Live Living Language Hangout Monday, November 5

Announcement: Planeta.com hosts a live conversation Monday, November 5 with Brook Danielle Lillehaugen, Moisés García Guzmán, and others about living languages and in particular Zapotec in San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya, Oaxaca, Mexico. Our conversation will mostly be in English, but there will be some clarifications and explorations in Spanish and Zapotec. We start at 2pm Oaxaca-time …

Livestreaming and archived video

Buzzwords Among our challenges – digitizing old video tapes, movies, slides and presentations and weaving participant-made videos in today’s live events and conferences. This page is a special shoutout to organizers and participants featured and linked from Planeta.com. Request: let us know how to watch and encourage official and individual videos. Why Live Video Live …

Hangout

Poster: Are you hangoutable? = ¿Estás hangoutable? Hangout = To relax completely in an unassuming way. Also a Google term for a live video conversation, private or public, aka hangout on air. Before we get to the technical definition and how-to guide, focus on the relax part. You’re in a hammock or stretched out in a lounge …

YouTube Premieres

New feature on YouTube: YouTube premieres is a feature that lets you and your viewers watch and experience a new video together, much like a movie or TV show premiere. Premiering your video allows you to schedule a video upload and to create buzz around the video with a shareable watch page. Note: Premiering a …

Periscope

Buzzwords Key Links https://www.periscope.tv https://medium.com/@periscope @periscopeco Headlines http://variety.com/2017/digital/news/periscope-pre-roll-ads-1202017480 Periscope update brings three new ways to engage your audience https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/13/periscope-producer How to Add a Periscope Link to Your Twitter Web Profile – @Vintuitive http://www.pcmag.com/news/343255/periscope-logs-200-million-broadcasts-in-first-year http://www.adweek.com/news/technology/periscope-now-has-10-million-users-who-watch-21-million-minutes-day-166361 https://medium.com/@periscope/oh-the-places-you-ll-go-14ae1c224c52 http://gizmodo.com/meerkat-and-periscope-can-really-chew-through-your-prec-1694855170 http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/periscope-app-live-broadcasting-tips Twitter @periscopeco @PeriscopeScoops Examples https://www.periscope.tv/ronmader/1DXxyovBoAvGM?t=25s Planeta.com Making the most of live and archived video Making the most of …

The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

Photo Recommended viewing: The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning The most remarkable developments in the last century of astronomy are the enormous expansion in the power of both our observing capabilities and the content of our astronomical theories. But despite these astonishing advances, astronomers still grapple with …

360° videos

360-degree videos are video recordings where a view in every direction is recorded at the same time, shot using an omnidirectional camera or a collection of cameras. During playback on normal flat display the viewer has control of the viewing direction like a panorama. It can also be played on a displays or projectors arranged …

Comer con los ojos = Feast for the eyes

Poster Recommended Viewing: Comer con los Ojos (Feast for the Eyes), a Spanish-language video series featured on YouTube and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Comercnlosojos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdESHuIv18qNdH9wFmC6xpQ Kudos Mónica Gracia Manrique Latest episode #10: Patrimonio Culinario y Ferias Gastronomicas (Culinary Heritage and Gastronomic Fairs) Tenemos la entrevista con la Dra. Melissa Biggs (@melisu_b), destacada investigadora de las cocina mexicanas, quien nos …

Making the most of Facebook Live

While we have questions about Facebook, we are big fans of live videos. The social web channel makes it very easy to stream from personal or institutional accounts. The videos can be seen live and later on demand. Some videos are made for a general audience, introducing topics or recapping news. Others are more specialized. …

C-SPAN

Logo C-SPAN an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service. C-SPAN televises many proceedings of the United States federal government, as well as other public affairs programming. – Wikipedia Key Links https://www.c-span.org TV Networks …