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From: U'll Be King of the Stars <ullbeking@andrewnesbit.org>
To: Clem Cole <clemc@ccc.com>, Warren Toomey <wkt@tuhs.org>,
	The Eunuchs Hysterical Society <tuhs@tuhs.org>
Cc: Computer Old Farts Followers <coff@tuhs.org>
Subject: Re: [TUHS] [COFF] Idea: a regular video chat
Date: Sat, 8 Feb 2020 16:06:49 +0000
Message-ID: <2d62a168-fb58-aae3-7641-082d26c16ece@andrewnesbit.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAC20D2PLvd2japrBFCtMZVQQLPw+0-eFWEMZc9nhpm-_zGLV7Q@mail.gmail.com>

On 08/02/2020 15:41, Clem Cole wrote:
> Possibly -  signal works really well and has few if any issues 
> security/privacy/ownership issues.

I think it's a WONDERFUL idea!!

I don't mind what multimedia and video converencing technology we use. 
(Obviously it must meet fundmental technical requirements.)

The point that Clem makes about "security/privacy/ownership issues" is 
important.  Now could be a good time for one to open the discussion 
about their expectations.

Andrew


> On Fri, Feb 7, 2020 at 11:36 PM Warren Toomey <wkt@tuhs.org 
> <mailto:wkt@tuhs.org>> wrote:
> 
>     [x-posting to COFF]
> 
>     Idea: anybody interested in a regular video chat? I was thinking of
>     one that progresses(*) through three different timezones (Asia/Aus/NZ,
>     then the Americas, then Europe/Africa) so that everybody should be
>     able to get to two of the three timezones.
> 
>       (* like a progressive dinner)
> 
>     30-60 minutes each one, general old computing. Perhaps a guest speaker
>     now and then with a short presentation. Perhaps a theme now and then.
>     Perhaps just chew the fat, shoot the breeze as well.
> 
>     Platform: Zoom or I'd be happy to set up a private Jitsi instance.
>     Something else?
> 
>     How often: perhaps weekly or fortnightly through the three timezones,
>     so it would cycle back every three or six weeks.
> 
>     Comments, suggestions?!
> 
>     Cheers, Warren
>     _______________________________________________
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> 

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Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-08  7:36 [TUHS] " Warren Toomey
2020-02-08 15:41 ` [TUHS] [COFF] " Clem Cole
2020-02-08 16:06   ` U'll Be King of the Stars [this message]
2020-02-08 17:50     ` Tyler Adams
2020-02-09 13:24       ` John Adams

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