A stand for the Sony DVR


I'm bringing my Sony ECM-DS30P voice recorder to D.C., to (hopefully) record my Plone Bootcamp, and some of the Plone 2008 sessions. I've been thinking that I don't want to just plunk it down on the table, and that I'd make better recordings if I insulate it a bit from vibrations transmitted up from the … Continue reading A stand for the Sony DVR

Review of Sony ECM-DS30P Electret Condenser Microphone


Prompted by an upcoming conference, I bought a Sony ICD-UX80 digital voice recorder. 2GB of onboard flash memory, MP3 format recordings, runs on one AAA battery, and a generic USB 2.0 interface. It's a well-designed gizmo. I bought it on Buy.com for $128, including shipping and tax. It's replacingĀ a Panasonic RN-502, which was a high-end … Continue reading Review of Sony ECM-DS30P Electret Condenser Microphone