Matrox introduced the G550 today. Not exactly noteworthy for a largely gamer audience, except for a bizarre videoconferencing feature called Headcasting. Here’s how it works:
Talk about talking heads! Max Headroom, here we come!
I am not making this up. See for yourself.
This is ludicrous.
You have two possible reasons to want videoconferencing:
This fails both tests:
Who in God’s name would ever use this on a regular basis (cute little novelty trick, yes, but long-term)?
Are we depraved video junkies or what?
Is there someone out there who thinks I’ve missed the boat and finds this a major advance for civilization?