Cool Geek Stuff – May 16th, 2012

Cool geek stuff for the week of May 16th, 2012
VIEW AND VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE LINKS!
http://www.tinkernut.com/tinkernerdz

Tutorial of the week:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY6byKbAgGQ
Install the Android OS on a PC using VirtualBox

Game of the week:
http://www.realmofthemadgod.com/
Realm of the Mad God is a massively co-op 16-bit action RPG that drops you into the thick of the fight in a world overwhelmed by monsters

Cool Site of the week:
http://www.youtubedisco.de/
Mix and Remix Youtube videos and become your own internet VJ!

Make Free Calls With Your Smartphone




If you have a smartphone, you no longer need to pay for data AND voice minutes. This video will show you how to make calls for free using Google Voice.

http://voice.google.com
http://www.sipgate.com
http://www.voxox.com
http://www.ipkall.com
http://www.appbrain.com/app/sipdroid/org.sipdroid.sipua
http://www.cyrket.com/p/android/com.xinlu.gvdial/

Instructions for iPhone:
http://www.hutsby.net/2010/02/howto-iphone-sip-isipsimple-and-sipgate.html

Proxy Instructions:

In this episode you will learn how to create a Flash website from scratch using completely free software. Here is what we will be creating:
http://www.tinkernut.com/demos/279_flash_site/index.html

Links used in this video:
Project Files – http://http://www.tinkernut.com/demos/279_flash_site/279_flash_site.zip
Adobe Rome – http://rome.adobe.com

How to set up a Minecraft Server

Description:

Minecraft is a super popular games among the geek community. So in this episode, I’ll show you how to set up your own Minecraft game server.

You can download the server software here:
http://www.minecraft.net/download.jsp

If you have a mac, use the command line to launch the server software:
java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar minecraft_server.jar nogui

Here’s the contents of the server.properties file:
level-name=world
hellworld=false
spawn-monsters=true
online-mode=true
spawn-animals=true
max-players=10
server-ip=
pvp=true
level-seed=
server-port=25565
white-list=false

Awesome HTML5 Video Trick

Create a free chroma key effect using HTML5 and canvas.

LINKS:
Live example – http://www.tinkernut.com/demos/273_chroma/video_chroma.html
Project Files – www.tinkernut.com/demos/273_chroma/html5_chroma.zip
HTML5 video  tutorial –

Ever heard a song and wanted to find out what the name of it is or who sings it? This video will show you several different resources for tracking down that song.

Link Resources:
http://www.google.com
http://www.midomi.com
http://www.bored.com/songtapper
http://www.musipedia.org
http://www.melodycatcher.com
http://www.watzatsong.com
http://www.shazam.com
http://www.audiotag.info