Tag: video

Really Microsoft? – Windows 7 Launch Party Video

Many of you may have seen that Microsoft have been attempting to encourage people to host there own Windows 7 launch party, which alone is a pretty crazy idea, but this video really takes it to the next level. I mean, really Microsoft?

I have been using the release candidate of Windows 7 on my main desktop PC and it’s a real improvement over Vista, but unfortunately it’s not enough to warrant a full blown painfully geeky forced party.

Social Media – The Facts & Figures

Social Media is no fad, and this video proves that with a ;
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Making A Typeface With A Car

For those font fanatics out there, this little video is sure to bring a smile to your face as these guys set out to make a new typeface using a car, a camera and some computer magic, check out the video and then take a look at the finished font, which you can download for free.

Videos Designers Will Relate To

Over the past few days I came across a few videos on YouTube that I figured graphic and web designers could relate to, so I thought it best to share them here, as they amused me, check em out:

YouTube Tip

Just a quick little tip. In my spare time I more often than not find myself on YouTube checking out some videos, and today I figured I would share this handy hint for viewing YouTube content in a higher resolution.

Just find any video on YouTube, and add the following code on to the end of the URL: &fmt=18

So for example,
http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=hQAWYj3cq38,
would become,
http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=hQAWYj3cq38&fmt=18.

Simple! Ofcourse if the video was poor quality regardless then the benefits will be slim, but it sure can boost the quality on certain clips.