1. VLC Rincewind: New Major Release (2.1.0) Is Out!
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VLC Rincewind: New Major Release (2.1.0) Is Out!
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VLC Rincewind: New Major Release (2.1.0) Is Out!



Richard Harris Richard Harris in Mobile Tech Thursday, September 26, 2013
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A much anticipated update to the VLC media player has just been released and ready for downloaded by the masses! There are so many updates it would be better for you just to hear it straight from the horses mouth, click the link below.

2.1.0 Highlights 

With a new audio core, hardware decoding and encoding, port to mobile platforms, preparation for Ultra-HD video and a special care to support more formats, 2.1 is a major upgrade for VLC.

Rincewind has a new rendering pipeline for audio, with better effiency, volume and device management, to improve VLC audio support.

It supports many new devices inputs, formats, metadata and improves most of the current ones, preparing for the next-gen codecs.

Rincewind fixes around a thousand bugs, in more than 7000 commits from 140 volunteers.



Read more: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/releases/2.1.0.html