Dara Oladapo

Smooth Dev Saturday Stream Kit

As I get to start streaming, I wanted to share my kit resource with you just in case you want to consider starting. This post will be short as I am just going to highlight my tools.

Software and Web Services


  • OBS – Open Broadcaster Software
  • PowerPoint for slide designs (I use ideas a lot to complement for my lack of design skills)
  • Visual Studio
  • Visual Studio Code

Web Services

  • Restream.io for consolidate streaming to my other stream services
  • Twitch
  • Periscope by Twitter
  • YouTube Livestream
  • Facebook Live
  • LinkedIn Livestream


Computing Hardware

  • HP Spectre x360 15 2017
  • Lenovo X1 Yoga (4th Gen)
  • MacBook Pro 2016 (with Touch Bar)



  • Logitech C920 HD Pro Webcam
  • Microsoft LifeCam HD 3000

Mouse and Keyboard

  • Logitech M720 Triathlon Wireless Mouse
  • Logitech K780 Multi-Device Keyboard
  • Microsoft Mouse 3600


  • Dell SE2219H Monitor
  • HP 22″ Monitor


  • Sony CH700N Headphone
  • JBL Tune 100BT
  • Anker Soundcore Space NC
  • Nokia Earbuds
  • Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker
  • Neewer NW-800 Condenser Microphone

…and other accessories.

Special thanks to Samuel Adranyi for helping create the lower thirds video for this stream and his support in helping set up OBS when I got stuck with understanding video cards and how to tweak my PC settings.