Tag: youtube

April 27, 2016

A combination of changes at YouTube and Ricoh’s new video driver (UVC Blender) now means that it is straightforward to stream 360° video live. I’ve experimented a little with it, and am not yet sure if it is good enough for what I want to…

March 22, 2013

A great little video someone shot of red kites visiting their garden, after they had thrown our some croissants for their chickens. Action starts at about a minute, but watch the thing from the start – it’s worth the wait.

March 20, 2013

Not a new youtube video, but one that greatly amused me when I came across it. I am still not completely convinced whether it was genuine or a wind-up, but I fear that people can *really* be that stupid. Plus a follow-up.

December 17, 2012

I’ve been frequenting the website and YouTube channel of a guy called Justin Sandercoe. Some of you will have already come across him, as he’s been getting some good press; but for those of you who haven’t, I’d really recommend taking a look. http://www.justinguitar.com/ http://www.youtube.com/user/JustinSandercoeSongs…

December 16, 2012

Folk in the UK will have probably seen this in the news already, but I thought it was fun enough to mention it here. 1980’s pop star, Kim Wilde – together with her brother Ricky, on guitar – singing their way back home on the…

November 9, 2012

This is just awesome.

October 22, 2012

I’m not sure why I find this so funny, but it certainly cheered me up this morning.

August 22, 2012

One of my set-top boxes (not the YouView one) does a decent job of playing YouTube over the TV, so on odd occasions, I sit and browse for amusement or inspiration. I was doing this before heading for bed last night, and came across the…

July 23, 2012

I always wondered which of my songs might bring me to the notice of the general public, outside of my little group of friends. I had no idea it would be “Space Is Big”, written for to teach to a class of kids, in 2010.…

July 2, 2011

Listening to an interesting programme on Radio 4, featuring Terence Blacker, and it led me to this video of one of the songs featured. Far too close for comfort!

September 16, 2010

This got linked to in the BBQ forum I read, and I loved it! [Note: the most unlike group of tags I ever thought I would use]

August 27, 2010

You’ll need to have been following recent (UK) news to know why this amused me.