Monthly Archive: January 2009

Microsoft Research “Mosaics” Video editing

Microsoft Research “Mosaics” Video editing

Microsoft Research invents a new technology for editing and modifying video with capabilities similar to how still photographers manipulate and air brush still photos with Adobe Photoshop. Microsoft Unwraps Mosaics. Watch the video demo – well worth watching!

“Product placements” in online videos

“Product placements” in online videos

How do you make money with online videos? One suggestion is to sell product placement with payment apportioned by the number of views the video receives: Monetize Your YouTube Videos With Product Placement and Tadcast. Certainly an interesting idea and potentially more successful than the “in your face” pre-roll ads used by some video services.

Microsoft Research Songsmith

Microsoft Research Songsmith

Automatically composes bad music to go along with bad singing! Microsoft Research Songsmith. Watch the video. If you can.