Free Any Burn is a portable, easy-to-use burning tool
November 23, 2013 – 13:41 | Comments Off on Free Any Burn is a portable, easy-to-use burning tool
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 on MediaPortal 1.5.0 FINAL integrates PowerScheduler++, improves support for IPTV
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 on Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options
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 on DVDStyler 2.5 implements subtle redesign, supports videos with no audio
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 …

VLC Media Player 2.0.7 squashes more bugs, updates language support
June 10, 2013 – 08:33 | Comments Off on VLC Media Player 2.0.7 squashes more bugs, updates language support
VLC Media Player 2.0.7 squashes more bugs, updates language support

The VideoLAN Organization has released VLC Media Player 2.0.7, a minor refresh of its popular open-source video player and streamer. VLC 2.0.7, which is also available for Windows users as VLC Media Player 2.0.7 (64-bit) …

HandBrake 0.9.9 makes transcoding to MP4 or MKV video easier than ever
May 20, 2013 – 07:00 | Comments Off on HandBrake 0.9.9 makes transcoding to MP4 or MKV video easier than ever
HandBrake 0.9.9 makes transcoding to MP4 or MKV video easier than ever

Popular cross-platform, open-source video transcoder HandBrake 0.9.9 has been released, and despite the version number increment is actually a major update. HandBrake allows users to convert video from a wide variety of formats – including …

BurnAware 6.2 Free adds new file manager, handles timestamps better
April 24, 2013 – 10:42 | Comments Off on BurnAware 6.2 Free adds new file manager, handles timestamps better
BurnAware 6.2 Free adds new file manager, handles timestamps better

Burnaware Technologies has released BurnAware 6.2 Free and BurnAware 6.2 Premium, the latest builds of its free and paid-for disc burning products for Windows.
BurnAware 6.2 adds two new features to its roster: the first allows …

VLC Media Player 2.0.6 ships with multiple bug fixes and improvements
April 12, 2013 – 10:03 | Comments Off on VLC Media Player 2.0.6 ships with multiple bug fixes and improvements
VLC Media Player 2.0.6 ships with multiple bug fixes and improvements

Popular cross-platform, open-source VLC Media Player 2.0.6 has been released, focussing on fixing a number of regressions introduced in previous builds since its initial 2.0 release. The update also adds support for Matroska v4 files, …

CyberLink PowerDirector 11 “GM5” adds RAW image support, promises better stability
April 10, 2013 – 09:02 | Comments Off on CyberLink PowerDirector 11 “GM5” adds RAW image support, promises better stability
CyberLink PowerDirector 11 “GM5” adds RAW image support, promises better stability

Taiwanese software developer CyberLink has released PowerDirector 11 Ultra GM5 (build 2707), a notable update to its powerful consumer video-editing tool for high-end Windows PCs. The update adds support for RAW images across a wide …

Review: CyberLink PowerDVD 13 Ultra
April 9, 2013 – 10:00 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink PowerDVD 13 Ultra
Review: CyberLink PowerDVD 13 Ultra

After 15 years of development, it’s probably no surprise that PowerDVD has become one of the most powerful and comprehensive media players around. Music, video and movies, DVD and Blu-ray, 3D, DLNA, mobile device syncing, …

CyberLink PowerDVD 13: better image quality, easier to use and faster than ever
April 2, 2013 – 18:07 | Comments Off on CyberLink PowerDVD 13: better image quality, easier to use and faster than ever
CyberLink PowerDVD 13: better image quality, easier to use and faster than ever

CyberLink has unveiled PowerDVD 13, the latest edition of its popular media player. And it’s an interesting upgrade with new features wherever you look.
New support for APE and AVCHD 2.0 1080p/3D extends your playback support, …