The Best Longform Videos of the Week

It’s Sunday! Fire up that iPad and catch up on the must-see longform videos that we found on Showyou this week.

J Dilla’s Vinyl Collection – Crate Diggers – All about the prolific producer of The Roots, A Tribe Called Quest, Janet Jackson and more. From the Fuse channel.

Every Woody Allen Stammer From Every Woody Allen Movie – Why does this exist and why it is so captivating? From the Huffington Post.

Two great documentaries from VICE took off on Showyou this week. Check out In Saddam’s Shadow: Baghdad 10 Years After the Invasion, and 3D Printed Guns below is a must-see.

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What is 3D Printing?

The new 3D Printed Guns documentary from VICE is the most popular video on Showyou right now. Here’s a selection of Showyou’s best videos on 3D printing.

Will 3D Printing Change the World? from PBS Off Book and Leaders of the 3D Printing Revolution from Creators Project explain how 3D printing works and what you can make with it. Watch this demo of the everyday MakerBot Replicator 2 to see a desktop 3D printer in action.

Here are a few videos on some very interesting things that have been 3D printed. Like Pens, Snowboards, RecordsMagic Arms, and even Christmas cookies.

Search Showyou for 3D printing to find even more videos like these.


Showyou 4.1 – Watch videos with your friends

You know how sometimes you find an amazing video and have to share it with everyone, right away? Today we’re excited launch a new version of Showyou that makes it easier to watch and share videos together.

Take a tour of the new features here, read this personal blog post for the backstory on this release from our CEO Mark Hall, and check out coverage of the release today in VentureBeat. And don’t forget to download the update!


This Week’s Best Longform Video – from Space, Mexico, Machu Picchu and Oakland

Two great new videos from VICE – Internet Scamming in West Africa and Exploring Mexican Narco Cinema.

A walk around Machu Picchu with 3D binaural headphones. Wowza.

Vladimir Nabokov: Life and Works – This 60 minute BBC documentary looks at the controversial author of Lolita.

One Day Builds: Adam Savage Makes Something Wonderful from Scratch – Adam spends a day in the woodshop, narrates as he designs and builds a custom carrying case.

I Didn’t Do Anything – The Fight for Alan Blueford – A family fights for justice for their son killed by a police officer in Oakland, CA in 2012.

Inside Story Americas: The cost of America’s Prison Industry – US Federal Prisons are 39% over capacity. Are private, for-profit prisons the answer? This piece from Al Jezeera takes a look.

Interviews in Space – The Canadian commander notes the International Space Station is bigger than “five hockey rinks.” Also: FLOATING MICROPHONE. Not kidding.