Archive for January, 2008

links for 2008-01-31

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

Kaltura and Intelligent Television Partner to Enhance Cultural and Educational Projects With Rich-Media Collaboration - MSNBC Wire Services - msnbc.com
Tools and processes for collaborative video production.
(tags: intelligenttelevision kaltura)

links for 2008-01-24

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

Experts discuss setting up archives for Yugoslav, Rwandan war crimes courts - International Herald Tribune
(tags: archives archiving humanrights human rights)

Thomas Hawk’s Digital Connection: Seattle Cops James Pitts and David Toner Pwned After Trying to Take Photographer’s Camera
Videotaping government in action is hazardous…
(tags: humanrights human rights)

links for 2008-01-22

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

I wouldn’t steal
“”Whenever you rent a movie, the multinational media industry forces you to watch their propaganda. They claim that downloading movies is the same as snatching bags, stealing cars or shoplifting. That’s simply not true – making a copy is fundamentally
(tags: copyright propaganda)

links for 2008-01-18

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Kaltura Partners to Add Crowdsourced Video to Wikipedia
Kaltura is a partner with Intelligent Television too…
(tags: tools video intelligenttelevision)

iTunes and Apple TV rentals and purchases: what you can (and can’t) do - Engadget
Best comment: “Apple is getting a little too “closed” for my tastes lately. I really love OS X, but this whole “Only our stuff [...]

links for 2008-01-17

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Visualizing a Personal Social Network of Email Archives For Re-Finding
(tags: PersonalArchiving personal archiving)

An Experiment on Personal Archiving and Retrieving Image System (PARIS)
…two of the most important features of an efficient, reliable and well-designed system for managing personal photo-graphs are: automatically sorting photos in chronological order, and displaying a large number of thumbnails at once.
(tags: [...]

links for 2008-01-16

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

China blogger beaten to death - CNN.com
Filming government workers in action is hazardous to your health.
(tags: witness.org humanrights censorship journalism china)

links for 2008-01-15

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

» Filmmaker suing me over bad review - Your Video Store Shelf
More abuse of DMCA.
(tags: copyright)

Archivalia: Archive.org as a Platform for Nazi Propaganda
A system that would let users flag this material as offensive would help.
(tags: war humanrights propaganda archiving)

THE PERSONAL ARCHIVE: ON RETRIEVING VALUABLE CULTURAL RESOURCES
Visionary article on personal archiving.
(tags: PersonalArchiving personal archiving)

Explaining the Grazian-Archive
Alfred [...]

links for 2008-01-12

Saturday, January 12th, 2008

if:book: youtube purges: fair use tested
“…a full 27 posts on In Media Res suddenly found themselves with gaping holes where video clips once had been”
(tags: copyright access video)

links for 2008-01-11

Friday, January 11th, 2008

Library of Congress, Microsoft Announce Agreement to Support New Interactive Experience for Visitors: Innovations will bring historical collections to life onsite and online.
(tags: LC OA)

links for 2008-01-09

Wednesday, January 9th, 2008

OA for Greek Public Broadcasting Archive
(tags: oa archives video)

Thanks to YouTube, Professors Are Finding New Audiences - Chronicle.com
(tags: video education)

links for 2008-01-08

Tuesday, January 8th, 2008

Microsoft Live Labs: Photosynth
Creating 3d environments from photo collections.
(tags: VR photos 3d microsoft photography)

Microsoft turns photo collections into 3D walkthroughs
(tags: photography microsoft 3D VR)

VideoTrace: Rapid interactive scene modelling from video
From the Australian Centre for Visual Technologies. Interesting to compare with Photosynth?
(tags: 3d video modeling VR)

EveryScape
More 3d models of the real world, Google streetview, A9.
(tags: 3D [...]

links for 2008-01-06

Sunday, January 6th, 2008

Linux.com :: Improved Ogg Theora coming soon to an Internet near you
(tags: codec ogg xvid video)

When Pirates Pay, They Pay Good | TorrentFreak
Interesting background on a Radiohead-like approach to filmmaking.
(tags: gift economics open film)

links for 2008-01-03

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Amazon S3 vs DreamHost | Joseph Scott’s Blog
(tags: backup s3 storage archiving)

A List of Amazon S3 Backup Tools (by Jeremy Zawodny)
(tags: backup s3 storage archiving)

S3 Backup • Maluke Co.
(tags: backup s3 storage archiving)

links for 2008-01-02

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Slashdot | 27 Billion Gigabytes to be Archived by 2010
(tags: archiving)

The Future of Scientific Publishing in the Biosciences
Conference proceedings.
(tags: open opencontent OA)

Recut, Reframe, Recycle — Center for Social Media at American University
When college kids make mashups of Hollywood movies, are they violating the law? Not necessarily…
(tags: copyright fairuse video)

Online Video and the Future of Broadcasting