February 2011 archive

Feb 25

TubeChop

TubeChop

Ever want to show only a selected segment of a YouTube video?  TubeChop allows you do just that.  Simply enter the YouTube video’s URL (or enter a keyword to search for a YouTube video), select the portion of the clip you want to “chop,” and then press the “chop it” button.  You can then share …

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Feb 18

TitanPad

TitanPad

TitanPad is a real-time text editor that allows multiple people to edit a document simultaneously.  The content in TitanPad pads can be exported as a HTML, PDF, Word or plain text files (among others).  It has automatic saved revisions and has a cool “Time Slider” feature that lets you play back all of the content …

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Feb 11

Animoto

Animoto

Animoto allows you to create high quality video slideshows with a few clicks of a button.  Simply upload your photos and videos, add some text, select a music track, and Animoto does the rest.  Don’t like what you see?  Press the “Remix” button and a brand new slideshow for you. Animoto offers an upgraded account …

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Feb 04

Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

This is an amazing, high-resolution, zoomable virtual tour of the Sistine Chapel created by the Vatican and Villanova University. Check it out here: http://www.vatican.va/various/cappelle/sistina_vr/index.html

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