Watch Online Video? Get Miro
Aug 13, 2007, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nathan Willis)
"First it was called DTV, then Democracy Player, and now it is
Miro. Whatever you call it, the Mozilla-based, cross-platform, open
source video player is now in public release. Miro differs from
playback front ends like VLC by offering integrated content-finding
and content-management tools. If you think that's a meaningless
distinction, think again.
"You can download Miro for Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. The
latest release is version 0.9.8.1, designated Public Preview 1. The
Miro team earns high marks for offering multiple download options
for Linux users: source code with build notes, and binaries for
Fedora, Ubuntu, and Debian..."