VinnPlayer is a portable desktop client for YouTube which provides the utility to create and save playlists. VinnPlayer let’s you add and shuffle YouTube videos easily and allows avoiding the trouble of accidentally closing the browser when a YouTube video or track is running (as it can be minimized to the system tray). VinnPlayer has versions available for both Windows and Mac.
There are many YouTube downloaders like youtubeFisher and VDownloader which allow downloading YouTube videos in high quality and multiple formats. However, such downloaders do not have YouTube integration and file management features. The Man With No Life is a YouTube integrated downloader and file manager. It provides the utility to download videos in FLV, Mp3 and Mp4 format, select a quality level, play, and covert videos to Mp3 format.
MacroTube is a media center plugin which allows watching YouTube, DailyMotion and Soapbox videos within Windows Media Center. This means you can enjoy videos from these websites on a Media Center TV. MacroTube retains all functionalities supported by video streaming websites like YouTube. You can search and stream videos, sort them by rating, category (entertainment, comedy, education, etc), date and relevance.
desktube Lite is an Adobe Air based YouTube desktop application. It has versions for Windows, Linux, Mac and Meego, with apps coming soon for both Android and iOS. You do not require logging in to search and view YouTube videos. However, you can optionally login with your YouTube account for posting comments, creating playlists and sharing YouTube videos.
Gmediafinder is an Ubuntu Linux application which allows streaming videos from Youtube and other media streaming websites without th need for flash. This desktop program supports websites like Mp3Realm, YouTube, Skreemr, Tagoo,Imusicz and Dilandau. You can stream videos in both FLV and Mp4 formats, directly from Gmediafinder and download them in a selected resolution and high quality. This provides the ability to easily search, stream and download videos and music Continue Reading →
Youtube Video Preview is a Google Chrome extension that enables getting a video preview by hovering the mouse over the thumbnail of a video image on a YouTube page (e.g. search result). This makes it easy to get rid of the biggest irritant on YouTube, i.e. the identification of fake videos. Simply hover your mouse over a video, in order to see more clips within the video thumbnail.
go Video, which is desktop application for watching YouTube videos. It provides the option to either directly search for YouTube videos from a given search bar or to find videos by some of its built in categories which include, entertainment, cars, travel, fitness, animals, funny, etc. This eliminates the need to use a browser for watching YouTube videos and also is more flexible in terms of size as users can Continue Reading →