MediaCentral now available in English. And in Chinese, Danish, French, German, Italian and Russian

By MediaCentral

MediaCentral is the most versatile media center solution for the Mac, and we made sure to include exciting online content for many languages.

Today, we’re taking the next step with the release of MediaCentral 2.2 – fully localized in seven languages! With the help of the user community, the interface has been translated to Chinese, Danish, French, Italian and Russian. Many thanks to all contributors! English and German are also still available, so you don’t need to learn Chinese just to use MediaCentral (although it does not hurt to know some Chinese).

But wait – your language is still missing? You would like to see MediaCentral in Japanese or Dutch? Get involved today! Just send us a short note to to become part of the community and start localizing.

By the way, we also improved the overall performance and reliability and the user manual has been translated to German.

Learn more about MediaCentral on our website or go ahead and download it today. The update is free for all registered users of MediaCentral 2. Licenses can be obtained through our online store.

Watch out Paris – equinux is coming

By CoverScout, iSale, MediaCentral

From September 12th to 16th we will be at the Apple Expo in Paris, France. Find us at the Business and Innovation Solutions Center C30/D30.

Come by, and take the chance to see us live at the Apple Expo! Take advantage to gather first hand experience testing our products and questioning our team. We would love to see and talk to you!

And the best is, you can get in for free! What are you waiting for. Register until 48 hrs in advance of the show to get free entrance admission.

You won’t want to miss us. So, see you at the Apple Expo in Paris.

MediaCentral improvements

By MediaCentral

MediaCentral has been updated to make watching TV streams a little more fun. We’ve improved the overall playback quality in the TV module and created a more optimized onscreen display. Additionally, the Apple Remote now works perfectly when autostarting.

The MediaCentral 2.1.1 update is free to all MediaCentral 2.x users, so be sure to update today. If you have yet to try out MediaCentral, get your free trial today.

Watch out! New IP TV content in MediaCentral

By MediaCentral

Thank you so much for the huge amount of ideas concerning further content for MediaCentral. We have tried to blend your suggestions to an exciting media cocktail in order to meet with your expectations.

We have included new IP TV content for you. In the German section, you’ll find:

  • Lindenstraße (The latest 5 episodes)
  • Best of Harald Schmidt (Excerpts from the popular German late night show)
  • Schweizer Fernsehen (The latest national and regional news, weather forecasts and sports highlights)

The English section also has a new entry:

  • Attack of the Show! (Broadcasts of the famous US TV show)

If you have not downloaded MediaCentral yet, the latest version is available at Enjoy!

MediaCentral 2.1 featuring Skype

By MediaCentral

You might have noted that we kept releasing new versions of our products during the past weeks. In fact, our developers are so excited about their new MacBooks Pro that they deliver improvements and new features by the minute. 🙂 Today, MediaCentral 2.1 became ready for release. The impressive list of feature now includes a seamless Skype integration, an active on-screen display (OSD) with dynamic content and a customizable user interface.

You want more entertainment – you got it. Lean back and enjoy your media library or get active and call your buddy. MediaCentral brings entertainment to the next level.

Take advantage of the new features and download MediaCentral 2.1 today!
The new version is a free update for all existing MediaCentral 2.x users. Others can easily buy a license using either MediaCentral’s integrated purchasing system or through our Online Store.

Enjoy the ultimate entertainment!

MediaCentral 2.0.2 released

By MediaCentral

We have just released MediaCentral 2.0.2. It fixes some minor issues and is recommended for all users. Among the fixes are improved compatibility with Samba shares as well as full support for older models of the DVB-T device Terratec Cinergy T2. For a full list of improvements, please take a look at the version history.

This version is a free update for all existing MediaCentral 2 users. Download it now!

MediaCentral 2.0.1 released

By MediaCentral

MediaCentral 2.0.1 is out. It fixes a couple of issues and is recommended for all 2.0 users. Thanks a lot for your great and useful feedback in the last days. The whole equinux team is amazed how well the app is accepted by the community.

New Movie Trailers Available in MediaCentral

By MediaCentral

Have a look at the latest trailers added to MediaCentral. Just hit Shift-ESC or launch MediaCentral to view the latest trailers. You will find the following and then some in the “Movies” > “Movie Trailers” folder:

A Prairie Home Companion
A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America’s most celebrated radio show, where singing cowboys Dusty and Lefty, a country music siren (Streep), and a host of others hold court. Comedy/Music

Casino Royale
The very first outing of James “Agent 007” Bond, as he infiltrates a high stakes casino housing a banker that funds a who’s who of terrorist organizations. Action/Adventure/Thriller

Charlotte’s Web
Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen. Comedy/Drama/Family

Emily is arrested for possession of drugs and put into prison. When she is released six months later, she decides to start her life over in Paris where she once lived. But everything has changed. Drama/Drama

Crossing The Bridge
For lovers of the music and culture of Turkey and the Eastern Mediterranean. Crime/Music

A naturally talented basketball player, Noah Cruise is determined to become a doctor using his basketball scholarship to UCLA pre-med.. Action/Drama/Sport

Flushed Away
The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life. Animation/Comedy/Family

The marriage between Gabrielle (Huppert) and Jean (Greggory) begins to fray after the discovery of a letter that belongs to Gabrielle. Drama/Romance

Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties
Jon Arbuckle (Meyer) travels to the United Kingdom, and he brings his cat, Garfield (voiced by Murray), along for the trip. A case of mistaken cat identity finds Garfield ruling over a castle, but his reign is soon jeopardized by the nefarious Lord Dargis (Connolly), who has designs on the estate. Animation/Comedy/Famil,

Ghost Rider
Based on the Marvel character, stunt motorcyclist Johnny Blaze gives up his soul to become a hellblazing vigilante, to fight against power hungry Blackheart, the son of the devil himself. Action/Fantasy/Thriller

Gridiron Gang
Losers in the game of life, these juvenile prisoners-the most violent of street criminals-are taught the game of football to take on `straight schools’ and learn what can happen when they commit themselves 100%. Documentary

Heart Of The Game
A documentary Roosevelt Roughriders, a girls’ high-school basketball team in Seattle, and one player’s fight to regain her eligibility to play. Documentary/Sport

How To Eat Fried Worms
During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class. Drama/Family

Jet Li’s Fearless
This film tells the story of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia (1869-1910). Huo Yuanjia was the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation. Action/Drama

John Tucker Must Die
Three ex-girlfriends of a serial cheater (Metcalfe) set up their former lover to fall for the new girl in town so they can watch him get his heart broken. Comedy/Romance

A neglected daughter becomes a possessive mother in an emotional journey into the heart and mind of a woman who loved too much. Drama/Romance

Lower City
Lifelong friends Deco and Naldinho, who own a small steaming boat in Bahia, meet strip-dancer Karinna. Both men fall for her and their friendship is deeply shattered. Drama

Mouth To Mouth
Sherry, a young runaway meets the radical street collective SPARK – Street People Armed with Radical Knowledge – while she is living on the streets of Europe. She travels through the continent in the SPARK van, recruiting members from street gangs and disenfranchised youth at raves and town squares and experiencing the group’s giddy thrills. Drama

My Super Ex Girlfriend
When a regular guy (Luke Wilson) dumps a superhero (Uma Thurman) because of her neediness, she uses her powers to make his life a living hell. Comedy/Romance

As Magdalena’s 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she’s pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin. Drama

Road To Guantanamo
Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantnamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge. Drama

An American journalism student (Johansson) in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat (Jackman) as the incident unfurls. Comedy/Romance

Strangers With Candy
A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over. Comedy/

The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford
Robert Ford joins Jesse James’s gang, only to become resentful of the legendary outlaw and hatch a plan to kill the fastest gun in the West. Action/Drama/Western

The Descent
A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators. Adventure/Horror/Thriller

The Devil Wears Prada
A naive young woman comes to New York and scores a job as the assistant to one of the city’s biggest magazine editors, the ruthless and cynical Miranda Priestly. Comedy/Drama

The Great New Wonderful
The Great New Wonderful weaves five stories against the backdrop of an anxious and uncertain post-9-11 New York City. Comedy/Drama

The King
A troubled man, recently discharged from the Navy, goes to Corpus Christi, Texas, in search of the father he’s never met. Drama/

The Lake House
A lonely doctor (Sandra Bullock) who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its newest resident, a frustrated architect (Keanu Reeves). When they discover that they’re actually living two years apart, they must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it’s too late. Drama/Fantasy/Mystery

The War Tapes
Called up for service in Iraq, several members of the National Guard were given digital video cameras. This film, edited from their footage, provides a perspective on a complex and troubled conflict. Documentary

Time To Leave
A handsome, successful fashion photographer learns that he has a malignant brain tumor that will soon kill him. Drama

Who Killed The Electric Car?
A documentary that investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future. Documentary

An in-depth look at The New York Times’ long-time crossword puzzle editor Will Shortz and his loyal fan base. Documentary

20+ New Movie Trailers Available for Your Enjoyment

By MediaCentral

It has been some time since we updated the movie trailer component of MediaCentral. Today we have added way more than handful of new trailers to your MediaCentral experience. Just hit Shift-ESC or launch MediaCentral to view the latest trailers. You will find the following and then some in the “Movies” > “Movie Trailers” folder:

American Gun
Seemingly disparate portraits of people — among them a single mother, a high school principal, and an ace student — Distinctly American — all affected by the proliferation of guns in American society.

An American Haunting
Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.

Dead Man’s Shoes
A disaffected soldier (Considine) returns to his hometown to get even with the thugs who brutalized his mentally-challenged brother (Kebbell) years ago.

Down In The Valley
Set in the present-day San Fernando Valley, the project revolves around a delusional man who believes he’s a cowboy and the relationship that he starts with a rebellious young woman.

Young Katie (Loman) claims a wild horse as her own — an effort to prove to her father (McGraw) that she is capable of one day taking over the family ranch.

Like millions of kids around the world, Santiago harbors the dream of being a professional footballer…

House Of Sand
Aurea’s saga starts in 1910, when, in pursuing a dream she never shared, she arrives in a caravan at a labyrinth of sand in Maranhao, northern Brazil…

Little Man
A wannabe dad (Shawn Wayans) mistakes a vertically challenged criminal on the lam (Marlon Wayans) as his newly adopted son.

Look Both Ways
During one unusually hot weekend, four friends struggle after hearing some life-changing news.

One Last Thing…
A young man with a terminal illness makes an unconventional request on local television.

Over The Hedge
A mischievous raccoon and his sensitive best-buddy turtle along with other forest creatures try to resist the evils and temptations of encroaching suburbia.

Peaceful Warrior
A chance encounter with a stranger changes the life of a college gymnast.

Roving Mars
A pair of uncrewed vehicles transmit images from Mars.

Russian Dolls
Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier (Duris), William (Bishop), Wendy (Reilly), Martine (Tatou) and Isabelle (de France) reunite.

Sketches of Frank Gehry
A look at the life and work of the renown architect.

New experiences help a young girl learn the differences between sex and love.

Stick It
After a run-in with the law, Haley Graham (Missy Peregrym) is forced to return to the world from which she fled some years ago. Enrolled in an elite gymnastics program run by the legendary Burt Vickerman (Jeff Bridges), Haley’s rebellious attitude gives way to something that just might be called team spirit.

A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones (Gregory), who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.

The Fast And The Furious 3 – Tokyo Drift
In order to avoid a jail sentence, Shaun Boswell heads to Tokyo to live with his military officer uncle. In a low-rent section of the city, Shaun gets caught up in the underground world of drift racing.

The Lost City
Set in Havana, Cuba, during the 50’s, a club owner is caught in the turbulent transition from the oppressive…

The Proposition
Set at the end of the bushranger era, the epic Australian story concerns family, loyalty and betrayal.

Three Times
Three stories set in three times, 1911, 1966 and 2005. Two actors play the two main characters in each story.

United 93
A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

Set at the end of the 60’s as Swaziland is about to receive Independence from Great Britain, the film…

Waist Deep
An ex-convict (Tyrese) gets tangled up with a gang after his car is hijacked with his son inside.

An inspiring documentary about New York City teenagers who transform their life stories into powerful works of art, led by a formerly homeless teen turned rap mentor.

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