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 excited to announce that SlideShare is now available on FaceBook. We just pulled the trigger on the launch a few minutes back. With this, millions of Facebook users will get access to the world’s biggest community for sharing presentations.
While the Facebook application is not an exact … Read More..
You can now add the SlideShare feed to your blog or to your iGoogle homepage. Its really easy. You get to choose from the following feeds- featured, latest, popular, most commented, most favorited, most zinged, any user’s uploaded/favorites.
Add the feed to your blog… Read More..
Last week we declared the results of the World’s Best Presentation Contest. The winner is Jeff Brenman who created a stylised version of “Shift Happens“. Jeff writes in his description that the original creator of the Shift Happens presentation is Karl Fisch. As Karl describes on his … Read More..
I was at the Web 2.0 expo today when some friends told me about Eric Schmidt’s announcement of Google’s presentation authoring system. This was very much expected – Google needed a presentation app to complement Google docs and Spreadsheets. This completes their online office suite. I think this also reinforces … Read More..
I am excited to tell you that we just launched the first contest on SlideShare. We always had a SlideShare contest in the back of our minds, but the idea for this one was thought of by Guy Kawasaki after I met him at a conference (and his company Garage … Read More..
We just released new features to enable public and private messaging on SlideShare.
Pinging – Ping is a short public message which appears on profile pages. So, now you can leave messages on other people’s profile pages. Just browse to the profile page of the person you want to ping … Read More..