Ways to get MP3’s

This video explains different methods of attaining music that you find on the web and saving it as MP3 format. We’ll cover Google searches, YouTube, Streaming radio and MySpace.

Streaming Online Videos

This video shows you how to download and play TV and movie files on your computer using two programs: Joost and Miro. Joost streams TV and Movies directly from the internet. It requires 528MB of ram and at least a 1.5 GHz processer. Miro can download online podcasts.

Rip DVD’s to a CD


This video tutorial will show you how you can backup your DVD’s to your computer and then compress them so that they can fit onto a CD. This project requires two free programs: DVD Decrypter and AutoGK. This software is Windows only. If you are using a Mac, please use the Handbrake software. Also, if your DVD seems to be copy-protected, please try this software: RipIt4Me.

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YouTube to DVD

In this tutorial, you will learn how to download your favorite YouTube videos and burn them to DVD so that you can play them on your TV. This project requires iPod Video Converter and DVD Flick. This software is Windows only. If you are using a different OS, please download and read the PDF file for alternatives. Also, you may note that DVD Flick doesn’t support menus. For alternate software that supports menus, please refer to the PDF file.-Download PDF file.

Google Shortcuts


This is a compilation of different Google search shortcuts that you can use so that you can make the make the most out of your Google searches. For a list of all the hacks used, feel free to download the associated PDF file below.-Download PDF file.