FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever
March 7, 2014 – 13:16 | Comments Off on FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever
FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever

The larger your movie and media collection, the harder it can be to manage. What happens if your carefully crafted naming convention proves incompatible with the new media server you’ve switched to? Or you’re missing …

XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices
March 5, 2014 – 06:41 | Comments Off on XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices
XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices

Team XBMC has unveiled the first public beta of XBMC 13.0, its open-source, cross-platform media server and center. Version 13.0, codenamed “Gotham”, ships after more than a year of development, and is packed full of …

RealCloud Player gives you the best of all worlds when it comes to playing video
February 20, 2014 – 12:37 | Comments Off on RealCloud Player gives you the best of all worlds when it comes to playing video
RealCloud Player gives you the best of all worlds when it comes to playing video

When it comes to playing video on your PC or mobile, the choices are vast and sometimes confusing. Do you restrict yourself to access from one device, or do you manually transfer media between devices …

Find similar videos by content with Video Comparer
February 17, 2014 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Find similar videos by content with Video Comparer
Find similar videos by content with Video Comparer

Video Comparer is an interesting commercial tool which can find similar videos by their content.
The key word here is “similar”. The program doesn’t just look for identical files. It can also match files when one …

Create animated GIFs from videos with QGifer
February 13, 2014 – 13:53 | Comments Off on Create animated GIFs from videos with QGifer
Create animated GIFs from videos with QGifer

Animated GIFs may be the most dated and inefficient form of animation around, but they can still be useful. In particular, you can use them almost anywhere, no need for a special movie player, and …

VLC Media Player 2.1.3 increases stability, fixes bugs and regressions
February 5, 2014 – 10:29 | Comments Off on VLC Media Player 2.1.3 increases stability, fixes bugs and regressions
VLC Media Player 2.1.3 increases stability, fixes bugs and regressions

VideoLAN has released VLC Media Player 2.1.3, the latest minor release of its open-source, cross-platform media player for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 2.1.3 comes with the promise of fixing multiple bugs and regressions introduced …

Free Audio Video Pack 2.0 handles all your audio/ video conversion needs
January 23, 2014 – 05:55 | Comments Off on Free Audio Video Pack 2.0 handles all your audio/ video conversion needs
Free Audio Video Pack 2.0 handles all your audio/ video conversion needs

Pazera Software has announced the release of Free Audio Video Pack 2.0, a renamed update of its Pazera Video Converters Suite.
As you’ll guess from the name, the package provides tools to handle audio and video …

Adobe Flash Player 12 and Adobe Air 4 released
January 14, 2014 – 12:40 | Comments Off on Adobe Flash Player 12 and Adobe Air 4 released
Adobe Flash Player 12 and Adobe Air 4 released

Adobe has unveiled three major updates with the release of Adobe Flash Player for Other Browsers 12.0, Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 12.0 and Adobe AIR 4.0.
The new versions of Adobe’s cross-platform web media …

oCam is a very configurable screen recorder
January 13, 2014 – 07:46 | Comments Off on oCam is a very configurable screen recorder
oCam is a very configurable screen recorder

Screen recorders are great for creating tutorials, saving streaming videos and otherwise recording your desktop activities. There are plenty to choose from, each with their own advantages, but if you’re new to the technology then …

Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot
January 8, 2014 – 11:32 | Comments Off on Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot
Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot

You’ve spent ages building the ultimate digital movie and TV collection, and now you’re ready to introduce it to a media server, so it’s easily accessible from a range of devices. The only problem is, …

Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options
December 18, 2013 – 10:30 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options
Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options

German software developer Ashampoo GmBH has launched Ashampoo Snap 7.0, a major new release of its screen-capture tool for Windows users. Version 7 is described by Ashampoo as “The screen capturing solution that does it …