Jan 312013

iOS 6.1, the 1st major update to iOS 6 since its release on September 2012 was finally out on Jan 28, 2013 for free update for all users of iPhone 5, iPod touch 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPod touch 4G, new iPad 4, iPad mini, iPad 3 and iPad 2.

Updating to iOS 6.1 brings cool new features such as LTE support, movie tickets purchasing with Siri, downloading individual songs from iCloud for iTunes Match subscribers and new button for resetting the Advertising Identifier.

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Jan 292013

Introduces the most similar programs to Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, Excel 2013/2010/2007/2003

One of TechiSky readers wrote in to ask if there is any similar program to Microsoft Word other than OpenOffice. The Microsoft Office Similar shall be able to both save ducument to .doc and open .doc files. While, there is a Microsoft office similar out there: Smaller and faster than most other office suites, efficient and highly compatible with Microsoft Office that helos to accomplish your office tasks with high quality. That is Kingsoft Office Suite. The program includes Writer (functions as Word), Presentation (functions as PowerPoint) and Spreadsheet (functions as Excel). If you are also looking for Office Suite Similar, Micrsoft Word similar, Micrsoft Excel similar, Micrsoft PowerPoint similar, you are just at the right corner. Keeping on reading and enjoy!

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Jan 252013

Step-by-Step Guide to rip Blu-Ray to MP3, Lossless audio FLAC, WAV, 24bit WAV, AIFF, ALAC, ect on Mac or Windows

Want to listen the audio of the Blu-Ray movies on your portable players? You can extract the audio from the Blu-Ray disc, and convert Blu-Ray to audio MP3, 320kbps MP3, AC3 5.1, AAC, even lossless FLAC, WAV, AIFF, ALAC. It’s that easy to rip music and audio from Blu-Ray on a Mac computer or on a Windows PC with the help of Aiseesoft Blu-Ray Ripper.

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Jan 222013

Best Micrsoft Office 2013 free Altertive and Professional Replacement: Your Way to Efficient and High Quality Work

Microsoft Office 2013 is the latest version of the Microsoft Office productivity suite for Microsoft Windows PC. MS Office 2013 includes extended file format support, user interface updates, and support for touch, suitable for both 32bit and 64 bit Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.

Several features are removed along of new features added in Microsoft office 2013, such as Clip Organizer, Picture Manager, chart styles, ability to insert a 3D cone, pyramid, or cylinder chart. In Microsoft Word 2013, custom XML markup has been removed for legal reasons and older WordArt objects are converted to new WordArt objects.

Micrsoft offers 4 editions Office Suite 2013 including Microsoft Office 2013 Home & Student, Microsoft Office 2013 Office Home & business, Microsoft Office 2013 Office Professional, Microsoft Office 2013 Office Professional plus. The price just remain same as those of Micrsoft Office 2010.

If you are disappointed with Microsoft Office 2013 for the ridiculous price, for slowness to load, or for whatever reason, you can download the best free Microsoft Office 2013 Alternative or professional Microsoft Office 2013 Replacement that is similar to MS Office 2013 and is highly compatible with MS Office 2013/2010/2007/2003 to replace Microsoft Office 2013.

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dBpoweramp for Mac: Convert CD,MP3,FLAC,ALAC,M4A,WMA,AIFF,APE on Mac

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Jan 182013

Introduces 3 similar dBpoweramp for Mac for CD ripping, audio conversion of MP3, FLAC, ALAC, M4A, WMA, AIFF, APE, etc.

dBpoweramp is an Windows audio toolkit with two main applications: dBpoweramp Music Converter (dMC) and dBpoweramp CD Ripper. With dBpoweramp you can rip CD, convert audio to lots of audio formats including FLAC, MP3, M4A, Apple Lossless ALAC, AAC, WMA, Wave, AIFF, etc. dBpoweramp supports almost all audio codes with batch conversion and Multi-CPU encoding support as well as support preserving ID tags and Artwork. dBpoweramp is popular used by Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP PC users.

It is disappointed that dBpoweramp right now does not work on any Mac OS X computer. Though Mac users can use Crossover, VMware, or Parallels to install Windows on their Mac to run dBpoweramp. However, it is a little bit complex to install a Virtual Machine in order to run dBpoweramp. Even some users use dBpoweramp through Crossover, VMware, or Parallels, problems always occours with dBpoweramp such as it cannot see the CD-ROM.

Luckily, there are several great Mac programs that work similar to dBpoweramp for Mac OS X to help you fullfill your ripping or conversion tasks. This article introduces 3 popular dBpoweramp for Mac similar and equivalent among macOS Mojave, High Sierra, Sierra, Yosemite, El Capitan, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard, Leopard users.

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PowerPoint Video Converter Windows 8: Convert PPT to AVI,MP4,WMV on Win 8

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Jan 162013


PowerPoint Video Converter for Windows 8 – Easy Convert PPT to Video AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, MOV on Win 8

Imagine that your PowerPoint presentation can be played as a video clip. Converting PowerPoint to video enables you to share presentations with a broader audience, including those who do not have a copy of PowerPoint installed. You can upload the video presentation to YouTube, Facebook, vemeo, or your own website, or transfer to portable devices like iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Samsung Galaxy, Kindle Fire, etc. In this article, TechiSky introduces two popular PowerPoint to Video Converter for Windows 8 that will assist you to convert PPT to video in AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, MOV, WebM, etc on Win 8.

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Jan 152013

Best RealPlayer Downloader Alternative to Fix RealPlayer Downloader Not Working Issue on Windows or on Mac

RealPlayer Video Downloader, an important feature in RealPlayer for Windows, RealPlayer for Mac, RealPlayer SP and RealPlayer Plus, provides a safe and easy way to download video from video sharing sites like YouTube, Metacafe, Dailymotion, Vimeo, IMDb, etc.

It’s frustrating that RealPlayer downloader does not always work. Even you followed instruction to enable RealPlayer Browser Record Plugin, still there is no RealPlayer downloader’s “download this video” option displayed with FireFox, internet explorer, Google Chrome, etc. Or maybe you can see the “download this video” option button, but nothing happens when you click it. And currently RealPlayer downloader is yet to support IE 10 on Windows 8 and it is reported RealPlayer downloader cannot work with FireFox, Google Chrome on Windows 8 either. For Mac OS X users, it is also almost impossible to download videos using RealPlayer downloader with Safari.

To download videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, BBC, Facebook video, Hulu, VEVO, Metacafe etc, you will need smart RealPlayer Downloader alternative.

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Jan 102013

Are you interested in some YouTube videos and want to edit in Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro X or Final Cut Express? As we know, Final Cut Pro is a non-linear and non-destructive editing software application, it can only import non-destructive video format including DV, HDV, P2 MXF (DVCProHD), XDCAM, and 2K film formats. YouTube videos downloaded in FLV, MP4 or WebM format will fail to add to Final Cut Pro. And YouTube videos downloaded in MP4 format can be import to Fincal Cut Express, any other format of YouTube videos downloaded will fail to add to Final Cut Express.

In order to easily and fast import YouTube video to Final Cut Pro or Final Cut Express, we will need to download and convert YouTube videos to Final Cut Pro or Final Cut Express supported video format. This article includes a step-by-step guide to:

  • Download YouTube videos in FLV, even in 1080p/720p MP4 or WebM and convert YouTube videos to Final Cut Pro supported Apple ProRes, DV or AIC format for fast import YouTube to Final Cut Pro.
  • Download YouTube videos in FLV, even in 1080p/720p MP4 or WebM and convert YouTube videos to Final Cut Express supported MP4 format for easily add YouTube to Final Cut Express.

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Jan 092013

Apple iMovie makes it eady to make movie trailers, easily edit audio, add effects, and share your new movie on FaceBook, YouTube, and more. Even there is no actually video in the video file, people just use iMovie to edit the precious audio part, like cut and split the unwanted part and then merge the split into one file.

iMovie allows users to export iMovie video to audio as WAV, AIFF, AU. Then you can convert the iMovie export WAV, AIFF or AU to MP3, WMA, M4A, OGG, FLAC, Apple Lossless ALAC. If you have already exported your iMovie project to video file, you can extract audio from iMovie video with the help of Pavtube Video Converter.

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Jan 042013

Nowadays, lots of CD discs are codec with FLAC audio which is a lossless audio format for providing extraordinary listening experience. Lossless is better for it preserves your CD quality and you can convert to inferior format like MP3, AC3, M4A as you want. However, you will not be able to convert MP3 to Lossless format.

So, for serior music lovers, they prefer to rip their CD to lossless audio format such as FLAC, Apple Lossless and WAV. If you are Apple device fans or use Mac OS system, Apple Lossless ALAC is the better choice for ripping CD for Apple device fans and Mac OS X users as ALAC can be played on all current iPods, iPhones and iPads, and will play on QuickTime 6.5.1 and iTunes 4.5 and on their later version and it is a natively support audio format by Mac OS X.

This article includes a detailed guide on how to rip CD or CDA to Apple Lossless ALAC on Mac or on Windows with a professional CD/CDA to Apple Lossless converter.. The guide works perfectly on ripping CD to ALAC on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X 10.4(Tiger), 10.5(Leopard), 10.6(Snow Leopard), 10.7(OS X Lion), and 10.8(OS X Mountain Lion).

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Jan 032013

MKV is a open and free media container format (the Matroska Multimedia Container) which can hold an unlimited number of video, audio, picture, or subtitle tracks in one file. The common MKV files we see are codeced with H.264 video and AAC audio. As the demand of high quality audio enjoyment, more and more MKV files are codec with DTS AC3, FLAC audio.

MKV FLAC can give people extraordinary listening experience as audeo codeced is used the losslessly audio format FLAC. However, the compatiblity of MKV FLAC is quite limited. If you want to play MKV with FLAC audio on other devices, you will need to convert or remux MKV FLAC with AAC, AC3, or MP3 audio.

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Jan 012013

Easy Instruction to Convert FLAC Files to MP3 320kbps on Mac or Windows PC

The Free Lossless Audio Codec “FLAC”, is losslessly compressed digital audio which means file size is compressed without any audio information being lost. Even though digital audio compressed by FLAC’s algorithm can typically be reduced to 50–60% of its original size, comparing to the lossy format MP3, the size of FLAC file is still huge and may fill up your hard drive. As MP3 has more compatiblity than FLAC across system and portable devices, many people just choose to convert FLAC to MP3. Now with the help of Aiseesoft Audio Converter, you can realize converting FLAC to high quality MP3 at 320kbps.

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