Overview of SiliconDust HDHomeRun View for Mac

Watch OTA TV on your Mac. In this video I do an overview of the HDHomeRun View software to connect a Mac to an HDHomeRun EXTEND.

SiliconDust HDTC-2US-M HDHomeRun EXTEND (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/3dV87bx
UK: https://amzn.to/2NYARVG
CA: https://amzn.to/38G96uZ
AU: https://amzn.to/2ABKdUm

Watch this video to learn how to find your IP address or record using the command line:
https://youtu.be/adJYHW030Gs

SiliconDust HDHomeRun Command Line Recording on Linux

In this video I go over recording OTA programming using the SiliconDust HDHomeRun EXTEND using the command line on Linux. Much of this is also applicable to Mac systems.

SiliconDust HDTC-2US-M HDHomeRun EXTEND (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/3dV87bx
UK: https://amzn.to/2NYARVG
CA: https://amzn.to/38G96uZ
AU: https://amzn.to/2ABKdUm

Command Line Tools Used
hdhomerun-config
at
curl
Sample Curl Command
curl -o video.ts "http://<ip_address_of_hdhomerun>:5004/auto/v8.1?transcode=internet540&duration=60"

Transcoding options:
mobile
heavy
internet540
internet480
internet360
internet240

I forgot to mention in the video, if you leave off the transcode option, you will get the native video format (in my case it was mpeg2).

Philips InstantFit LEDtube T8 LED vs Fluorescent tube

Philips InstantFit LED T8 Lamps (https://amzn.to/1AOr8qE)
Type: LED
Length: 4ft
Model: 9290002841
UPC: 046677434601
Watts: 14.5
Lumens: 1600
Average life: 40,000 hours
Color temp: 4000K
CRI: 83
Ballast required: Electronic (instant start)
Dimmable: No

SYLVANIA 21998 – FO32/735/ECO (https://amzn.to/1ozIyBT)
Type: Fluorescent
Length: 4ft
UPC: 046135219986
Watts: 32
Lumens: 2800
Average life: 24,000 hours
Color temp: 3500K
CRI: 75
Ballast required: Electronic

Cree vs Philips T8 LED Comparison:https://youtu.be/6POeI9G6rZ4)

Carving a Dog into an Artificial Pumpkin

I carved a silhouette of a dog into this artificial carvable pumpkin.

Supplies:
Funky artificial carvable pumpkin (https://www.hobbylobby.com)
Pumpkin Masters Xtreme Strobe (https://amzn.to/1vgdHYb)

Tools used:
Bosch 1590EVS jigsaw (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/1yHVHcJ

Bosch T101AO Clean for wood blade (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/1FVxJ2C

Ridgid R24012 Compact Router (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/ZZQQaX

Timberline 100-04 1/16″ straight plunge bit (Amazon Affiliate)
US: https://amzn.to/1zfp0X5

Yosemite iOS8 Screen Capture Sample

This is a sample screen capture of an iPad Air plugged into a Macbook Pro via USB. The iPad’s screen was recorded using Quicktime. To learn how to do this type of capture, watch this video:https://youtu.be/8PaigOjQzqg

This is the metadata from ffprobe:

Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from ‘ipad capture.mov’:
Metadata:
major_brand : qt
minor_version : 0
compatible_brands: qt
creation_time : 2014-10-19 13:40:00
Duration: 00:00:31.48, start: 0.666683, bitrate: 20091 kb/s
Stream #0.0(und): Video: h264, yuvj420p, 1200×900, 18586 kb/s, 52.41 fps, 60k tbr, 60k tbn, 120k tbc
Metadata:
creation_time : 2014-10-19 13:40:00
Stream #0.1(und): Audio: pcm_s16be, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, s16, 1536 kb/s
Metadata:
creation_time : 2014-10-19 13:40:00