Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing
November 17, 2011 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing
Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing

Skype’s integration with Facebook is nothing new, but the latest beta version of the cross-platform chat and VoIP tool takes this to a new level. Skype for Windows 5.7 Beta and Skype for Mac 5.4 …

MediaMonkey 4.0 now plays friendly with video as well as music
November 16, 2011 – 08:31 | Comments Off on MediaMonkey 4.0 now plays friendly with video as well as music
MediaMonkey 4.0 now plays friendly with video as well as music

Ventis Media has overhauled its music management tool to add full support for video. MediaMonkey 4.0, available in free and Gold editions, allows Windows users to manage and organise their media collection with a set …

Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely
November 1, 2011 – 13:58 | Comments Off on Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely
Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely

Plex, Inc has announced the release of version 0.9.5 of its freeware cross-platform media browsing suite. Now split into two distinct programs, Plex Media Server and Plex Media Center, as well as a mobile app …

Review: MAGIX Movie Edit Pro MX Plus
October 19, 2011 – 18:23 | Comments Off on Review: MAGIX Movie Edit Pro MX Plus
Review: MAGIX Movie Edit Pro MX Plus

Opting for a consumer video editor doesn’t necessarily mean going short on features, especially if you choose MAGIX Movie Edit Pro MX Plus.
The program comes packed with high-end functionality, from the full HD support, to …

Get your software fix with 17 of the finest releases from the last seven days
October 14, 2011 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Get your software fix with 17 of the finest releases from the last seven days
Get your software fix with 17 of the finest releases from the last seven days

Attention may have been focus on the hardware releases coming from Apple this week, but there also been the usual wide selection of software releases to devour. The release of the iPhone 4S and iOS …

Review: CyberLink PowerDirector 10 Ultra
October 14, 2011 – 10:27 | One Comment
Review: CyberLink PowerDirector 10 Ultra

Feature-packed and easy to use, CyberLink PowerDirector has always been one of the better consumer video editors.
Of course there’s always room for improvement, though, and the latest version, PowerDirector 10 Ultra, has some very interesting …

Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10
October 11, 2011 – 17:05 | Comments Off on Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10
Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10

If you’ve ever tried CyberLink’s PowerDirector then you’ll know it’s one of the fastest and most feature-packed consumer video editors around.
And so you won’t be surprised to hear that PowerDirector 10, released today, carries on …

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 …

Nero updates its product line making media management and disc creation easier than ever
October 6, 2011 – 12:09 | Comments Off on Nero updates its product line making media management and disc creation easier than ever
Nero updates its product line making media management and disc creation easier than ever

The Nero range of disc burning tools has been updated, and there’s something for everyone in this comprehensive suite of utilities. The company’s flagship Nero Burning ROM allows for the importing of files from the …

24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week
September 30, 2011 – 17:09 | Comments Off on 24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week
24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week

It has been another busy seven days for software releases, with the much anticipated final build of Firefox 7 hitting the severs. With improved memory usage and performance, this is a great upgrade to the …

MAGIX releases Movie Edit Pro MX with improved performance
September 30, 2011 – 06:19 | Comments Off on MAGIX releases Movie Edit Pro MX with improved performance
MAGIX releases Movie Edit Pro MX with improved performance

German multimedia specialist MAGIX has introduced the next generation of its high-end consumer video editor, Movie Edit Pro MX.
MX apparently stands for Media-X-change, and represents the idea that MAGIX MX-tagged programs will make it easier …