Hangout

Poster: Are you hangoutable? = ¿Estás hangoutable? Hangout = To relax completely in an unassuming way. Also a Google term for a live video conversation, private or public, aka hangout on air. Before we get to the technical definition and how-to guide, focus on the relax part. You’re in a hammock or stretched out in a lounge …

Live Living Language Hangout Monday, November 5 (2018)

Announcement: Planeta.com hosts a live conversation Monday, November 5 with Brook Danielle Lillehaugen, Moisés García Guzmán, and others about living languages and in particular Zapotec in San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya, Oaxaca, Mexico. Our conversation will mostly be in English, but there will be some clarifications and explorations in Spanish and Zapotec. We start at 2pm Oaxaca-time …

YouTube Premieres

New feature on YouTube: YouTube premieres is a feature that lets you and your viewers watch and experience a new video together, much like a movie or TV show premiere. Premiering your video allows you to schedule a video upload and to create buzz around the video with a shareable watch page. Note: Premiering a …

Periscope

Buzzwords Periscope = an apparatus consisting of a tube attached to a set of mirrors or prisms, by which an observer can see things that are otherwise out of sight Key Links periscope.tv Medium @periscopeco Headlines http://variety.com/2017/digital/news/periscope-pre-roll-ads-1202017480 Periscope update brings three new ways to engage your audience https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/13/periscope-producer How to Add a Periscope Link to …

The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

Photo Recommended viewing: The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning The most remarkable developments in the last century of astronomy are the enormous expansion in the power of both our observing capabilities and the content of our astronomical theories. But despite these astonishing advances, astronomers still grapple with …

360° videos

360-degree videos are video recordings where a view in every direction is recorded at the same time, shot using an omnidirectional camera or a collection of cameras. During playback on normal flat display the viewer has control of the viewing direction like a panorama. It can also be played on a displays or projectors arranged …

When Mars Was Like Earth: Five Years of Exploration with the Curiosity Rover

Poster Latest video from SVAstronomyLectures: When Mars Was Like Earth: Five Years of Exploration with the Curiosity Rover. For five years, Curiosity has explored Gale Crater, one of the most intriguing locations on Mars. In this richly illustrated talk, the Project Scientist discussed what the rover is capable of and the many things it has …

Spilling the Beans

Poster South Africa – Latest video from Coffeebean Routes Across its bases in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Coffeebeans has some 80 unique non-traditional tourism suppliers. This means that these are people who normally would not supply services to the tourism industry, were it not for Coffeebeans’ unique approach to tourism, creating experiences around urban stories. …

The Real Costs of a US-Mexico Border Wall (2018)

Live webcast, 830am EST Thursday with  @VFelbabBrown, @RepCuellar,  @mariauxpen @BrookingsInst Registration:  http://connect.brookings.edu/register-to-watch-us-mexico-wall Background: President Trump’s proposed border wall, and more broadly how the United States defines its relationship with Mexico, directly affects the 12 million people who live within 100 miles of the border. Beyond the question of cost and payment, there are a number of very …

Ustream

Image: Test Pattern Ustream — http://www.ustream.tv — is an online video service with an easy-to-use app for live streaming video. Key Links ustream.tv http://www.ustream.tv/producer managing videos https://www.ustream.tv/dashboard https://www.facebook.com/ibmcloudvideo https://twitter.com/ibmcloudvideo Ron Mader http://www.ustream.tv/channel/ronmader What we like Easy to use Easy to share Video creators can upload to YouTube Pet Peeves LOUD commercial interruptions on free version Examples national-museum-of-the-american-indian Digital Literacy Quiz …