I was just looking at Best buy has a free standing omni directional microphone for $50 bucks. That's definitely within my budget.
So the December meeting isn't going to work on the second Thursday of the month because it directly conflicts with Christmas concerts. We *could* do the 15th if that would work with everybody.
On Thu, Nov 10, 2022 at 4:57 PM John Stoffel email@example.com wrote:
"Tim" == Tim Keller firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
Hey everybody! So the meeting was good, but we need to work some kinks out with the A/V. The video was good, but the audio was definitely something to be desired.
Sorry I missed the meeting, hopefully I'll be there in December. Let's nail down a date/time/place early if we can! Wednesday doesn't really work for me though...
I'm going to work on getting some better omni directional mics for
One of those flat mics that sit on the desk/floor might be a good idea. Or an old plantronics or whatever the name of the octopus like three armed conference call phones was called.
Beyond that we had a very interesting conversation about the future of wifi with the 6e and 7 standards.
We also delved a bit into some FOSS alternatives to popular commerial products like discord and options for unencumbered music players.
I've beeen hearing alot of murmurs about Mastodon as an alternative for Twitter (which I never use) in some cases. I'm just enjoying watching the dumpster fire over there.
Elon is a smart smart engineer, but he's also a doofus.