[Olpc-open] [IAEP] Dailymotion, Ogg video, and Sugar
tomeu at sugarlabs.org
Sun May 31 10:35:25 EDT 2009
On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 16:25, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
> On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 16:20, Lucian Branescu
> <lucian.branescu at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Youtube also has a demo of <video> usage. http://youtube.com/html5
> I heard it's using non-free codecs, it isn't?
Looks like that to me:
this works: http://www.double.co.nz/video_test/test4.html
this doesn't: http://youtube.com/html5
In Soas-2. Let's hope that google works fast and imitates dailymotion soon.
>> 2009/5/31 Seth Woodworth <seth at laptop.org>:
>>> As many of you have likely seen, Dailymotion is transcoding all of their
>>> videos to OggTheora in parallel to their current videos served via flash.
>>> As Chris Blizzard writes:
>>>> Today Dailymotion, one of the world’s largest video sites, announced
>>>> support for open video. They’ve put out a press release, a blog post on the
>>>> new openvideo site as well as a demo site where you can see some of the
>>>> things that you can do with open video and Firefox 3.5. They are
>>>> automatically transcoding all of the content that their Motion
>>>> MakersOfficial Users create and expect to have around 300,000 videos
>>>> transcoded into the open Ogg Theora and Vorbis formats. You can view the
>>>> site they have up at openvideo.dailymotion.com.
>>> Previously Dailymotion had set up an embedded ogg site for kids, especially
>>> kids on XO's using free software at http://olpc.dailymotion.org. At the
>>> time there was some discussion of a video upload activity so children could
>>> share videos via Dailymotion.
>>> In many countries, bandwidth limitations makes this really unfeasible. But
>>> we've recently seen that Uruguay seems to use a lot of web-video:
>>> . Uruguay also shares news internally when they can via flash video:
>>> Is there renewed interest in making video sharing easier on the XO? What
>>> would a video upload activity look like?
>>> IAEP -- It's An Education Project (not a laptop project!)
>>> IAEP at lists.sugarlabs.org
>> IAEP -- It's An Education Project (not a laptop project!)
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