updated 03:08 pm EST, Wed December 11, 2013
RealPlayer Cloud now integrated with Chromecast
RealNetworks' RealPlayer Cloud, a dual-purpose video player and cloud service, has announced its new partnership with Google's Chromecast. Consumers can now watch their personal video collection on their TV by accessing content on the RealPlayer Cloud through its own app, pushing the content to a TV using the Chromecast dongle.
RealPlayer Cloud provides users with high-quality video performance on Android and iOS devices, as well as Kindle Fire, Windows PC, Roku, or any device that uses a web browser. Free to download on Google Play, the App Store and Amazon's Apps, RealPlayer Cloud includes 2GB of storage. Additional storage is available for purchase, starting at $5 per month.
Version 7 of Zaxwerks' 3D Invigorator PRO plugin released for Adobe After Effects
Three-dimensional stage lighting plugin for Adobe After Effects 3D Invigorator Pro has been updated to version 7.0. Offering users a variety of animating controls for hundreds of different light effects, 3D Invigorator Pro 7 simplifies creating realistic lighting. Able to apply light beams, flares, trusses and fixtures to After Effect's 3D lights, the plug-in adds realism to lights created in After Effects. Available for purchase online, 3D Invigorator Pro 7 is priced at $300 for new users, and as an upgrade option starting at $130.