Zoom lifts 40-minute time limit on Thanksgiving day

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The Zoom video meeting and chat app has become the wildly popular host to millions of people working and studying from home during the coronavirus outbreak. (Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images)

HONOLULU (KHON2) — Health experts continue to urge everyone to stay home for Thanksgiving.

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If you still want to see your family, Zoom might be able to help.

The web conferencing platform will be lifting its 40-minute time limit on Thanksgiving day through 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on Friday.

This will be for everyone, everywhere.

Zoom hopes this will allow you to connect with your family and friends..Share a meal, raise a glass and swap stories.

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