Tuesday, August 8th, 2006

Magg Video Aggregator

Category: Fun, Showcase

In the ever-popular effort to aggregate all content into a single source, the site Magg has been created. Magg takes videos from various websites (like YouTube, Google Video, Vimeo, etc) and pulls them all together into a single page for easy viewing.

The videos are pulled in via Ajax calls through a service called Dapper, “a new service which makes it easy to extract content from any website”. When each of the items is clicked on, it uses a Lightbox-style interface to show the video right there on the page. It also includes a search feature that dynamically pulls the information from each of the sites when you search (not just the cached information on the current page).

It’s a cool twist on the usual aggregator, with the Dapper technology making it adding a new video site as easy as adding its information into the Javascript arrays. It will be interesting to see what Dapper as to offer when it launches in August.

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:26 am

4 rating from 18 votes


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Magg: 视频聚合站

Magg 是一个聚合各个视频分享站(YouTube 、Google Videos、Vimeo 等)视频资源的网站,搜索很方便。值得一提的是,站内的视频元素打开的时候有类似于 Lightbox 的效果。[ via Ajaxian ]…

Trackback by Wangtam — September 28, 2006

anyone know how to embed movies in lightbox like this?!

Comment by J — October 19, 2006

good one

Comment by more — January 29, 2007

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