Getting started with Python – Free ebook


A small screenshot of the Python prompt and the familiar logo pulled from Wikimedia Commons.

By: Martin Ove

[tweetmeme]A few days ago it was announced, that there’s gonna be held courses in programming for journalist in Denmark next year. Check out the blogpost from the guys behind it (in danish).

They are gonna to make web-scrapers with the programming language Python, and it got me fired up on refreshing my (puny) Python skills.
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Making soundslides in Windows Movie Maker


This serves as a proof of concept. You can make soundslides in Windows Movie Maker, and it actually does a pretty good job. Try it out, I hope your speak sounds better than mine!

By: Martin Ove

[tweetmeme]I’ve been searching for a free program, which could make soundslides, for some time. Usually you would make soundslides in the program called “Soundslides”, but I’ve never really liked it, and as always I’m looking for free alternatives.