I previously posted introductions to 2 Windows Media Center applications for Windows Vista - Niall Ginsbourg's Big Screen Headlines and Ian Dixon's mceBackup v2.0. Over the weekend, both Niall and Ian have released updated versions of these applications, and I wanted to bring them to your attention in cased you missed either of them.
Big Screen Headlines v0.8.4
- Blog introduction from Niall - http://mobilewares.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!78533A1A2E078194!241.entry
- Download location - http://www.mobilewares.net/mce/bshhtm.htm
- Key changes - extended trial period (previous versions are set to expire in the next day or so); playback of automatically downloaded enclosures; bug fixes for aspect ratio display issues
mceBackup 2.0 update
- Blog introduction from Ian - http://iandixon.spaces.live.com/Blog/cns!36983156CAA83EA9!1728.entry
- Download location - http://iandixon.co.uk/cs/files/default.aspx
- Key changes - added support for non-English OS locales; added full support for backing up ATSC tuner settings; updated installation folders; fixed dialog box cancel problems in the UI
If you already have installed earlier versions of these tools, I encourage you to uninstall them and install the new versions. If you haven't yet tried these applications, I highly encourage you to download them and give them a try!