These are the things I've written that are tagged "video"

Layout Land: CSS Grid

07 March 2018

Jen Simmons is doing a great job of introducing the core concepts of CSS Grid with this (https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbSquHt1VCf1x_-1ytlVMT0AMwADlWtc1). These videos have been a huge help to me getting up to speed on the state of the tech. Highly recommended.

Blubox – A Metafilter TV Channel

10 October 2016

I’m happy to present to you the newest entry in the long-lost 6 hour projects (this one took more like 2) section here at Extra Future: blubox. blubox is a script and page that takes the most recently posted videos on Metafilter.com and puts them into a YouTube playlist. The source code is available on […]

Storyboard

31 January 2013

“Read the TV and Movies you don’t want to watch,” they say. Storyboard is a package that takes subtitled input videos and creates a PDF of every line and every scene change. I could see using this for a lot of weird/interesting data analysis.

A Statement From Louis C.K.

14 December 2011

His direct-download, no-DRM, concert video has sold over 100,000 copies. Louis: I really hope people keep buying it a lot, so I can have shitloads of money, but at this point I think we can safely say that the experiment really worked. If anybody stole it, it wasn’t many of you. Pretty much everybody bought […]

L5

27 January 2011

A “Hard Science Fiction Miniseries for the Web” which raised $10k on Kickstarter. I wish them luck. via Warren Ellis.

LBJ Buys Pants

18 January 2011

Unless you skipped the entire internet today, you’ve already seen this, but I’m saving it for posterity. All Presidential phone calls used to be recorded. What a world. It’s almost like the president could be held accountable for something.

Chrontendo

08 January 2011

One man’s quest to play and talk about every video game released for the Famicom & NES in chronological order. I’ve finally begun watching the video volumes, which run bout 45 minutes long and cover 15 games each. The Episode Guide is indispensable.

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