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Josh Centers 21 comments

Prepare for Apple Dropping Old Media Formats with the IINA Video Player

In the next major release of macOS, Apple will be eliminating native support for many old video codecs. With the open-source IINA, you’ll have a Mac-native video player that can handle whatever you throw at it.

iFlicks 3.0 Agen Schmitz No comments

iFlicks 3.0

Major new release for the video encoding and metadata management app with new features and a two-tiered subscription model. ($34.99 new, free update, 19.8 MB)

Jeff Porten No comments

CES 2019: Startup Gadgets at Eureka Park

The CES section for startups shows its usual creativity: portable insulin fridges, STEM education for girls, a wearable subwoofer. and a giant relaxing egg. Which you sit in, not on.

HandBrake 1.2.0 Agen Schmitz No comments

HandBrake 1.2.0

Improves support for opening previously unreadable sources and adds new official presets for Amazon Fire and Google Chromecast devices. (Free, 19.6 MB)

Josh Centers 2 comments

TipBITS: Make Sure Your iPhone Is Capturing Video

Have you ever thought you were recording video on your iPhone, only to realize after the fact that you failed to tap the record button properly? Here are a few things to look for to make sure you never miss a video again.

HandBrake 1.1.0 Josh Centers 6 comments

HandBrake 1.1.0

Features a redesigned interface, new presets, and other improvements. (Free, 16.1 MB)

iTunes 12.7.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

iTunes 12.7.4

Adds new music video features to the Apple Music subscription service. (Free, 272 MB)

Agen Schmitz 2 comments

VLC Media Player 3.0

Major update for the open-source media player adds support for HDR and 360-degree video. (Free, 44.6 MB)

Adam Engst 10 comments

Let There Be (Inexpensive, Configurable, Diffuse, Portable) Light

If you do photography or video work, the Polaroid Flexi LED Light Panel provides 4500 lumens of light from a flexible grid of LEDs. It’s inexpensive and effective, and well worth adding to your toolkit to improve on-camera lighting.

HandBrake 1.0.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

HandBrake 1.0.1

Overhauls the official presets and improves the audio/video sync engine. (Free, 12.6 MB)