HandBrake 1.3.0 Released! How to Install in Ubuntu 19.10

The open-source HandBrake video transcoder 1.3.0 was released with many great new features. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.04, and Ubuntu 19.10. HandBrake 1.3.0 was released with updated third-party libraries, new and updated translations, build system improvements, and following new features: Redesigned queue UI New presets for PS4 Pro and Discord… Continue reading HandBrake 1.3.0 Released! How to Install in Ubuntu 19.10

Handbrake Video Transcoder 1.2.1 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

Handbrake video transcode 1.2.1 was released a few days ago with numerous bug-fixes and improvements. Handbrake 1.2.1 release highlights: Fixed potential crashes due to use of uninitialized variables Improved minimum duration to only apply to DVD and BD sources Fixed incorrect video rotation where rotation flagged as none Fixed yadif deinterlace filter not properly deinterlacing… Continue reading Handbrake Video Transcoder 1.2.1 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

HandBrake 1.2.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.10, 18.04

HandBrake video transcoder announced the 1.2.0 release last night with great new features and many bug-fixes. HandBrake 1.2.0 switched core decoding library from Libav to FFmpeg, added new official presets for Amazon Fire and Google Chromecast devices, added initial support for GTK 4. Other changes include: Improved support for opening sources previously unreadable AMD VCE,… Continue reading HandBrake 1.2.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.10, 18.04

HandBrake Video Transcoder 1.1.2 Released with Various Bug Fixes

The open source video transcoder HandBrake 1.1.2 was released a day ago with various bug-fixes. Changes in HandBrake 1.1.2 include: Fixed Blu-ray title name where reading from raw device Improved handling of broken units in Blu-ray source (skip and continue reading) Fixed rare crash related to preview images, anamorphic, and default preset values Fixed jitter… Continue reading HandBrake Video Transcoder 1.1.2 Released with Various Bug Fixes

Curlew Media Converter 0.2.5 Released with Merging File Support

Free and open-source multimedia converter Curlew 0.2.5 was released today with great new features and enhancements. Curlew is a GTK3 software written in Python and uses ffmpeg/avconv for media encoding. The latest Curlew 0.2.5 features: Add option to include all audio tracks of file. Add support for merging files. Add Fade In/Out filter feature. Add… Continue reading Curlew Media Converter 0.2.5 Released with Merging File Support