Review: CyberLink Media Suite 12 Ultimate
July 31, 2014 – 13:15 | No Comment
Review: CyberLink Media Suite 12 Ultimate

After almost 20 years developing multimedia software, it’s no surprise that CyberLink has some impressive products. But they can seem expensive. PowerDVD is definitely a versatile and feature-packed media player, but if you’re used to …

CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video
July 17, 2014 – 12:11 | No Comment
CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video

CyberLink has announced the release of CyberLink Media Suite 12, its vast and comprehensive collection of playback, editing and convent creation tools.
Highlights include new support for creating and playing back UltraHD 4K Video. The suite …

BurnAware 7.0 Free revamps user interface, adds new third-party file explorer
May 14, 2014 – 09:04 | Comments Off
BurnAware 7.0 Free revamps user interface, adds new third-party file explorer

BurnAware Technologies has released BurnAware 7.0 Free, BurnAware 7.0 Premium and BurnAware 7.0 Professional, the latest builds of its free and paid-for disc burning products for Windows.
Version 7 adds a new user interface to all …

MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL adds Wake On LAN support, boosts stability
April 18, 2014 – 05:30 | Comments Off
MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL adds Wake On LAN support, boosts stability

Team MediaPortal has released a major update of its open-source media center for Windows. MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL comes with a number of beneath-the-hood changes that will affect the program going forward, including future plans for …

CopyCD is a straightforward CD, DVD and Blu-ray copier
March 8, 2014 – 09:50 | Comments Off
CopyCD is a straightforward CD, DVD and Blu-ray copier

Download a program called “CopyCD” and you’re probably not going to expect very much. Copying discs is a very basic task, after all, and limiting itself to CDs makes the program seem even worse.
CopyCD’s extremely …

MediaPortal 1.6.0 FINAL improves stability, offers better TV performance
December 31, 2013 – 08:48 | Comments Off
MediaPortal 1.6.0 FINAL improves stability, offers better TV performance

Team MediaPortal has released a major update of its open-source media center for Windows. MediaPortal 1.6.0 FINAL comes with the promise of increased stability thanks to a MySQL update, better TV performance on selected live …

Ashampoo Burning Studio 14 released: adds encryption, mobile device backup
November 27, 2013 – 09:57 | Comments Off
Ashampoo Burning Studio 14 released: adds encryption, mobile device backup

German utilities developer Ashampoo has announced the release of Ashampoo Burning Studio 14, the latest incarnation of its disc burning suite.
Top of the new features list is support for AES-256 encryption. The “Crypted disc” project …

Free Any Burn is a portable, easy-to-use burning tool
November 23, 2013 – 13:41 | Comments Off
Free Any Burn is a portable, easy-to-use burning tool

Finding the right disc burning tool for you can sometimes be a problem. The big commercial suites are expensive, but smaller freebies are often buggy, unreliable, sometimes weighed down with adware. So it’s good to …

MediaPortal 1.5.0 FINAL integrates PowerScheduler++, improves support for IPTV
October 2, 2013 – 11:13 | Comments Off
MediaPortal 1.5.0 FINAL integrates PowerScheduler++, improves support for IPTV

Team MediaPortal has released MediaPortal 1.5.0 FINAL, a major update to its open-source media center for Windows PCs. Version 1.5.0 sees the functionality of the PowerScheduler++ plugin incorporated directly into MediaPortal, and comes with the …

Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options
July 31, 2013 – 13:16 | Comments Off
Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options

Ellora Assets Corporation has announced the official release of Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3, its ad-supported video conversion tool for Windows. The new build adds full support for Fraps files, which are popular among gamers who …

DVDStyler 2.5 implements subtle redesign, supports videos with no audio
July 15, 2013 – 10:02 | Comments Off
DVDStyler 2.5 implements subtle redesign, supports videos with no audio

Alex Thuring has released DVDStyler v2.5, a major new version of his open-source, cross-platform DVD authoring tool. DVD Styler makes it possible to create video DVDs from a wide range of movie formats, including most …