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#283 iMovie for iOS [3/3]: Creating a trailer

In this third and final series of looking at iMovie for iOS – we take you through the basics of making a trailer. If you’ve missed the other videos you can see the first one here Featured image by Pixabay is licensed under CC0   Advertisements

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#279 iMovie for iOS [2/3]: Creating a video

In this second series of 3 of iMovie for iOS  we go through the basics of creating a movie using pictures and video footage.  We’ll also show you how to add a title – all in one minute!! Missed this first post about iMovie see it here Featured image from Wikimedia Commons  

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#275 iMovie for iOS [1/3]: An overview

iMovie for iOS is a free video editing software that allows you to create some great movies with some nifty effects and features. This first video provides a quick overview with later posts showing how they have been created. Featured image by Wikimedia Commons is licensed under CC BY SA 3

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#255 Hey Siri: iPhone and iPad Shortcuts

If you have an iPhone and/or iPad then you should be making use of Siri – the built-in personal assistant who can assist you in lots of different ways (or provide some entertainment). Activate Siri by keeping your finger on the home key then speaking a command or on new models you may be able… Continue reading #255 Hey Siri: iPhone and iPad Shortcuts

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#247 Animoto for Presentations and Storytelling [1/2]: An introduction

Animoto  (www.animoto.com) is a great tool for creating video presentations and story telling. Just add your own images and video (or choose from the stock images) and Animoto will provide a soundtrack (which you can change). Caption the media, add titles and logos and your media will be transformed in to a great video for… Continue reading #247 Animoto for Presentations and Storytelling [1/2]: An introduction

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#243 Dragon Dictate: Voice recognition for productivity

Dragon Dictation is a great piece of software (app) for voice recognition. Just simply speak your email, letter or essay and Dragon will transcribe it for you with great accuracy. You can then export the text easily in to most applications. Give it a try! Featured image by Pixabay licenced under CC0

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#211 Siri: A built-in iOS dictation tool

Siri has an excellent dictation feature that can be used in a variety of applications. This demo takes you through an example showing how it can be useful. Featured image By Columbia Phonograph Co. – Downloaded 2008-1-12 from Clarence Charles Smith (1922) The Expert Typist, MacMillan Co., New York, USA, p.123, fig.37 on Google Books.… Continue reading #211 Siri: A built-in iOS dictation tool