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Featured Product: iGadget

iGadget, the winner of Computer Shopper's "Best iPod Software" title in their "The Best in Tech 2006" roundup, enables you to unlock the full potential of your iPod. It allows you to copy songs of any iPod to your PC and/or directly into iTunes while maintaining your user ratings, play counts and last played dates. In addition, it turns your iPod into a PDA by syncing all your Outlook data (contacts, appointments, notes, tasks and email) to your iPod. It can also pull in all kinds of data from the internet to your iPod. This includes RSS news, weather forecasts, movie showtimes, driving directions, and much more!

License: Commercial $15, free 15 day trial available
Requirements: Windows 2000, 2003, XP.

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Xilisoft iPod Video Converter 3.1.49.1220b

Xilisoft iPod Video Converter is a powerful iPod conversion tool, easy to use. It can help you easily and rapidly convert popular video formats like AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, MP4, RM, RMVB, DivX, ASF, VOB, 3GP, etc to iPod video with the perfect output quality. In addition, it provides a powerful way to convert audio files including WAV, WMV, MP2, AC3, RA, M4A, OGG, AAC etc. to iPod supported MP3. It also supports output of new video iPod 30G/80G MPEG-4 video at 640 by 480 resolution. Key Features: It supports APE and CUE decoding, audio CD ripping. The wizard was supported. Zoom and split functions were added. It offers multithreading and batch conversion. It can provide more than 200% converting speed. The software is integrated with all video/audio encoders/codecs.

License:

Free to try; $29.00 to buy

Requirements:

Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

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XPlay 2.1.2

XPlay was the first to bring the power and elegance of the Apple iPod to the Windows masses. Now comes XPlay 2.1 building on that tradition and continuing to lead the iPod experience on Windows. XPlay works makes every model of iPod work better with Windows XP, 2000, Me or 98SE. With XPlay there is no bulky interface, no fluff, nothing to get in the way of you and your music. XPlay's powerful drag-and-drop ability makes transferring music to and from the iPod quick and simple. There is no easier way to manage music on your iPod.

License: Commercial $29.95

Requirements: Windows XP, 2000, Me or 98SE Apple iPod (any model, including iPod mini) FireWire or USB 2.0� port (FireWire is also known as IEEE-1394 or Sony i.LINK; use with USB 2.0 port requires Windows XP or 2000 and a compatible iPod model, and may require purchase of an appropriate cable from Apple)

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XPlay 3

XPlay 3 gives you direct access to your iPod, meaning there is no middle man, no application. Copy music, photos, playlists and videos both on and off your iPod to any computer. In addition to music, you can finally manage photos on your iPod. Copy your favorite photos to your iPod to show friends and copy them back off onto any computer to share and save the memories. With XPlay you can also transfer iPod-ready videos.

License:

Free to try; $29.95 to buy

Requirements:

Windows XP/Vista

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xPodClone

xPodClone is the ultimate backup tool for all your devices, it copies easily cds, dvds, folders, directories. You can drag and drop files into the window. The software will find all protected files or hidden files of an iPod, hard disk and what you want. If you need for example to backup an iPod, you click on your iPod which is on your desktop (for Mac users) or in my Computer (for window users) and drag it into xPodClone, the you choose where you want to copy it and click on “Clone”.

License:

Freeware

Requirements:

Mac OS X or PC, Java VM Installed

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xPort 3.1

xPort is the ultimate backup tool for your iPod, it enables you to directly transfer songs from your iPod to your PC without loosing ratings, it recognizes playlists. You can export all your iPod’s content in only a few clicks. In addition, the program can create an internal list that contains the songs that you want to export; it includes a lyrics search, allows to make a text listing of your database and lets you create m3u playlists. It runs on all iPods and supports all file formats (MP3/AAC).

License:

$11.50

Requirements:

Mac or PC, Java VM Installed

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xPort 4.6

xPort is a backup tool for your iPod. It enables you to directly transfer songs from your iPod to your PC without losing ratings; it also recognizes iPod play lists. The program can create an internal list named xPort that contains the songs that you want to copy. It includes lyrics search, allows you to make a text listing of your database and lets you create m3u play lists. It runs on all iPods, supports all file formats, and recognizes MP3-TAGS pictures.

License:

Free to try; $11.40 to buy

Requirements:

Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server, Java Runtime Environment 1.4.1

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Youtube Batch Downloader 1.2

1-Click Batch Download & Join 100’s of YouTube videos & convert into avi, mp4, wmv, mov, ipod, zune, psp. Currently supports User/Channel/Playlist/Group/Favorite Batch Download. No more cut & paste. No more renaming to .flv. Version 1.4 allows user to Join multiple videos together into a sing.

License:

Free

Requirements:

Windows 98/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

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YouTube Clip Extractor 1

YouTube Clip Extractor is an easy-to-use plug-in to download and convert YouTube videos. Download videos right from your browser (IE ) by clicking the programs toolbar icon. The tool converts YouTube FLV files to major video formats (AVI/MOV/MP4/MP3/3GP) and makes it easy to transfer videos to your iPod, MP4 player or mobile device.

License:

Free

Requirements:

Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista, Microsoft .NET Framework

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YouTube Download & Convert 1.1.2

YouTube Download&Convert, as the name suggests, allows users of the program to download any video from youtube and convert it into most formats - ready for sharing in emails or putting on an iPod (there are many more uses, these are just a couple). The program itself is surprisingly easy to use—simply tell it the YouTube URL and what format you want to convert it to, and click Download. You can also choose what directory to download the file into. The program then downloads the file—giving you the progress along the way—and then converts using the FFmpeg library. It couldn’t be easier.

License:

Free

Requirements:

Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista

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YouTube Download Studio 1.7

YouTube Download Studio is a unique software that allows to download and convert youtube like flv videos from thousands of sites. Simply open YouTube Download Studio and watch any video with the integrated browser. Video files will be saved to your PC automatically and converted to the format you want. Now you can play the videos anytime on iPod, PSP, PC,etc. Version 1.7 includes unspecified updates.

License:

Free to try; $24.95 to buy

Requirements:

Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

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