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Either of services which play, edit or record still images in successive motion or the transmission of such in real-time

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Vimeo 'Upgrade this video' option

There is an option to 'upgrade' your video to 1080p on Vimeo, but I am very curious what effect switching 'HD' on has if you don't upgrade your video. My understanding is that the HD switch always ...
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Zencoder alternatives? [closed]

I'm looking for some alternatives to Zencoder that are cheaper and easier to use. Suggestions?
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Way to View embedded video in Tumblr dashboard?

Is there any way to embed a YouTube video into a Tumblr text post to make the video playable from the dashboard? It seems the default (unless making a separate video post per video) is just to display ...
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G+ Hangouts, is there any way to prevent the hall of mirrors effect when sharing the desktop?

In G+ hangouts, I'm often sharing my desktop. Sometimes when I do this I mute the other participants because I'm giving some kind of lecture, but I will check back to see what they're saying in chat ...
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Is there an app similar to Pandora for movies/television? [closed]

I enjoy how Pandora can recommend new titles based off songs I already like. Is there a similar app that can take a few movies/shows I like and give me suggestions for similar ones? EDIT: Showing the ...
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Send a link to Daily Motion video to autoplay in HD mode

How can I provide a link to a Daily Motion video which starts automatically in HD?
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Can I disable “mute” in Gmail video chat?

I really like to use the video chat built in to Gmail to let my baby son and my grandma talk to each other. The problem is that he really likes to get up close to the camera and "type" on the keyboard ...
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How to watch NASA TV without installing plugins?

I just found this video on "NASA TV", but I don't feel like installing a plugin to my relatively pristine Chrome. Can I watch it without a plugin?
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How do I download a TED video?

Does anyone have a method of downloading a video from TED? I tried the techniques here, but they didn't work.
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How do you view the file size of a video in a webpage?

I am using Chrome and was trying to inspect a Flash video to check the file size and could not find it using the built in developer tools. Is there a way in Chrome, as well as other browsers? How ...
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Download a VideoPress video

How do I download a video stored on VideoPress? Example: on http://get2business.wordpress.com/2010/11/01/effektiv-og-malrettet-jobsøgning/ there are two embedded videos. Looking at the source it ...
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How to prevent YouTube from from resizing videos to fit screen (in full screen mode)?

First, please take a look at this video in full screen mode. Although it's pretty clear, what I am doing there, in the video, I feel it would be much crispier (at least I like it that way) and clear ...
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Tumblr video stuck processing.

I had a Tumblr post published with a video uploaded to it. I replaced due to a technicality, but now it displays the "Processing replacement video" message eternally and even if when it does display ...
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View YouTube videos in Gmail?

I have this annoying problem with YouTube videos, and the problem is the viewing experience. One or two weeks ago, when I clicked on YouTube video in Gmail (from "Your Personal YouTube Digest" ...
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Uploading HD Video to Facebook Group

Can anyone explain why Facebook will not allow group members to view video I have uploaded in HD? If I view the video on my timeline, it is in HD, when I view it on the group page, it is in low res ...
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Does bandwidth consumed while watching YouTube depend on screen size?

I can watch YouTube videos on my smartphone in half screen (vertical screen orientation) or full screen (horizontal screen orientation). Or I can use my smartphone as a router and watch the video on ...
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Transferring all YouTube videos to another video hosting site?

For past few years I have favorited many videos which were very good. But I have seen plenty of videos get removed, either by their owner, or due to copyright matching. Some of these videos are very ...
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Does watching videos have the same bandwidth consumption as downloading a video?

If a video/movie/music video is uploaded to Youtube & provided for download (both are the same files), would watching it (streaming) have the same equivalent bandwidth usage as downloading it?
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YouTube is often slow for me. Is there a solution?

I've heard of many people complaining about the speed that YouTube streams videos lately. Even low quality videos go extremely slow on my system sometimes whereas they seem to be fast in other systems....
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Skipping in dance videos [closed]

Dance videos are distinct from other videos in that you often want to rewind and play parts back many times for practice. I need a web application that will allow me to host a video and add bookmarks ...
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What compression codec results in the best quality when uploading 720p videos to YouTube?

I've uploaded some videos to YouTube with a resolution of 1280x720. After uploading the videos, I began to wonder what compression codec results in the best quality when uploaded to YouTube. In my ...
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Monetized video streaming services? [closed]

Are there any existing video streaming services that would provide me the ability to sell individual videos (pay-per-vid/view) or perhaps sell video subscriptions? Not looking to provide the next ...
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Display my YouTube channel in an Embed a video wall that supports Annotations [closed]

The scrolling perspective of a Video Wall display for my YouTube Channel video collection would be of great value. Easy access to more than 100 videos. So I got it working using a Cooliris Express ...
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How can a team share private video screen captures?

Part of our QA process is capturing UI bugs on video and embedding these videos in bug reports. Is there a service out there that lets a group share videos in a centralized location (not individual ...
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Is there a free web app similar to Animoto? [closed]

Is there any free version of the web app which creates video from photos with background music? To be exact, I'm looking for a web app similar to Animoto.
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What apps are there to backups/share photos and videos online? [closed]

I'm currently using Picasa but its very limited in space and I think doesn't handle videos. What other apps are there with similar functionality ? Please no duplicates Dropbox is already listed. ...
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Preload videos on StumbleUpon Video

I like using the video service from StumbleUpon to discover new videos on the web but I often find myself waiting between each video. Is there a way to preload the next video while watching the ...
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Are there any good Hulu, Veoh or Youtube alternatives? [closed]

Unfortunately services like Hulu, Youtube or Veoh aren't available all around the world. I know websites like ninjavideo, but they're off course not very legal, so I guess they are out of the ...
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Can you suggest Youtube style video service that uses Silverlight?

Can anyone suggest a service similar to youtube that uses Silverlight for the player. I need embedding support and I need a free or cheap service. To answer the inevitable question - I don't want to ...
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How to make flv-players work with iphone/ipad? [closed]

We don't want to use youtube-embedded videos on our site. How can we make our flv-player (flash) work with iphone/ipad? Is it something with the codec used?
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How to control preview image in Youtube

After uploading a video to youtube it randomly generates three preview images from which you can choose. Is there a way to select a specific image from the video instead?
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How to get alerted when someone views a Youtube video

I have a Youtube account with several videos. I often like to refresh the video page to see if the view count on any of my videos have gone up. Is there a way to automatically be alerted when someone ...
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Can YouTube videos be viewed without using the Adobe Flash Player plugin?

Can YouTube videos be viewed without using the Adobe Flash Player plugin? If so, what other specific software is necessary?
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Video site with HTML5 embed support? [closed]

YouTube, Vimeo and presumably others support html5 video when played back on their own sites - but it's still strictly flash for embedded video played on 3rd party sites. Are there any video sites ...
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Media purchase and download website that doesn't use proprietary software [closed]

The thing I hate about Itunes is that you have to use proprietary software. What website can you buy the same (mostly) commercial music, and just download mp3's or whatever through a web browser?

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