Oct 26, 2012 - Responding to a customer's offer of his firstborn son, Hobbyist Software today announces Ye Olde VLC Remote 1.01 for iOS. Based on ancient technology from way back in 2002, Hobbyist Software has resurrected a remote that works with VLC 1.1.x. Ye Olde VLC Remote doesn't support the iPhone 5 screen, it doesn't support VLC's graphical equalizer or album art. However it is repackaged as a universal build, and it will work on your second generation iPod touch.
Sep 05, 2012 - Previously available as separate apps for iPhone and iPad, the bestselling VLC Remote is now an universal application - one app will work on your iPhone and iPad. The sleek design gives easy access to powerful advanced controls including a graphic equalizer. It looks fabulous, it can display your album art, it's simple to use and you get full control at a glance - no more moving between views, everything you need is right there, optimized for your device.
Jul 25, 2012 - VLC Streamer, winner of the Chip.de best entertainment app 2011 can now be controlled with user configurable gestures. VLC Streamer streams movies directly to your iDevice from your computer. Responding to users, Hobbyist Software has updated this bestselling app so you choose the gestures you use to control it. Use a swipe or a tap to skip backwards and forwards, playback and control speed and volume. No need to bring up the controls - though you can do that with a gesture too, if you want!
Jul 16, 2012 - Want a wallpaper to fit your multiple screen setup? Fed up with spending ages altering skydiving images to fit his three monitor setup, CEO of Hobbyist Software Ltd. Rob Jonson developed an app to solve the problem. Multi-Monitor Wallpaper chops up a single image into perfect pieces to spread across your monitors. Easily position your image for maximum effect and layout your monitors to match your setup. No more frustration trying to get it right, just the image you want, where you want it.
Apr 06, 2011 - Hobbyist Software announces Off Remote 3.0 for iOS, an update to the popular app that gives users remote control over the power states of PCs or Macs. Users can turn off, log off, lock, sleep and restart their computers remotely. Version 3.0 adds a timer that can trigger Off to automatically activate up to 24 hours in the future. Off remote is praised for encouraging users to be greener by making it easy for them to turn off devices from anywhere in their homes.
Dec 21, 2010 - Hobbyist Software today announces VLC Remote 5.50 for iOS, an update to their remote controller app, that gives the user wireless control over the immensely popular, free, VLC Media Player. With over 175,000,000 free downloads, the VLC Media Player allows users to view/hear almost any type of media file on their Mac or PC. VLC Remote has more than 2,000,000 free downloads and allows the user to remotely browse their hard drives and control CD/DVD or media file playback via their iOS device.
Jul 16, 2010 - UK based Hobbyist Software today releases VLC Remote 5.0 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. VLC remote provides a complete remote control for the incredibly popular VLC media player. VLC remote allows users to browse their full media collection on their computer or network drives, select & play movies, shows or music, all without leaving the comfort of the sofa, bed or beanbag. Version 5.0 adds multitasking support for iOS4 and beautiful new graphics that take advantage of the new Retina display.
Feb 18, 2010 - Hobbyist Software has released VLC Remote 4.11, an update to their bestselling app for iPhone and iPod touch now allows iPhone users to control DVDs. VLC remote gives iPhone users complete control of VLC through their iPhone. They can use VLC's legendary ability to play just about any media file whilst controlling it from their sofa. VLC Remote enables all the controls you would normally expect in a traditional remote, but also allows you to browse your entire computer to select and play files.