Google Hangouts

Samuel Gabbay samuelgabbay1 at hotmail.com
Tue Nov 12 14:18:15 UTC 2013


well, does this mean i cannot watch future livestreams


2013/11/12 Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at kitterman.com>

> Alberto Salvia Novella <es20490446e at gmail.com> wrote:
> >Since the 75% of communication is non verbal, carrying this 75% the
> >emotional factor, I think the value of summits is having the
> >opportunity
> >to talk to other developers face to face. For the rest we have email,
> >chat and Launchpad already.
> >
> >
> >El 12/11/13 05:01, Scott Kitterman escribió:
> >> Alberto Salvia Novella <es20490446e at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> Yes, sometimes laws are like that: people cannot marry who they
> >want,
> >>> for example. Or people (specially young ones) are meant to be under
> >>> constant control. Luckily this can be solved.
> >>>
> >>> And speaking about why I initialized this topic; the reason is I
> >think
> >>> proprietary software shall be avoided in any case where the lost of
> >>> functionality doesn't hurts too much, because usually you'll be
> >paying
> >>> latter for it in manners that are not too obvious.
> >>>
> >>> In fact, this is the same I thought when I realized ubuntuforums.org
> >>> was
> >>> using a proprietary engine; choosing to do so because
> >functionalities
> >>> that were of little importance, and latter having its user accounts
> >>> being cracked. Meanwhile I have the greatest forum ever created
> >easily
> >>> built over phpbb ?
> >>>
> >>> So I wanted to bring out if there is any other options; but perhaps,
> >>> since this affects the development submits of all Launchpad, I
> >haven't
> >>> done in the proper place.
> >>>
> >>> Life is simple and good ?
> >> Since UDS went online, Kubuntu has used a combination of IRC and
> >mumble voice chats to plan its work. I've participated in a few of the
> >hangouts sessions too.  I don't think IRC/mumble is noticeably inferior
> >to the hangout approach and it avoids the first class/second class
> >citizen problem with hangouts (only a select few are on the hangout -
> >everyone else is on IRC).  No age limits either.
> >>
> >> Scott K
> >>
> >>
>
> In practice it's been fine. I really dislike a situation where there are a
> pre-selected few who can participate directly.
>
> Scott K
>
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