Open Source Video initative – open source video blog Open Source Video is a project of Constant, a Brussels based organisation for Arts and Media. This weblog is a collective testsite for producing and distributing open source video. Here we keep traces of experiments with software for sharing and editing video, and report on what we found to Read more about Open Source Video initative[…]

Metadata working group [online video]

Caught up with Andy Nicholson from Engage Media today and learnt about their Transmission online video metadata working group. A metadata standard for online video will ensure a common definitions for basic information such as title, date, author and language and (free) tags. This standard is to be used in video upload forms and video Read more about Metadata working group [online video][…]


Meet with JJ the other day and he spoke about RDF being the next thing to watch on the web. From W3C: Today’s web is built predominantly for human consumption. Even as machine-readable data begins to appear on the web, it is typically distributed in a separate file, with a separate format, and no correspondence Read more about RDF[…]

links for 2008-09-22 » Download Flash Video Player Plugin for WordPress (tags: wordpress videodefunct flash online-video plugins) WordPress › Interactive Video Plugin « WordPress Plugins WordPress interactive video plugin (tags: wordpress online-video interactive-video videodefunct) [korsakow syndrom] Florian Thalhofer let us know that Korsakow 3 has been released. A system that has been compared to VD. (tags: videodefunct Read more about links for 2008-09-22[…]

Ogg Theora (browser support)

from nettime breakthrough for open video on the web Ogg Theora support for the HTML5 tag is in the Firefox 3.1 nightlies. I suspect that the effects of this will take a long while to be felt but it’s a great first step in bringing open video to the web by delivering it Read more about Ogg Theora (browser support)[…]


A couple of XML presenters mentioned qik a mobile video content sharing platform. about: Qik enables you to share moments of your life with your friends, family and the world – directly from your cell phone!…Just point your cell phone and stream video live to your your friends on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs, etc.

open api – YouTube

YouTube opens APIs, gets tough on terms of service Greg Sandoval and Adrian Bridgwater, CNET 14 March 2008 09:54 AM In his official blog, YouTube’s Jim Patterson wrote on Tuesday: “We now provide a complete set of [create, read, update and delete] capabilities for uploading, managing, searching and playing back user videos and metadata Read more about open api – YouTube[…]