'for your optic nerve'Vinepeek | Watch the world in realtime
getting 'in the mood'John Cleese on creativity
Seinfeld entertains...Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee
[reminded by foreword]
setting culture freeLife is Change: A Free Cultural Work: Downloads (dedicated to the Public Domain) [Eduardo Morais' stream]
'a little pick-me-up'The Nicest Place on the Internet
standalone, cross-platformWimpy Desktop FLV Player
Note: This is not an endorsement.
'One file. Any browser.'MediaElement.js - HTML5 video player and audio player...
stream from anywhereTunlr (FAQ)
Tunlr is a fun project run by a few enthusiasts. We're using Tunlr ourselves. We love it, and that's why we wanted to share it with you.
It goes by fast...
good for everyoneCome rain or shine...
collection of vintage clips35mm Stock Footage
[Eduardo Morais' stream]
interactive music videoSam Sure & Giacomo | Dark inside (Flash)
'Wall of Fame' includedAbbey Road - Crossing Webcam
cool creativityHide The Cracks
and now... 'microvideo'Keek - Share Microvideo Status Updates...
interactive video frameworkMozilla Popcorn | Making video work like the web
[The Mozilla Blog]
when life gives you lemons...A couple dudes having a GREAT time at an airport
a manifestoDon't Make Me Steal
cool animation and wordsThe Art of Drowning
Directed by Diego Maclean. Poem by Billy Collins.
at 325 pages/minutePhotocopy Romance
a video about... videoHDR Video A Reality
[The Donut Project]
HTML5 player w/ Flash fallbackFlareVideo
videoblog 'theory and practice'vlog 4.0 [a blog about vogs]
for your entertainment...Jim Carrey (Flash)
'think culture'Europeana – "a place for inspiration and ideas"
'Clicker beta' invitesIf you're interested in exploring Clicker beta ("Guide To Internet Television"), 5 invites are available here (link will work for the first 5 people who use it).
big stats, dumb headlineOne billion a day turn to YouTube
YouTube now gets over a billion hits a day, according to a new video blog post by the founder of the website.
Impressive stats, but a billion hits is not the same as a billion visitors, silly!
submitted moonwalk videosEternal moonwalk - A tribute to Michael Jackson. (Flash)
interactive music videoCold War Kids | 'I've Seen Enough' video | Explore, re-create, enjoy. (Flash)
environment-related programsPBS Video: Earth Day
indie music outdoors
directory of spoken-word recordingsSpokenWord.org
'informative and interesting'History of the Internet – "an animated documentary explaining the inventions from time-sharing to filesharing, from Arpanet to Internet"
attn: videonutsWimp.com – "only the best videos from around the Internet"
high bandwidth amusementRadiohead | 12 Cams, Create Your Rainbow (Flash)
collaborative creationPSST! Desperate For Love by Over The Rhine
screen capture video + soundCapture Fox Firefox extension (Windows only)
requires player installationVeetle – "Power of high quality video broadcasting to the people"
Note: This is not an endorsement.
drawings and paintings (+video)Drawings made on the floor - Carl Krull
'The Mashup-Musicvideo'Take this dance and forget my name (Flash)
interactive narrativeswebyarns.com: stories for the web (Flash)
'independent WebTV'Counteract.tv – "films where people and not politics are the headlines"
experimental animation techniqueMy Paper Mind (Quicktime)
'legal weapon against competitors'Adobe Pushes DRM for Flash
an odd metasearch engineOamos – "play and discover content you'll love"
interactive 'viral toy'Black Mirror / rorriM kcalB (Flash)
the 'Intellectual YouTube'Big Think - We Are What You Think
living in store all weekMark Lives In IKEA
[One Floor Up]
reactionary technologyThe DRM maze for consumers
'Digital locks' future questioned
'free minds and free markets'reason.tv – "Welcome to reason.tv, home of The Drew Carey Project and other great videos. Over the next few months we plan to bring you the latest, most compelling stories about freedom from all corners of the Internet, and we'll be experimenting with new interactive content and features." [pixelsurgeon]
'when you say Yes'freshfootwork (Flash) – an odd promo for Virgin money
about culture...tinyways – "This is not a blog. tinyways is about culture, and this is said because a wider term was not found. All of this is because music is not just music, a book is not just a book, a movie is not just a movie and a play is not just a play, but tinyways is just tiny, yet it does pretend to show a way."
Evil Google? Looks like a duck.New YouTube Interface for Embedded Videos
On the con side, you're also opening up your website to changes which you never specifically approved (other than all the general legal approvals you give a site by agreeing to their Terms of Service). If one day you decide that all the interface changes, or ads YouTube rolls out, are becoming too distracting for your visitors, the burden of replacing all embedded code and finding another host (if you kept your video files in the first place!) lies on you.
tasty music and visualsThe Sad Song Video (Quicktime)
AORTAL - the anti-portal,
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