[tpm] YAPC Post Mortem this week

Olaf Alders olaf.alders at gmail.com
Mon Jun 24 12:02:10 PDT 2013

On 2013-06-24, at 2:51 PM, Todd Rinaldo wrote:

> On Jun 24, 2013, at 12:31 PM, Olaf Alders <olaf.alders at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I think the wired mic would work, or I can just sit at my laptop for the presentation like Matt and I did last time.  :)  I also have a USB Yeti Pro mic I could bring, which would mic the speaker as well as the room, so that may not be a bad thing. It has an omnidirectional setting.
> The Mic on a webcam works fine. If you wanna get fancy, I highly recommend the wireless USB mic xTag by Revolabs (http://goo.gl/TiQqN) . It's worked out great for recording presentations. We used it to record mst when he dropped in to give a Moo talk at cPanel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzyvPqkNKYY
>> Do we need small speakers so that folks on G+ can communicate via audio to the room?  
> I find the laptop speakers work fine for this.

Not sure if the speakers on my MacBook Pro are quite strong enough, but it's worth trying.

>> Should I bring an extra monitor so that we can show the hangout screen to everyone in the room without having to project it?
> Wouldn't that just be the projector ?

Indeed.  What was I thinking?  I'll have to test this out in advance in order to get it right.  Can't be fiddling with it 10 minutes before we start.

Olaf Alders
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