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 …

Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos
September 27, 2011 – 08:39 | Comments Off on Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos
Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos

Converting video from one format to another can be a real chore. Whether you are looking to reduce the size of a video file so you can more easily add it to your web site, …

Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options
September 20, 2011 – 13:30 | Comments Off on Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options
Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options

If you have an iOS device – be it an iPhone, iPod or iPad – you are equipped with everything you need to not only watch, but also record video footage. Just like photos, half …

Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile
September 13, 2011 – 10:26 | Comments Off on Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile
Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile

Few people could imagine a TV viewing life that involved the rigid scheduling of a few years ago. The advent of devices such as Tivo and services such as Hulu and Netflix means that TV …

Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week
September 9, 2011 – 16:12 | Comments Off on Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week
Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week

This has been another busy week in the world of software releases, and there has been more news than normal in the field of security; both AVG and Norton products have been unveiled. AVG Internet …

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 …

Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit
August 15, 2011 – 09:02 | Comments Off on Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit
Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit

Apple’s various iOS devices are great for watching videos, but there are drawbacks. The process of transferring videos onto your device can be a lengthy one, and in many instances you may well have to …

Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad
August 10, 2011 – 03:35 | Comments Off on Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad
Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad

The Mac and PC versions of Boxee provide a wonderfully versatile means of accessing your media collection – music, photos and movies – in a delightful interface. The app can be used in conjunction with …

Access your media remotely on iPhone, Android or Mac with Plex Media Server
July 28, 2011 – 05:44 | Comments Off on Access your media remotely on iPhone, Android or Mac with Plex Media Server
Access your media remotely on iPhone, Android or Mac with Plex Media Server

Media files like photos, video and music can quickly swallow up gigabytes of drive space. Then there’s the issue of viewing or listening to those files on more than one Mac or device – do …

Find subtitles for movies and TV shows with Sublight
July 25, 2011 – 07:48 | Comments Off on Find subtitles for movies and TV shows with Sublight
Find subtitles for movies and TV shows with Sublight

Some people find watching foreign films with subtitles hard work, but it’s even harder if the movie in question has no subtitles at all and you’re not fluent in the relevant language. It’s not just …