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Update: Apple replied to my bug report that this issue is fixed in the latest version of Safari though you may still want to use this workaround to be compatible with older version of Safari. Recently I was working on a web App that required some date comparisons in Javascript.  […]

Safari and Javascript Date format

I recently needed to extract a 30 second video clip, and remove the audio, from a 2 hour mkv video.  The easiest way was to use the command line tool ffmpeg as follows: ffmpeg -ss HH:MM:SS.FFF -i movie.mkv -t 00:30 -qscale 0 -an out.mp4 Where HH:MMSS:FFF was the starting time […]

Extract video clip using Ffmpeg