Crap, here comes the boss!

Two of my friends are working on different telepresense technologies. How scary/cool do you think they are?! The time is totally ripe for these things. Years ago, I had a gig at Picturetel. Their video conference solution cost $20k and didn’t work 1/2 as well as Skype video conference does today (BTW, if you want to use reliable video conference software between you and your family, I definitely recommend Skype video. It’s really easy to use and free.)

2 Comments

  1. Brian says:

    I’m not sure abot that ‘drive through the factory’ deal. Seriously – I have to deal with issues on our production floor once in a while, and I can’t imagine being able to sniff out problems with a video cam.

    You gotta get out there and, you know talk to people. Sometimes it’s more the way the place feels than anything else.

  2. Derek says:

    Wow! How cool is that! Then again, I haven’t had a job where it was a bad thing if the boss walked up at any moment for a long time. I tend to have good relationships with my bosses. It helps that I haven’t had a nimrod for a boss in over 10 years. If your boss tends to be a dipstick often, that this could be bad.

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