If you are a college student you might find yourself YouTubing for lectures on a particular subject or topic. Even if you are not a student, you might search online for lectures to expand your knowledge about a particular area of interest. Through TalkMiner you can easily find those lectures you might otherwise spend hours looking for.
TalkMiner is a free to use website that lets you conduct lecture searches. The site has indexed 12,206 talks and lectures on numerous topics. These topics cover many things such as cloud computing, philosophy, global warming and more.
You will find lectures by searching for a particular topic. The search results are then presented as thumbnails with a short part of the lecture’s description included with the thumbnail. Added with this short description is the duration of the lecture, its published date, number of slides, and the channel it belongs to ““ the channel is usually the university the lecture belongs to.
Clicking on a lecture’s thumbnails will open it up. Its slides can be viewed in the left pane and its video in the right pane. A more thorough description of the video is included under the lecture’s video. The lecture can be shared on Facebook and Twitter; you can also share the lecture via email.
- Indexes great quality video lectures online.
- Lecture topics cover many fields.
- You can share the lectures via email, Facebook, and Twitter.
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Check out TalkMiner @ www.talkminer.com