Posts Tagged ‘Videos’

Mashup of the Week Remixing YouTube

March 16th, 2009 No comments

Not a widget mashup but a remixing of YouTube videos.

An Israel-based musician and producer named Kutiman mixes up various YouTube videos to produce an unique sound. He’s distinctive sound has collectively accumulated over 3 million views already.

Check out his site Thru You.

[via NPR- Remixing YouTube, One Video At A Time]

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Movie Trailers Widget Powered by Trailer Addict

January 9th, 2009 1 comment

Saw a post over at Widgets Lab today on a movie trailer widget. While it was interesting, there where a few things that were lacking.

So, it got us thinking about a site we ran across awhile ago. The site Trailer Addict had a large library of good/high quality trailers and a free API to boot. With a little bit of work we threw together a quick movie trailers widget.

About Trailer Addict:

TrailerAddict was created for those who understand what it means to be a fan of movie trailers. Getting to the theater early on purpose, we are bound by the knowledge that trailers are (at times) better than the films they represent. TrailerAddict has been built not for those who like a good trailer now and then, but those who understand that the need to watch trailers is a state of mind.

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PopJax Video Trivia Game Widgets

September 14th, 2008 5 comments

Here are some video trivia game widgets from The widgets are pretty straight forward and interesting enough to pass the time. They are leveraging YouTube videos and YouTube services for their widgets. This is a smart move as that will significantly lower their overhead.

The widgets have login and registration within the widgets, this is a nice touch. No need to force people back to home base if it’s not needed. Though, there is a Community/Social Network going on.

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Get Help For Your Golf Game Video Tip of the Day Gadget

August 13th, 2008 No comments

Stay Up-To-Date With NBC Olympic Widgets

August 8th, 2008 7 comments

Here are some great widgets to keep you up-to-date on the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Below are a couple of examples with a few more available from the NBC Olympics website.

While it’s nice to have different widgets to accommodate different users and websites, we would have liked to see a single widget that could deliver the content of all 7 widgets combined. User interface is always a difficult thing to deal with due to the limited size of widgets. However, in this case the NBC Olympic widgets are a decent size and there are already several rows of controls. A left/right scrolling menu system could have easily added the functionality to provide more content.

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