Mix: Handbrake, Weather Channel, iSkin, PodWare


Open-source DVD to MPEG-4 converter Handbrake has been updated to version 0.9.1. The new version includes performance enhancements, interface improvements, and various bug fixes. It is available now as a free download for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.

The Weather Channel has launched a new web application optimized for the iPhone and iPod touch. The new application delivers current conditions, hourly and 10-day forecasts, and maps. It can be accessed by visiting www.weather.com/iphone from an iPhone or iPod touch.

iSkin has announced that its Cerulean X1 earphones now include an iPhone-compatible earphone adapter. The Cerulean X1 earphones sell for $99; iSkin will sell the Earphone Adapter separately for $13.

PodWare is now offering men’s and women’s t-shirts featuring integrated pockets for the iPod nano and first-generation iPod shuffle. The shirts, which sell for $26, also feature holes for routing headphones through the shirt.

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Charles Starrett

Charles Starrett was a senior editor at iLounge. He's been covering the iPod, iPhone, and iPad since their inception. He has written numerous articles and reviews, and his work has been featured in multiple publications.