Plex, Ecoute, Tweetbot

updated 12:14 pm EST, Fri January 3, 2014 | Posted in iPhone Apps

Plex 3.3.3 ($5) - Plex can be used to stream music, videos, and photos from any home computer running the Plex Media Server. The v3.3.3 update offers higher quality settings for the latest iOS devices and fixes a number of bugs. A crash that occurred on iOS 5 when playing video has been resolved, along with a problem where certain channel content was unplayable. [Download - 12.7MB]

Ecoute 2.1 ($3) - Ecoute is an alternative media player for iOS devices that pulls content from the existing music library. The latest release adds a queue manager that can be used to reorganize queued songs with greater ease. The now playing artwork is also now sued as a background for the player view, and a small pausing issue that occurred when adding new tracks into a queue has been fixed. [Download - 3.1MB]

Tweetbot for Twitter 3.2.1 ($5) - Tweetbot is a Twitter client that includes multiple timelines, smart gestures, and support for a number of other social services such as Instapaper and CloudApp. Timeline position, direct message read statuses and mute filters are also synced automatically between the iPhone and iPad via iCloud. Support for viewing images in Direct Messages has been added in this release, however, sending images in Direct Messages is still not supported by the Twitter public API. [Download - 8MB]

Cut the Rope 2 1.0.1 ($1) - Cut the Rope 2 expands upon the original physics puzzle game with new characters, gameplay elements, and missions. The game features 120 brand new levels to complete, as well as five additional characters that can help players in various ways. In v1.0.1 users can unlock secret levels by collecting medals. [Download - 84.4MB]

Roccat Connect 2.9 ($1) - Roccat Connect is a mobile version of the desktop web browser. Through the app users can access any tabs open in the desktop version and share websites directly with other Roccat users. Various reader features are also included, letting users remove distractions from web pages. Version 2.9 offers substantial performance improvements, as well as a host of minor bug fixes. [Download - 1.4MB]

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