Re: [videoblogging] where this is going

On 27/08/2004, at 11:52 PM, Jay Dedman wrote:

> This man, Alain, who works for a French compnay posted this just
> recently to
> my blog:
>
> Videos are coming directly from the phone.
> The only manipulation is to extract the first image to put as image
> link on
> the web page.
>
> Size is 176×144,
> frequency is 7 images / sec,
> format is 3gpp (mobile video standard) : QuickTime enveloppe with mpeg4
> video

3g (aka 3gp and 3gpp) is a subset of MPEG4 and is the standard for
video delivery to mobiles.
>
> he said any of us who have a video phone can beta test their delevery
> service.
> he will create an email that lets you send the video clip staright to
> your
> blog.

i think there's been a bit of this sort of thing going on in various
places. for me the problem is still upload costs, to send a video via
your phone is not expensive, but neither is it cheap (i think here in
Australia i can get it for around $1 a clip, that's sort of cheap but
it could add up easily).

> for me in america, this really isnt an option right now.
>
> here are 2 examples:
> http://lite.mapaj.net/miike/
> http://lite.mapaj.net/muchu/
>

both work fine for me.

cheers
Adrian Miles
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