High Praise for the ‘Air Video’ iPhone / iPod touch Video Streaming App

Joel Johnson over at Gizmodo has posted a glowing review of Air Video, a $3 iPhone and iPod touch compatible app that can stream videos from a server PC over a local area network via Wi-Fi or remotely over 3G. Besides the incredible price, Joel was impressed by how easy Air Video's Mac OS X [...]

Logitech Touch Mouse (PC/Mac Remote) iPhone App Released

Good news for Apple iPhone and iPod touch users. Logitech has added a new app to the iTunes App Store called Touch Mouse. The FREE app turns your handheld into a wireless remote for your Windows or Mac computer (requires installation of the Touch Mouse Server software). Touch Mouse's feature highlights include: multi-touch trackpad, keyboard [...]

PlugPlayer UPnP iPhone App Offers Some Interesting Functionality

It occurred to me that the Apple iPad has no native, cross-platform media streaming capabilities (a big missed opportunity if you ask me). Being the case, I did a quick search on Google for an iPhone app, since most are compatible with the new iPad, and discovered PlugPlayer (iTunes - $4.99). What's interesting is that [...]

Use Tango to Remotely Control Your Music Player Docked iPod Touch with an iPhone

For the person who owns both an iPod Touch and an iPhone, Tango (FB page) may be an app you'll be interested in. Tango enables one to control an iPhone/iPod Touch's music collection with another iPhone/iPod Touch over Wi-Fi. Tango, from just about any room in the house, can show you what's playing, adjust the [...]

Control PC and HTPC Apps Via Your iPhone with Remotely Possible

It seems that just about every month or so we see a new software based remote app for your HTPC — some good, some with limited functionality. Well, here's another one to add to your list. However, judging by the functionality of Remotely Possible, this may be the iPhone / iPod touch HTPC remote app [...]

HomeSeer iPhone HSTouch Client Released

Folks who already have or are considering a HomeSeer-based home automation system will be happy to learn that they can now manage their devices directly from an iPhone using the company's newly released iPhone HSTouch client. What's more, since HSTouch is IP-enabled, users can manage their home(s) remotely via the app. The new HSTouch iPhone [...]

HAVA Mobile Player for iPhone Released

Moonsoon Multimedia is getting in on the iPhone placeshifting action. The company's HAVA Mobile Player app for iPhone / iPod touch has just been approved by Apple and offers users a convenient way to access their home HAVA adapter attached to a cable, satellite, DVD, or TiVo set-top for remote viewing and management. The app [...]

Simplify Media Releases Simplify Music 2.0 App for iPhone

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWWpiwkSYjI] We covered Simplify Media's original iPhone / iPod touch App back in August of '08 and came away impressed by its ability to stream music from your home Windows / Mac / Linux computer remotely — including music libraries from up to 30 of your friends. Now the developers of Simplify Music [app link] have [...]