Welcome to Squares TV where you can find tools, technical help and inspiration for your online workshops, presentations and live streams.
"Our most popular activity is called “How to rob a bank”. On our live stream we have a totaliser, and as they start to steal money from this fictional bank, the totaliser cranks up"
Craig Steele and Daniel Devine run sophisticated online workshops for schools and businesses, on advanced technical subjects like AI and cyber security.Watch the Interview
audio Pro Audio Guide for Live Music Streamers January 2022
Michael Forrest discusses audio latency and monitoring, macOS audio routing with BlackHole and Audio Hijack, background noise, how to be loud enough (but not too loud), software and hardware compression, mixer, recorder, microphone and headset recommendations.
tools The Easiest Way To Sync Mic Audio In OBS January 2022
When you connect a camera to OBS over HDMI or AirPlay, you may find that your microphone goes out of sync on stream. I built a little tool to make it super-simple to calculate the exact Sync Offset you need to add in Advanced Audio Settings.
When you connect a camera to OBS over HDMI or AirPlay, you may find that your microphone goes out of sync on stream. I built a little tool to make it super-simple to calculate the exact number of frames you need for Mic Delay.
Podcast: Can You See My Screen?
"Before I started going live, when I was just playing games on my own, I'd start speaking to myself!"
Jofamo is the young Bob Ross of Twitch. His streams are a welcoming place where he creates art and engages with everyone. If you're getting started with your own channel, or looking to grow, or even if you just want to know what Twitch is all about, there's something for you here.Watch the Interview
"It's really helpful just trying something and trusting your ears!"
Live streamed church services and musical performances have been providing many people with much-needed community and human connection since the beginning of the pandemic. But how do you set something like this up?Watch the Interview
video How To Shoot a Beautiful Crafting Demo October 2021
In this video you’ll see how to use your phone as an overhead camera, adjust the image with manual camera controls, and draw on the live video with Shoot’s virtual whiteboard feature.
Also, you’ll learn how to fold a perfect origami crane.
I saw Nick Jushchyshyn’s set-up on a recent Office Hours Global stream. He has a very interesting setup for his Zoom calls, as you might expect from a Program Director of Virtual Reality & Immersive Media.
"How do we create digital experiences that aren’t terrible and boring?"
Rabbi David Paskin, aka Torah Tech Guy, “helping people use great tech to share and create great Torah”. Together we begin to answer a simple question: “How do we create digital experiences that aren’t terrible and boring?”Watch the Interview
tools I Solved Admin And Now I Can Sleep January 2022
Have you ever found yourself lying awake at 1 o’clock in the morning on a Sunday, worrying about all the little chores you’ve forgotten to do? Sometimes you feel guilty that you haven’t replied to an email from three weeks ago. Or you remember that your tax return is overdue and you’re building up fines. You lie there remembering all the little jobs that have slipped between the cracks, but you’ll forget them all the instant you sit at your desk and look at your email the next morning.
"I'm either switching live cameras, selecting scenes or mixing visuals. And I'm DJing and talking to an audience at the same time. So if anybody thinks this is easy... I'm exhausted by the end of it!"
Paul Dakeyne is a veteran producer and club DJ who performs every week, live on Twitch. His DJ skills are flawless, the music’s always fun and his stream sounds and looks fantastic.Watch the Interview