Well, would you look at that? Ever since Apple added some leeway
) to its App Store submission rules, the approved apps have become increasingly more interesting: Google Voice clients
, a Commodore 64
emulator, and now the VLC Media Player with claims to support "nearly all codec there is." We've spent a few minutes with the program already, and while it's import method is reminiscent of CineXPlayer
(i.e. via the Apps tab), the thumbnail-rich interface is much prettier. Official launch date is tomorrow, but we've had no problem downloading from the US and UK stores already, so go ahead and give it a whirl. Or if not, our gallery is below.
VLC Media Player for iPad screenshots