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The two products have a similar form factor, and similar pricing.
The rumors around Microsoft's plans for Skype potentially make it an even more compelling choice.
Joerg Tewes has a pedigree for successful consumer products.
Previously, as VP of Video Engineering at Logitech, he had responsibility for a number of their acclaimed consumer webcams.
This is what home videoconferencing was always meant to be.\n\n \n\n Logitech clearly took a hard look at why this hasn't worked in the past and carefully tried to address each adoption hurdle.
This isn't an attempt to address a niche, the goal is to be the company that allows home videoconferencing to finally go viral.