One of the more popular apps on the Windows Store, VLC for Windows 8.1 still has a lot of distance to travel, as the application is currently missing a whole bunch of important features. Thomas Nigro, one of the developers working on the project, however, has provided some insights. In a new blog post he revealed that...

VideoLAN started a successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2012 in order to raise the necessary funds to port the VLC Player to Windows 8. This was around the time the new OS was released. More than 3,000 backers donated to the tune of $78,900 in order to see the popular media playback app on Microsoft’s modern...

VideoLAN president and lead developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf is on a bit of a press tour of his own, what with their flagship application now finally released on the Windows Store. VLC for Windows 8 is now available for fans of the Metro environment, and with primary development headaches now behind them, the team behind...

After the somber news that development on Firefox for Windows 8 was stopped, just as the web browser was about to go live, we have some positive reports on another key Metro app. Mozilla may have decided against it, but VideoLAN went ahead and launched their flagship program on the Windows Store last week. VLC for...

One of the more anticipated Windows 8 application launched yesterday to less than stellar reviews. If anything, several users that installed the beta version of VLC for Windows 8 were left with that sinking feeling of dissatisfaction. Particularly those that donated. The app in its current state works fine — when it...

The Modern UI port of VLC media player for Windows 8 arrived on the Windows Store late yesterday, after a lengthy, lengthy development period of easily more than a year. And as promised, the lead developer on the project shared more details with fans. Jean-Baptiste Kempf, the president of VideoLAN said in an interview...

Oh it feels good typing this! At the very least we will not have to deal with horror stories of how the release got delayed once again, for one reason or another. And at the most, Microsoft’s modern OS has now got another important application. VLC for Windows 8 has just been released on the Windows Store. Not for...

Long roads, long, lingering roads! One of the most popular free media players is now in Metro form, as VLC for Windows 8 has just been approved and made available for download on the Windows Store. The team at VideoLAN has finally completed development on version 1.0 of their multimedia playback application that runs...