Archive for the 'Online Video' Category

Subscribe to Youtube videos and download them to your iPod or iPhone automatically

Monday, January 19th, 2009

More and more Youtube videos become downloadable as MP4 video (instead of just flash) – and even more already are "behind the scenes" but at at a hidden url.  This makes it easy to subscribe to Youtube podcasts/vodcasts to get the mp4 files to your video player – just follow these steps:

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Screencasting: online video sharing sites compared (2)

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Here are the scores (on a max of 6) I came up with, after my evaluation of online video sharing services:

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Screencasting: online video sharing sites compared (1)

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

A screencast (a video capture of your screen) is a powerful way of explaining how to use an application, or perform a task – just by showing it. Apart from the difficulty of recording a screencast (and editing it into something presentable), there’s the issue of hosting the files. Over the past month, I’ve been experimenting with my del.icio.us mp3 screencast on several video sharing sites. In a following post, I’ll list all of the services I tried I and their evaluation. I found two services to be great, two almost OK, and 10 others not fit for the task… Here’s how I proceeded: (more…)