Find out more about your favourite artists with Song Buddy
September 2, 2014 – 06:51 | No Comment
Find out more about your favourite artists with Song Buddy

Some music players are smart. Not only will they play your tracks, but they’ll try to tell you more about them, perhaps downloading and displaying the lyrics.
Windows Media Player and iTunes aren’t quite so clever, …

Download Ninja is a fast, flexible and free download manager
August 2, 2014 – 08:22 | No Comment
Download Ninja is a fast, flexible and free download manager

Downloading files is easy – click a link, click “Save”, usually – and if you need more features then most browsers have a range of free add-ons which can help.
But for real power there’s no …

Need to take control of your Android mobile’s files? Tomi File Manager is just the ticket.
July 21, 2014 – 13:34 | Comments Off
Need to take control of your Android mobile’s files? Tomi File Manager is just the ticket.

Ever struggled to find a particular file on your Android mobile? Wish you could exert more control over your photos and other media, or uninstall more than one app at once? You need a file …

iTunes 11.3 delivers new iTunes Extras for HD movies on Mac and Apple TV
July 10, 2014 – 13:33 | Comments Off
iTunes 11.3 delivers new iTunes Extras for HD movies on Mac and Apple TV

Apple has rolled out iTunes 11.3, the latest update to its popular media tool for Mac and Windows. Version 11.3, which is also available as a separate 64-bit build for Windows, extends its iTunes Extras …

Media Browser offers a great media streaming solution for shared households
July 1, 2014 – 14:41 | Comments Off
Media Browser offers a great media streaming solution for shared households

In recent years there has been a lot of love shown for Plex, the slick and frankly brilliant media sharing solution that encompasses just about any platform. But it’s not the only media server in …

Amazon rebrands Cloud Player with launch of Amazon Music 3.0 for mobile and desktop
June 13, 2014 – 12:47 | Comments Off
Amazon rebrands Cloud Player with launch of Amazon Music 3.0 for mobile and desktop

Amazon has refreshed its entire collection of cloud music apps with the releases of Amazon Music for Windows 3.0, Amazon Music for Mac 3.0, Amazon Music  for iPad and iPhone 3.0 and Amazon Music for …

iTunes 11.2 strengthens Podcasts with Unplayed tab, support for saving favourite episodes
May 16, 2014 – 07:19 | Comments Off
iTunes 11.2 strengthens Podcasts with Unplayed tab, support for saving favourite episodes

Apple has released iTunes 11.2 for Windows and Mac. The new version, also available as a separate 64-bit build for Windows users, concentrates on improving its podcast browsing capabilities.
The update is joined on the Mac …

Music player Winyl 3.0 adds internet radio, lyrics, aiff/ opus/ speex support
May 14, 2014 – 13:03 | Comments Off
Music player Winyl 3.0 adds internet radio, lyrics, aiff/ opus/ speex support

Vinyl Software has announced the release of Winyl 3.0, an extremely major update to its popular music player.
A new Radios menu gives easy access to nine internet radio stations, and you can add more as …

OpenELEC 4.0 released, offers simple XBMC 13 install for standalone devices
May 6, 2014 – 14:48 | Comments Off
OpenELEC 4.0 released, offers simple XBMC 13 install for standalone devices

Those looking to build a low-cost, lightweight media server will be pleased to see that OpenELEC 4.0.0 (32-bit) and OpenELEC 4.0.0 (64-bit) have been released.
OpenELEC provides a complete Linux-based distribution based around XBMC that takes …

XBMC 13.0 FINAL released, adds stereoscopic 3D support, Android hardware decoding
May 5, 2014 – 08:16 | Comments Off
XBMC 13.0 FINAL released, adds stereoscopic 3D support, Android hardware decoding

After a relatively short two-month period in beta, Team XBMC has released XBMC 13.0 FINAL. Codenamed “Gotham”, XBMC 13 is packed full of new features and improvements across all platforms.
The open-source cross-platform media powerhouse gains …

Spotify 1.0 for iOS shows off darker theme, improved playlist features
April 2, 2014 – 09:59 | Comments Off
Spotify 1.0 for iOS shows off darker theme, improved playlist features

Popular music-streaming service Spotify has updated its iPad and iPhone app with the release of Spotify 1.0. The app gains a refreshed user interface to match the new darker theme being rolled out across all …