Jonathan Frakes, please don’t tweet LeVar Burton’s Zoom Meeting ID

Jonathan Frakes, please don't tweet LeVar Burton's Zoom Meeting ID

The stars really are just people. Well, at least when it comes to videoconferencing screw-ups, that is. 

With the world socially distancing in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, the former cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation decided to celebrate Marina Sirtis’s March 29 birthday in a responsible manner — i.e., a Zoom videoconference party. There’s just one problem: Jonathan Frakes tweeted LeVar Burton’s Zoom recurring Meeting ID.

If that’s a jumble of meaningless words to you, then, like many Americans, you’re likely unfamiliar with the host of settings tweaks required to keep a Zoom meeting relatively private. If necessary precautions aren’t taken, then Zoom meetings can be crashed by uninvited guests, or spammed with pornRead more…

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