View Full Version : [all variants] How can you download videos from Foxnews, CNN, etc?

August 20th, 2008, 05:33 AM
Has anybody tried to download news videos from sites like Foxnews? I would love to be able to use a media aggregator to get all the videos.

I've tried gpodder and Miro, but neither of them could even recognize the videos. I used the RSS feed URL for the videos. See for example:


Thank you!

August 20th, 2008, 06:51 AM
Opening up the feed in my browser (Firefox) shows a simple picture for each video and a link to a page with a flash player for the video there. To my knowledge the videos are not embedded in the stream, and therefore your aggregator should not be able to play them.