Publishers of technology books, eBooks, and videos for creative people

Home > Articles > Web Design & Development > Web video and audio

Web video and audio

RSS Feed Subscribe to this topic  RSS details

20 Items

Sort by Date | Title

Connecting Your TV to the Internet: Peachpit's Guide to Set-Top Boxes
By Ryan Faas
Nov 29, 2010
Apple TV? Google TV? Roku? Ryan Faas examines the top options that should be on your list of possibilities for streaming audio and video to your home TV, pointing out the pros and cons of each system.
How to Use Mail and Calendar on the iPhone
By Christopher Breen
Nov 9, 2007
Gadget guru Chris Breen offers his best tips for using Apple's Mail and Calendar apps with your iPhone.
Inside the iPhone Part 3: Tips for Getting the Most Out of The Internet on The Go
By Ryan Faas
Oct 26, 2007
The iPhone is so much more than just a phone that it would be a waste to use it strictly for making calls. Ryan Faas shares his top tips for getting the best Wi-Fi reception, organizing boomarks, sharing photos, finding directions, viewing videos, and more.
Inside the iPhone Part 2: How to Get the Most Out of Your Phone, iPod, and Email Features
By Ryan Faas
Oct 19, 2007
If you have an iPhone, you could be doing more with it than you realize. Ryan Faas tells you how to get the most out of the iPhone’s phone, iPod, and email features.
How to View YouTube Videos From Your iPhone
By Scott Kelby
Sep 28, 2007
Scott Kelby and Terry White save you a trip to the computer by teaching you how to access your favorite YouTube content directly from your iPhone.
Inside the iPhone – Part 1: Advice on Buying and Activating Your iPhone
By Ryan Faas
Sep 24, 2007
Now that Apple has slashed its prices, you can’t wait to go out and buy your new iPhone. Ryan Faas tells you what to expect from the purchase and activation process in a three-part series on buying and using Apple’s new iPhone.
Blog On and Blog Louder with iWeb
By Robin Williams, John Tollett
Jan 5, 2007
Robin Williams and John Tollett show just how easy it is to create, edit, and update your blog with iWeb.
Publish a Video Podcast with WordPress
By Maria Langer
Jan 5, 2007
Maria Langer's helicopter jaunts are too spectacular to be described with mere words; adding video podcasts to her web site would give visitors a taste of the thrill they'd be buying when they signed up for a trip. In this article, Maria takes us on a tour of the software that made it all possible.
Secrets of Videoblogging: Checking Your Toolbox
By Diana Weynand, Shirley Craig, Ryanne Hodson, Michael Verdi
Dec 22, 2006
Before you start making your own videoblog, make sure you have all the essential tools for creating your own videos and uploading them to the Web. This sample chapter details a toolbox recommended by a team of experienced videobloggers.
Blog On! Blog Louder!
Nov 20, 2006
Flash Video 101: Streaming Flash Video from a Reliable Content Delivery Network
By James Gonzalez
Nov 10, 2006
If you're interested in gaining all the benefits of streaming your Flash video from a dedicated media server, but are concerned about all the costs and time involved, this article is for you. Author James Gonzalez reviews how to employ Flash Video Streaming Services (FVSS), hosted by a variety of content delivery networks, to do the hard work for you.
Checking Your Toolbox
Nov 3, 2006
Flash Video 101: Stream Video Using The Flash Media Server 2
By James Gonzalez
Nov 3, 2006
Streaming video from a Flash Media Server provides the most complete, consistent, and robust way to deliver your Flash video projects. In this article, author James Gonzalez provides development tips and a summary review of the Media Server's features, capabilities, components, server architecture, and more.
Creating a Podcast
By Bart G. Farkas
Oct 27, 2006
Take a look at the process of creating an audio podcast, from the nuts and bolts of recording techniques to the software that can help you edit and manipulate the podcast.
The New Face of Podcasting: Creating Video Podcasts Using iMovie, GarageBand, and iWeb in iLife '06
By Ryan Faas
Jun 9, 2006
The ease of podcast creating in iLife '06 can turn any Mac owner into the online equivalent of a radio star. But what if you want to star in your own online TV series? The answer is video podcasting, and Ryan Faas says it isn't much harder to put together than a traditional audio podcast.
Podcasting Made Easy with Podcast Factory
By Bryan Hoff
May 12, 2006
Do you have something to say but need to find an audience? You might want to give podcasting a try. Bryan Hoff shows you how to get up and running with Podcast Factory for under $200. Soapbox not included.
Podcasting Made Easy with GarageBand 3, iWeb, and .Mac
By Ryan Faas
Apr 14, 2006
If you're worried that podcasting seems too complicated, take heart. Apple's iLife '06 makes if fun and easy to put your voice out there. Find out how easy it is with this step-by-step guide from expert Ryan Faas.
Creating a Podcast
By Bart G. Farkas
Nov 11, 2005
So, you fancy yourself an amateur DJ, or an amateur talk show host. Podcasting offers you the opportunity to self-publish radio shows on the internet. This chapter explains both the legal and technological requirements of podcasting, and how you can get started creating your own podcasts.
Broadcasting Video Over the Web
By Matthew David
May 20, 2005
And you thought access to 200 cable channels was more than enough? Now there could be millions more. Per Matthew David, the time has finally come for video to be successfully broadcast over the Internet.
Podcasting: Evolution or Revolution?
By Jake Ludington
Dec 30, 2004
Is podcasting to iPods really what Tivo is to television? Jake Ludington explores.