[This post was x-posted (albeit manually) from my own blog at http://bit.ly/mikeormond]

If, like me, you weren’t lucky enough to be at MIX this year, chances are you’ve got a bit of catching up to do watching session videos. I always dread trying to download videos over my lousy broadband connection but this year, Ben mentioned he’d used a tool to manage his downloads. I thought I’d give it a try…

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You can find it at http://dayngo.com/tools/mix11/Home/Download.

Select your preferred sessions and formats and the app creates a batch file that, in conjunction with wget provides a robust mechanism to batch download the videos.

I created my download list last night and lo and behold there they all were waiting for me this morning. Magic.