Diane Trout (alienghic) wrote,
Diane Trout


Our lab is closely collaborating with Stanford for the ENCODE project which leads to an unpleasant for me, 9am weekly status conference call. (I also find being forced to get up, frequently destroys my ability to produce any code).

Aside from having to get up early in the morning, and the futility of meetings, there's also the wretched sound quality from a bunch of people huddling around a speaker phone. With traditional telephony, remote call-ins are too expensive for me to call in while I'm still home.

So I suggested using ventrilo as an alternative and my boss was intrigued by the idea.
Especially since it would work better for all the primary investigators who are wandering around the world.
Tags: work

  • Guild Wars 2

    I started playing Guild Wars 2, and am happy their questing system has broken with WoW's current quest design. As WoW grew they "simplified" and…

  • calendar.

    Its been a really long time since I tried to write. I keep meaning to roll my own blog software, but there's so many other things I should be doing.…

  • Building debian packages for mozilla's sync server

    I'm surprised this seems to have gotten valid debian packages with a minimum of fuss for a package where I couldn't find a recommended release…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded