The Project Natal includes a camera, a motion sensor and a microphone, which are elements that will allow users to play by using their bodies and voices to control the Xbox 360.
Firefox Addon FireBug is one of the easiest & efficient way for web developers to edit CSS in Firefox browser. Its a tool which easily captures the fine CSS elements, allows to change the style, css & provide the instant view of the changes made. Although the changes are not permanent but helps to make important desicions regarding the different views , styles in the web pages after observing the results of the change.
This is a nice video from kristarella in which Firebug’s usage is nicely explained with a coverage of tools
Google Sidewiki launched to the world as an entirely new way to share information across the web. This new Google Toolbar feature allows you to contribute your own insight to any webpage, as well as read information shared by others right in your browser’s sidebar.
Google Sidewiki uses a special relevancy algorithm to display the most helpful entries first, and also has built-in technology to display your entries on other sites which contain the same snippet of text.
Java, its power & its applications are empowering most of the technologies today.
How? Lets see that.
Yes, Java is Everwhere! This Quick Video nicely depicts the contributions of Java to most of the technologies today. So, Included in the Weekly Video Garbber Section of Inforids.com
Microsoft, after winows 7 decides to imagine the future & envisioning what’s possible. Some of the new technologies demoed including a “transparent wall” between two classrooms around the world, animated drawings, realtime conversation translations, surface displays, electronic boarding cards, transparent displays, mini projectors, electronic newspaper etc. Here is the future vision montage depicting & showing Microsoft’s dream envisioning exciting future ahead.
Web is an ocean of videos & there are numerous video sites. We all love watching videos. YouTube has gained popularity from a wide range of audiences – from kids who love to watch cartoon shows to adults who browse through TV shows they miss. It uses Adobe Flash Video technology to display its videos. It now has three main video formats: standard, high and 720p HD. However, it does not usually show download links for its videos since they want videos to be viewed through their website. Third-party programs (browser plugins, software applications, and websites) now offer a way to download YouTube videos.
Here are the top 3 ways to download videos for free.
Can download videos from many video streaming sites including YouTube or any page that has embedded music or video. When installed, a small VideoDownloader icon will be added in the browser’s status bar and toolbar. Clicking the icon while navigating in a supported page will open a dialog box. You just have to right click and save the file into your system. The file downloaded is in FLV format.
Add to FireFox (Older Versions)
Just Download Orbit Download Manager & install it. Its Free. Enable its Grab++ tool & reload the webpages with videos, music etc you want to download. It will automatically grasp them & allow you to save them onto your system.
Download Orbit Downloader
YouTube downloader is the most popular third-party, free and is easy to use software for downloading YouTube videos. Once the program is installed, it will just ask for the link of the video you want to download. After hitting the OK button, it will ask you for the file name and where would you want to save the file. The software can also download videos from other sites such as Google Video and Yahoo Video. It can convert the downloaded videos to formats compatible to your iPods, PSP, cell phones, and other media players.
Download YouTube Downloader
“How to Build a High Traffic Blog without Killing Yourself” titled Presentation from Tim Ferriss, author of The 4 Hour Workweek at WordCamp recently, can give the golden keys that can help you build a high traffic successful blog.
This, about 50 mins video, can be quite helpful to bloggers present date. He covered a wide range of topics, from posting frequency to blogging tools and community building. The cool thing is that most of the stuff is coming from the tests that Tim run over the years. Worth watching. So, I have included this in the Video Grabber(Weekly) section of Inforids.com
Enjoy the Success tips.
FireFox browser’s latest version 3.5 is released. Firefox 3.5 release promises a lot of new Features that provide its users a much better experience in browsing the web world.
Now Surf the Web without leaving a single trace.
Start typing in the search bar and it will prompt you with a drop down of filled-in suggestions, plus you can use the search bar as a calculator, converter and more.
Remember site passwords without ever seeing a pop-up.
Find the sites you love in seconds (and without having to remember clunky URLs).
View a wider variety of fonts on Web sites while you surf.
According to Results of a SunSpider test on a Windows XP machine FireFox 3.5 is fastest, compared to FrieForx 3. New View Web pages way faster, using less of your computer’s memory. Firefox 3.5 is more than twice as fast as Firefox3, and ten times as fast as Firefox2.
Enjoy the most advanced protection against online bad guys.
Unexpected shutdown? Go back to exactly where you left off.
Firefox is the first browser to support open video and audio formats, allowing practically limitless new ways for sites to display rich content.
Bookmark, search and organize Web sites quickly and easily.
Having second thoughts about having visited a certain Web site? With this feature, you can remove every trace of that site from your browser—no questions asked!
Thousands of add-ons give you the freedom to make your browser your own.
Expand the power of Web-based applications. Now you can choose a Web mail clients (like Hotmail, Gmail or Yahoo! Mail) to launch when you click on that email address.
Do more at once with tabs you can organize with the drag of a mouse.
Avoid online scams, unsafe transactions and forgeries with simple site identity.
Now Firefox can tell websites where you’re located so you can find info that’s more relevant and more useful (for example, getting directions or finding restaurants near you).
Download Link: Click here to download Firefox 3.5
The next Firefox is currently slated to be released in early- to mid-2010, according to Mozilla’s developer notes. That, as we saw with Firefox 3.5 , can always change as things moves forward; in fact, Mozilla’s already given Namoroka the additional nickname of “Firefox.next” to avoid getting attached to any specific figures.
Together, let’s make the web faster! is what Google is saying now. Its a Video form Bill Caughran & Vic Gundotra, VP Engineering , Google telling about what Google is looking forward in making Web faster.
Its a nice video exploring what Google is thinking to do to achieve a better, faster Internet. What changes they are going to make in communication protocols to let internet users a more faster web experience. So , included this video in the Weekly Video Grabber section of Inforids.com
Some people say that a Blog is a frequent, chronological publication of personal thoughts and Web links, some think that it is a type of website usually maintained by an individual by which they put entries of descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video & some believe that it is like a personal diary or a daily pulpit or a breaking-news outlet or a collection of links or your own private thoughts or memos to the world….
So many definitions, notions & thinking about the blog which vary from view point to view point, interests & tastes of the people.
Here is a nice video explaining what a blog actually is, in plain English.
Everything in this video is put very well & helps you to come with the actual notion about the blog. So, I have chosen this video for the Video-Grabber Section for this week.