Ruby as Multimedia glue

9th June 2008 in London at Old Sessions House

There are 2 other SkillsCasts available from LRUG Meeting, Ruby as Multimedia glue, Genomes On Rails,

Skillscast coming soon.

A talk about implementing a gem for communicating with the open source MythTV software, streaming and transcoding recordings on the fly with the aid of Mongrel, and viewing them using a custom interface written using RubyCocoa on Mac OS X. The talk will be a whistlestop tour of the various aspects of getting all this working.

Ruby as Multimedia glue

Nick Ludlam

Nick Ludlam is a freelance technology consultant and developer with a particular interest in Web technology, TV and Video. He has worked for some of the top European special effects and post production houses, the BBC, and a number of ground-breaking