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A niche in classical architecture is an exedra or an apse that has been reduced in size, retaining the half-dome heading usual for an apse. Nero’s Domus Aurea (AD 64–69) was the first semi-private dwelling that possessed rooms that were given richly varied floor plans, shaped with niches and exedras; sheathed in dazzling polished white marble, such curved surfaces concentrated or dispersed the daylight.
The word derives from the Latin nidus or nest, via the French niche. The Ita...

KoldCastTV Gets Funnier With Harland Williams

Best known for his roles in Employee of the Month, Dumb & Dumber, Something About Mary, Half Baked, and Rocketman, the genuinely multi-talented actor, writer, director and comic Harland Williams, veteran of nearly 30 feature films and countless television roles and appearances, has signed on …

Interview With Stephen Chao, CEO of WonderHowTo.com

This interview is with Stephen Chao, the CEO of Wonderhowto.com, taken at the 2008 Video Search Summit in San Francisco, CA. Wonderhowto.com is an online niche video aggregation and search platform focused on instructional how-to videos. It is a very cool site.

Collaborative Video Sharing and Language Translation

DotSub is a video sharing site that encourages its community of users to collaborate in the translation of videos into multiple languages.  The site's community can use dotSUB's easy to use tool in order to add subtitles in other languages. The viewer can then select …

Online Video Sharing for Businesses and Press Releases

Reaching out to the millions of businesses that want to share video news releases and corporate videos in a professional environment, the press release distribution site PR NewsChannel announced that it has begun beta testing PRNewsChannel Video. In what can best be described as a …

Niche Video Sharing Is Becoming Rediculous ;-)

Ok, so I now am going to refuse to keep up with all the online video sites out there, this is getting re-gosh-darn-diculous. Whether it's board riders or hotel seekers being targeted, there's no doubt that the verticalization of video sites continues apace. The latest …

Video Sharing Website – Out of This World

Out of this world as in; All about UFOs and paranormal phenomena – Tube51.com. I found this niche online video sharing website from a Google alert. It is an interesting site. However, looks like the top rated videos are all completely unrelated to UFOs, alients, …

10 Niche Online Video Sharing Websites

Here are 10 niche online video sharing websites that I was not previously aware of.  Gosh!  There are just too many online video sites to keep track of. FootyTube: Football video highlights from the Premier League, the Champions League and other top European competitions. Footie-tube: …

Video Job Shop – Online Videos for Jobseekers and Employers

So, how does one make an impression with merely a text version of a resume?  How does a potential employer showcase the working environment and culture in just a text job description?  What if you want your future employer to know how good looking you …

IFC To Launch Web-Only Video Series Episodes

Again, our predictions for online video in 2008 included a prediction that we would begin to see more and more shows launched exclusively online . Here is the first announcement that follows that prediction: IFC will launch its first Web-only short-form video series, called "Lunchbox," …

New Video Sharing for EMS and EMT Professionals

Site Gives EMS Personnel Access to a Wide Range of Entertaining and Instructive Video Content EMS1.com, one of the leading online news and information resources for medical first responders, today announced that it has launched ParamedicTV.com (www.paramedicTV.com), the first dedicated online video community for EMTs, …

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