According to U4Soft, their 1-Click MP3 Downloader finds free and legal MP3s that you can listen to or download. It's not P2P software, so you're not required to share or host any files. Sounds like a great idea since there's lots of free music online, including free MP3s. Unfortunately, all 1-Click MP3 Downloader delivered was one of the most annoying nags we've ever been subjected to by so-called freeware and a lot of offers to download a program that converts YouTube videos into MP3s. We've downloaded tunes from YouTube, but it's hardly an alternative … Read more
Free YouTube Video Downloader is a quick video downloader that is loaded with options and format support. It comes in a nifty, light package to save room for all the videos you can download with it. Though it could use a better layout, it's still one of the best ways to get YouTube videos on your computer.
Unlike other YouTube downloaders, Free YouTube Video Downloader doesn't support videos from other sources like Vimeo. It only allows you to download URLs that start with YouTube.com. The program checks in at less than 1MB, so it won't weigh … Read more
Video Download - iBolt Downloader and Manager is iBolt's video-specific downloader tool, using the same proprietary browser and download interface for the iOS platform. For this reason, it works well, despite the lack of clear direction when setting it up and using it for the first time. For the more experienced user who is interested in downloading videos from the Internet to an iOS device, it is an effective, free tool.
After downloading and installing iBolt's Video Download, you can start browsing with its built-in browser. On the home screen you will find a number of FAQs that … Read more
Video Downloader is a proprietary browser that allows you to find and download videos directly from almost any Web page you visit. There are certain limitations, the biggest of which is that it doesn't work on YouTube, but for most hosted videos, the app works well and the download times were generally very good in all of our tests. However, it does require you to have an iTunes account.
When you open Video Downloader, the browser defaults to a tutorial and FAQ page for the app. Here you can find answers to questions about how the app works, what … Read more
Downloader & Private Browser manages to combine many of the most powerful and useful features in other downloaders into a single, intuitive interface for your iPhone. The result is an app that enables you to access and download files online, download them to your device for storage or sharing, track usage, and move and zip files whenever you want.
When you open Downloader & Private Browser, it looks overwhelming, but the vast majority of menu options are designed to make browsing your media files as easy as possible. So you can quickly swipe between photos, videos, documents, and zip folders. … Read more
iBolt Downloader and Download Manager is a fairly standard download/browse tool for the iPhone with a decent set of features and quick performance. It doesn't stand out from the wide range of other downloader tools also on the App Store, but as a free app it performs as well as can be expected and without any major hiccups, crashes, or bugs.
When you open the app you'll be shown a list of frequently-asked questions in the browser window. You can transfer files between PC and iPhone, use iTunes and Airplay, and move files to other devices. This … Read more
Eager downloaders of Apple's iOS 7 update last week slurped up more than three times the amount of Apple-related Internet traffic as usual, and in some cases caused slowdowns for other Web activities.
That's according to Web security company Blue Coat, which tracks Web activity through various service providers. On Thursday, it said heavy iOS downloads created a "major traffic jam" in the first few days of the new software's release.
"Based on our data from appliances deployed around the world, in the five days following the release of the iOS update, customers saw … Read more
While some users ran into difficulties trying to download iOS 7 just after it came out last week, a new problem has emerged for those who don't want the software.
Some users who are sticking with iOS 6 for the time being are discovering that their iOS devices have already downloaded the iOS 7 update, and that it cannot be removed from the device.
wow my phone downloaded iOS 7 without my permission— Jade Swart (@JadeSwart) September 20, 2013 September 25, 2013
- Lol … Read more
Alongside iOS 7's arrival today, Apple has quietly doubled the size of apps users can download while away from Wi-Fi.
That cap is now 100MB, up from the 50MB Apple instituted last March. Before that, the limit was 20MB, something developers began running into problems with as they tried to fit in artwork and other elements into apps that would work on the iPhone and iPad, as well as Retina and non-Retina Display devices.
Some developers attempted to get around the issue, designing games to download things like additional levels and content once a user had already installed the … Read more
Video Downloader & Media Player offers a number of ways to download media files from Web sites and remote servers to your iOS device; and while these functions work well, there are issues with speed and performance. How much this impacts your ability to use the app will depend almost entirely on what you want to download and from where. For those with minimal needs or a remote server connection, it works quite well.
After opening Video Downloader & Media Player you'll be prompted multiple times to download other apps or upgrade this one. None of the upgrades are … Read more