April 21st, 2017

Well well well… if it isn’t Friday!

Okay video time GO!

How I Made My Own iPhone – in China

“I built a like-new(but really refurbished) iPhone 6S 16GB entirely from parts I bought in the public cell phone parts markets in Huaqiangbei. And it works!”

This is a short documentary by Scotty Allen from Strange Parts and it is a little mind-blowing.

In a reddit thread covering this video he mentioned that overall it cost approx. $300 USD.

I’ve Got Faith ~ Canine Freestyle Routine

A well rehearsed dog and person do a pretty great dance routine to this Stevie Wonder / Ariana Grande song. So good!

Each Tree is its Own Adventure | bioGraphic

“UC Berkeley forest ecologist Wendy Baxter describes the synthesis of athleticism and science involved in her studies of the impacts of climate change on California’s giant sequoias, the world’s largest trees. Baxter and her colleagues conduct their research at the tops of these forest monarchs, some of which stretch nearly 300 feet above the forest floor.”

Caution: heights. A great tiny documentary. More info here.

Google Earth’s Incredible 3D Imagery, Explained

“Google Earth is the most photorealistic, digital version of our planet. But how?! Where do the images come from? How are they they put together? And how often are they updated?”

So good. What a collossal undertaking. And so many people use it every day! For free!

Bonus Video!
SATANIC ENERGY DRINK Transcribed and Harmonised

“Speech transcription” via guitar, with added chord changes.

By YouTuber jackweir85, who definitely has a variety of musically investigative videos.

This is… amazing! It definitely takes some talent. I like! (Also: that lady is nuts!)

See also: Publio Delgado (previously on the Friday Videos.)

You are now ready for your weekend, which will be awesome (of course it will!)

See you next week, everybody!