Lifesize: high definition conference phone year: 2003
Lifesize was a startup which had developed a microphone array technology allowing clearer voice pickup, and algorithms allowing CD-quality reproduction of sound for use in teleconferencing. These technologies were developed and commercialized for use in Lifesize's videoconferencing and teleconferencing products.
design: IDEO, Palo Alto m.z. roles: user and technology research, close collaborative design work with Industrial Design (Branko Lucic), formalization of platform design, mechanical layout, consultation on other components in the platform suite.