Keah Cunningham

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Sep 30

Zamzar

zamzar

Zamzar is an online file conversion tool that allows you to convert video/audio files, images, text documents without needing to download any software.  Simply upload the file you would like to convert, choose the format you want to convert your file to, and type in your email.  The Zamzar site will email you with a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-based-tools-and-applications/zamzar/

Aug 28

Barcelona GO!

barcelonago

Barcelona GO! is an amazing time-lapse video on Vimeo created by Rob Whitworth.  Some of the locations filmed include: Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Gran Teater del Liceu, Sagrada Familia, Museu D’Historia De Barcelona, Palau de la Música, and Santa Maria del Pi. Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/98123388.

Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/virtual-tours/barcelona-go/

Jul 07

La Sagrada Familia Vimeo Video

lasagrada

This video on Vimeo, created by albertocvr, is an amazing look at La Sagrada Familia in Barceloa, Spain.  By using time-lapse technology and drone aerial techniques, he created a high quality video of La Sagrada Familia from innovative and unique viewpoints. Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/60176098.

Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/virtual-tours/la-sagrada-familia-vimeo-video/

May 31

Google Night Walk

nightwalk

Google Night Walk is an interactive mash-up of Google Maps, pictures, music, YouTube videos, and much more.  You are led through the Cours Julien, a neighborhood of Marseille, at night.  Julie de Mur, creator of another great French site Promenades sonores, is your tour guide, and French production designer Christophe Perruch narrates what you see as …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/virtual-tours/google-night-walk/

Sep 20

Miro Video Converter

Miro

Miro Video Converter is a free, open-source software program that lets you effortlessly convert video files from one file type to another.  You simply drag and drop a video file (or multiple since it supports batch conversions) into the program, select the format you want to convert to, and press a Convert button.  It’s that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/software/miro-video-converter/

Aug 30

Feedly

Feedly

Feedly is an RSS (really simple syndication) feed reader, and the one I personally chose to adopt after Google Reader retired on July 1, 2013.  In addition to having a clean-looking web-based application, Feedly offers free iOS and Android apps to download and install so you can read all of your news and blog feeds …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-based-tools-and-applications/feedly/

Jul 07

Clipping Magic

Clipping Magic

Clipping Magic is an online image editing tool that allows you to “magically” remove the background from your images.  There are apps available for iOS and Android that also do this, but Clipping Magic is the first website I’ve seen that can be used from any desktop machine. First, upload your image (by dragging and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-based-tools-and-applications/722/

Jun 14

Bit.ly

Bit.ly

Bit.ly is a website that allows you to shorten URL or website links.  Simply copy and paste a long or unwieldy link into the white text box at the top and click on the Shorten button.  If you sign up for a free account, you can do even more with Bit.ly like keep track of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-2-0/bit-ly/

May 10

Quizlet

Quizlet

Quizlet is an online learning tool that allows you create and study flashcard sets.  Using the flashcard sets, students can learn in six different study modes: Flashcards (flip through the material), Scatter (match words to their definitions), Speller (type what you hear), Space Race (type words before their definitions vanish off screen), Learn (track your …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-2-0/quizlet/

Apr 26

Keep-Tube

Keep Tube

Keep-Tube is another site that is very similar to KeepVid and lets you download YouTube videos straight from its website (i.e., there is no additional software you need to install).  The website does run on Java, however, so you will need to have that installed to be able to download videos.  Simply copy and paste …

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Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/web-based-tools-and-applications/704/

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