links for 2008-07-24

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John shares his outline thoughts on blogging for a talk to his features staff – lucky people.
(tags: [blogging]( [tips](
It seems a bit like maths rather than video but it’s a top tip for those looking for the best quality on their web video
(tags: [web]( [video]( [flash]( [encoding](
Want to know how long you will be sat in front of compressor when encoding? Here’s your ‘how long have i got to get a coffee’ tip
(tags: [Compressor]( [video]( [encoding]( [web](
Might use this as a timley reminder to my students that their opinions and deformation could be the same thing
Hissy fit or genuine line in the sand. You decide…
“The /programmes team have been progressing well with further developments to the /programmes site and now have a useful set of feeds (XML, JSON, YAML and even some txt)” Data to play with
(tags: [bbc]( [backstage](

The muppets explain web video

[Tweet]( bit of fun for the end of the day. A great big hat tip to Adam Tinworth for this. Adam...

Sky news video top stories

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