Heart and Sold

Heart and Sold is a great documentary on gentrification in the South Lake Union neighborhood in Seattle, Washington. Gentrification is “a phenomenon in which low-cost, physically deteriorated neighborhoods undergo physical renovation and an increase in property values, along with an influx of wealthier residents who may displace the prior residents.” and this documentary does an […]

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An Apple a day

At Podcamp Philly there has been a lot of discussion around the quality, production value, and engagement for video and audio podcasts. Tips, tricks, tools; all part of these discussions. Then it occured to me that many of our Viddlers are already employing such techniques – such as An Apple a day. Thanks to FirstClown […]

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Barcamp Shanghai 2007

I am in Philadelphia at Podcamp Philly, which has a group, so I thought it fitting to feature video from another *camp – this one on the other side of the globe at Barcamp Shangai. It is really great how the entire *camp “movement” has spread. With its roots on the west coast of the […]

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iminlikewithyou NY Tech Meetup demo

The NY Tech Meetup is described as: “On the 1st Tuesday each month at 7PM, 6 people get 5 minutes each to demo something cool to New York’s tech community (geeks, investors, entrepreneurs, hackers, etc).” Allen Stern (centernetworks) of CenterNetworks recently went to one of these meetups and has shared many of the demos with […]

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The August MealToday Contest

And the winner is… I’ve been waiting over a month be able to say those words! It has indeed been a long road but I’m proud to see where we’ve come over the entire month. As previously mentioned this past Saturday’s event at IndyHall (you can see my short write-up on my personal blog) was […]

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Downtime report: September 6, 2007

4:02pm EST: And we’re back. Again, questions? – just write them below. 3:55pm EST: If you have any questions, comments, or need any help – you may do so in the comments of this post. Everyone is on high alert here and working hard to restore Viddler. Please stay tuned. 3:51pm EST: Sorry Viddlers, we’re […]

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Help make FaceMallow possible!

You’ve probably heard of FaceBall. We think its great. The game created by Dunstan and Co. (aka Flickr) seems like a heckuva good time. But, we here at Viddler at a bit – well, different – and so we’d like to do things a bit differently. But I need your help to pull it off. […]

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The Viddler Spotlight Show – Episode 1

ViddlerTV is coming back. Like a phoenix rizing from the ashes we’re bringing it back bigger, badder, and better than ever. Not sure what all of that really means, but we’re renaming the show. Whether or not you’ve noticed – we’ve renamed our blog from ‘Development Blog’ (old and busted) to ‘The Viddler Spotlight‘ (new […]

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Viddler and Haydenfilms on the news!

To my surpise so am I! Viddler’s involvement in the Haydenfilms Online Film Festival (have you voted yet?!) is a big deal. So big in fact that channel 69 WFMZ covered it on the news! Check it out. It is indeed “amazing at what technology has allowed regular people to do”. See, their first mistake […]

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Behind the scenes – Summertime Anthem

Rap and Hip-hop artist Mr.Capone-E has a behind-the-scenes video for a music video for Summertime Anthem. Once this was put on his official MySpace page it has spread across MySpace and has now been viewed over 75,000 times! Unfortunately this might just be a cruel reminder that “summertime” is coming to a close quicker than […]

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