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The Wesleyan University New Media Lab staff are off to a busy start in 2012, with projects such as the content management system migration, website redesign, mobile site development, and 60 + video podcasts scheduled for production and development this year.  Before we turn the page on 2011, here are a few Wesleyan NML Fast […]

Arrival Day 2011 Video

YouTube announced on their blog that they acquired the company Green Parrot Pictures – a digital video company in Dublin whose technology helps make videos look better and improve playback speed.  The results are quite striking.  It’ll be interesting to see what impact this might have on the future of YouTube videos on the web.

Raffle Winners Announced

Thanks to all the frosh and parents that came to the Student Resource Pavilion last week and visited the New Media Lab’s table featuring Wesleyan’s YouTube and iTunes U subscriptions! Four lucky winners have won WesTube t-shirts in our raffle!  Congratulations to: Maureen Gorman ’14, Will Dubbs ’14, Caroline Wingard ’14, and Julian Theseira ’14!

Inspired by Google’s Superbowl commercial “Parisian Love” there is now a “SearchStories” feature in YouTube that allows you to make your own version and upload it to YouTube.  Pretty fun! Create your own at: http://www.youtube.com/searchstories/ Here’s one I made about the New Media Lab.

Custom YouTube players

First noticed this on a video when the player bar was red rather than grey.  Looked at the code and realized there were two numbers as part of the embed code that you could change and get different results.  Really great! Here’s a video about how you can change the colors and also the overall […]

3-D YouTube Videos

The next big thing? Make your own 3D Videos Oh – neat. I should go run and create a youtube 3D Channel. I’m back just created one! Capable of creating a mind-blowing stereoscopic effect, this USB-friendly camera will have you and your online buddies cowering behind your keyboards in awe as noses, fingers and anything […]