If you are working with a friend on a joint project and he is in Houston and you are in Shanghai, what do you do? You could take a glance at TeamViewer, a program that allows for desktop sharing and file transfer. Visitors just need to run TeamViewer on both machines and the program can also be used to create and display presentations. This version is compatible with computers running Window 95 and newer.
From The Scout Report, Copyright Internet Scout 1994-2008. http://scout.wisc.edu
Author: Ray Schroeder, Educational Technology Blog, 19th March 2008
Article available here.