Related to video and sound and the interactivity between them with the user.

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Server Converting Files for iPhone

I would like to convert videos I download to the iPhone format on my server and be able to access and play them on my iPhone. I looked into Handbrake, but I wasn't sure if it would work on the ...
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Copying data from server to PC on the same network

I am recently setup a server to host my "data" movies and music and such. I was trying to copy the data back to my home computer using this command scp files/on/server user@homecomputer:/home the ...
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How can I set computer usage time limits? [duplicate]

I've got an old computer that I put Ubuntu on for my kids (11, 9, and 7). They're always fighting for who can get on the computer and I'm sick of trying to figure out who has had enough time. Anyway, ...
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How do I install XBMC?

Where can I get XBMC for Ubuntu? I have the team-xbmc ppa added however they have no packages, is there an older deb or is there somewhere where i can get the source and build myself?
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Screen/Power management during media use [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I stop the screensaver from turning on when I watching online videos? Is there a way to configure Ubuntu so it does not activate the screen-saver, sleep-mode, ...
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Why aren't multimedia codecs included by default?

are there legal reasons for that?
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Ubuntu and Interactive Media Installations

I'd like to create an interactive media experience powered by Ubuntu, incorporating projected video, music, and assorted strange input devices. Has anyone used Ubuntu to orchestrate something like ...