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The 3 R's - A Historic Film Archive from British Pathé

The 3 R's - A Historic Film Archive from British Pathé | Video for Learning | Scoop.it
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British Pathé has just mades its entire collection of 85,000 historic films available, in high resolution, on its YouTube channel. Even though British Pathé have hosted some valuable content on YouTube since 2011, the release of the entire archive is a significant event, about which, I would like to share a few thoughts and notes from an

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YouTube Gets An Investigative News Channel | TechCrunch

YouTube Gets An Investigative News Channel | TechCrunch | Video for Learning | Scoop.it

"Crack journalism is coming to the land of cat and Justin Bieber videos: YouTube is helping to launch a new channel with the Center for Investigative Journalism (CIR)"


With each day that passes YouTube is becoming increasingly important as an platform for news gathering and dissemination, ranging from user generated as it happens footage, to uploaded news broadcasts from providers such as Al Jazeera IFiles offers an alternative to TV broadcast news.


Now a new channel The IFiles TV will curate video from sources including the BBC; Al Jazeera and The New York Times amongst others - I think this may be one to watch.

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BBC News - Embedding video on external sites

BBC News - Embedding video on external sites | Video for Learning | Scoop.it
BBC News video available for embedding on non-BBC websites...

 

Guidance on, 'how to'; and which BBC news video items can be embedded on other websites, learning platforms and blogs. Categories include Technology, Politics, Health & Science

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TV NEWS : Internet Archive extends it collection to TV News

TV NEWS : Internet Archive extends it collection to  TV News | Video for Learning | Scoop.it

The Internet Archive added TV News to its collection yesterday, (Tues.18th Sept).  The Archive has captured captured all (US) news from 20 channels. This is the start of something big and and I hope they will be adding news broadcasts from other countries soon, it is also good to see BBC Worldwide included in the aggregated content.


There is a lot here and to make best use, you would probably need to have a question, topic  or search strategy prepared. You can search by keyword, time, program and TV network. There is also a useful word cloud that show recent searches. According Brewster Khale, founder of the internet Archive, this is just the beginning. The copyright debate that is likely to ensue should also prove interesting.

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YouTube reinvents itself with massive relaunch

YouTube reinvents itself with massive relaunch | Video for Learning | Scoop.it

YouTube  has implemented a complete redesign of its site, it is engineered to integrate closeley with G+ and  social media. As well as changes to the the look and feel such as a soft grey background, there is a greater emphasis on channels and a recognises the growing importance of curation.

 

It will be interesting  to see the reaction and how it will be used. Having looked at it briefly it is time to take  a closer look.

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Understanding 9/11: A Television News Archive | Internet Archive Blogs

Understanding 9/11: A Television News Archive | Internet Archive Blogs | Video for Learning | Scoop.it

"Television is our preeminent medium of information, entertainment and persuasion, but until now it has not been a medium of record. Scholars face great challenges in identifying, locating and adequately citing television news broadcasts in their research."

 

"This archive attempts to address this gap by making TV news coverage of this critical week in September 2001 available to those studying these events and their treatment in the media.Starting in late 2000, we began collecting Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Iraqi, French, Mexican, British, American, and other stations… 20 channels of TV in DVD quality."

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