Kaltura iGoogle gadget
Kaltura iGoogle gadget is an OpenSocial gadget which allows watching Kaltura videos right inside your iGoogle page.
HighlightsThe key features of this application are:
- Watch your Kaltura videos right from your iGoogle page
- Use this gadget as a reference code to get started with implementing your application using OpenSocial and Kaltura API
DescriptionWith Kaltura iGoogle gadget from Kaltura Exchange Lab you can watch your favorite videos in your iGoogle page and/or use this gadget as a reference code to get started with implementing your application using OpenSocial and Kaltura API.
The gadget utilizes OpenSocial APIs. Specifically osapi.http.post is used to request container to send REST requests and process responses to/from Kaltura servers. When all necessary information is obtained the gadget creates corresponding tags for Kaltura players and embeds them into the webpage.
Installation Guide1. Go to http://www.google.com/ig , click “Add Gadget” at the top left corner , and paste the following URL into “Add feed or gadget” box:
2. Go back to your iGoogle page and enter your Kaltura KMC account user ID and password or Sign up for the one. Login operation needs to be performed only once.
3. Enjoy the videos which are located either in your “iGoogle” directory in the KMC (it needs to be created manually ) or the last video which was uploaded into your Kaltura account.