“Hearing-centric design in video chat apps”
Comparing Discord, Google Hangouts, Google Meet, Houseparty, Jitsi Meet, Skype, Zoom.
In general: cropping, chat overlays affected ASL. Captions meh. Screen sharing kills video feed.
Image from page 50 of "Les raisons des forces mouuantes auec diuerses machines tant vtilles que plaisantes aus quelles sont adioints plusieurs desseings de grotes et fontaines" (1615)
Palmer station via https://www.usap.gov/videoclipsandmaps/palwebcam.cfm?t=0
@verity great story with just a hint of both SCP and BOfH.
emotional connection, gender
@zigg I struggled to find the right words to support you and then I found this gem by one of the great philosophers of the 20th century.
@verity at least you're exercising. Credit where credit due.
@verity how about 2L plastic bottles filled with water gaffer taped to a broom handle?
@js0000 how about the tRump Dump Slump?
soliciting TV recs
@verity the 2010 season has a few. The Beast Below, the two Weeping Angels episodes, Vincent and the Doctor, and The Lodger. That’ll get you started.
@janellecshane after seeing your work with AI, I swear that these people are using their own AI to generate descriptions.
Leave no genetic trace behind.
Bi cis male. He/him. Mostly harmless.
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