"Youtube and Beyond: Almost everything about online video sharing"

@ National Library, 19th June 2007

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I should present "more or less" in sequence. This talk is presented as a story.

I hope you enjoy the show!



Schedule
6pm: Play with Skitch + mingle with crowd
7pm: Talk officially begins
8pm: Questions & Answers


Agenda
Introduction: The Story


Story Sequence
01. Welcome
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02. Video uploads by Country (24th March 2007)
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03. Video uploads by Country (19th June 2007)
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Back in the day, there was only Youtube...
04. DVguru: Ten video sharing services compared
http://www.dvguru.com/2006/04/07/ten-video-sharing-services-compared/

05. Lifehacker: online Video Sharing Service Roundup
http://lifehacker.com/software/video/online-videosharing-service-roundup-133509.php

06. Video Publishing Online: Where To Share Your Video Clips On The Web
http://www.masternewmedia.org/news/2006/11/25/video_publishing_online_where_to.htm

China also has a ton of video sharing services now... (guess how many)
07. China Web 2.0 Review
http://www.cwrblog.net/365/tudou-launches-new-website-skin-seven-services-compared.html

08. Danwei
http://www.danwei.org/internet/updated_china_video_website_li.php

Where it all started...
09. Youtube
http://youtube.com/

10. Kevin's Youtube Profile
http://youtube.com/profile_videos?user=liminju

11. 15mins with the Macbook Pro (more than half million views)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOMr_cJlZDw

12. 15mins with the Macbook Pro (blog took a major beating)
http://theory.isthereason.com/?p=650

What about something with better resolution?
13. Revver (It's pretty fly!)
http://one.revver.com/

14. Kevin's Revver Videos (woah, makes money!?!)
http://one.revver.com/collections/show/18416

15. Kevin's Buffalo Snowstorm Coverage
http://theory.isthereason.com/index.php?s=snowstorm&submit=GO

What's Citizen Journalism?
16. Citizen Journalism vs. Professional Journalism
http://www.virtual-china.org/2006/12/citizen_vs_prof.html

17. How-to: Citizen Journalism Boot Camp (Hilarious COM125 video)
http://com125.wordpress.com/2007/04/03/video-citizen-journalism-boot-camp/

People want short short videos, but...
18. Wired's Snack Culture
http://www.flickr.com/photos/inju/414174569/

Long videos have value too!
19. Google Video (for really long video uploads!)
http://video.google.com/

20. Google Video example: COM125 Blog Awards (actual presentation shows management, can't link here)
http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-8605718327542892769&hl=en

21. Veoh: High resolution, Wide distribution (independent + commercial works)
http://www.veoh.com/

22. Veoh video management backend (requires login)
http://www.veoh.com/publish/myVideos.html

Cultural Niche
23. Defining "Ghetto"
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghetto

24. Singapore's moblog
http://www.moblog.com.sg/main/index.asp

25. STOMP's DIY Video
http://diy.stomp.com.sg/

26. Vimeo (for family and friends)
http://vimeo.com/

Lipdubbing: Video + Singing + Punking (redefining public spaces)
27. Lipdubbing: Crazy
http://vimeo.com/clip:144562/context/user:brainopera:likes

That thing about Copyright
28. IP office of Singapore (length of copyright)
http://www.ipos.gov.sg/main/aboutip/copyright/ownershipnrights.html

29. Wikipedia: Copyright Situations by Country
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Copyright_situations_by_country

Gift Economy
30. The Revitalization of the Gift Economy
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31. Visualizing Copyright Blog Assignment
http://com125.wordpress.com/2007/02/05/visualizing-your-copyright-blog-assignment/

Creative Commons
32. Learning about Creative Commons
http://creativecommons.org/learnmore/

33. CC: A Spectrum of Rights
http://creativecommons.org/about/licenses/comics2/

34. CCmixter: shared music and samples
http://ccmixter.org/

35. Flickr's CC Search Engine
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/

Now for a bit of technical stuff (e.g. editing in Quicktime player)
36. Encoding for Youtube
http://www.kenstone.net/fcp_homepage/youtube_compressor_gary.html

37. Super Video Converter (WIndows)
http://www.softpedia.com/progScreenshots/Super-Video-Converter-Screenshot-11752.html

38. VisualHub (Mac)
http://www.softpedia.com/progScreenshots/Super-Video-Converter-Screenshot-11752.html

Advances in online video production
39. Jumpcut (I'd show the online editing features)
http://www.jumpcut.com/

There's also Eyespot, but cut for brevity.

40. Youtube Remixer (Powered by Adobe Premier Express)
http://www.youtube.com/ytremixer_about

41. Youtube for Japanese
http://jp.youtube.com/

42. Youtube for mobile devices
http://m.youtube.com/

43. Youtube for Apple TV (uses h.264, not Flash)
http://www.macrumors.com/2007/06/01/youtube-for-apple-tv-uses-h-264-not-flash/

Is this all video can be as a rich medium?
44. theorycast.16 :: Adrian Miles on the Missing Link in Videoblogs
http://theory.isthereason.com/?p=1299

45. Video thumbnails: My attempt at preempting viewers (see videoblogging week graphic)
http://theory.isthereason.com/index.php?s=videoblogging+week&submit=GO

46. MetaVid: Full-text search using Closed Caption
http://lackaff.net/node/34

47. EveryZing: "Speech to Text" audio / video search
EveryZing.com demo

48. Blinkx: "Matrix" video wall
http://blinkx.com/wall?query=matrix

49. Blinkx: Technology
http://blinkx.com/about?type=Technology

50. Motionbox: Scan through video thumbnails
http://www.motionbox.com/

51. Viddler: theorycast.25 :: Modcentric and our donuts adventure
http://www.viddler.com/explore/kevin/videos/7/

But I'm not satisfied with video... I need something fuller!
52. Strange Days (capturing full experience, not merely visual, audio stimuli)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGK6Ij7DA_k

Lifecasting anyone?
53. Justin.tv
http://www.justin.tv/ijustine

54. UStream.tv
http://ustream.tv/

55. Operator11 (thanks Ben Koe)
http://operator11.com/me/shows

The Future: Sousveillance + Memory Prosthetic
56. Alex Halavais on Panveillance
http://alex.halavais.net/panveillance/

57. How to never forget: The story behind Kevin’s wearable cameras
http://theory.isthereason.com/?p=1693

58. The New Yorker: Remember This?
http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2007/05/28/070528fa_fact_wilkinson



Extra tidbits for everyone
Google's Facial Recognition
http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&q=kevin%2Blim&btnG=Search%2BImages&gbv=2&imgtype=face

Videos without videos
http://www.albello.com/Cockfighting/
http://soundslides.com/ ($69.95)
http://www.bubbleshare.com/ (free!)

How to watch videos without a computer
http://www.flipclips.com/

Video Downloaders
http://keepvid.com/
http://vixy.net/

Video Bookmarkers
http://www.vodpod.com/
http://yuxt.com/aspx/howto.aspx