Joseph Devlin

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  • A Report about YouTube's Election Coverage

    November 12, 2008 – Two weeks before the election I wrote about YouTube and PBS\'s Video Your Vote Project. In this program we are all invited to grab video cameras and cell phones to document vot...

  • Become Part of the Commoncraft Video Team

    October 30, 2008 – I have long been a fan of Commoncraft\'s videos. If you don\'t know the work of this two person company check it out right away. Sachi and Lee LeFever make these short and w...

  • How to Become a Part of Microsoft's New Ad Campaign

    October 29, 2008 – Microsoft is trying to pump new life into an advertising program by soliciting user-generated video it can use in its new campaign. How can Microsoft Guarantee that Your Video...

  • The Wall Street Journal Standardizes on the Sony HDR-HC9

    October 22, 2008 – As I have described in several previous posts, these days newspapers are all racing to add as much video as fast as possible to their websites. How Do Papers Collect The Vid...

  • Full-Length Movie is a Hit on YouTube

    October 20, 2008 – A few months ago I wrote about the curtain going up on Google\'s on-line art house, the YouTube Screening Room. Every other week since that time Google has given us four new hi...

  • YouTube and PBS want you to Video Your Vote

    October 16, 2008 – On November 4, Google and PBS are inviting you to document your election day experiences and share them with the world on YouTube. To this end, YouTube has set up a special Vid...

  • Microsoft's Ad Campaign is Viral for the Wrong Reason

    October 12, 2008 – A recent Advertising Age article talks about the success of Microsoft\'s \"I am a PC\" ads. These new Microsoft ads were created to counter Apple\'s very successful PC vs Mac c...

  • Click-to-Buy added to YouTube

    October 09, 2008 – YouTube videos can now link to sites that sell music or software. According to the Google blog, \"When you view a YouTube video with a great sound track, you often see commen...

  • Have a Great Piece of Citizen Journalism - Self Submit it for a Pulitzer!

    September 29, 2008 – OK my title is a little misleading. But not too misleading! Google is working with the Pulitzer Center, Sony, and Intel to sponsor a competition looking for great examples o...

  • YouTube Improves Video Uploader

    September 28, 2008 – Google just rolled out a new video uploader for YouTube. It\'s the same one a few special customers have been using for while, so most of the kinks should be worked out. Don\'t...

  • Interview Tips from Camp Video Journalism

    September 26, 2008 – Robb Montgomery trains journalists trying to make the transition from print to video and multimedia reporting. I have never been to one of his sessions, but I do find some of t...

  • Thanks to YouTube, Jesse's a Rockstar at 14

    September 20, 2008 – New media consultant Shel Israel has started asking the readers of his blog to send in some good social media stories he can publish. The first one he covered is the story of a ...

  • Every Book Needs a YouTube Trailer

    September 16, 2008 – \"We are living in a time where the WORD has been replaced by the IMAGE.\" So says Seth Greenland in a YouTube trailer promoting his novel \"Shining City\". A video trailer ...

  • Paying for YouTube Views

    September 10, 2008 – YouTube was an expensive acquisition for Google ($1.65 billion in stock) - an acquisition that has been loosing the company money ever since. Not surprising Google is working h...

  • Michael Moore serves up First Free Feature-length Film on Internet

    September 07, 2008 – Michael Moore, the well- known progressive film maker, plans to release Slacker Uprising his most recent feature film online on September 23. Moore\'s films usually make mone...

  • Camcorder Overkill for Print Reporters

    September 04, 2008 – As we all know, newspapers are in trouble. The only growth area for papers has been online readers -- and it looks like even that is starting to fail. And the rats (reporters) ...

  • Is the Nikon D90 a tipping point camera?

    August 27, 2008 – Is the Nikon D90 a tipping point camera? I get asked THE QUESTION all the time. \"Help me find a video camera that can also capture great stills.\" Or \"Help me pick a stil...

  • Use of Corporate Online Video Almost Doubles in a Year

    August 24, 2008 – Robin Good\'s blog recently published a University of Massachusetts survey on the use of social media in fast growing US corporations. A couple of datapoints from that survey sh...

  • Why hasn't online coverage melted NBC Olympics.com?

    August 20, 2008 – Jason Perlow of ZDNet just posted a really good discussion about why streaming Olympic coverage did not melt the Internet. Choosing Limelight over Akamai In the US, NBC and ...

  • Cameras being used at the Beijing Olympics

    August 11, 2008 – An all HD 2008 Olympics in Beijing There is some great footage coming out of this year\'s Beijing Olympic games. No surprise since Beijing is the first Olympic game to be re...