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Would you recommend this product?
2 Reviews5.0/5
Graham Gnall
Product, Braavo
What are some of the benefits to using this over VLC? Is it just a slicker UX?
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Ben Tossell
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No-coder 👉 Makerpad.co
Features: Based on mpv, a powerful media player Designed for modern macOS (10.10+) User-friendly interface All the features you need for videos, audios and subtitles Supported basic playlist and chapters MPV config files and script system are available for advanced users Written in Swift, followed up on new technologies like Touch Bar Still in active development
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Ton
Mac'aholic
@bentossell Nice discovery Ben. VLC is pretty much the standard in this field, but macOS sure can use a dedicated modern media player.
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Ben Tossell
Hunter
No-coder 👉 Makerpad.co
@t55 yeah VLC has always been my default - found this in GitHub Explore > Trending section :)
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Thanasis
UI/UX @EU_Commission
@bentossell @t55 So Look ok, i also use VLC for like...ages, i would like to use something different just for the hell of it!
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I'm sceptical. I'm waiting for a good developer to look in the source code and confirm there is no malicious code.
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Simon Bromberg
sbromberg.com
@sidrock28 The project is totally open source. Hiding malicious code in plain sight would be some pretty ace-level scamming, although I suppose it's theoretically possible. In my experience sketchy things look sketchy.
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RedaFreelance Designer, Aspiring Developer.
@sidrock28 Why, though?
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Noah TsutsuiDesign Manager, IMVU
@shimmb @sidrock28 The website also offers a bundled app binary. It's not as unlikely or uncommon as you're leading others to believe.
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Simon Bromberg
sbromberg.com
@nipponese @sidrock28 ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Zach SekarFounder, L.A. Tech Rise
VLC gets the job done but I'm definitely keeping my eye on this project now.
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Christopher Hannah
Swift Developer / Writer
Great find! I've thought for a while VLC seemed a bit outdated for the modern platform, and this instantly looks like a worthy long term replacement. The design is great and it really suits macOS.
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Christopher Hannah
Swift Developer / Writer
Of course I had to link to it from my blog - http://radicalthinker.net/iina-t...
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