I use the Linux operating system and all the commands here have been tasted on linux only!
What is wget
GNU Wget is a free software package for retrieving files using HTTP, HTTPS and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols. It is a non-interactive commandline tool, so it may easily be called from scripts, cron jobs, terminals without X-Windows support, etc.
How to download youtube videos using Wget
- Copy the address of the video you want to download in the address bar of youtube.
- Use a web service like keepvid to get the download link of the video
- To get the download link using keepvid, just paste the address gotten from the youtube address bar into the keepvid address field and click on download
- Then right click on the links provided and select copy link address as shown below
- Use a web address shortening service like is.gd to shorten the download link
- Open a terminal and type
wget "shortened address"
- When the download reaches 100%, the video should be in your current working directory
Please if you encounter any errors or problems in the following steps, just leave a comment and I will get back to you as soon as possible
How to live life before you die
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To me, this is the most inspiring Video I have watched for as long as I can remember. I love every piece of it and I believe it is a true Inspiration for every body. I hope this will also be a true inspiration to you! I have watched this video about 20 times and each time I watch it, I learn something new, I think this is a wonderful talk and it covers everything about life (… and also including death). I would love feedback on this video so please just tell me (by commenting) about your reactions to the video, how it inspired you, what you love/hate about the video, or any other thing you feel you can add to this life changing video. Please if you find this video valueable as I do please pass it on to others by sharing it on facebook, twitter or google+ using the links below. Thanks for your time hope i did not waste it!
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Logon to their website to experience the magic
At the time of this post they were hiring!
- I am using the Mac theme for linux which can be gotten from here
- I am also using the Oxygen Icon theme
This is my desktop before
Click on Application Menu -> Settings -> Window Manager Tweaks
Click on the Compositor tab and Check the Enable Display Compositing Checkbox.
- Right Click on the top panel and go toPanel -> Panel preferences
- You now have this window
- Select panel 2 on the dropdown menu and Click on the appearance tab
- Reduce the Alpha scroll bar to zero
- Click on Close button
Bravo you now have the following effect! ):
This is the number one replacement for Google Reader. And it also has a cool Google chrome extension!
This reader excels on Simplicity and Organisation and is rely a cool replacement since one can import all the good stuff from Google Reader