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VLC is the Answer to more questions than you thought..

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While its possible to do many things with many media apps on your Operating system of choice. VLC appears under that unassuming minimalistic interface is an Open source power house with a huge number of features which are not always obvious.

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nice article, but browsing through your web site keep my cpu close to 100%, there's something in the new theme that's not right, maybe you can do something about that (running latest firefox 64bit, thanks god for the "Enjoy reading" extension).

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