Mac OS X Software
Mac OS X
DiskAid transfers music and video from the device library to iTunes - including playlists, ratings, counts and comments.
It copies files between the Mac and any iPhone, iPad or iPod through a USB cable or via the Wi-Fi network.
DiskAid also accesses iPhone data sets such as Text messages, MMS and iMessages, contacts, voicemail, notes and voice memos and saves the data onto the computer for backup or sharing.
DiskAid is an all purpose file transfer software that lets you browse the whole contents of the device file system and in doing so lets you transfer and store files to the all installed apps, store files on the device and view them on the go.
Other features include browsing and transfer iCloud files and Photo stream.
Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6 or higher, iTunes 10, iPhone or iPad running iOS 4 or higher, any iPod
HandBrake is a GPL’d multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 ripper/converter. HandBrake was originally available on the BeOS, but now has been ported over to MacOS X and to GNU/Linux.
Any DVD-like source: VIDEO_TS folder, DVD image or real DVD (even encrypted)
PAL or NTSC
AC-3, LPCM or MPEG audio tracks
File format: MP4, AVI or OGM
Video: MPEG-4 or H.264 (1 or 2 passes or constant quantizer encoding)
Audio: AAC, MP3, Vorbis or AC-3 pass-through (supports encoding of several audio tracks)
Basic subtitle support (burned into the picture)
Integrated bitrate calculator
Picture deinterlacing, cropping and scaling
Mac OS X 10.3.9 or higher, Universal Binary
Hawkeye makes it easy for you to create DVD’s with custom playlists. With one application you can rip your favorite episodes or moments from your dvd collection and create a new custom DVD with a menu you design. Hawkeye also has the ability to import a variety of different file formats (AVI, FLV, MPG + more) Now you can even create movies for your PSP, iPod, Apple TV or cell phone. PSP devices mount directly in hawkeye with drag and drop support directly from DVD or video files (PSP firmware 2.8 required). Demultiplex or multiplex files with the greatest of ease. And now downloading videos from YouTube has never been easier.
iCommune is an application that extends Apple's iTunes to share music over the network. You can share the music in your iTunes library and access other iCommune music collections. iCommune music collections appear as playlists in your iTunes window. You can browse through them, and choose to stream or download the music they contain.
Requirements: Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
iDictionary is a Mac OS X application that allows you to put a dictionary and/or thesaurus onto your iPod. iDictionary leverages the Oxford dictionary available with OS X 10.4 along with some very smart filtering and optimization techniques to create a dictionary or thesarus that will fit on an iPod. The dictionary or thesaurus is displayed on your iPod using the iPod’s built in “Notes” feature. The “Notes” feature, which is needed to view a dictionary or thesaurus on your iPod, is availible on 3rd generation or newer iPods (sold since April, 2003.).
OS X 10.4 or higher, 3rd generation or higher iPod
iDictionary Lite is a Mac OS X application that allows you to put a dictionary and/or thesaurus onto your iPod. iDictionary Lite leverages the Oxford dictionary available with OS X 10.4 along with some very smart filtering and optimization techniques to create a dictionary or thesaurus that will fit on an iPod. The dictionary or thesaurus is displayed on your iPod using the iPod’s built in “Notes” feature. The “Notes” feature, which is needed to view a dictionary or thesaurus on your iPod, is available on 3rd generation or newer iPods (sold since April, 2003.). iDictionary Lite restricts the dictionaries created to letters A-D. If you want to be able to access a full dictionary or thesaurus you must purchase a license for the standard version of iDictionary.
OS X 10.4 or higher, 3rd generation or higher iPod
iDive is a digital video shoebox…for your DV tapes and now for all your QuickTime movies.
It will turn any assortment of disorganised video files on tape, disk, DVD into an instantly accessible catalog. Finding a clip hidden amongst hours of footage will never again be a problem.
Intuitive concepts such as people, places, events can be dragged and dropped onto your footage to simply, and quickly annotate your shots. A stunning visual timeline gives you that extra perspective on time and allows instant selections based on capture dates.
Featuring extensive export capabilities, iDive is designed to become your DV editing application’s best friend, by offering easy navigation, innovative visualization and turbo-charged search facilities.
Now featuring Mosaic, an slideshow module producing striking animations with your videos, images and text. The produced videos can be streamed to your camcorder, exported as Quicktime or sent to your iPod via iTunes.
Mac OS X 10.3.9 or higher (10.4 for Mosaic and the Spotlight plugin), QuickTime 7.x, universal binary
iDupe is a smart duplicates scanner for iTunes.
iDupe tries to deal with duplicate songs or albums in iTunes in a smart way.
• Can make smart judgement calls about duplicates
• Lets you make final judgement calls before removing or deleting anything
• Can remove tracks from playlist and/or library relatively fast
• Can move files to trash and also trash empty parent folders
Mac OS X
A small and simple application for syncing your favourite RSS feeds to your iPod. Simply add the URLs of the feeds or blogs you want to read on your iPod, and then each time you want to update your iPod, just run the application and press the Sync button. The articles will appear in the Notes section of your iPod. RSS and Atom feeds are supported currently. Import your existing feed lists through OPML.
Mac OS X 10.3.9 or higher, An iPod with the Notes feature - the iPod, iPod mini or iPod nano
iFill streams mp3 files from thousands of free internet radio stations directly to your iPod. You can choose several stations at once and select from many different genres. And since iFill goes directly to your iPod, it won’t clutter up your hard drive with extra files.
Mac OS X 10.3 or higher, all iPods except iPod touch
iGadget X allows you to realize the full potential of your iPod. With iGadget X, you’ll be able to transform your iPod into much more than a simple music player.
Here are the features you’ll get with the purchase of iGadget X:
Songs and Playlists
Transfer songs and playlists from your iPod to your Mac and/or into iTunes while preserving play counts, user ratings and last played dates
Never get lost again! Put driving directions right onto your iPod
Always pay the lowest prices for gas by having a list of gas prices for your area right on your iPod
Never get caught without your raincoat by keeping your local weather forecasts on your iPod
Get the movie showtimes for your local theaters stored onto your iPod
RSS News Feeds
Get the latest news headlines on your iPod for reading at your lesiure
Backup any set of files and/or folders from your Mac onto your iPod for safe keeping
Get your daily horoscope readings on your iPod
Keep a library of text files on your iPod for reading on-the-go - these could be e-books, recipes, bible verses, anything
Mac OS X 10.4 or later, Intel or PowerPC Mac, 2.4 MB of available hard drive space