Looking for a great app to stream your videos, music or pictures to your iPad or iPhone from anywhere? Take a look at StreamToMe. StreamToMe is a media player application for Macs and iOS devices (iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch) that plays video, music and photo files (in a wide variety of formats) streamed over the network from another Mac or PC. Files are live-transcoded into the native format for your device so you don’t need to pre-convert your media. Adaptive bitrates mean that you can stream over WiFi or 3G. You’ll need to install the server application on your system that you’ll be streaming from, very easy to install and you’ll be up and running within a few minutes. The app for your idevice will cost you $2.99. If you’re serious about streaming on the fly, it’ll be the best $2.99 you’ll ever spend.
With Orb Live you’re never more than a tap away from all your favorite content. Watch TV shows from Hulu and Netflix, listen to music from Pandora and Sirius, or browse photos from Facebook and Flickr. You can also access all the music, photos and videos stored on your PC. No need to sync — just stream directly from your computer to iPhone.
Videos. If you like TV shows, you’ll love Orb Live. All the shows from sites like Hulu, Comedy Central, Netflix and more are all available on your iPhone — in a single, integrated and easy-to-use app. Search for your favorite show, tap the season and episode you want to watch, and you’re streaming! If you have a TV tuner or webcam on your PC, you can even stream that directly to your iPhone. That’s right — live TV on your iPhone!
Photos. Never worry about what files you’ve synced — or forgotten to sync. With Orb Live, all your great pics are always accessible on your iPhone — even if they’re on your laptop at work, your PC at home or posted on Facebook or Flickr.
Music. On the road and want to listen to your iTunes library that’s stuck at home? Maybe you’re in the mood to listen to your favorite Internet radio stations or a Pandora compilation? Get it all from one place — with Orb Live! [Read more…]