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January 15, 2008 12:51 PM   Subscribe

Overstream: Add Your Thoughts to Video Have you ever wanted to customize an online video by adding your own comments or subtitles in any language, or wanted to send a custom video postcard?
posted by psmealey (7 comments total) 8 users marked this as a favorite

 
Pretty cool. Looks like they are jacking the flash feed from a google server and then using their own skin for playback. Not sure about the legality of that, and I would wager that at a minimum it pisses google off, but still pretty neat.
posted by sourbrew at 12:56 PM on January 15, 2008


Pissed Google off, OR makes them an attractive buy-out candidate.
posted by spock at 1:05 PM on January 15, 2008


Does this mean it would be impossible to avoid youtube comments?
posted by drezdn at 1:21 PM on January 15, 2008


YouTube comments + Comic Sans. Automated for your pleasure.
posted by Free word order! at 1:50 PM on January 15, 2008


You could make your own version of Mystery Science Theater 3000 with that...
posted by clevershark at 5:00 PM on January 15, 2008


That was my thought as well. Unfortunately I couldn't find any examples of it, but would be easy enough to do, and hilarious if executed well.
posted by psmealey at 5:11 PM on January 15, 2008


Time to create your own Der Untergang mixup?
posted by DreamerFi at 1:20 AM on January 16, 2008


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