes time away from the Playoffs to connect with his dad and former NBA legend, Bill Walton, via Cisco ūmi. Even though he’s going to miss his brother’s baby shower during this busy time, he’s got ūmi to catch him up! Click on the link below to check out the video! http://on.nba.com/hr3u7z How many miles are you away from your family? As Mother’s Day is approaching, give the gift of being right ther…

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NAB: New Tools for News Gathering

…ws, extending the studio virtually as if the guest was physically present. The National Basketball Association (NBA) put up a circular kiosk, outfitted with a TelePresence screen, during a fan appreciation event in Phoenix. Fans were able to talk live with their favorite players, in a “you are there” setting. In each case, the system transformed the everyday executive desk into a way to reduce time-to-air by pulling in talent and guests faster &…

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NBA Stars Luke and Bill Walton Think Cisco ūmi is a Slam Dunk

…that much more personal,” said Los Angeles Lakers Forward Luke Walton on using Cisco ūmi to talk to his father, NBA legend Bill Walton. As the Official Technology Partner of the NBA, four player/family pairs were captured connecting over Cisco ūmi from their homes. CLICK HERE to check out the FIRST video! Want to see more videos similar to this one?! “Like” us on Facebook, and we’ll give you exclusive updates and sneak peeks of future Cisco ūmi v…

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