Find new online radio stations with Antenna
December 2, 2011 – 07:47 | Comments Off on Find new online radio stations with Antenna
Find new online radio stations with Antenna

When it comes to listening to the radio, the internet means that you are no longer limited to listening to what you are able to pick up through your set’s antenna. There are a huge …

Take control of iTunes from the system tray with iTuner
November 11, 2011 – 09:54 | Comments Off on Take control of iTunes from the system tray with iTuner
Take control of iTunes from the system tray with iTuner

iTunes is a piece of software that is loved and hated in equal measure. There is no getting away from the fact that it is a powerful and impressive media management program, but it is …

25 essential releases from the last 7 days that you may have missed
October 7, 2011 – 12:29 | Comments Off on 25 essential releases from the last 7 days that you may have missed
25 essential releases from the last 7 days that you may have missed

While much of the IT world has been focused on news about the iPhone 4S and iOS 5, there have been a huge number of other newsworthy releases in the past week. Related to portable …

Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter
August 29, 2011 – 08:39 | Comments Off on Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter
Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter

Ellora Assets Corporation, best known for its freeware video downloading and converting tools under the Freemake banner, has released a companion audio conversion product. Freemake Audio Converter 1.0.0 is designed to both convert audio files …

Downloads roundup: 26 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week
August 19, 2011 – 11:50 | Comments Off on Downloads roundup: 26 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week
Downloads roundup: 26 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week

The major release this week was more about the migration of Mozilla Firefox 7 from Aurora to the Beta channel, rather than the recent announcement that Firefox 6 is now stable. Firefox 7 is a …

New AirFoil release makes wireless streaming audio easier for Windows and Mac
July 11, 2011 – 08:43 | Comments Off on New AirFoil release makes wireless streaming audio easier for Windows and Mac
New AirFoil release makes wireless streaming audio easier for Windows and Mac

Rogue Amoeba Software LLC has announced updates to its Airfoil application for Windows and Mac. Airfoil allows users on Windows and Macs to wirelessly stream music to compatible devices on an Apple Airport Express network, including …

Downloads roundup: 17 of the most important releases from the last week
June 24, 2011 – 13:27 | Comments Off on Downloads roundup: 17 of the most important releases from the last week
Downloads roundup: 17 of the most important releases from the last week

Font managers are not so readily available on the Windows platform. Possibly because the Mac was the de facto choice for DTP back in the 90s and that’s remained to this day. There are times where you …

Miro 4 released, expands music management capabilities
May 23, 2011 – 11:24 | One Comment
Miro 4 released, expands music management capabilities

The Participatory Culture Foundation has released version 4 of its popular cross-platform, open-source audio and video player. Miro 4.0 sees the application transform from a powerful video player into a more all-purpose media management tool.
Miro …

Featured download: aTube Catcher 2.3.570
April 28, 2011 – 13:46 | 4 Comments
Featured download: aTube Catcher 2.3.570

Here’s the rub: there’s lots of great video content on the web, but you can’t always rely on being online to access it all. There are plenty of free tools for downloading and converting video …

Review: MAGIX MP3 deluxe 17
March 29, 2011 – 15:30 | 2 Comments
Review: MAGIX MP3 deluxe 17

As well as being a useful tool for carrying out work and accessing the internet, many home computers are used as storage for large music collections. While the likes of iTunes and Windows Media Player …

VLC Media Player 1.1.8 released – offers facelift for Mac users
March 24, 2011 – 09:37 | Comments Off on VLC Media Player 1.1.8 released – offers facelift for Mac users
VLC Media Player 1.1.8 released – offers facelift for Mac users

Non-profit organisation VideoLAN has released a minor update to its open-source and acclaimed cross-platform media player, VLC Media Player 1.1.8. This release is notable largely for the fact the Mac OS X version sports a subtly …