Marco had to get an iSight for work in order to conference with people on the west coast in the US. Since I am the Mac owner in the household, this meant I get to test it. Behind the cut is the story of my love affair with the iSight.
0.2 seconds: Ooh!
The image quality!
0.7 seconds: Ahh!
1.5 seconds: Hmm.
Total time elapsed: 1.5 seconds.
That's how long it took me to figure out I'm going to have to upgrade the OS on my desktop solely because the iSight requires iChat AV for video conferencing, which is why we got the thing in the first place. Audio conferencing only works if both users are running iChat AV. Oh, Apple. In the three years we've been living in this household of many operating systems, how I have learned to loathe your inflexibility. To the Linux developers at Sourceforge: Hurry up, y'all.