GOM Media Player can play back almost any audio or video file, and looks good doing so. This free player is well worth a look.
How did TiVo, Skype, eBay, and others wind up with the names they did? JR Raphael has the answer.
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Many viewers had difficulty streaming the debate between the political pundits with opposing ideologies when it began.
A new API, for instance, enables video playback that can adapt to changing computer and network conditions.
A HP Scanjet 3C somehow sits in for the vocals. Two hard drives pull off drums and a cymbal. And a xylophone is controlled by a PIC16F84A microcontroller.
Google now includes movie trailers from YouTube in its search results when information is requested about a movie. Expect Bing to follow soon.
Next to Apple's iMovie '11, Premiere Elements 11 is about the same, a little bit more, a little prettier, and easier to use.
The vast majority will find all the features they need in this collection of linked photo and video editors. It shields you from the complexity of many tasks, but still manages to provide near pro-level power.