After a lengthy hiatus, VLC is back for iOS. The new version includes the WiFi Upload feature, which lets you wirelessly upload video files to your iOS device from a Web browser.
Apple wins scuffle with WiLAN, a company that targeted the iPhone and Mac maker for allegedly infringing on its wireless technology.
As long as you have the videos to watch, VLC's gesture controls and smooth performance make it an excellent app for video playback.
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Bluetooth patents have proven to be one of the more popular ways for licensing specialist WiLAN to target tech companies.
The open source video player that's been a long-time favorite on desktops now has a new look and more features in its iOS counterpart.
Belkin's NetCam HD+ is a fantastic option for budget-minded DIY security enthusiasts, but you'll need to pay the monthly fee to get the most from this entry-level IP camera.
With VLC 2.1.1, VideoLAN continues to sidestep the software patent licensing minefield of video compression. Meanwhile, open-source allies put muscle behind the new Daala codec.
As long as you respect its limitations and keep the camera steady, the Polaroid XS100i is a good easy-to-use budget-friendly option for dabbling in hands-free video.
For less than $35, this SD-card-size adapter lets you connect mobile devices and computers to your camera for wireless viewing and transferring of pictures and videos.
The new AV receiver will join Marantz's existing line of slim models, including the NR1504 and NR1403.