YouTube TV

Want to watch videos from YouTube at your comfort of your couch, Don’t have a smart TV, No worries.

All you need is

  • PC or Laptop – with connectivity to your TV (Name it as SCREEN)
  • Android device (Phone or Tablet) or Another laptop (Name it as REMOTE)
  • TV/Monitor with PC input via VGA or HDMI or DVI
  • Speakers (Optional if you have HDMI) or you can use Laptop’s build in speaker
  • Internet access – Off course!!

Don’t have TV, Then. All you can use is your computer / Android device to view videos.

The idea is to control YouTube (Running in SCREEN) using YouTube app (Running on REMOTE).

Wireup. Connect your laptop (SCREEN) to the Internet and to the TV/Monitor (if you have), Speakers…

1. Visit https://www.youtube.com/tv#/ on your laptop (SCREEN) with your favorite browser (Say Chrome). You can go full screen (F11 – Toggle Full screen)

2. Pairing SCREEN and REMOTE

  • Open PAIR DEVICE option from Sign In & Settings on SCREEN (Use arrow keys Up/Down to choose Sign In & Settings and Left/Right to select PAIR DEVICE)
  • on REMOTE, Android device, Open YouTube App, Settings → “Add TV”, Enter the displayed Pairing code and “Add”. You can also do a QRCode scan.
  • on REMOTE, Non-Android device, Visit https://www.youtube.com/pair, Enter the Pairing code under New TV and click “Add this TV”

3. Search Videos in REMOTE and view it in SCREEN.

Interesting Places

Enjoy!!

5.1 Multi-channel Audio

5.1 (“five point one”) is the common name for six channel surround sound multichannel audio systems. 5.1 is now the most commonly used layout in both commercial cinemas and home theaters.It uses five full bandwidth channels and one low-frequency effects channel (the “point one”). Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic II, DTS, and SDDS are all common 5.1 systems. 5.1 is also the standard surround sound audio component of digital broadcast and music.

 

Download 5.1 tracks

a) 5.1 Music Track – Tamil

http://tamilhdaudio.blogspot.in/

http://tamilhdaudio.net/dts.html

b) 5.1 Music Track – Hindi

http://hindihdaudio.blogspot.in/

c) Listening to 5.1 on your Home Theatre

Check if your Home Theatre supports playing 5.1 from USB. You should check the supported audio formats and codecs supports (Documented in the user manual).

For eg. HT-F5550  Samsung Blu-Ray Home Theater system, supports WMA 5.1 version 9 codec. i.e It can play music in 5.1 mode if you have your track as WMA file encoded with 5.1 track using version 9 codec. Here is a tool amalgamated from various programs and SDK to convert DTS or DTS HD music track downloaded from above sites to WMA 5.1. Works well with 32-bit of windows.

DTS/DTS HD to WMA 5.1 Convertor
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2DCnDap2lgEUWtYSXRFNVpnMTg/edit?usp=sharing

File, Torrent and Video downloaders

1. File and Torrent downloader – Free Download Manager for windows

Free Download Manager is a powerful, easy-to-use and absolutely free download accelerator and manager. Moreover, FDM is 100% safe, open-source software distributed under GPL license.

Features

  • Download acceleration
  • BitTorrent support
  • Remote Control
  • Portable mode
  • Enhanced audio/video files support
  • Absolutely free and 100% safe
  • Resuming broken downloads
  • Smart file management and powerful scheduler
  • Adjusting traffic usage
  • Site Explorer
  • HTML Spider
  • Simultaneous downloading from several mirrors
  • Zip files partial download

 

2. Video downloader – Free YouTube Downloader for windows

Free YouTube Downloader – Download videos from 10,000 sites – YouTube, Vimeo, Vevo, Dailymotion, etc. Convert any online video to MP3, AVI, MKV, WMV, iPhone, iPod, PSP, Android.

Features

  • Free & Safe Video Downloader
  • Download Youtube MP3
  • Download Video from 10,000+ Websites
  • Turbo Fast YouTube Downloader
  • Online Video to AVI, MP4, MKV, iPhone, Android
  • HD, HQ & 4K YouTube Downloader
  • YouTube Converter
  • Download YouTube Playlists, Ad-Free, Private & Embedded Videos

3. Video downloader – TubeMate YouTube Downloader for Android

TubeMate YouTube Downloader enables you to quickly access, search, share, and download YouTube videos. Because downloading always happens in the background, you can go on watching YouTube, surfing the Internet, tweeting, and listening to your music as you download.

Features

  • Fast download mode(with multiple connections for a download)
  • Multiple download resolution options
  • Background, multi-download
  • Resume downloading
  • Convert to MP3 (powered by MP3 Media Converter)
  • Playlist as video/audio(powered by Meridian Player)
  • Share your video finds via Google Buzz, Twitter or e-mail at the tap of a button
  • YouTube search and related videos suggestions
  • Save favorite videos to your YouTube account, create playlists

Treat for Music Lovers

Love Music, You are at the right place, sa re ga ma pa…

1.  Website: Disco – Music Discovery Project – YouTube

YouTube Music Discovery Project is a new tool, which helps you search for music and create YouTube playlists based on that query. You can watch YouTube Daily Top Tracks or choose an artist… ShakiraKaty PerryJennifer LopezMadonnaBritney Spears, Lady GaGa, Austin MahonePitbullBruno Mars, Boney M,Enigma, Michael Jackson or head to .

YouTube Daily Top Tracks

2.  Chrome Extension: Equalizer for chrome

HTML5 Audio Equalizer for Chrome – With Audio EQ for Chrome you can control your HTML5 audio and video from all tabs in one place. Note: This extension doesn’t control Flash or Silverlight audio. It only controls HTML5 audio and video tags.

3. Website: Tamil Mp3 – Tamil ASIA

Listen to New Songs, Tamil Movies Songs, Tamil Music Albums such as 80s90sMelodiesInstrumentalsLove songsHip HopPopRap or albums by Music Directors such as A.R.RahmanHarris Jayaraj, IllayarajaYuvan Shankar RajaAnirudhDevi Sri PrasadD.Imman, Remix tracks or based on the first letter

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4. App: Neutron Music Player for Android

   

Neutron is the professional music player with a high quality 32/64-bit audio rendering engine which provides the best possible sound quality on an Android device. Neutron features a sophisticated UI with advanced controls for music playback along with high quality implementation of Parametric EQ, Surround, Crossfeed and other digital sound effects. It can play music from almost any source including network devices with SMB/CIFS or UPnP/DNLA support. Neutron is developed for audiophiles and those who really in love with music. Consider using Hi-Fi/Hi-End audio hardware for best results. Get used to Neutron and have full control over your media library and sound!

5. Website: Pop Music – Mp3Lemon

 

Mp3Lemon, Listen or download over 5 million music tracks for free.

Listen to Top songs, what to know about New Albums, Latest uploaded songs or explore Top Artists

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