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Introducing HEIC To JPG Converter

Introducing HEIC To JPG Converter

Hi everyone, Today, I’m pleased to announce the first version of my HEIC To JPG Converter tool. This is a simple tool that will convert your HEIC images and photos to the more common and supported JPEG format. In today’s world, newer phones can take advantage of the HEIC image codec that will save you space, theatrically, but it’s also true that JPEG is still the dominant format whereas HEIC still have limited support. This is why I wrote this…

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Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.15 has been released!

Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.15 has been released!

Hi everyone, Today, I have released Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.15: This version has the following changes: Can now add items to download to the Queue. Right click and select “Add to Queue” or press CTRL + Q. Fixed download bug introduced in v1.14. “Send to Trash” added to the right-click menu. Updated Google APIs. You can download it on GitHub by clicking here. Enjoy!

Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.14 has been released!

Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.14 has been released!

Hi everyone, Today, I have released Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.14: This version has the following changes: Added an Open button to go directly to a Folder ID. Can now copy the folder name by clicking it. Can now stop uploads. Bug fixes. Updated Google APIs. You can download it on GitHub by clicking here. Enjoy!

rav1e GUI v1.17 released!

rav1e GUI v1.17 released!

Hi everyone, Today, I have released rav1e GUI v1.17: This new version will encode files without producing huge .y4m temporary files. It also disables 2-pass encoding in quantizer mode, which is not supported by rav1e. You can use 2-pass encoding in bitrate mode. You can download this new release on GitHub by clicking here. Enjoy!

Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.13 has been released!

Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.13 has been released!

Hi everyone, Today, I have released Google Drive Uploader & Explorer Tool v1.13: This version has the following changes: Fixed the Raw download URL generation. Added nested RAW download URL generation (CTRL + U on folders, or right-click and select the RAW Url option). Added option to generate cURL script (Compatible with MSYS2 and WSL). Updated Google APIs. You can download it on GitHub by clicking here. Enjoy!

Collaborating in the exhale project – Part 2

Collaborating in the exhale project – Part 2

Hi everyone, Yesterday, I began working on my second collaboration for the exhale xHE-AAC USAC encoder. This time, I worked on adding an argument to print the software version on the console. The above is the main software, printing its information as well as how to use it. There was no option to print the version only. Ideally, I just wanted a way to print something like exhale version 1.0.3 …..so that I can easily parse it as I do…

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My first GitLab contribution: exhale encoder

My first GitLab contribution: exhale encoder

Hi everyone, Yesterday, I collaborated on the exhale xHE-AAC Audio Encoder to add compatibility to compile the project on MinGW on Windows. The exhale project is an Open-Source xHE-AAC USAC encoder. It allows you to encode wave (WAV) files to M4A using this specific codec. Originally, compilation on Windows was done using Visual Studio, and this worked fine, but when compiling it on MSYS2/MinGW, it gave some issues, specifically: It also complained about fprintf_s, so some changes needed to be…

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SVT-AV1 GUI v1.3 released!

SVT-AV1 GUI v1.3 released!

Hi everyone, Today, I have released SVT-AV1 GUI v1.3: This release adds an option to prevent the use of Pipes which should make encoding stable. The downside of this is that the software will need to create a temporary .y4m file which may be huge depending on the video to be converted. Also added is SVT-AV1 2-pass encoding. You can download this new version on GitHub by clicking here. Enjoy!