[triangle-zpug] Last Night Recap
josh_johnson at unc.edu
Wed Mar 26 17:38:26 UTC 2008
Since nobody showed up, or everybody got lost using my completely wrong
directions, except me and Lee, I figured I'd give ya'll a quick rundown
on Lee's presentation.
I tried to get VLC broadcasting to work, and I got close, but nobody on
the IRC channel could view it (and I managed to crash a mac in the
1. Structural Engineering is RAD :)
2. Lee's use of Data Turbine was inspiring
(http://rbnb.creare.com/rbnb/index.html). Very cool tech!
3. COM sucks, but it's a beautiful thing, for sure... (He's using COM in
python to talk to data acquisition software)
I'm sure Lee can fill in some of the finer details.
We all need to prod Lee to put his slides up online somewhere. He's got
some embedded video (very cool embedded video of tests in progress), so
it's not as easy as just saving it to HTML, but he should really do it,
it was a great presentation... that you all missed, and should be
kicking yourselves over. ;)
We didn't talk about meeting days. Personally, I have trouble with
Wednesdays only because I occasionally (once every 4 or 6 weeks) play
Texas Hold'em with some friends of mine on Wednesday nights (not a big
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