Tag Archives: video

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    How to Embed a Video in Powerpoint 2010

    Including video in your PowerPoint presentation can make it pop, but before we begin there are a few points to keep in mind: PowerPoint 2010 will support QuickTime (.Mov, mp4) and Adobe Flash (.swf) files when you have installed the QuickTime and Flash players. There are some limitations when using Flash in PowerPoint 2010 though. […]

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    How To Take Screen Shots With VLC

    Screen Shots Before VLC At one time it was nearly impossible to take a screen shot of a movie scene because of a thing called interlacing. If you tried using the Print Screen button, I can tell you from experience that all you would have gotten was a black screen. Eventually, media players developed the […]

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    5 Cool YouTube Things You Might Not Know About

    YouTube – Another Wonderful Internet Thang YouTube is a great, fun web site. It sports thousands of videos and hundreds of hours are being uploaded every minute. It is mind-boggling when you consider that it works at all! There may be a few features of the YouTube site that you are not aware of. Here are but […]

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    Kangaroo Street Fight in Australia – Jim Was Not Filming

    Kangaroos are cute. Kangaroos are neat animals that live in a place called Australia.  Jim does, too. James Hillier, as many of you know, lives in Australia. He is our beloved DCT editor and probably knows something about kangaroos. I haven’t asked him of late nor has he bothered to share that particular tidbit with […]

  • Oops! Technology can be Dangerous (video)

    We live in a society connected by technology, but it’s important to at least keep one eye on what’s happening in the real world! This lady was so intent on checking out the latest articles at DCT, she failed to notice the impending danger … we take no responsibility! I love the two guys chuckling […]

  • Digiarty Giveaway: WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe

    Digiarty is currently running a FIFA World Cup promotion which includes a giveaway of its excellent WinX HD Video Converter (World Cup Edition) software… offer expires 20th July. WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe (World Cup Edition) – The Software WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe World Cup Edition Giveaway. This edition is specially built for 2014 […]

  • How To: Play YouTube Videos in VLC

    For those who may be unaware, VLC is a popular free and open source cross-platform media player developed by the VideoLan Organization. VLC’s widespread popularity stems largely from its excellent codec (video format) support and powerful range of features, you can check it out here: VLC media player VLC is an extremely useful application for […]

  • Superman + GoPro = Awesome Video

    What do you get when you combine a remote controlled drone and a GoPro camera with a team of mega-talented video editors? A first person view of a day in the life of Superman, that’s what:     Apparently, the video was only put up a few days ago and is spreading like wildfire. If […]

  • 4KDownload.com: Range of Portable Freeware

    Just recently I came across a nice range of freeware developed by a company called Open Media LLC and distributed under the “4K” banner. The software on offer is primarily orientated toward video/MP3 downloads and the two common ingredients which caught my attention are… a) portability… and… b) simplicity/ease of use. All titles are cross […]