Find similar audio files with MediaPurge
June 27, 2015 – 07:44 | No Comment
Find similar audio files with MediaPurge

Building a media collection is much more fun than organising it, and no matter how good your intentions, it’s all too easy to end up having to navigate a scattered mess of audio and video …

SUPER 2015 Build 65 gets H.265 support
June 2, 2015 – 08:41 | No Comment
SUPER 2015 Build 65 gets H.265 support

ERightSoft’s veteran encoder SUPER has been updated to build 65 with new support for playing and encoding HEVC/H.265 4K video streams.
There’s no extra work involved to make this happen. Just choose an Output Video Codec …

Audacity 2.1.0 adds real-time effects preview, updates noise removal tool
March 30, 2015 – 09:19 | Comments Off
Audacity 2.1.0 adds real-time effects preview, updates noise removal tool

Open-source sound recording, editing and mixing tool Audacity 2.1.0 has been released, and comes with a slew of significant updates and improvements.
Version 2.1.0 debuts one major new feature: a Real-Time Preview for effects, which is …

Turn videos into self-playing EXEs with Audio/Video to EXE
March 7, 2015 – 10:14 | Comments Off
Turn videos into self-playing EXEs with Audio/Video to EXE

When creating media files to share with others, it’s normally best to save them in a standard format, maybe MP3 or MP4, something you know just about everything in the world can play.
Audio/Video to EXE …

Light Alloy is an ultra-configurable media player
December 4, 2014 – 10:09 | Comments Off
Light Alloy is an ultra-configurable media player

At first glance, Light Alloy looks and feels much like any other free media player. Drag and drop your source files, open discs, play and pause individual tracks, manage playlists, all the usual core basics.
The …

Dub Music Player + Equalizer is a great-looking Android audio player
November 6, 2014 – 09:07 | Comments Off
Dub Music Player + Equalizer is a great-looking Android audio player

There are a huge number of Android music players around, most of them competing for your attention with their vast and ever-extending lists of features. That’s great news if you’ll use all their functionality, but …

Audacity 2.0.6 released, refines user interface, improves selected effects
September 30, 2014 – 07:07 | Comments Off
Audacity 2.0.6 released, refines user interface, improves selected effects

Popular open-source, cross-platform sound recording, editing and mixing tool Audacity 2.0.6 has been released. The new build contains a number of minor improvements and various bug fixes.
Most of these changes affect the user interface. Both …

ocenaudio is an outstanding audio editor
September 25, 2014 – 07:00 | Comments Off
ocenaudio is an outstanding audio editor

There are hundreds of free audio editors around, and if your needs are basic – trimming an MP3 here, maybe adjusting volume there – then just about any of them will do.
Finding more capable editors …

CyberLink unveils Director Suite 3, including PowerDirector 13 and PhotoDirector 6
September 17, 2014 – 12:29 | Comments Off
CyberLink unveils Director Suite 3, including PowerDirector 13 and PhotoDirector 6

CyberLink has announced the release of PowerDirector 13 (from $79.99), PhotoDirector 6, ColorDirector 3 and AudioDirector 5 ($129.99), all available individually or as a part of the new Director Suite 3 ($299.99).
PowerDirector 13 highlights include …

New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range
July 1, 2014 – 15:09 | Comments Off
New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range

Icecream Apps is a new company which recently launched three freeware Windows tools: Media Converter, PDF Split and Merge and Image Resizer. Polished and professional, available in several languages and with Mac versions available “pretty …

Ashampoo Music Studio 5 adds Opus support, improves tag editor
June 16, 2014 – 11:39 | Comments Off
Ashampoo Music Studio 5 adds Opus support, improves tag editor

German multimedia developer Ashampoo has announced the release of Ashampoo Music Studio 5, its all-in-one music management suite.
Improvements include an extended Analyze tool which checks your chosen audio files for common problems (missing tags, incorrect …