Archive for date: September 16, 2009

Why work for a game any company like this?

September 16, 2009 | General, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

This link is making the rounds of a couple of different mailing lists I’m on. Activision games to bypass consoles – News at GameSpot When he wasn’t promoting the company’s games or technology, Kotick was celebrating its laserlike focus on the bottom line. He pointed to changes he implemented in the past as being particularly […]

Codec2 – Open Source Low Bit Rate Speech Codec

September 16, 2009 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

David Rowe is working on a very cool project that should be of interest to hams with an interest in digital communications. He’s creating an open source, low bit rate speech codec. His target is a usable 2400 bps codec that is free from patent issues, and that can be used in situations similar to […]