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Buzz Javascript Audio Library

  • Posted By: Jason Taetsch
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Thanks to advances in HTML5 standards, multimedia elements such as video and audio can be hosted directly on a webpage without the need for external plugins or embedded content. The helps designers include sounds and other audio effects on HTML elements that take advantage of the latest HTML5 features yet degrade nicely for visitors that are still using legacy browsers that cannot handle the multimedia content.

How To Make Your Own Video Player on HTML5 Video

  • Posted By: Jason Taetsch
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One of the best additions to the HTML5 standard is the native inclusion for audio/video and other multimedia elements. No longer are developers limited to the constrains of embedded Flash video players, like YouTube and Vimeo, in order to host content on a webpage. While the HTML5 video-element comes standard with a playback control panel, it appears differently in each browser. The team at Splashnology put together this tutorial to walk developers through the process of creating a dynamic video player for a webpage. The tutorial includes steps for creating unique playback buttons, sound icons as well as a context menu.

 

Which Tab Is The Sound Coming From?

>> Update: we’ve found a way to stop the sound in Firefox!

We’d love to post a free resource here that helps you find out which tab a sound is coming from, but unfortunately we don’t have a resource for this dilemma yet! Do you? Let’s say you got a few dozen tabs open in your browser and you notice that there is some music playing. You close all the other programs, but you need your browser open to work with it, including all the tabs.

You’re trying to listen to a web seminar and you just can’t find the source of the other sound – what do you do? You’ve already checked the tabs and there are no YouTube, MySpace or other video and music sites open.

If you have a free solution (or very inexpensive one) for Mac and PC, please post in the comments!

YouTube to MP3 Converter

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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You simply add the URL from the YouTube video or one of several other video services supported at Video2mp3, click convert and it spits it an URL where you can download the mp3 file. This may be working well for lengthy speeches for example that you can then listen to on your mp3 player. There are copyright implications, so be sure to read the terms of service which state that the “illicit exchanges of recordings and protected works as well as the hacking harm artistic creation can result in legal action”. You have to agree to follow all laws and not copy restricted materials.

Fun Sounds

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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Make sure your sound is on for instantsfun’s collection of sounds. Click on each button for the sound and on each title to get to the sound’s individual page and corresponding sound source. Choose from Benny Hill, Crickets, DrumRoll, Emergency Yodel and the Muppets and others. Yes, we want ‘moar’ instants!