anil madhavapeddy // anil.recoil.org

Integrated Internet/Telephone Conferencing

Giving PCs access to the sound streams from telephones offers the opportunity for the PC to augment human-to-human telephone conversations with inline audio packets. These data packets can be used to agree on a common Internet server for high-bandwidth communications, or simply to transmit short information such as URLs which are often awkward and error-prone to read over the phone. telephone conferencing app

To demonstrate this, the audio conferencing application below enhances telephone conferences by indicating the current participants of the call, and the recent history of who is speaking. The application is more fully described in a paper which is currently under submission. If you want to run it in the meanwhile, download the following components:

If you have comments or questions, please get in touch and I'll try to help!