Category Archives: Multimedia Tips

Cheap Ways To Stream Youtube To Your TV

Here are some cheap alternatives to stream to your TV from your computer, Android devices, or iOS devices.

Chromecast Basics:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7mUOPggOG4

Use your Android or iOS device as a Chromecast:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Arx-xi84XnQ

Turn a Raspberry Pi into a Media center:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vFI5BntUi6g

Turn Photos Into 3D Objects

 

 

Learn how to take 2D photos and automatically convert them into 3D models and them print them out as 3D objects.
To download the project files, please visit the project page here:
Download links used in the video:

Hide Secret Messages In Audio




If you’re into making secret messages, this episode will show you how you can embed text and images into audio spectrographs. See if you can decode my sound clips at http://soundcloud.com/tinkernut

Links used in this video:
Coagula

http://hem.passagen.se/rasmuse/Coagula.htm

MetaSynth

http://www.uisoftware.com/MetaSynth/index.php

Sonic Visualiser

http://www.sonicvisualiser.org/download.html

Audacity

http://audacity.sourceforge.net

How To Add Subtitles To Videos

 



This is a one stop shop for adding subtitles to your videos. This video covers transcription, translation, adding and embedding of subtitles.

 

These are the links referenced in the video:

http://www.moviesubtitles.org

http://www.simplyscripts.com

http://www.dcmp.org/ciy/converting-youtube-to-srt.html

http://translate.google.com/toolkit

http://www.virtualdub.org

http://www.virtualdub.org/virtualdub_filters

Sync iTunes with Amazon Cloud Player


Description:
Last week Amazon announced their new cloud player for music. But many of us already use and store our files with iTunes. This video shows you how you can sync your music to both programs so that when you purchase a song from one, it automatically syncs with the other.

Links used in this video:
http://www.amazon.com
http://www.gladinet.com/p/download_starter_direct.htm
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?familyid=C26EFA36-98E0-4EE9-A7C5-98D0592D8C52&displaylang=en