VideoLan’s VLC Media Player (Finally) Releases Version 1.0

My favorite multipurpose media player, VLC from VideoLan, is all gown-up and has finally reached a "mature" version 1.0  (^_^)
    • VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
    • It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.
    • Free, Open Source and cross-platform
    • Independent of systems codecs to support most video types
    • Live recording
    • Instant pausing and Frame-by-Frame support
    • Finer speed controls
    • New HD codecs (AES3, Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD, Blu-Ray Linear PCM, Real Video 3.0 and 4.0, …)
    • New formats (Raw Dirac, M2TS, …) and major improvements in many formats…
    • New Dirac encoder and MP3 fixed-point encoder
    • Video scaling in fullscreen
    • RTSP Trickplay support
    • Zipped file playback
    • Customizable toolbars
    • Easier encoding GUI in Qt interface
    • Better integration in Gtk environments
    • MTP devices on linux
    • AirTunes streaming
    • New skin for the skins2 interface

About blakehandler

BLAKE was a Microsoft MVP and award winning programmer with over 20+ years experience providing complete Windows and networking support for small to medium sized businesses. BLAKE is also Jazz Musician and Instructor for residential clients on the Los Angeles West Side.
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