The most frequently asked question I get is about getting set up to go mobile. The set up for a lightweight laptop will be 1,000-1300 for the laptop, 30-100 dollars for the web cam and 60 dollars a month for EVDO. I suggest getting Verizon because they have good coverage.
The Fijistu Lifebook U1010. Its lighter than the Sony Vaio that I am running off of now. I found a sweet write up about the computer on Engadget.
Heres to Alan and everyone else who is thinking of life-casting.
I recommend Adobe’s Flash Media Encoder to transcode:
Video size: 320×240
Bitrate: 100 that is not deinterlaced
Sample Rate: 11025
In your preview you should always check up on your video input, output video and audio settings.
Dealer is a channel hosted by Alan, on Justin.TV. He is a funny guy who is known for his extreme interaction with the audience. Keep watching Alan on Dealer for live phone calls and funny animations. Alan asked me about my settings and how to go about going mobile.