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DivX Version 5.0

Associated previously with Internet video piracy, DivX Networks released DivX Version 5.0 this week in its bid to challenge the supremacy of Internet video formats like Windows Media, RealPlayer, and Apple Quicktime. Self-dubbed the "Mp3 of Video," DivX offers additional functionality from previous versions, including image quality improvement, MPEG-4 compatibility, and faster performance. Three...
JetAudio Basic

Multimedia software can be a bit pricey at times, so it is with great relief that the Scout Report can report on a new version of the visually stimulating JetAudio Basic application. With its compact design, this application allows visitors to create their own Internet broadcasts, and it also can play all major file formats. For those who love audio effects, the application can also create nice...
VLC Media Player 1.0.2

VLC Media Player just came out of its beta release, and users looking for an open source media player will want to give the program a try. Visitors can use the program to play just about any media file, and they can use the frame-by-frame advancement feature or the live-recording feature as they see fit. The player is fairly simple to use, and it works with a wide range of video and audio formats....
Zoom Player 3.2

While there are a number of good multi-purpose media players publicly available, this latest edition of Zoom Player is definitely worth a look. Some of the features include various presets for video playback, variable speeds for playback, multi-language support, and a programmable keyboard interface. The website for the player contains a number of screenshots, and detailed information about all of...