Miro Transformed into a doubleTwist, iTunes Competitor Overnight

Miro 4 ScreenshotsMiro, the open-source Internet TV Player, has morphed into a new, more far reaching application that everyone should have a good look at. Miro 4.0, beside the ability to subscribe to your favorite video podcasts and BitTorrent distributed videos, now offers music and video management (includes an inbuilt H.264/MP4 transcoder and "watch folder" functionality), smartphone [...]

1remote iOS App for Kaleidescape Movie Servers Now Available

1remote for KaleidescapeDid you put down your hard earned cash to purchase a high-end Kaleidescape DVD / Blu-ray movie server? Well, you'll be happy to learn that a third-party developer has just released a new iPhone and iPad app called 1remote that will allow you to navigate through your movie collection like all the cool kids are doing [...]

Make All Your Windows Media Center TV Recordings iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Apple TV Accessible with Simple.tv

Simple.tv Workflow GraphicFor anyone who has tried to convert all their TV show recordings done through Windows Media Center into a format that's compatible with their iDevices, Simple.tv is now your new godsend. Simple.tv takes all the work you would have done manually to transcode and organize your files and makes it a background process. Simple.tv converts [...]

Cablevision Launches 300-channel, Live TV iPad App

Cablevision Optimum App for iPadWhoa, I think Cablevision just hit a home run here. The cable TV provider just surpassed Time Warner Cable's 32 (recently reduced to 20) live TV channel offering via the iPad. Cablevision's new Optimum App for iPad supports approximately 300 live TV channels, provides set-top DVR management, access to VoD content, and enhanced programming search. The [...]

Why AirPlay Functionality Integrated into HDTVs Is Both Good and Bad

Apple AirPlay Toy Story 3Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is considering licensing AirPlay to TV manufactures for use in the their 'net-connected TVs. If you're an Apple fan, this is obviously good news — being that you'll be able to zap movies, TV shows and other video content from your iDevice to a TV without an Apple TV in the [...]

Google TV Remote for Apple iOS Devices Finally Makes an Appearance

Google TV Remote for iOSIf you're one of the one percenters out there who owns a majority of Apple products and felt compelled to buy a Google TV-powered Logitech Revue or Sony Internet TV over an Apple TV, good news. Starting today you can load the official Google TV Remote app for iPad, iPhone, and the iPod touch. As [...]

Apple to Intro a Magazine Template for iPad Developers?

The Daily Intro GraphicThis is interesting news. Rumor has it that Apple is working on a magazine template that will leverage Apple Human Interface Guidelines and its developer toolkit, Xcode. The move is to help push forth a more unified and intuitive magazine app that users will instantly know how to use no matter who publishes it. The [...]

Apple Adds ‘Airplay-Enabled Apps’ Section to Its App Store

Airplay-enabled AppsLooking for iOS 4 apps that can take advantage of Apple's new Airplay feature? Hit this link and get privy to all the Airplay-enabled apps that will let you stream music, video, or audio to devices like the new Apple TV from your favorite iDevice. So far you've got a 11 to choose from. Highlights: [...]