Category Archives: Google

YouTube’s New Video Editing Tool

See:  http://www.google.com/support/youtube/bin/answer.py?answer=183851

The Video Editor is a free tool in your YouTube Account which allows you to edit various clips and produce an entirely new edited video. Here’s what you can do with the Video Editor:

  • Combine multiple videos you’ve uploaded to create a new longer video
  • Trim at the beginning and / or ending of your videos
  • Add a soundtrack from our AudioSwap library
  • Create new videos without worrying about file formats, and publish the new video to YouTube with one click (no new upload is required)
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Filed under Google, Videos, YouTube

Google Viacom Lawsuit

The Judge sides with Google

Here is a link to an interesting article about the resolution of the lawsuit –

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/24/technology/24google.html?src=tptw

“This is a victory for the Internet and for the people who use it,” said Kent Walker, Google’s general counsel, in an interview. “The decision will let a whole new generation of creators and artists share their work online.”

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Filed under Copyright etc, Google

New Improvements to Google Docs

Located nicely on this video – also see google.com/apps/docs

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Filed under Cloud Computing, Google, Google Apps, SaaS

Google as an ISP?

from readwriteweb.com –
http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/google_becomes_an_isp_plans_to_deliver_1_gigabit_c.php

Great article above… Google recently  announced that it will beginning to build and test an ultra high-speed broadband network in a small number of locations in the United States.

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Captions in YouTube and Google Video

Google announces support for captioning on their videos!

For more information see the Google Blog post at http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2009/11/automatic-captions-in-youtube.html

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Filed under Accessibility, Google, Videos

Government to use cloud computing / social apps

Apps.gov – cool site to visit – new government website administered by the US General Services Administration (gsa.gov)

Apps.gov is a new website that will help government agencies move their IT applications to the Cloud.  Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra unveiled the initiative today at a a press event at NASA’s Ames Research Center. 

The site uses technologies from Google and other big Cloud vendors, but the Government isn’t going to just upload all of their data to Google.

 read more of this artice at http://blogs.computerworld.com/14739/the_us_government_is_going_cloud_with_google?source=rss_cwbloggers

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Filed under Cloud Computing, Google, Government, SaaS, Social Apps / Services / Tools

Google SearchWiki

Customize and save your Google searches!

SearchWiki lets you customize your Google Web Search results. You can rank, remove and add notes to any result page and see those tailored results anytime you do that search while you’re logged in to your Google Account.

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