Download VLC media player 1.0.0 Final

July 8th, 2009 b0ddu Posted in freebies, Media, News, Software 1 Comment »

VLC media player is a popular and highly capable portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols without external codec or program. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. This is a good backup media player on Windows and the best player for Mac, Linux Systems.VLC Media Player 1.0.0

After 8 year long development process, VLC Media Player 1.0.0 a.k.a. Goldeneye is released. VLC 1.0 is a free download for Windows, Mac, and Linux systems and other Linux distributions’ repositories. Download VLC Media Player 1.0.0

VLC Verson 1.0.0 introduces support for HD codecs (AES3, Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD, Blu-Ray Linear PCM, Real Video 3.0 and 4.0, etc.), more formats (Raw Dirac, M2TS, etc.), instant pausing and frame-by-frame support, and much, much more. VLC now supports AirTunes audio output.


Display and Compare Google vs Bing Search Results Side by Side

July 6th, 2009 b0ddu Posted in News, Productivity, web2 1 Comment »

If you are thinking, how Google.com search results compare against Bing.com results or want to checkout the new hype around bing.com, there’s a new site that can help you figure it all out to and to finalize your default search provider.

bing-vs-google homepage

Bing-vs-Google.com is a comparison site that shows the search results for a particular keyword in a split screen – bing on the left, Google on the right. It has a simple homepage with just a search box in the middle of the screen and a bit of text explaining what it’s all about. To use the site, all you have to do is enter in a query as usual and hit search. Using the links at the top, you can change the layout of the page to a horizontal split, if you so desire, or you can switch off one engine entirely and show just the one set of results.

bing vs google search results


Buy Genuine Windows 7 Cheap Online ( Home Premium or Professional )

June 25th, 2009 b0ddu Posted in Deals, News No Comments »

Microsoft has officially announced the pricing for next OS Windows 7. Below are the prices in the U.S. for each version when it comes out October 22, 2009. If you buy a new PC now, there will be a separate free upgrade program for that.

  Upgrade Price Full Retail Price

Windows 7 Home Premium

$119.99

$199.99

Windows 7 Professional

$199.99

$299.99

Windows 7 Ultimate

$219.99

$319.99

Windows 7 retail home premium As a special time limited offer! Microsoft will offer the opportunity to pre-order Windows 7 at a more than 50% discount. In the US, this will mean you can pre-order Windows 7 Home Premium for USD $49.99 or Windows 7 Professional for USD $99.99. Comparison of versions http://windows.microsoft.com/compare-editions . Microsoft’s special pre-order offer page, click here.

In U.S., Canada and Japan, pre-order period now till July 11th or while supplies last. Preorder using below links.

In UK, France and Germany, pre-order July 15th till  August 14th or while supplies last.

  • note: 1 : Paul Thurrott has how to do a clean install with the upgrade versions.
  • note: 2 : Check the Upgrade matrix for what version of Windows Vista to Windows 7.
  • note: 3 : You’ll have to back up and do clean install for Windows XP to Windows 7.

Check your mails for Google Voice Invite, Confirmed.

June 25th, 2009 b0ddu Posted in News 2 Comments »

Google Voice logo In the earlier post, Get a GrandCentral ( Google Voice ) Invite ; I have mentioned how to get a invite to try Google Voice ( formerly GrandCentral ). For those who requested from Google Voice Invite page, check our emails as Google is sending out the long awaited Google Voice invites to people on it’s reservations list. ( Confirmed via Google Voice Twitter account ).

Google Voice is not open to general public, currently available by invite only. Get an Invite . Earlier Network World reported after Google has reserved about one million numbers with Level 3 Communications who have been supplying number since beginning. Act quick to get a number of your choice.  Check out below video, which provides an overview of how it works:

Google Voice, How it works

New and exciting features in Firefox 3.5

June 23rd, 2009 b0ddu Posted in News 2 Comments »

Firefox 3.5 is a major update and has lot of new and exciting features to the popular open-source browser. Firefox 3.5 Release Candidate available now will become the official Firefox 3.5 release, which is scheduled to be made available at the end of this month.  See Product Homepage for info and download links.

Below video gives a quick preview of what’s new and exciting in Firefox 3.5, coming soon from Mozilla.

What’s New in Firefox 3.5