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Cool software, cool logo!

Raghav Sam
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VLC media player.
I was able to watch many media files which WMP was unable to play.
[ June 23, 2006: Message edited by: Raghav Sam ]

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marc weber

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And here's the cool part (quoted from the Wiki article linked to above)...
It is one of the most platform independent players available, with versions for Linux, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, BeOS, BSD, Pocket PC, and Solaris.

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Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Indeed. A welcome addition to Mac OS X.

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Joe Ess

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Unfortunately it is powered by bottlenose dolphin tails (and they just throw the rest in the dumpster).

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Bear Bibeault
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Dolphins? I thought it was baby seals?

And I've always wondered about the logo... why traffic cones? They usually mean "get outa here!"

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marc weber

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Originally posted by Ernest Friedman-Hill:
Indeed. A welcome addition to Mac OS X.

I also like flip4mac, which allows QuickTime to play Windows Media clips.
I agree. Here's the link:
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