Mosen At Large Episode 31, Mushroom FM soon turns 10, Main Menu just turned 20, Nest Video Doorbell review, plenty of tech and audio geekery

Hello Mosen At Largers. We trust you’re keeping safe and in good mental health during these tough times. This week there’s over 100 minutes of content to keep you entertained and informed. Thanks to everyone who has so generously contributed.


COVID-19 in New Zealand,1:05.501

MushroomFM prepares to celebrate our 10th birthday with a huge virtual music festival. Register for Mushroomstock today,3:26.358

Seeing AI and Envision AI compared,7:57.695

COVID-19 in Ireland,10:45.336

iPhone annoyances,14:30.137

Mixer demise,20:27.387

NFB confirms this year’s convention will be virtual,22:42.188

Best mixer and mic for an Internet radio station,26:07.446

More on the Envision smart glasses,30:03.778

Waterproof Bluetooth headset recommendation,33:36.153

Google delivers a Braille virtual keyboard for Android,37:11.022

iPhone hardware failure?,40:36.521

Google and Apple work together on a COVID-19 contact tracing API,44:38.273

Recording YouTube videos and iOS bugs,48:09.775

Follow-up to iOS bugs,53:43.830

Google Nest Video Doorbell demo,57:46.255

Reflections on the 20th anniversary of Main Menu,1:03:00.063

Getting around glitches when using Zoom for podcast recording,1:10:36.012

Archives of early Main Menu shows,1:12:29.030

Wireless broadband and New Zealand’s remote education initiatives,1:14:26.667

The Bonnie Bulletin begins discussing if masks for the public really work,1:15:53.384

Easter for kids in lockdown,1:17:47.366

Podcast recommendation 13 Minutes to the Moon Season 2,1:20:06.381

Some American English voices in iOS are saying Yestertay,1:24:21.371

A couple of science fiction book recommendations,1:26:02.323

Report from Rhode Island,1:28:06.968

Dell Mobile Connect and its iOS support has promise,1:32:49.830

Configuring Zoom’s advanced settings with Internet Explorer 11,1:34:10.858

Apple patent reveals they are thinking about bedding products for sleep tracking,1:36:49.226

AirPower may be back on track,1:38:46.737

Mix Minus recording with the Allen & Heath mixer,1:40:12.861

Closing and Mushroomstock reminder,1:45:41.586


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