Tag: VLC

5KPlayer Review: Forget VLC — Here’s An Easy, Free, And Powerful Media Player For PC And Mac

5KPlayer is an all-around media player that handles all your video needs. This fast and powerful software lets you play 4K and 8K videos, download videos and songs from a ton of websites, stream via AirPlay, and more.

DearMob March 7, 2019

VLC Hits 3 Billion Downloads, Will Soon Add AirPlay Support For Android

VideoLAN’s ultra-robust, ultra-useful video player has been downloaded a total of 3 billion times. To celebrate this milestone, the team announced imminent support for AirPlay and better VR integration.

Apps/Software January 11, 2019

Massive VLC 3.0 Update Brings Chromecast Support, 8K, HDR, 3D Audio, And More

VideoLAN has rolled out VLC 3.0 Vetinari, a massive update to the popular media player that brings a ton of new features, such as Chromecast support, 8K playback, and more. It’s now available on nearly all major platforms.

Apps/Software February 10, 2018

Binge Watchers, Beware: Hackers Are Using Subtitle Files To Spread Malware And Take Over Computers

Security researchers have discovered an exploit in various media players that allow hackers to use subtitles in spreading malware and taking over computers. Here are the affected apps, and how you can protect yourself from the subtitles hack.

Apps/Software May 24, 2017

VLC Media Player App Is Finally Available For Windows 10, Xbox One Version Coming Soon

The Universal Windows 10 app for VLC is now available for download in the Windows Store. The software will have most of the features available in the iOS and Android versions, including the capability to play back almost any file format.

Apps/Software June 30, 2016

VLC For Android 2.0 Rolls Out: Here's What's Good And What's Not So Good About This New Version

A major update for VLC for Android is ready and available now on the Play Store. It was a long time coming, and it shows for the most part.

Apps/Software June 22, 2016

VLC, The World’s Most Popular Media Player, Turns 15 Years Old: Here’s Why You Should Download It Now

VLC is the most popular media player in the world, and it has just turned 15 years old. Here are a couple of good reasons why you might want to start using it.

Apps/Software February 3, 2016

VLC Media Player Is Finally Available For The Apple TV, Comes With tvOS-Specific Features To Boot

VideoLAN announced its VLC Media Player has now landed on tbe Apple TV. The app brings with it a slew of tvOS-specific features.

Apps/Software January 14, 2016

VLC Media Player Now Available For Chrome OS As A Port Of Popular Android App

VLC for Chrome OS has just been launched. The new app, which users can now download from the Chrome Web Store, is a port of the VLC for Android version.

Apps/Software December 19, 2015

VLC Beta Testers Needed For Apple tvOS App: Here's The Deal

On Nov. 10, VLC announced that it's developing an app for the tvOS Apple Store. Many users acclaimed VLC’s functionality on other platforms so the tvOS app should seamlessly play a lot of media file types.

Apps/Software November 10, 2015

VLC Media Player App Is Making Its Way To The Apple TV

Plex is not the only one to bring a well-loved media app to the new Apple TV. The VLC Video Player App will soon land on the new Apple TV as well, a developer revealed.

Apps/Software September 16, 2015

Microsoft's DVD Player App For Windows 10 Will Cost You $10: Here's Why You Should Not Buy

Microsoft may offer Windows 10 for free, but Redmond will not give everything away at no cost. The latest app to be discovered that comes at a premium is something as basic as a DVD player.

Apps/Software August 6, 2015

VLC Relaunches iOS App Alongside Windows Phone, Android And Desktop Updates

VideoLAN, the company behind the VLC media player, has re-released the iOS version of VLC and updated the app on Android, Windows Phone and Desktop.

Apps/Software February 28, 2015

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