We recently went out and got a shiny new $160 speaker phone at work. Long story short – it just didn’t work that well. The sound quality wasn’t that great when we were varying distances from the thing and it just didn’t cut it… it got returned.
Today, I mentioned to Justin (one of the guys in the office) that I was about to start a conference call with one of our guys in a different office. He strolled over to my desk with the new “speaker phone” that he had soldered together in his basement:
The binaural headphones worked AWESOME. Great sound quality and the price is right too!