Sergey Chernyshev just released a much-needed piece of code last week: an extension that makes it easy to embed slideshare slideshows into MediaWiki, the open-source wiki software that powers wikipedia.
This is pretty huge: for an organization trying to build a knowledge repository, easy integration between wiki content and … Read More..
Some users have sent in complaints that they are experiencing problems with file uploads. We are working to solve this problem. Its seems to be related to some unexpected bug in our code. Please bear with us. Thanks for your patience…. … Read More..
One of our users has created this sweet birthday cartoon for slideshare. Check it out here! Thanks for this.
Seemingly, there are other ones as well…… Read More..
Several of you have written in to say that the site has been very slow recently. Just wanted to say that we are aware of site performance problems and looking into this. We have been experiencing heavy traffic which accounts for part of it. But there seem to be other … Read More..
The “Meet Henry” slide deck that won the second prize in The World’s Best Presentation Contest has achieved cult status. It has spawned off a completely new genre of visual communication. Our editorial team keeps bumping into Meet Henry inspired slideshows every day on SlideShare and so decided … Read More..
For the last several months, we’ve been toiling away on a really ambitious project. Our goal : the integration of web audio with slideshows.
Today we’re psyched to introduce a new multimedia format that we hope will revolutionize the way knowledge is shared on the web. We call it “SlideCasting”… Read More..
So you have heard of Karaoke – when you sing along to the soundtrack of pop songs. The idea behind PowerPoint Karaoke is similar. Presenters present, but to other people’s slides. But it’s a little harder than karaoke, because the slides are randomly chosen! Go here for a great writeup… Read More..
We are happy to announce the release of the SlideShare APIs for the developer community. Ever since we launched, we have been constantly receiving queries about our APIs. The wait is now over!. Nothing stops you now from building that cool SlideShare mashup that you have been lusting for. The … Read More..