Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
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What's new in this version:
- Playing synced content on a Chromecast.
- Fixed an issue where some videos played without audio.
- Improved Direct Play content coming from low-power NAS devices.
- Request Dolby Digital 5.1, when playing on external screen (e.g. Airplay or HDMI)
- Make sure we send a "stopped" signal when exiting the video.
- Eliminated a few reported crashes