VLC - Video LAN Client

Unless you want to pay extra when it comes to media players for either Windows or OS X, your pretty much stuck with what comes with the machine. Thankfully some resourceful programmers put together VLC (Video LAN Client).

Unless you want to pay extra when it comes to media players for either Windows or OS X, your pretty much stuck with what comes with the machine. Thankfully some resourceful programmers put together VLC (Video LAN Client). It supports almost every popular video, audio codec under the sun. From Divx downloads to weird formats like *.ogg and *.mkv... VLC can play almost anything.

And being Open Source it's constantly updated with the help of individuals around the globe. Plus it also means it's free!

So check it out... it could very well be the last media player you'll ever use.