trending resource endpoint

URL: /assets/trending.<format>

Supported Methods

GET Gets a stream of trending assets across TypePad

Query String Arguments

start-token
The value of the moreResultsToken property of a previous response, to retrieve more items from the same query.
max-results
Maximum number of items to return in the list response.

Resource Type

This endpoint returns an object of type Stream<Asset>.

entries (array<Asset>)
The items within the selected range.
estimatedTotalResults (integer)
An estimate of the total number of items in the whole stream of which this object is a chunk. null if a count cannot be determined at all, or if an exact count is returned in totalResults.
moreResultsToken (string)
An opaque token that can be used as the start-token parameter of a followup request to retrieve additional results. null if there are no more results to retrieve, but the presence of this token does not guarantee that the response to a followup request will actually contain results.
totalResults (integer)
The total number of items in the whole stream of which this object is a chunk. null if an exact count cannot be determined.

Client Library Methods for PHP

Gets a stream of trending assets across TypePad
$tp->assets->getTrending(array(


    # Optional Parameters
    "limit" => $limit,
    "startToken" => $startToken,

))

Example Request

GET /assets/trending.json HTTP/1.1
Host: api.typepad.com

HTTP/1.0 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 936886

{
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         "content": "<p>How very curious that even only a few hours after posting, we had gotten several diametrically opposed answers to the question in the the previous post.</p>\r\n<p>One comment, however, spurred a different but related question in my mind. Paul Giguere said, &quot;I recently bought a Sony RX100 Mark III for $750 and have pretty much used this as my only camera since then. To date, I have shot about 1,500 photos with it. So far, that comes out to 50 cents per photo.&quot;</p>\r\n<p>Maybe it&#39;s just that I&#39;ve had a private discussion going recently with a distinguished figure in the field (who does not wish to be quoted or named) who said that, for him, a photograph has to be an <em>object</em>—but the question that came to my mind was: has Paul shot 1,500 <em>photos</em> with his RX100 Mark III, or just 1,500 <em>files?</em></p>\r\n<p>The spiky thorny question is, are files really <em>photographs </em>yet?</p>\r\n<p>I suppose they are in some sense, because they can communicate to another person. A file doesn&#39;t have a fixed form, however. It can&#39;t reliably carry the intentions of its maker to an audience once it&#39;s released into the world*.</p>\r\n<p>I wonder if, when people talk about how many exposures they take, they&#39;re really making a fair comparison. 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That&#39;s a huge amount of work and a considerable expense—so much so that I haven&#39;t worked this way in the past 17 years or so—but all the same, it&#39;s not entirely fair to assume that it&#39;s replaced completely by just making digital files that don&#39;t have a fixed, finished form.</p>\r\n<p>To get to the same point with digital I would:</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• Spend a fair amount of time at the computer and in Photoshop—not as much time as loading cassettes and developing film and making workprints, but enough time that it offsets somewhat;</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• &quot;Try&quot; maybe 30 or 35 prints to see how they looked as prints, even if I were just &quot;playing&quot; or indulging my enthusiasm; and then...</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• Make those 12–15 final prints, which would each require several sheets of paper to &quot;get right&quot; and, of course, the ink to print them.</p>\r\n<p>Inkjet printing paper is (this is still astonishing to me) actually <em>more</em> expensive than sensitized silver gelatin photo paper, and there is no parallel to ink costs in silver gelatin printing except the paltry costs of the chemicals. Just as digital exposure are &quot;free&quot; whereas film exposures weren&#39;t, digital ink is costly in a way that has no analogy in traditional B&amp;W film work.</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/.a/6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Fish jump-small\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c img-responsive\" src=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/.a/6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c-400wi\" style=\"width: 400px; display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Fish jump-small\" /></a><span style=\"font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;\">The latest picture in my little iPhone portfolio of 12 or so prints that I hope to exhibit locally. It&#39;s called &quot;Three Fish Jumped.&quot; It&#39;s destined to be a print but hasn&#39;t been printed yet. Illustrating this post with it constitutes publication, however. © 2017 by Michael C. Johnston.</span></p>\r\n<p><em><strong>Knocked out</strong></em><br />These are just musings on the previous topic, that is, the relative expense of my photo hobby then and now.</p>\r\n<p>I confess, too, that Dan Khong&#39;s comment made me shudder (except when I release my inner Buddhist and embrace my acceptance of the impermanence of material things):</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">Know when digital becomes expensive and you wished you had continued with film?</span></em></p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">It&#39;s when your stored images get lost in a hard drive crash, or slowly but surely gets incompatible with the passing of time during which you got tardy and ignored the hassle of reorganizing your files.</span></em></p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">That&#39;s when the nightmare begins, and decades of work gets knocked out.</span></em></p>\r\n<p>Dan&#39;s words made me reflect that, out in my barn, I actually have these two things: a box containing old external hard drives from the 2000s, none of which will spin up any more and that require connectors that are no longer current—and the drives have pictures on them I don&#39;t have any other backups of; my bad, I know, but that&#39;s the situation; and a box containing notebooks full of negatives from the 1980s that I haven&#39;t touched in years, but that are still in perfectly good shape and could still be printed or scanned with no penalty.</p>\r\n<p>My friend Ken Tanaka <a href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/2017/11/film-vs-digital.html?cid=6a00df351e888f883401b7c935f826970b#comment-6a00df351e888f883401b7c935f826970b\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">likes to chide</a> us whenever the topic of film vs. digital comes up, as if everything new is simply better and saying anything in favor of old ways is hopeless reactionary regression and neo-Luddism, but my position is that when things change, it&#39;s interesting to be aware of what we have lost as well as what we have gained, even if the gains are greater. I&#39;m newly sensitive to this as I get to know some of my Old Order Mennonite neighbors here in the region. There are definitely ways in which I would not be happy with the losses if I had to follow their way of life, but I—we—mainstreamers—have definitely lost some important things as well. In fact sometimes when I contemplate how my Mennonite neighbors live, I&#39;m tempted to believe we &quot;Standard Americans&quot; have lost our way more than a little.</p>\r\n<p>But I digress from the digression. What do you think of the idea that a photograph is not really a photograph until it becomes an object with a fixed form? Before you scoff and dismiss the question, consider that your descendants will probably never see it otherwise, and, certainly, posterity will never offer it at auction. But as long as we&#39;re taking that tack, do think this question is even, well, valid at all?</p>\r\n<p>I might especially ask the people who bought Gordon&#39;s print &quot;Precipitation&quot; in the last sale, as you compare your print with the online JPEG representations you saw previously. Are they just different forms of an image? Do the two forms of the picture <em>equate?</em></p>\r\n<p>I have to admit, I think photographs are whatever they are...they can exist only on the cellphones of two friends, and only for two hours or two days before they&#39;re deleted, or they can be preserved as treasured artifacts in the vaults of great city museums, or anything in between. As a critic and commentator of the art and the practice of imaging, it would be foolish of me to believe anything else. On the other hand, I have to use myself and my feelings as a sort of compass or barometer as well, and I admit that at one time, I had difficulty accepting prints on resin-coated paper as &quot;real&quot;! I felt, somehow, that a photograph of mine wasn&#39;t really real, or <em>done</em>, until I printed it on fiber base paper. That&#39;s ridiculous and indefensible objectively, naturally, yet still, I did have that feeling. And I have to confess that there&#39;s a part of me, just a little part, that retains the sense that all my image files on my computer aren&#39;t really anything yet, that they don&#39;t yet quite exist. I can dismiss this feeling, and certainly reason my way around it, yet I can&#39;t quite banish it completely either....</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: right;\"><em>Mike</em></p>\r\n<p><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">*As an example of this, consider that <a href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/2007/06/what_a_change_i.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">in this post about two photographs by Nick Ut</a>, both are crops, and I first presented the picture of Paris Hilton &quot;being whisked off to jail&quot; in the post as if it were the whole picture. Then we discovered a less cropped version, and then, later, one that was even <em>less</em> cropped. Which is the real photograph? Who got to decide—Nick, or the editor who assigned him, or someone else? Who cropped the most cropped version, and is the least cropped version actually the whole frame? No way of knowing. At least not without more research than I care to get into. Putting a picture into a &quot;final, fixed form&quot; is important if you work as an artist, because it&#39;s an important aspect of your intentions, which matter.</span></p>\r\n<p><span style=\"font-size: 10px;\">Original contents copyright 2017 by Michael C. Johnston and/or the bylined author. All Rights Reserved. Links in this post may be to our affiliates; sales through affiliate links may benefit this site.</span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><strong><a href=\"http://www.bhphotovideo.com/?BI=2144&amp;KBID=2882\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">B&amp;H Photo</a> • <a href=\"http://www.amazon.com/?tag=theonlinephot-20\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Amazon US</a> • <a href=\"http://www.amazon.co.uk/?tag=cdrebyc6-21\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Amazon UK</a><br /><a href=\"http://www.amazon.de/?tag=cdrebyc603-21\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Amazon Germany</a></strong> <strong>• <a href=\"http://amazon.ca/?tag=theonliphot-20\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Amazon Canada</a> • <a href=\"https://www.adorama.com/?KBID=62935\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Adorama</a></strong></p>\r\n<p><span style=\"font-size: 8pt;\">(<em>To see all the comments, click on the &quot;Comments&quot; link below.</em>)</span><br /><strong><span style=\"color: #0000ff;\">Featured Comments</span></strong> from:</p>\r\n<p><strong>Manuel</strong>: &quot;A very interesting question. Do photographs exist before they&#39;re printed, enlarged, scanned or published?</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Recently I&#39;ve made an in-depth research on the subject of copyright in photography. In continental Europe it isn&#39;t required that a work is fixed in order for it to be copyright-protected. All it takes is that the work is discernible in any way. Therefore, the moment a photograph is created—the one that determines protection—is when the photographer presses the shutter release button. Thus the photograph exists even in the form of a digital file (or a negative).</p>\r\n<p>&quot;This isn&#39;t idle. You might need to prove the originality of a photograph, and the metadata can be used as evidence. Likewise when needing to prove you are the author of the photographic work.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Not so, apparently, under Common Law rule, where it&#39;s the copy that gets copyright-protected. In this case the photograph doesn&#39;t seem to get protection until it&#39;s reproduced by means of fixing it, be it on paper or any other means that bring it to the world of objects. According to the U.S. Copyright Act, a work is &#39;created&#39; when it is fixed in a copy for the first time.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Of course, the U.S. having signed the Berne Convention, courts might rule that the moment of the creation is when you press the shutter release button. The jury&#39;s out (no pun intended).</p>\r\n<p>&quot;So much for the legal side. Being 54, and having a drawer full of memories in the form of printed photographs, I&#39;ve fought the idea that a digital file is a real photograph for some time, but now I&#39;ve come to terms with the idea that what we see in the computer screen is a photograph. It is. I no longer care to print my photos, even the ones I find most significant. I&#39;m not famous and probably my photos will never be exhibited, so why bother?</p>\r\n<p>&quot;I have no issue with virtual photographs. Of course it&#39;s always more interesting to see Bruce Gilden&#39;s portraits at an exhibition than on the computer (let alone on a smartphone); the experience is inimitable. But what if one never has the chance to see them at an exhibition? Better see them on a computer than never see them at all.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Finally: &#39;when things change, it&#39;s interesting to be aware of what we have lost as well as what we have gained, even if the gains are greater.&#39; That&#39;s what I call wisdom, Mike.&quot;</p>\r\n<p><strong>Keith</strong>: &quot;A file is where you evaluate the technical qualities of an image, a print is where you evaluate the emotional qualities.&quot;</p>\r\n<p><strong>David Brown</strong> (<em>partial comment</em>): &quot;Whatever was current when you were in your teens is the real stuff (for you).&quot;</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><strong>Mike replies</strong>: <em>There&#39;s something to that, there really is. I used to put it this way: &quot;The world you expect is the world you were born into.&quot; Everything else feels like change, or &quot;the future,&quot; or things not as they used to be (or should be). But of course the world I learned about and discovered as a child was not the same one my grandfather, born 1902, found when </em>he<em> got here. I really am quite sentimental about the vivid experiences of my boyhood, it&#39;s true. </em></p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em>On the other hand I wouldn&#39;t trade the experience of living through the digital transition. I firmly believe that I&#39;ve lived at the perfect time to have been a photography enthusiast—it was a great privilege to live before digital, in a time that was still so connected to photography&#39;s beginnings, a great opportunity to live through the change, and a great experience to live and work on the far side of it now, as well...to have made my entrance portfolio to art school in a little darkroom beneath the basement stairs, with my fixer-stained copy of David Vestal&#39;s </em>The Craft of Photography<em> opened on the sink, and to be making a portfolio with my smartphone now!&#0160; </em>:-)</p>\r\n<p><strong>Ken Tanaka</strong>: &quot;Two comments regarding your thoughts here, Mike. First, my recent comment regarding the film vs. digital topic wasn’t meant to be sarcastic or a reactionary criticism of &#39;old&#39; media. It was an observation that you had presented a bit of a <em>non sequitur</em> for comparative measurement. That digital imaging is superior in every measurable technical parameter to chemical photography is no longer an arguable matter. But comparing the two beyond imaging capabilities is like comparing very different technologies, not simply old and new. The communications overlay, for example, makes the whole cost-per-frame measurement silly. What would it cost to make a film frame immediately viewable by hundreds of millions of people? And, let’s face it, how many die-hard film photographers are still wet-printing much, if any, of their work? For color the answer must certainly approach zero. Yet you can easily print nearly -any- digital image for the cost of a cup of coffee today. And so on.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;As I&#39;ve said a great many times, here and elsewhere, photography for the vast majority of camera owners is a hobby. It&#39;s a diversionary undertaking for pleasure. I salute anyone who gets their enjoyment from the craftiness and tactility of chemical photography. 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         "renderedContent": "<p>How very curious that even only a few hours after posting, we had gotten several diametrically opposed answers to the question in the the previous post.</p>\r\n<p>One comment, however, spurred a different but related question in my mind. Paul Giguere said, &quot;I recently bought a Sony RX100 Mark III for $750 and have pretty much used this as my only camera since then. To date, I have shot about 1,500 photos with it. So far, that comes out to 50 cents per photo.&quot;</p>\r\n<p>Maybe it&#39;s just that I&#39;ve had a private discussion going recently with a distinguished figure in the field (who does not wish to be quoted or named) who said that, for him, a photograph has to be an <em>object</em>—but the question that came to my mind was: has Paul shot 1,500 <em>photos</em> with his RX100 Mark III, or just 1,500 <em>files?</em></p>\r\n<p>The spiky thorny question is, are files really <em>photographs </em>yet?</p>\r\n<p>I suppose they are in some sense, because they can communicate to another person. A file doesn&#39;t have a fixed form, however. It can&#39;t reliably carry the intentions of its maker to an audience once it&#39;s released into the world*.</p>\r\n<p>I wonder if, when people talk about how many exposures they take, they&#39;re really making a fair comparison. For 1,500 exposures of B&amp;W film I would have loaded 42 rolls of film onto cassettes, made 42 contact sheets, between 50 and 250 work prints, and maybe 12–15 finished prints. That&#39;s a huge amount of work and a considerable expense—so much so that I haven&#39;t worked this way in the past 17 years or so—but all the same, it&#39;s not entirely fair to assume that it&#39;s replaced completely by just making digital files that don&#39;t have a fixed, finished form.</p>\r\n<p>To get to the same point with digital I would:</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• Spend a fair amount of time at the computer and in Photoshop—not as much time as loading cassettes and developing film and making workprints, but enough time that it offsets somewhat;</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• &quot;Try&quot; maybe 30 or 35 prints to see how they looked as prints, even if I were just &quot;playing&quot; or indulging my enthusiasm; and then...</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">• Make those 12–15 final prints, which would each require several sheets of paper to &quot;get right&quot; and, of course, the ink to print them.</p>\r\n<p>Inkjet printing paper is (this is still astonishing to me) actually <em>more</em> expensive than sensitized silver gelatin photo paper, and there is no parallel to ink costs in silver gelatin printing except the paltry costs of the chemicals. Just as digital exposure are &quot;free&quot; whereas film exposures weren&#39;t, digital ink is costly in a way that has no analogy in traditional B&amp;W film work.</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/.a/6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Fish jump-small\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c img-responsive\" src=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/.a/6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c08564970c-400wi\" style=\"width: 400px; display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Fish jump-small\" /></a><span style=\"font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;\">The latest picture in my little iPhone portfolio of 12 or so prints that I hope to exhibit locally. It&#39;s called &quot;Three Fish Jumped.&quot; It&#39;s destined to be a print but hasn&#39;t been printed yet. Illustrating this post with it constitutes publication, however. © 2017 by Michael C. Johnston.</span></p>\r\n<p><em><strong>Knocked out</strong></em><br />These are just musings on the previous topic, that is, the relative expense of my photo hobby then and now.</p>\r\n<p>I confess, too, that Dan Khong&#39;s comment made me shudder (except when I release my inner Buddhist and embrace my acceptance of the impermanence of material things):</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">Know when digital becomes expensive and you wished you had continued with film?</span></em></p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">It&#39;s when your stored images get lost in a hard drive crash, or slowly but surely gets incompatible with the passing of time during which you got tardy and ignored the hassle of reorganizing your files.</span></em></p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><em><span id=\"comment-6a00df351e888f883401b8d2c03af6970c-content\">That&#39;s when the nightmare begins, and decades of work gets knocked out.</span></em></p>\r\n<p>Dan&#39;s words made me reflect that, out in my barn, I actually have these two things: a box containing old external hard drives from the 2000s, none of which will spin up any more and that require connectors that are no longer current—and the drives have pictures on them I don&#39;t have any other backups of; my bad, I know, but that&#39;s the situation; and a box containing notebooks full of negatives from the 1980s that I haven&#39;t touched in years, but that are still in perfectly good shape and could still be printed or scanned with no penalty.</p>\r\n<p>My friend Ken Tanaka <a href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/2017/11/film-vs-digital.html?cid=6a00df351e888f883401b7c935f826970b#comment-6a00df351e888f883401b7c935f826970b\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">likes to chide</a> us whenever the topic of film vs. digital comes up, as if everything new is simply better and saying anything in favor of old ways is hopeless reactionary regression and neo-Luddism, but my position is that when things change, it&#39;s interesting to be aware of what we have lost as well as what we have gained, even if the gains are greater. I&#39;m newly sensitive to this as I get to know some of my Old Order Mennonite neighbors here in the region. There are definitely ways in which I would not be happy with the losses if I had to follow their way of life, but I—we—mainstreamers—have definitely lost some important things as well. In fact sometimes when I contemplate how my Mennonite neighbors live, I&#39;m tempted to believe we &quot;Standard Americans&quot; have lost our way more than a little.</p>\r\n<p>But I digress from the digression. What do you think of the idea that a photograph is not really a photograph until it becomes an object with a fixed form? Before you scoff and dismiss the question, consider that your descendants will probably never see it otherwise, and, certainly, posterity will never offer it at auction. But as long as we&#39;re taking that tack, do think this question is even, well, valid at all?</p>\r\n<p>I might especially ask the people who bought Gordon&#39;s print &quot;Precipitation&quot; in the last sale, as you compare your print with the online JPEG representations you saw previously. Are they just different forms of an image? Do the two forms of the picture <em>equate?</em></p>\r\n<p>I have to admit, I think photographs are whatever they are...they can exist only on the cellphones of two friends, and only for two hours or two days before they&#39;re deleted, or they can be preserved as treasured artifacts in the vaults of great city museums, or anything in between. As a critic and commentator of the art and the practice of imaging, it would be foolish of me to believe anything else. On the other hand, I have to use myself and my feelings as a sort of compass or barometer as well, and I admit that at one time, I had difficulty accepting prints on resin-coated paper as &quot;real&quot;! I felt, somehow, that a photograph of mine wasn&#39;t really real, or <em>done</em>, until I printed it on fiber base paper. That&#39;s ridiculous and indefensible objectively, naturally, yet still, I did have that feeling. And I have to confess that there&#39;s a part of me, just a little part, that retains the sense that all my image files on my computer aren&#39;t really anything yet, that they don&#39;t yet quite exist. I can dismiss this feeling, and certainly reason my way around it, yet I can&#39;t quite banish it completely either....</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: right;\"><em>Mike</em></p>\r\n<p><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">*As an example of this, consider that <a href=\"http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/2007/06/what_a_change_i.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">in this post about two photographs by Nick Ut</a>, both are crops, and I first presented the picture of Paris Hilton &quot;being whisked off to jail&quot; in the post as if it were the whole picture. Then we discovered a less cropped version, and then, later, one that was even <em>less</em> cropped. Which is the real photograph? Who got to decide—Nick, or the editor who assigned him, or someone else? Who cropped the most cropped version, and is the least cropped version actually the whole frame? No way of knowing. At least not without more research than I care to get into. 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In this case the photograph doesn&#39;t seem to get protection until it&#39;s reproduced by means of fixing it, be it on paper or any other means that bring it to the world of objects. According to the U.S. Copyright Act, a work is &#39;created&#39; when it is fixed in a copy for the first time.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Of course, the U.S. having signed the Berne Convention, courts might rule that the moment of the creation is when you press the shutter release button. The jury&#39;s out (no pun intended).</p>\r\n<p>&quot;So much for the legal side. Being 54, and having a drawer full of memories in the form of printed photographs, I&#39;ve fought the idea that a digital file is a real photograph for some time, but now I&#39;ve come to terms with the idea that what we see in the computer screen is a photograph. It is. I no longer care to print my photos, even the ones I find most significant. I&#39;m not famous and probably my photos will never be exhibited, so why bother?</p>\r\n<p>&quot;I have no issue with virtual photographs. Of course it&#39;s always more interesting to see Bruce Gilden&#39;s portraits at an exhibition than on the computer (let alone on a smartphone); the experience is inimitable. But what if one never has the chance to see them at an exhibition? Better see them on a computer than never see them at all.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;Finally: &#39;when things change, it&#39;s interesting to be aware of what we have lost as well as what we have gained, even if the gains are greater.&#39; That&#39;s what I call wisdom, Mike.&quot;</p>\r\n<p><strong>Keith</strong>: &quot;A file is where you evaluate the technical qualities of an image, a print is where you evaluate the emotional qualities.&quot;</p>\r\n<p><strong>David Brown</strong> (<em>partial comment</em>): &quot;Whatever was current when you were in your teens is the real stuff (for you).&quot;</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\"><strong>Mike replies</strong>: <em>There&#39;s something to that, there really is. I used to put it this way: &quot;The world you expect is the world you were born into.&quot; Everything else feels like change, or &quot;the future,&quot; or things not as they used to be (or should be). 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That digital imaging is superior in every measurable technical parameter to chemical photography is no longer an arguable matter. But comparing the two beyond imaging capabilities is like comparing very different technologies, not simply old and new. The communications overlay, for example, makes the whole cost-per-frame measurement silly. What would it cost to make a film frame immediately viewable by hundreds of millions of people? And, let’s face it, how many die-hard film photographers are still wet-printing much, if any, of their work? For color the answer must certainly approach zero. Yet you can easily print nearly -any- digital image for the cost of a cup of coffee today. And so on.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;As I&#39;ve said a great many times, here and elsewhere, photography for the vast majority of camera owners is a hobby. It&#39;s a diversionary undertaking for pleasure. I salute anyone who gets their enjoyment from the craftiness and tactility of chemical photography. 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         "content": "<p>Today Arjuna left an intriguing question in a comment on my post, &quot;<a href=\"http://hinessight.blogs.com/church_of_the_churchless/2016/07/why-i-stayed-with-a-religion-for-35-years.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Why I stayed with a religion for 35 years</a>.&quot;</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">Hello Brian, I trust you are well?</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">May I ask a question and if you don&#39;t wish to reply - please don&#39;t. In what ways did you begin noticing <a href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gurinder_Singh\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Gurinder Singh</a> was just as imperfect as the rest of us?</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">This may help this soul as I need closure on the above question.</p>\r\n<p style=\"padding-left: 30px;\">Regards<br />Arjuna</p>\r\n<p>I&#39;m pleased to reply to you, Arjuna.</p>\r\n<p>Here&#39;s some experiences that come to mind. Understand: my memory about some details of what I&#39;ll describe below regarding Gurinder Singh Dhillon is sort of hazy, since many years have passed. But I&#39;m quite confident that the basic message of what you&#39;ll read is correct.</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://hinessight.blogs.com/.a/6a00d83451c0aa69e201b7c92acd00970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Gurinder-Singh-Dhillon\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d83451c0aa69e201b7c92acd00970b img-responsive\" src=\"http://hinessight.blogs.com/.a/6a00d83451c0aa69e201b7c92acd00970b-500wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Gurinder-Singh-Dhillon\" /></a><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">Gurinder Singh</span></p>\r\n<p><strong>Irritation with a manuscript</strong>. l heard this story from someone who either had written a draft of a book to be published by Radha Soami Satsang Beas (RSSB, the organization headed by the guru) or had brought a draft written by someone else to the guru. 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The die cuts have all the little stitching holes already in them so it&#39;s very easy to get a perfect stitch!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Fpti%2Ddies%2Fpapertrey%2Dink%2Dstitched%2Dlarge%2Dsnowman%2Ddie%2F&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"FELT SNOWMAN ORNAMENT. felt plushies. 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Snowman\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03576970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03576970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"fun with felt. Snowman\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">Next up is a fun Coffee Cozy! <a href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">This is not a new PTI die</a> - I&#39;ve had it in my stash for a long time! I thought it would be nice to make some of these for Christmas gifts. I&#39;ll make a card, and then give a gift of a Starbucks Card and the little cozy. Perfect friend presents! You can make the cozy out of paper or felt. <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0YQ97PEpJs\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">HERE IS THE LINK to a great video Erin did</a> about how to use the Coffee Cozy Dies!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Papertrey Ink Coffee Cozy Dies. Felt projects coffee\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fae9970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fae9970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Papertrey Ink Coffee Cozy Dies. Felt projects coffee\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I kept it really clean and simple! Pretty heathered grey felt with red and green accents. I used red thread to make a contrasting stitch. The dies set comes with these adorable tiny tags to sew into the seam. I love that! EEEK. 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This is a Venti Starbucks cup! What&#39;s your favorite drink? I love a Soy Caramel Macchiato!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Coffee Cozy felt project for the holidays. Papertrey Ink \" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfde970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfde970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Coffee Cozy felt project for the holidays. 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Something so sweet about these colors together.&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Papertrey Ink Gingerbread House Felt dies. PTI Felt. Ornament\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035a7970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035a7970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Papertrey Ink Gingerbread House Felt dies. PTI Felt. Ornament\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">My work table, while I was cutting everything out. You can see the holes in the dies! SUPER easy!</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"PTI Felt project how to\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035b5970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035b5970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"PTI Felt project how to\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I added pearl beads to the eaves of my pink gingerbread roof!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"do it yourself felt ornaments gingerbread house\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb15970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb15970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"do it yourself felt ornaments gingerbread house\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Gingerbread house ornament. handmade\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb1f970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb1f970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Gingerbread house ornament. handmade\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">The die set even has tiny snow caps to put on the roof! LOVE this so much! You can customize the colors of this for any occasion.... Doesn&#39;t even have to be Christmas! Could be for a bag tie on for a housewarming, or a shower....</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Felt ornaments\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt ornaments\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><span style=\"font-size: 13pt;\"><strong><span style=\"font-size: 14pt;\">TIPS &amp; TRICKS:</span>&#0160;</strong></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">I have tried EVERY kind of felt! Super expensive, to super cheap. Ordered online, and bought at the craft store..... So, after all of that trial and error,&#0160; now I only use <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbow\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">felt from HERE</a> and <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbp1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">HERE.</a> High quality wool felt that does not break the bank, in beautiful colors! Perfect for die cutting too. If I use these two brands I get a perfect cut every time. I use a <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbp8\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Metal Shim</a> with my die cutting machine whenever I die cut felt. It really makes a different in the edges of the cut. I highly recommend it! For eyes on animals, I like them to be shiny and happy. So I only <a href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=199868&amp;u=774560&amp;m=24698&amp;urllink=www%2Esimonsaysstamp%2Ecom%2Fproduct%3Fid%3D126268%26currency%3DUSD&amp;afftrack=\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">use THESE enamel dots</a> to make the eyes. There are different sizes and you can see which ones look best! I use a bit of felt glue to attach them! I use <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpf\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">embroidery floss</a> to do my projects and I use all six strands at one time. Just my preference on how the final project looks! I have tried Felting/Stitching dies from all the major crafting companies. My two favorites (both for designs and quality) are <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">PAPERTREY INK STITCHING DIES</a> and <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbq4\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">SIMON SAYS STAMP PLUSH DIES.</a>&#0160;</span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\"> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbow\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Best felt for making plushies and ornaments\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb33970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb33970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Best felt for making plushies and ornaments\" /></a><br /></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\">&#0160;<span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">Here are some of my favorite felt projects from last year! <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbq4\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Made with Simon Says Stamp Dies!</a></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\"><strong>CLICK on the photo to go to that blog post for more information!&#0160;</strong></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\"> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/a-blog-called-wanda/2016/03/simon-says-stamp-spring-plush-release-day-its-all-about-the-felt-.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Simon Says Stamp felt plush bears\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb3b970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb3b970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Simon Says Stamp felt plush bears\" /></a><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c0261a970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"></a><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/a-blog-called-wanda/2016/03/simon-says-stamp-spring-plush-blog-hop-.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Felt sunshine and cloud\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8ed00970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8ed00970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt sunshine and cloud\" /></a></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/a-blog-called-wanda/2016/08/stamptember-2016-kick-off--1.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Felt plush elephant\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb64970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb64970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt plush elephant\" /></a></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/a-blog-called-wanda/2016/09/stamptember-2016-blog-hop-yahoo-.html\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Felt Plush Fox Simon Says Stamp. Gentle Fox. \" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c0360b970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c0360b970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt Plush Fox Simon Says Stamp. Gentle Fox. \" /></a><br /></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">Thanks for stopping by today! It&#39;s going to be a great week! I will have another post on Wednesday as part of a giant blog hop celebrating <a href=\"http://www.ellenhutson.com/#_a_59\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Ellen Hutson&#39;s</a> Anniversary! Hope to see you soon. Happy Thanksgiving Week! 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         "renderedContent": "<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">Hi everyone! Happy Thanksgiving Week! It&#39;s cold outside, and warm inside my cozy studio. I spent all day yesterday making felt projects to share with you! You might remember I went a little cray cray last year over felt! LOL. A couple of weeks ago I organized my studio (again) and finally found a nice big empty drawer to put <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbow\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">all my felt in</a> - together in one place. Well, that inspired me to bust out some projects. Also, <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpl\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">this month&#39;s release from PTI</a> has some felt dies in it, and I hadn&#39;t had a chance to use them yet. It was the perfect day to craft some Christmas projects to share with you. I&#39;ll post some tips and trick towards the end of my post. I&#39;ve really honed in on what supplies work the best and want to share those things with you! You guys that have been following me for a while know that I have a soft spot (pun intended) for felt projects. They just make me happy!!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I think making felt projects is perfect for this time of year! It&#39;s easy to pack up a little kit with cut out pieces, needle and thread, and bring it with you as you go around in your day. If you have a few minutes in the car waiting for someone, or over at a friend&#39;s house, you can craft a little! Also, this is a wonderful project to do in a group - either adults or kids! And, the bonus is that you are creating a gift!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I have three new projects to share! All <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">made with PTI Felt Dies.</a> A Coffee Cozy (perfect gift to go with a Coffee Gift Card), a Snowman present tie-on, and a Gingerbread House ornament! Here are my three projects all laid out together!&#0160;&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Papertrey Ink Felt Dies. Gingerbread house, snowman and coffee cozy\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03523970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03523970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Papertrey Ink Felt Dies. Gingerbread house, snowman and coffee cozy\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I love this <a href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Fpti%2Ddies%2Fpapertrey%2Dink%2Dstitched%2Dlarge%2Dsnowman%2Ddie%2F&amp;afftrack=\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">little snowman guy!</a> He is going to be a topper for a present. I think I&#39;ll use plaid gift wrap (I have lots of that) and some red ribbon, and then attach him in the center on the front. I sewed a little loop on the back of his head for this purpose! The way the die cuts are made - his scarf is one piece that wraps around his neck, and the arms are one piece that goes through the center of his body - makes it so easy to work with. I added a pretty red button as an accent on the scarf. I also added a little felt heart to his hat. I use Doodlebug Enamel Dots for eyes on all of my plushies. I love how it looks!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Fpti%2Ddies%2Fpapertrey%2Dink%2Dstitched%2Dlarge%2Dsnowman%2Ddie%2F&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"FELT SNOWMAN ORNAMENT. felt plushies. Papertrey Ink\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fac2970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fac2970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"FELT SNOWMAN ORNAMENT. felt plushies. Papertrey Ink\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">There are multiple ways to stitch the felties together. I like to use a straight stitch and go around the edges. Some people like to use a Blanket Stitch. I think both look nice - really just a matter of preference. The die cuts have all the little stitching holes already in them so it&#39;s very easy to get a perfect stitch!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Fpti%2Ddies%2Fpapertrey%2Dink%2Dstitched%2Dlarge%2Dsnowman%2Ddie%2F&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"FELT SNOWMAN ORNAMENT. felt plushies. Papertrey Ink\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935df97970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935df97970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"FELT SNOWMAN ORNAMENT. felt plushies. Papertrey Ink\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"fun with felt. Snowman\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03576970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03576970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"fun with felt. Snowman\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">Next up is a fun Coffee Cozy! <a href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">This is not a new PTI die</a> - I&#39;ve had it in my stash for a long time! I thought it would be nice to make some of these for Christmas gifts. I&#39;ll make a card, and then give a gift of a Starbucks Card and the little cozy. Perfect friend presents! You can make the cozy out of paper or felt. <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0YQ97PEpJs\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">HERE IS THE LINK to a great video Erin did</a> about how to use the Coffee Cozy Dies!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Papertrey Ink Coffee Cozy Dies. Felt projects coffee\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fae9970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fae9970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Papertrey Ink Coffee Cozy Dies. Felt projects coffee\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I kept it really clean and simple! Pretty heathered grey felt with red and green accents. I used red thread to make a contrasting stitch. The dies set comes with these adorable tiny tags to sew into the seam. I love that! EEEK. That tiny heart!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"DIY Felt coffee cozy. gifts and presents\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8faf0970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8faf0970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"DIY Felt coffee cozy. gifts and presents\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=975657&amp;u=774560&amp;m=70385&amp;urllink=www%2Epapertreyink%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fp%3Dcatalog%26mode%3Dsearch%26search%5Fstr%3Dcoffee%2Bcozy%2Bdie&amp;afftrack=\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Felt Plush projects\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03588970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c03588970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt Plush projects\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfc3970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"papertrey ink felt coffee cozy\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfc3970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfc3970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"papertrey ink felt coffee cozy\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I tried the Coffee Cozy out on different sized coffee cups and it fits all of them! This is a Venti Starbucks cup! What&#39;s your favorite drink? I love a Soy Caramel Macchiato!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpu\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Coffee Cozy felt project for the holidays. Papertrey Ink \" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfde970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935dfde970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Coffee Cozy felt project for the holidays. Papertrey Ink \" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">Finally today I made a pretty and sweet little <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\">Gingerbread House ornament!</a> This is one of the new dies released this month. It has tons of pieces and parts so you can decorate your house as much or as little as you choose. When I sewed it together I used a piece of Kraft Polka Dot Ribbon to use to hang it from the tree. I also changed up the colors and used pretty pink and aqua for my color palette! Something so sweet about these colors together.&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Papertrey Ink Gingerbread House Felt dies. PTI Felt. Ornament\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035a7970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035a7970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Papertrey Ink Gingerbread House Felt dies. PTI Felt. Ornament\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">My work table, while I was cutting everything out. You can see the holes in the dies! SUPER easy!</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"PTI Felt project how to\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035b5970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b8d2c035b5970c-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"PTI Felt project how to\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">I added pearl beads to the eaves of my pink gingerbread roof!&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"do it yourself felt ornaments gingerbread house\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb15970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb15970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"do it yourself felt ornaments gingerbread house\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbqi\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"><img alt=\"Gingerbread house ornament. handmade\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb1f970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01bb09d8fb1f970d-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Gingerbread house ornament. handmade\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">The die set even has tiny snow caps to put on the roof! LOVE this so much! You can customize the colors of this for any occasion.... Doesn&#39;t even have to be Christmas! Could be for a bag tie on for a housewarming, or a shower....</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><br /> <a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\"><img alt=\"Felt ornaments\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.ablogcalledwanda.com/.a/6a0120a7861a18970b01b7c935e00b970b-800wi\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" title=\"Felt ornaments\" /></a></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\">&#0160;&#0160;</p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: center;\"><span style=\"font-size: 13pt;\"><strong><span style=\"font-size: 14pt;\">TIPS &amp; TRICKS:</span>&#0160;</strong></span></p>\r\n<p style=\"text-align: justify;\"><span style=\"font-size: 10pt;\">I have tried EVERY kind of felt! Super expensive, to super cheap. Ordered online, and bought at the craft store..... So, after all of that trial and error,&#0160; now I only use <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbow\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">felt from HERE</a> and <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbp1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">HERE.</a> High quality wool felt that does not break the bank, in beautiful colors! Perfect for die cutting too. If I use these two brands I get a perfect cut every time. I use a <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbp8\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Metal Shim</a> with my die cutting machine whenever I die cut felt. It really makes a different in the edges of the cut. I highly recommend it! For eyes on animals, I like them to be shiny and happy. So I only <a href=\"http://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=199868&amp;u=774560&amp;m=24698&amp;urllink=www%2Esimonsaysstamp%2Ecom%2Fproduct%3Fid%3D126268%26currency%3DUSD&amp;afftrack=\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">use THESE enamel dots</a> to make the eyes. There are different sizes and you can see which ones look best! I use a bit of felt glue to attach them! I use <a href=\"http://shrsl.com/nbpf\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">embroidery floss</a> to do my projects and I use all six strands at one time. Just my preference on how the final project looks! I have tried Felting/Stitching dies from all the major crafting companies. 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Whether the rules are indeed so strict we cannot confirm, for in spite of the massive gate, a side door is open and we can enter the premises without anyone paying attention to us (and without showing any proof of our identity, as we had beforehand read online).</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bc3970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Late Byzantine church of Gračanica near Pristina, Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bc3970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bc3970b-800wi\" title=\"Late Byzantine church of Gračanica near Pristina, Kosovo\" /></a><br />In the middle of a wide lawn stands a small square building with several metal cupolas.&#0160; With its tall lattice windows and the light-coloured bricks it fits more with our imagination of Russian churches: A relatively modern church, we think at first, or possibly Tsarist, 19<sup>th</sup> century… Is this the <a href=\"http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/724/\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Medieval Monuments in Kosovo\">UNESCO world heritage church</a> we have come to see?</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d95970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Side chapel in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d95970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d95970c-800wi\" title=\"Side chapel in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" /></a><br />But once we peer inside the narthex it becomes obvious that we are in the right place - patinated frescoes of saints and martyrs all over. Not a single wall that has gone undecorated, and this in a typical Orthodox church building with many interior walls, corridors and arches, and therefore a lot of wall space to cover with frescoes. Deeper inside the church, a few worshippers are standing near the altar niche, kissing the frescoes of saints.</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bb1970b-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Doomsday fresco in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bb1970b image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b7c9363bb1970b-800wi\" title=\"Doomsday fresco in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" /></a><br />Some sit on a bench right in front of the scary scene depicting the last judgement: The dead are clambering out of their graves, and even wild animals have to disgorge those humans – or parts of humans – that they have eaten. Demons are already at hand to lead the resurrected souls into hell – and a resolute angel even helps in this task, pushing the damned with a trident. The late Byzantine frescoes are painted in traditional style, and their colours are surprisingly vivid. In contrast to most Byzantine churches, the 14<sup>th</sup> century building follows new Gothic fashion trends in its verticality, with its five domes rising up high above the worshippers.</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d8b970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Pantokrator image – Jesus as ruler of the world – in Gračanica church in Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d8b970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d8b970c-800wi\" title=\"Pantokrator image – Jesus as ruler of the world – in Gračanica church in Kosovo\" /></a><br />On most walls of the nave, saints are standing in two or three tiers, with scenes from the life of Christ and other biblical stories above them, all supervised by the huge Jesus Pantokrator – ruler of the world – in the main dome. In the centre, we find the images of <a class=\"zem_slink\" href=\"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stefan_Milutin\" rel=\"wikipedia noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Stefan Milutin\">King Milutin</a>, who built this church in the early 14<sup>th</sup> century, and his Queen.</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01bb09d94fa8970d-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Image of Queen Simonis in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01bb09d94fa8970d image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01bb09d94fa8970d-800wi\" title=\"Image of Queen Simonis in the church of Gračanica in Kosovo\" /></a><br />Like in many of the other images, her eyes are scratched out – a sign of frequent religious disagreements, and an indication that the marauders feared the images of the foreign gods and saints, thinking they would come alive and haunt them as long as they had eyes. Apparently, those zealous &quot;believers&quot; most eager to fight a rival religion are the ones most stuck in archaic beliefs far predating their purported religion …</p>\r\n<p><a class=\"asset-img-link\" href=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d69970c-popup\" onclick=\"window.open( this.href, &#39;_blank&#39;, &#39;width=640,height=480,scrollbars=no,resizable=no,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39; ); return false\" style=\"display: inline;\"><img alt=\"Heroic statue in the centre of Pristina, Kosovo\" border=\"0\" class=\"asset  asset-image at-xid-6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d69970c image-full img-responsive\" src=\"http://www.westwards.de/.a/6a00d8341e0c5153ef01b8d2c08d69970c-800wi\" title=\"Heroic statue in the centre of Pristina, Kosovo\" /></a><br />Back in Pristina we have Espresso Macchiato in one of the many pleasant pavement cafés in the lively town centre. Pristina in summer is quite relaxed, and the people we meet in Kosovo are super-friendly and helpful. No visible remains of the Kosovo War (which was nearly 20 years ago, after all) or such outbursts of violence as continued until after the declaration of independence in 2008, but also no discernible signs of political instability or dissent in the wake of the most recent election. 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This must be the Christian monastery of Gračanica - but for a church the whole place looks very defensive and closed-off.</p>\r\n<p>&quot;I am not even allowed inside&quot;, our host in Pristina had told us when we asked him about the monastery of Gračanica: Like most Kosovars, he is a Muslim, while the <a class=\"zem_slink\" href=\"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gra%C4%8Danica_monastery\" rel=\"wikipedia noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Gračanica monastery\">Gračanica monastery</a> belongs to the orthodox Christians of the Serbian minority. 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Not a single wall that has gone undecorated, and this in a typical Orthodox church building with many interior walls, corridors and arches, and therefore a lot of wall space to cover with frescoes. 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Demons are already at hand to lead the resurrected souls into hell – and a resolute angel even helps in this task, pushing the damned with a trident. The late Byzantine frescoes are painted in traditional style, and their colours are surprisingly vivid. 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Pristina in summer is quite relaxed, and the people we meet in Kosovo are super-friendly and helpful. No visible remains of the Kosovo War (which was nearly 20 years ago, after all) or such outbursts of violence as continued until after the declaration of independence in 2008, but also no discernible signs of political instability or dissent in the wake of the most recent election. 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2013年,国家出台了《劳动争议司法解释(四)》、《劳务派遣若干规定》;2014年……<br/>\n<br/>\n上述法律法规政策的持续实施,客观上要求企业精打细算,否则无法承受与日俱增的用工<br/>\n      成本;客观上要求用人单位做到“精细化”管理,否则难以证明劳动者“不合格、不胜任、严重失职<br/>\n      、严重违纪违规”,也难以进行合法有效的“调岗调薪、裁员解雇”。如果用人单位依然实施“传统<br/>\n      式、粗放式、随便式”的管理,那么用人单位必将面临巨大的用工风险和赔偿责任,其管理权威也将 受到严峻的挑战!<br/>\n<br/>\n为帮助广大企事业单位了解相关政策法律法规,掌握防范用工风险和化解劳动争议的技能<br/>\n      技巧,以实现低风险、低成本、高绩效的人力资源管理目标,特邀请我国知名的劳动法与员工关系管<br/>\n      理实战专家钟永棣老师主讲此课程。欢迎企事业单位积极组织相关人员参加此培训课程!<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 培训收益</b><br/>\n<br/>\n1、全面了解劳动用工过程的法律风险;<br/>\n<br/>\n2、理解与劳动用工有关的政策法律法规;<br/>\n3、培养预测、分析劳动用工法律风险的思 维;<br/>\n<br/>\n4、掌握预防和应对风险的实战技能及方法工具……<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 课 程 特<br/>\n      色:</b>&nbsp;<br/>\n稀缺性:此课程将劳动法体系和薪酬绩效管理体系紧密相结合,国内极少 出现此类课程。<br/>\n<br/>\n针对性:课程内容精选了过去5年来主讲老师亲自处理过的且在不少用人单位内部也曾发生<br/>\n      过的代表性案例,这些案例完全符合中国现阶段的大环境大气候,极具参考性和启发性。<br/>\n<br/>\n实战性:实战沙盘演练,学员深入思考与充分互动,老师毫不保留倾囊相授;学员把错误 留在课堂,把正确的观点、方法、工具、技能带回去。<br/>\n<br/>\n    &nbsp;<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n      课 程 大 纲 Outline<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> A单元内容(共2天,15个以上经典案例)<br/>\n专题一:招聘入职 </b><br/>\n1.如何预防劳动者的“应聘欺诈”,如何证明劳动者的“欺诈”?<br/>\n2.招收应届毕业生,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n3.招用达到法定退休年龄的人员,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n4.招用待岗、内退、停薪留职的人员,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n5.入职体检需注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n6.入职前后用人单位应告知劳动者哪些情况,如何保留证据?<br/>\n7.《入职登记表》如何设计,才能起到预防法律风险的作用?<br/>\n8.劳动者无法提交《离职证明》,该怎么办?<br/>\n9.企业如何书写《录用通知书》,其法律风险有哪些?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题二:劳动合同订立 </b><br/>\n1.用人单位自行拟定的劳动合同文本是否有效,是否需要进行备案?<br/>\n2.劳动者借故拖延或拒绝签订劳动合同,用人单位如何应对?<br/>\n3.未签订劳动合同,需支付多长期限的双倍工资?是否受到仲裁时效的 限制?<br/>\n4.劳动合同期满,继续留用劳动者,但未续签合同,是否也需支付双倍 工资?<br/>\n5.什么时候为最佳时间,签署劳动合同、用工协议?<br/>\n6.法律禁止2次约定试用期,劳动合同期限和试用期限该如何约定?<br/>\n7.用人单位收购其他组织时,如何与被接收的员工签订、变更劳动合同 ?<br/>\n8.应否与属于职业经理人的法人代表签订劳动合同?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题三:试用期 </b><br/>\n1.可否先试用后签合同,可否单独签订试用期协议?&nbsp;<br/>\n2.员工主动申请延长试用期,该怎样操作,才规避赔偿风险?<br/>\n3.试用期满后辞退员工,最少赔2个月工资,该如何化解?<br/>\n4.试用期最后一天辞退员工,赔偿概率为70%,如何化解?<br/>\n5.试用期满前几天辞退员工,赔偿概率为50%,如何化解?<br/>\n6.不符合录用条件的范围包括哪些,如何取证证明?<br/>\n7.《试用期辞退通知书》如何书写,以避免违法解除的赔偿金?<br/>\n8.出现“经济性裁员”情况,优先裁掉试用期的新员工,合法吗?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题四:无固定期限劳动合同 </b><br/>\n1.无固定期限劳动合同到底是不是铁饭碗,会不会增加企业成本?<br/>\n2.无固定期限劳动合同解除的条件、理由有哪些?<br/>\n3.用人单位拒绝签订无固定期限劳动合同,有何风险?<br/>\n4.签订了固定期限劳动合同的员工,期间工作累计满10年,能否要求将 固定期限合同变更为无固定期限合同?<br/>\n<br/>\n5.连续订立二次固定期限劳动合同到期,用人单位能否终止合同;员工<br/>\n            提出签订无固定期限合同,用人单位能否拒绝?<br/>\n6.合同期满劳动者由于医疗期、三期等原因续延劳动合同导致劳动者连<br/>\n            续工作满十年,劳动者提出订立无固定期限劳动合同的,用人单位能否拒绝?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题五:特殊用工协议 </b><br/>\n1.培训服务期与劳动合同期限有何不同,劳动合同期限与服务期限发生 冲突时如何适用?<br/>\n<br/>\n2.培训服务期未到期,而劳动合同到期,用人单位终止劳动合同的,是<br/>\n            否属于提前解除劳动合同,如何规避?<br/>\n3.劳动者严重过错被解雇,用人单位能否依据服务期 约定要求劳动者支付违约金?<br/>\n<br/>\n4.在什么情况下,可签署竞业限制协议?<br/>\n5.在什么时候,企业更有主动权签署竞业限制协议?<br/>\n6.无约定经济补偿的支付,竞业限制是否有效?<br/>\n7.竞业限制的经济补偿的标准如何界定?<br/>\n8.要求员工保密,企业需要支付保密工资吗?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题六:劳动关系解除终止 </b><br/>\n1.双方协商解除劳动合同并约定支付适当的经济补偿,事后劳动者追讨<br/>\n            经济补偿的差额部分,仲裁机构有可能支持劳动者的诉求,企业如何避免案件败诉?<br/>\n2.能否与“三期妇女、特殊保护期间的员工”协商解 除,如何规避风险?<br/>\n3.员工未提前30日通知企业即自行离职,企业能否扣 减其工资?<br/>\n4.员工提交辞职信后的30天内,企业批准其离职,可 能有风险,如何化解?<br/>\n5.员工提交辞职信后的30天后,企业批准其离职,也 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</b><br/>\n1.用人单位败诉的原因主要有哪些?<br/>\n2.仲裁或法院在处理案件时,如何适用法律法规?<br/>\n3.如何判定政策法律法规的效力等级?&nbsp;<br/>\n4.公开审理的开庭形式,有何风险,如何避免风险?<br/>\n5.申请仲裁的时效如何计算;如何理解“劳动争议发生之日”?<br/>\n6.如何书写答辩书,有哪些注意事项?<br/>\n7.开庭期间,质证与辩论需要注意哪些关键问题?<br/>\n8.举证责任如何分配,无法举证的后果有哪些?<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> B单元内容(共2天,15个以上经典案例) </b><br/>\n<b> 专题一: 绩效管理与岗位调整<br/>\n            </b><br/>\n1.企业单方调整岗位,员工往往可被迫解除合同并索赔经济补偿,如何<br/>\n            规避?<br/>\n2.调岗时没有书面确认,员工到新岗位工作2个月后能否要求恢复到原岗<br/>\n            位?<br/>\n3.可否对“三期内”女职工进行调岗、调薪?<br/>\n4.员工认同绩效结果,为什么在“不胜任工作”引发的争议中还是败诉 ?<br/>\n5.为什么企业根据绩效结果支付员工绩效奖金,最终被认定非法克扣工 资?<br/>\n6.法律上如何证明劳动者“不能胜任工作”?<br/>\n7.对绩效考核不合格的员工,如何合法辞退?<br/>\n8.绩效正态分布往往强制划分5%的员工为不合格者,是否合法?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题二:劳动报酬、薪酬 福利<br/>\n            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         "renderedContent": "<p><br/>\n<br/>\n  &nbsp;<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 新《劳动合同法》、《社会保险法》、《工伤保险条例》实操应对策略与有效调岗调<br/>\n薪、裁员解雇及违纪问题员工处理技巧</b><br/>\n<br/>\n&nbsp; &nbsp;<br/>\n时<br/>\n间 地 点 Time / Place 讲<br/>\n师 Lecturer 费<br/>\n用 Fee <b><br/>\n<br/>\n</b> 2017年11月17--18日-----上海(A单元)<br/>\n2017年11月24--25日-----深圳(A单元)<br/>\n2017年11月29--30日-----北京(A单元)<br/>\n2017年12月15--16日-----广州(B单元)<br/>\n2017年12月18--19日-----上海(B单元)<br/>\n2017年12月22--23日-----深圳(B单元)<br/>\n2017年12月29--30日-----北京(B单元)<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 讲师:资深劳动法专家--钟永棣</b>&nbsp;&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 参加A单元:3200元/1人;参加B单元:3200元/1人 </b><br/>\n&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n    &nbsp;<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n      课 程 背 景<br/>\n      Overview<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n2008年,国家出台了《劳动合同法》、《劳动合同法实施条例》、《劳动争议<br/>\n      调解仲裁法》、《职工带薪年休假条例》、《企业职工带薪年休假实施办法》;2009年,国家出台了<br/>\n      《劳动人事争议仲裁办案规则》;2010年,国家出台了《劳动争议司法解释(三)》及修改了《工伤<br/>\n      保险条例》;2011年,国家出台了《社会保险法》及《实施&lt;社会保险法&gt;若干规定》;2012年<br/>\n      ,国家出台了《企业民主管理规定》、《女职工劳动保护特别规定》及修改了《职业病防治法》;<br/>\n      2013年,国家出台了《劳动争议司法解释(四)》、《劳务派遣若干规定》;2014年……<br/>\n<br/>\n上述法律法规政策的持续实施,客观上要求企业精打细算,否则无法承受与日俱增的用工<br/>\n      成本;客观上要求用人单位做到“精细化”管理,否则难以证明劳动者“不合格、不胜任、严重失职<br/>\n      、严重违纪违规”,也难以进行合法有效的“调岗调薪、裁员解雇”。如果用人单位依然实施“传统<br/>\n      式、粗放式、随便式”的管理,那么用人单位必将面临巨大的用工风险和赔偿责任,其管理权威也将 受到严峻的挑战!<br/>\n<br/>\n为帮助广大企事业单位了解相关政策法律法规,掌握防范用工风险和化解劳动争议的技能<br/>\n      技巧,以实现低风险、低成本、高绩效的人力资源管理目标,特邀请我国知名的劳动法与员工关系管<br/>\n      理实战专家钟永棣老师主讲此课程。欢迎企事业单位积极组织相关人员参加此培训课程!<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 培训收益</b><br/>\n<br/>\n1、全面了解劳动用工过程的法律风险;<br/>\n<br/>\n2、理解与劳动用工有关的政策法律法规;<br/>\n3、培养预测、分析劳动用工法律风险的思 维;<br/>\n<br/>\n4、掌握预防和应对风险的实战技能及方法工具……<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 课 程 特<br/>\n      色:</b>&nbsp;<br/>\n稀缺性:此课程将劳动法体系和薪酬绩效管理体系紧密相结合,国内极少 出现此类课程。<br/>\n<br/>\n针对性:课程内容精选了过去5年来主讲老师亲自处理过的且在不少用人单位内部也曾发生<br/>\n      过的代表性案例,这些案例完全符合中国现阶段的大环境大气候,极具参考性和启发性。<br/>\n<br/>\n实战性:实战沙盘演练,学员深入思考与充分互动,老师毫不保留倾囊相授;学员把错误 留在课堂,把正确的观点、方法、工具、技能带回去。<br/>\n<br/>\n    &nbsp;<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n      课 程 大 纲 Outline<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> A单元内容(共2天,15个以上经典案例)<br/>\n专题一:招聘入职 </b><br/>\n1.如何预防劳动者的“应聘欺诈”,如何证明劳动者的“欺诈”?<br/>\n2.招收应届毕业生,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n3.招用达到法定退休年龄的人员,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n4.招用待岗、内退、停薪留职的人员,应注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n5.入职体检需注意哪些细节问题?<br/>\n6.入职前后用人单位应告知劳动者哪些情况,如何保留证据?<br/>\n7.《入职登记表》如何设计,才能起到预防法律风险的作用?<br/>\n8.劳动者无法提交《离职证明》,该怎么办?<br/>\n9.企业如何书写《录用通知书》,其法律风险有哪些?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题二:劳动合同订立 </b><br/>\n1.用人单位自行拟定的劳动合同文本是否有效,是否需要进行备案?<br/>\n2.劳动者借故拖延或拒绝签订劳动合同,用人单位如何应对?<br/>\n3.未签订劳动合同,需支付多长期限的双倍工资?是否受到仲裁时效的 限制?<br/>\n4.劳动合同期满,继续留用劳动者,但未续签合同,是否也需支付双倍 工资?<br/>\n5.什么时候为最佳时间,签署劳动合同、用工协议?<br/>\n6.法律禁止2次约定试用期,劳动合同期限和试用期限该如何约定?<br/>\n7.用人单位收购其他组织时,如何与被接收的员工签订、变更劳动合同 ?<br/>\n8.应否与属于职业经理人的法人代表签订劳动合同?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题三:试用期 </b><br/>\n1.可否先试用后签合同,可否单独签订试用期协议?&nbsp;<br/>\n2.员工主动申请延长试用期,该怎样操作,才规避赔偿风险?<br/>\n3.试用期满后辞退员工,最少赔2个月工资,该如何化解?<br/>\n4.试用期最后一天辞退员工,赔偿概率为70%,如何化解?<br/>\n5.试用期满前几天辞退员工,赔偿概率为50%,如何化解?<br/>\n6.不符合录用条件的范围包括哪些,如何取证证明?<br/>\n7.《试用期辞退通知书》如何书写,以避免违法解除的赔偿金?<br/>\n8.出现“经济性裁员”情况,优先裁掉试用期的新员工,合法吗?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题四:无固定期限劳动合同 </b><br/>\n1.无固定期限劳动合同到底是不是铁饭碗,会不会增加企业成本?<br/>\n2.无固定期限劳动合同解除的条件、理由有哪些?<br/>\n3.用人单位拒绝签订无固定期限劳动合同,有何风险?<br/>\n4.签订了固定期限劳动合同的员工,期间工作累计满10年,能否要求将 固定期限合同变更为无固定期限合同?<br/>\n<br/>\n5.连续订立二次固定期限劳动合同到期,用人单位能否终止合同;员工<br/>\n            提出签订无固定期限合同,用人单位能否拒绝?<br/>\n6.合同期满劳动者由于医疗期、三期等原因续延劳动合同导致劳动者连<br/>\n            续工作满十年,劳动者提出订立无固定期限劳动合同的,用人单位能否拒绝?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题五:特殊用工协议 </b><br/>\n1.培训服务期与劳动合同期限有何不同,劳动合同期限与服务期限发生 冲突时如何适用?<br/>\n<br/>\n2.培训服务期未到期,而劳动合同到期,用人单位终止劳动合同的,是<br/>\n            否属于提前解除劳动合同,如何规避?<br/>\n3.劳动者严重过错被解雇,用人单位能否依据服务期 约定要求劳动者支付违约金?<br/>\n<br/>\n4.在什么情况下,可签署竞业限制协议?<br/>\n5.在什么时候,企业更有主动权签署竞业限制协议?<br/>\n6.无约定经济补偿的支付,竞业限制是否有效?<br/>\n7.竞业限制的经济补偿的标准如何界定?<br/>\n8.要求员工保密,企业需要支付保密工资吗?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题六:劳动关系解除终止 </b><br/>\n1.双方协商解除劳动合同并约定支付适当的经济补偿,事后劳动者追讨<br/>\n            经济补偿的差额部分,仲裁机构有可能支持劳动者的诉求,企业如何避免案件败诉?<br/>\n2.能否与“三期妇女、特殊保护期间的员工”协商解 除,如何规避风险?<br/>\n3.员工未提前30日通知企业即自行离职,企业能否扣 减其工资?<br/>\n4.员工提交辞职信后的30天内,企业批准其离职,可 能有风险,如何化解?<br/>\n5.员工提交辞职信后的30天后,企业批准其离职,也 可能有风险,如何化解?<br/>\n6.对于患病员工,能否解除,如何操作才能降低法律 风险?<br/>\n7.实行末位淘汰制,以末位排名为由解雇员工,往往被认定非法解雇, 企业该如何做,才避免案件败诉?<br/>\n<br/>\n8.以“组织架构调整,无合适岗位安排”为由解雇员工,感觉非常符合<br/>\n            常理,但往往被认定非法解雇,企业该如何做才避免风险?<br/>\n9.以“经济性裁员”名义解雇员工,感觉非常符合常理,但往往被认定 非法解雇,企业该如何操作?<br/>\n<br/>\n10.《解除劳动合同通知书》如果表述不当,往往成为劳动者打赢官司的<br/>\n            有力证据,企业该如何书写,才避免案件败诉而承担法律责任?<br/>\n11.解除劳动合同前未通知及征求工会的意见,是否 构成非法解除?<br/>\n12.劳动合同到期后,经常出现该终止的忘记办理终止手续,该续签的忘<br/>\n            记办理续签手续,其引发的风险非常大;那么企业该如何规避风险?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题七:社会保险法 </b><br/>\n1.用人单位拖欠社保费,有什么法律责任?<br/>\n2.用人单位不足额缴纳社会保险如何处理?<br/>\n3.员工不愿意买社保,并与单位签有协议的情况下,该协议是否有效?<br/>\n4.试用期间,是否必须缴纳社会保险?<br/>\n5.如果无参保,劳动者因第三方责任产生的医疗费用,能否要求单位报 销?<br/>\n6.企业协助辞职员工骗取失业保险金,有什么法律风险?<br/>\n7.女职工未婚先孕、未婚生育争议如何处理?<br/>\n8.怀孕女职工提出长期休假保胎,直至修完产假,该如何协调此问题?<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> 专题八:劳动争议处理 </b><br/>\n1.用人单位败诉的原因主要有哪些?<br/>\n2.仲裁或法院在处理案件时,如何适用法律法规?<br/>\n3.如何判定政策法律法规的效力等级?&nbsp;<br/>\n4.公开审理的开庭形式,有何风险,如何避免风险?<br/>\n5.申请仲裁的时效如何计算;如何理解“劳动争议发生之日”?<br/>\n6.如何书写答辩书,有哪些注意事项?<br/>\n7.开庭期间,质证与辩论需要注意哪些关键问题?<br/>\n8.举证责任如何分配,无法举证的后果有哪些?<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<br/>\n<b> B单元内容(共2天,15个以上经典案例) </b><br/>\n<b> 专题一: 绩效管理与岗位调整<br/>\n            </b><br/>\n1.企业单方调整岗位,员工往往可被迫解除合同并索赔经济补偿,如何<br/>\n            规避?<br/>\n2.调岗时没有书面确认,员工到新岗位工作2个月后能否要求恢复到原岗<br/>\n            位?<br/>\n3.可否对“三期内”女职工进行调岗、调薪?<br/>\n4.员工认同绩效结果,为什么在“不胜任工作”引发的争议中还是败诉 ?<br/>\n5.为什么企业根据绩效结果支付员工绩效奖金,最终被认定非法克扣工 资?<br/>\n6.法律上如何证明劳动者“不能胜任工作”?<br/>\n7.对绩效考核不合格的员工,如何合法辞退?<br/>\n8.绩效正态分布往往强制划分5%的员工为不合格者,是否合法?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题二:劳动报酬、薪酬 福利<br/>\n            </b><br/>\n1.工资总额包括哪些工资明细?<br/>\n2.新进员工薪资管理问题及处理技巧;<br/>\n3.调整工作岗位后,可以调整薪资标准吗?<br/>\n4.如何通过薪酬调整处理员工失职、违纪等问题?<br/>\n5.值班算不算加班?<br/>\n6.加班加点工资支付常见误区?<br/>\n7.用人单位如何设计工资构成以降低加班费成本?<br/>\n8.未经用人单位安排,劳动者自行加班的,是否需支付加班工资?<br/>\n9.劳动者主张入职以来的加班费,如何应对?<br/>\n10.劳动者在工作日\\法定节假日加班,能否安排补休而不予支付加班费 ?<br/>\n11.病假、年休假、婚假、产假、丧假等的享受条件及工资待遇标准?<br/>\n12.离职员工往往回头追讨年终奖,有可能得到支持,如何规避该风险?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题三:违纪违规问题员<br/>\n            工处理 </b><br/>\n1.劳动者往往拒绝签收处分、解雇通知书,如何应对?<br/>\n<br/>\n2.问题员工往往拒绝提交《检讨书》或否认违纪违规事实,企业该如何<br/>\n            收集证据?<br/>\n3.对于违纪员工,应该在什么时间内处理?<br/>\n4.怎样理解“严重违反用人单位的规章制度”?<br/>\n5.如何在《惩罚条例》中描述“一般违纪”、“较重违纪”及“严重违 纪”?<br/>\n6.怎样理解“严重失职,营私舞弊,给用人单位造成重大损害”?<br/>\n7.如何界定“重大损害”,“重大损害”是否必须体现为造成直接的经 济损失?<br/>\n8.如何追究“严重失职、严重违纪违规”者的法律责任?<br/>\n9.能否直接规定“禁止兼职,否则视为严重违纪违规”?<br/>\n10.直线部门经理擅自口头辞退员工,仲裁机构往往认定企业非法解雇,<br/>\n            企业该如何做,才避免案件败诉?<br/>\n11.劳动者不辞而别、无故旷工,却主张被企业口头解雇,往往得到仲裁<br/>\n            机构的支持,企业该如何做,才避免案件败诉?<br/>\n12.“录音录象”证据,仲裁与法院是否采信;企业内部OA系统上的资料<br/>\n            能否作为证据使用;电子邮件、短信能否作为证据使用?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题四:经济补偿<br/>\n            </b><br/>\n1.用人单位需向劳动者支付经济补偿的情形有哪些?<br/>\n2.什么情况下用人单位需支付两倍的经济补偿?<br/>\n3.劳动者可否同时向用人单位主张经济补偿和赔偿金?<br/>\n4.经济补偿计算的基数及标准如何确定?<br/>\n5.经济补偿年限最高不超过十二年的适用范围?<br/>\n6.如何计算《劳动合同法》生效前后的经济补偿年限?<br/>\n7.如何理解“六个月以上不满一年的,按一年计算;不满六个月的,向<br/>\n            劳动者支付半个月工资的经济补偿”?<br/>\n8.劳动合同法环境下“50%额外经济补偿金”是否继续适用?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题五:规章制度、员工 手册<br/>\n            </b><br/>\n1.企业人力资源管理体系中哪些内容跟劳动法有必然联系?<br/>\n<br/>\n2.人力资源、劳动用工管理制度应该包括哪些必备内容?<br/>\n<br/>\n3.制定规章制度的程序要求给用人单位带来哪些风险,如何应对?<br/>\n<br/>\n4.非国有用人单位如何组建“职工代表大会”?<br/>\n5.无纸化、网络化办公下的公示,存在哪些风险?<br/>\n6.如何公示或告知,更符合仲裁或诉讼的举证要求?<br/>\n7.规章制度能否规定对员工进行经济处罚?<br/>\n8.规章制度违反法律法规,劳动者可以被迫解除并索取经济补偿,如何 防范?<br/>\n&nbsp;<br/>\n<b> 专题六:工伤保险条例<br/>\n            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PSP and more anytime anywhere.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557982&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper is an up to date DVD audio extractor and ripper which provides a fast method to rip DVD audio to MP3. WAV. AAC. AC3. OGG. RA. WMA or SUN AU format. Easily and fast with excellent quality.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557982&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper is an up-to-date DVD to MP3 audio ripper and DVD audio extractor which provides a simple. fast method to rip audio from DVD. convert DVD to MP3. WAV. WMA. AAC. AC3. OGG. RA formats.Using DVD Audio Ripper. users are allowed to rip DVD audio tracks to all popular audio formats with ease and super fast speed. No more multiple programs. no more complex progress. The DVD audio extractor is an ideal solution of ripping music DVD movies and convert DVD to MP3. Listen to favorite movies and concert DVD with your portable audio player from now on!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557983&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite is a versatile iPhone converter software pack including DVD to iPhone Converter and iPhone Video Converter. With high quality and speed to convert DVD and video to iPhone video and music. you can enjoy any videos and DVD on iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557983&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Manage all your iPhone files. music. video. contacts and other files with Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite. Included in the Suite are Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Covnerter and Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter.Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter – Rips DVD so you can play them on your iPhone (MP4/MPEG-4 videos and MP3. M4A and WAV audio format respectively).Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter – converts any video format (AVI. MPEG. WMV. H.264/AVC. DivX. MOV. MKV. 3GP. RM and VOB) to iPhone-format video (MP4/MPEG-4 and MOV) and audio (MP3. WAV.M4A. AAC and AIFF). This software can also transform CDs to iPhone supported audio files.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557984&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac is a discount pack including two powerful iPhone conversion software for Mac users: DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and iPhone Video Converter for Mac. which can help you transfer any DVD movies and videos to iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557984&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac brings two essential iPhone tools together for Mac and iPhone lovers in a single package: Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter for Mac. With the help of Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. you can rip DVD to iPhone MPEG-4 video with different resolutions and rip DVD to audios like M4A. WAV and MP3. Having Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter for Mac. you can convert AVI to iPhone. 3GP to iPhone. MPEG. MOV. WMV. MP4 and M4V videos to iPhone MPEG-4 videos and audios like MP3. M4A and WAV. The Mac iPhone video converter can act as an iPhone audio converter to convert MP3. MP2. WMA. AAC and AC3 audios to iPhone music. This multifunctional DVD to iPhone suite for Mac has the capacity to convert DVD and videos to iPhone compatible formats. Just own the powerful Mac DVD to iPhone suite to enjoy your DVDs/videos on your iPhone anywhere and anytime.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557985&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPod Mate is a discount pack consisting of three professional iPod rip and converting tools specially for iPod users: iPod Rip. DVD to iPod Converter and iPod Video Converter to manage iPod content and convert DVD/video to iPod for colorizing your iPod.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557985&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">iPod Mate is a 3-in-1 applications pack made especially for your iPod. Included inside are: Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter. Xilisoft iPod Video Converter together with Xilisoft iPod Rip (iPod copy/backup software). Now you can manage. update. sync and put multimedia files into your iPod at a cheaper price!Want to backup or restore your iPod files to your computer? How about putting your favorite pictures. music and podcasts. too? Use Xilisoft iPod Rip to transfer files between your computer and iPod! How about transferring your favorite movies and videos so you can watch them on the go? Use Xilisoft iPod Video Converter to fit movies or audio with big files into your iPod. while use Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for those DVD movies you would like to rip and put into your iPod!Download iPod Mate so you can start organizing. syncing multimedia files into your iPod!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557986&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Especially made for iPod fans on Mac. Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac can transfer files between iPod and Mac. and convert DVD and video to iPod files quickly and easily with iPod Rip for Mac. DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac included.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557986&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac is a collection of the most popular and premium software for your iPod. It contains iPod Rip for Mac (iPod management software). DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac. Simplify your iPod management with Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac!iPod Rip for Mac – transfer music and movies between your iPod and Mac; copy contents to and from your iPod to iTunes.DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac – convert DVD movies and videos to any format compatible with your iPod: MP4 (MPEG-4). MP3. AAC. M4A.Discover unlimited possibilities with your iPod once you download and install the Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac! It&#39;s a steal with the excellent programs and cheap price!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557987&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac - 1</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac assists you to capture pictures from DVD-Video andDVD folder. and output the captured DVD images as static picture in JPEG. PNG.GIF and BMP. or animation in GIF and Flash. or HTML page for reserving lovedframes of DVD movies.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557987&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Really love some pictures in DVD movies and wanna capture photos from DVD? Now you get Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac to help you. Owning great capabilities to capture photos from DVD-Video. the DVD image capture program for Mac can capture DVD image and output them as static pictures in JPEG. PNG. GIF. BMP. GIF and Flash animation. Outputting captured DVD pictures as HTML page is very convenient for viewing and sharing with friends.Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac gives you the freedom to capture DVD images in batches or capture DVD image singly via multiple DVD image capture methods. A unique picture list lets you preview captured DVD pictures prior to output. and a frame list is available for you to capture DVD image by frames much more accurately. Now. a brand-new DVD image capture software reaches to you to enrich your picture library for enjoyment.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557990&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite includes DVD to iPhone Converter. iPhone Video Converter. iPhone Ringtone Maker and iPhone Transfer. which can convert DVDs/videos to iPhone videos/music. create iPhone ringtone. and copy files between PC and iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557990&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite is a jam-packed multimedia suite for your iPhone! This pack contains: DVD to iPhone Converter. iPhone Video Converter. iPhone Ringtone Maker and iPhone Transfer.DVD to iPhone Converter and iPhone Video Converter will convert DVD movies and any video files to iPhone (MP4) videos or convert audio files into MP3. M4A or WAV formats. iPhone Ringtone Maker allows you to create ringtones out of your favorite music or even video files. and iPhone Transfer helps you transfer and backup iPhone files to your computer and vice versa. and transfer iPhone files to iTunes.With this iPhone applications suite. you can now rip DVDs to play with your iPhone. create iPhone ringtones and transfer files between iPhone and computer. It’s the ultimate multimedia pack for your iPhone!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557991&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac includes DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. iPhone Video Converter for Mac. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac and iPhone Transfer for Mac to convert DVDs/videos to iPhone video/music/ringtone. copy files between Mac and iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557991&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac will amaze iPhone fans greatly as it consists of four amazing Mac iPhone apps: DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. iPhone Video Converter for Mac. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac and iPhone Transfer for Mac.DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and iPhone Video Converter for Mac respectively can convert DVDs and any video files to iPhone MP4 videos or MP3/M4A/WAV music. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac is able to make iPhone ringtones from any video/music file on Mac. and iPhone Transfer for Mac helps you copy files from Mac to iPhone and back up iPhone files to Mac/iTunes.With this iPhone Mac apps pack. you can rip DVD to iPhone. convert video to iPhone. make iPhone ringtones and transfer files between iPhone and Mac. You will find that your iPhone becomes a real digital cinema in your palm.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557992&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator that can back up Blu-ray discs to your computer and copy Blu-ray movies to common DVDs. And it allows you to add watermark/effects and trim/crop/split video.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557992&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite is a 2-in-1 package designed to help you convert blu-ray (M2TS format) to HD and SD videos and create DVDs from these videos. Two of our most popular products are included: Xilisoft Blu Ray Ripper and Xilisoft DVD Creator.With Xilisoft Blu-Ray Ripper. you can rip blu-ray discs to High-Definition formats such as H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. HD WMV. MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video. and other popular video formats like AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV. Output these videos to play on your iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. PSP. Xbox. Zune. NDS. Wii. or mobile phones.Additionally. Xilisoft DVD Creator can convert AVI. MPEG. DivX. DV. VOB. or WMV for playback on any home DVD player. It also lets you burn DVD folders and ISO files.As a multifunctional Blu-ray ripper and DVD movie creator. Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite can rip Blu-ray discs. create DVDs. and also back-up your favorite videos to DVD discs.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557993&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator that can back up Blu-ray discs to your computer and copy Blu-ray movies to common DVDs. And it allows you to add watermark/effects and trim/crop/split video.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557993&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">As a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator. Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is specially designed for Blu-ray disc users to back up Blu-ray to DVD discs and copy Blu-ray discs to your computer with lightning speed and excellent image quality in High-Definition.With the Blu-ray to DVD converter. you can copy Blu-ray discs to DVDs for playback on DVD player without expensive Blu-ray players. Also. the Blu-ray copy software allows you to back up Blu-ray movies to HD videos. AVCHD videos. and popular common videos for watching your favorite Blu-ray movies on PC and multimedia devices like iPod. iPhone. Apple. PSP. PS3. Zune. iRiver.Besides. extracting audio and capturing images from Blu-ray movie are available as well. So many video formats are supported including HD videos (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video. HD WMV). and popular common videos (AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV).Moreover. various editing tools provided in the Blu-ray software help you customize your videos and DVDs by trimming/cropping/splitting video. adding watermark and artistic effects. adjusting output parameters. creating your own DVD menu. and so on.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557994&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter is an easy-to-use converting tool which can help you to rip Blu-ray movies(M2TS format) and convert to quality MKV.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557994&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter is an easy-to-use converting tool which can help you to rip Blu-ray movies(M2TS format) and convert to quality Matroska videos.Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in convertings. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.Far beyond a converter. Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter also empowers you to capture Blu-ray movie screen shots and save to images. clip movie segments according to preference. split videos and merge segments together. crop movie frame. apply artistic effects. adjust various parameters to get customized MKV videos.Improves the decoding competence of software to better code Blu-ray discs and source video files(including multilingual audio track and subtitles in multiple formats). Using this converter. you can enjoy loved Blu-ray movies on various multi-media players with ease!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557995&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter allows you to convert DVD to 3GP. 3GPP2. WAV. XviD. MPEG1/2/4. RM video and rip DVD to MP3. M4A. RA. AAC audio in the easiest and fastest way for transferring DVD movies to 3GP mobile phone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557995&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Ever stuck somewhere that you wish you could watch movies or videos on your mobile phone? With Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter. you can rip and convert DVD to 3GP format that is supported by most mobile phone brands like Nokia. Sony Ericsson. Motorola. Blackberry. and Samsung. as well as convert DVD to other formats such as AVI. MP4. MPEG-4. WAV. MP3. AAC and M4A. You can also enjoy your converted videos in popular multimedia devices like iPod. iPhone or PSP.An option such as several output formats from one source file is available. as well as splitting video into several and customizing file size. You can even set video size. bit rate and frame rate.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557997&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter helps you create your family cinema by converting DVD movies to Apple TV video MP4. MPEG-4. and Apple TV audio MP3. AAC. WAV and put DVD on Apple TV with super fast speed and perfect quality.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557997&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Turn your Apple TV into a real DVD movie library without spending a single cent! With Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter. you can enjoy favorite DVD movies on widescreen TV! The software converts DVD to MP4 and MPEG-4 format to play with your Apple TV. and even rips audios from DVD like MP3. AAC and M4A. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Options like custom file size. subtitle. audio and angle. split file and trim DVD are available for your personal video and audio editing choices. In addition. Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV converts files in lightning speed so that you’ll be able to watch your videos in no time!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557998&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter is a perfect and easy to use DVD ripping tool which helps you rip and convert DVD to DivX video (AVI) format. rip DVD to DivX video by custom file size. and rip any segment of DVD movies.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557998&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">DivX Players such as Archos. iRiver PMP and Creative Zen Vision play videos in DivX or XviD format. with Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter. you can now play DVD movies in your DivX player! Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Options such as set target subtitle/audio. clip video segment. specify output size. and get DVD info are available for a more personal file output. Install the software now and start converting your DVDs so you can play them on DivX/XviD players!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557999&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter is the ideal tool to rip and convert DVD to iPad H.264. MP4 and MPEG-4 formats so you can watch them on your iPad. Xilisoft DVD to iPad converter can also rip DVD audio to MP3. AAC or M4A format.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557999&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter is specifically designed for Apple iPad users to watch DVD movies on your iPad&#39;s Multi-Touch screen. With this DVD to iPad converter. you can rip DVD to iPad H.264 (SD and HD). MP4. and MPEG-4 videos in different resolutions (1280*720. 720*480. 640*480). All conversions are optimized to offer you the best possible DVD movie experience on your iPad.Apart from converting DVD to iPad videos. Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter allows you to rip DVD audio to iPad MP3. AAC and M4A audios; customize conversion parameters. split files. convert a video segment. preview movies. select audio and subtitles. capture video images. and specify the output file size. Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology delivers a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Download Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for FREE now and experience DVD movies in high-resolution on your iPad.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558000&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter serves as a DVD to iPhone video and audio converter to rip DVD to iPhone video MPEG-4. and iPhone music MP3. WAV. M4A. which makes it easier to put DVD movies on iPhone with great quality and super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558000&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter transforms your DVD movie collection to fit into your iPhone. Convert DVD movies compatible with iPhone (MP4) and even rip audio from DVD into MP3. AAC. M4A format. Now. you can watch your digital favorites at your fingertips!Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology to deliver a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Customize your conversion such as split output file size. or rip a certain segment from DVD or audio. Convert within minutes so you can watch and listen to your favorite tracks on your iPhone on-the-go!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558001&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter is the powerful. easy to use DVD ripping software for iPod which helps you rip and convert DVD to iPod video MPEG-4/MP4 format and iPod audio formats including MP3. AAC and M4A.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558001&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">The essential DVD converter for your iPod! Use Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter to rip or convert DVDs into formats playable on your iPod such as MP4. MP3. AAC and M4A with superb sound and picture quality. You may also rip music from your favorite DVD movies to play on your iPod or even on your iPhone.Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology delivers a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Equipped with a wide array of profiles and functions. there&#39;s always a fitting solution to any type of DVD movie for play in your iPod. With a smart built-in Bitrate Calculator. you are able to know the output size before you even start converting with Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558002&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter helps you convert DVD to MP4. AVI. DivX video format that is playable on popular MP4 players such as Archos AV500. Archos AV700. Archos Gmini402. iRiver PMP-100. Creative Zen Vision. etc.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558002&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">You can now watch videos and movies on any multimedia device like PSP. PS3. iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. Archos. iRiver PMP and Creative Zen by converting them to MP4. DivX or WMV by using Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter. Besides converting videos. the professional DVD to MP4 converter also extracts audio or music (MP3. M4A and AAC) from DVD. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Further settings like specify output video size. subtitle selection. audio and angle settings are available to customize your file conversion. Download Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for free and give it a try!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558003&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper - 6</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper enables you to convert DVD to WMV files with different resolutions and settings in custom file size. thus you can watch DVD movies on HP. Dell. Toshiba and Garmin Pocket PC now.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558003&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper - 6 | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Turn your Pocket PC into a pocket movie theater right now! Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper enables you to convert DVD to Pocket PC WMV. and rip DVD audio to Pocket PC WMA and MP3 with great quality. Enjoy your favorite DVD movies on multiple devices. such as HP iPAQ. Dell Axim. Palm. Portable Media Center. Windows Mobile device. etc. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.The powerful DVD to Pocket PC ripper also provides multiple settings including selecting audio. subtitle and angle. checking disc info. and so on. It is so convenient to put your favorite movies in your Pocket PC and watch them on train. plane. or automobile anytime. Have a fun when you are on the go.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558004&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">For PSP and PS3 fans who love to watch DVD movies. Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter is the best way to transfer DVD movies to PSP and PS3 in the way of converting DVD to PSP video MPEG-4/MP4 and PSP audio format MP3 with amazing sound and image quality.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558004&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Take a break from playing games on your PSP or PS3 and watch movies with it instead. With Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter. you can now convert movies or videos into formats playable with your PSP or PS3. or even rip music from videos and movies and play them as MP3!Converted output videos are in PSP MP4. PSP H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. PS3 MPEG-4 or PS3 H.264/AVC High-Definition (HD) format with 1080P while audios are in MP3 or AAC format. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.You even have the option to clip just a segment of a movie/video and convert that chosen section. In addition. with Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter. you can choose your target subtitle and audio track. plus specify the output video size.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558005&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Helping you convert DVD movie to Apple TV MP4. MPEG-4. H.264/AVC video and M4A (AAC). MP3 audio. this wonderful Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software makes it pretty easy to put your favorite DVD movies on Apple TV and iPod touch.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558005&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Want to save your favorite DVD movies to Apple TV? Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac will do it for you. The professional Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software can rip and convert DVD to Apple TV videos including Apple TV H.264 and Apple TV MPEG-4. as well as convert DVD to Apple TV M4A and MP3 audios. The Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software also can be an iPod tool for ripping DVD movies to iPod video and iPod touch MPEG-4 video.With the excellent Mac DVD to Apple TV converter. you can easily clip and split file. choose subtitle and track to convert. and exactly define output file size. Share your favorite DVD movies with your family and friends from Apple TV by Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558006&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter is an easy-to-use and flexible DVD conversion tool which can convert DVD movie to WMV video file format and extract WMA audio format from DVD movie with great quality and fast converting speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558006&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter is the software to convert all your DVD movies and videos into WMV video or WMA audio. Excellent video and audio quality will be reserved even after numerous conversions. Now you can enjoy your favorite movies. videos and music on your digital player anytime anywhere.Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Additional features such as selecting subtitles. audio and angle options. picking a movie segment. or retrieving DVD info from online movie database are available. Now you can set your preferences before you convert your music and movies into WMV format with Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558007&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter - 6</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter helps you convert DVD to Zune video MP4/MPEG-4. WMV. H.264/AVC and rip DVD to Zune audio MP3. WMA. AAC. etc.. which makes it easy to put DVD on Zune with great quality and super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558007&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">With easy-to-use interface and fast conversion speed. Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter enables you to convert DVD to Zune popular video and audio formats. e.g. convert DVD to Zune MP4. WMV. MP3. AAC. M4A. for Zune player. Besides. you can set multiple parameters such as customizing output file size. splitting file by given size or time.Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Also. the simple operation and adjustable skins will make your whole DVD to Zune conversion easy and interesting. The DVD to Zune converter software brings you perfect video quality with so fast conversion speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558008&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac can extract DVD audio and rip DVD to MP3. WMA. WAV. M4A. AAC. AC3. MP2. OGG and SUN AU formats for different MP3 players and audio players like iPod touch. iPod shuffle. PSP.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558008&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Have you ever wanted to enjoy your favorite DVD movie music or classic dialog on your MP3 player anytime. anywhere? Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac is what you need to rip audio from DVD with high ripping speed and excellent sound quality for Mac users. The Mac DVD audio ripper can extract DVD audio and rip DVD to MP3. WMA. WAV. M4A. AAC. AC3. MP2. OGG and SUN AU formats for different MP3 players and audio players like iPod touch. iPod shuffle. PSP.As a professional Mac DVD audio ripper. it can also rip a certain audio segment from DVD movie and convert it to popular audio formats. In addition. Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac allows you to convert DVD in batches. customize the output settings and capture movie images. Free try Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac now and rip audio from DVD with just a few clicks.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558009&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac can convert DVD to MP4. AVI. MPEG-4. DivX.XviD video for playback on video iPod. PSP. cell phone and other MP4 players.Moreover. it can convert DVD to MP3. M4A (AAC) and other popular audio formatsas well.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558009&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Especially designed for Mac users. Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac provides the best way to rip DVD to MP4 format for iPod. iPhone. PSP. PS3. Archos. iRiver PMP. Creative Zen. and Apple TV. You can also extract audio from DVD movie and convert DVD to MP3. AAC or M4A format with this Mac DVD to MP4 converter.The DVD to MP4 Mac converter offers several optimized output formats for each device to best match your need and ease your choice. And if you only want to get a part from the DVD. you can trim it before conversion and output the exact segment. Free download Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac to have a wonderful experience on Mac DVD ripping now.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558010&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac is a smart DVD to iPhone converter for Mac users. which can easily rip and convert DVD to MP4/MPEG-4. MP3. M4A and such video/audio formats for playing on iPhone and iPod with super fast conversion speed.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558010&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Make perfect conversion of your DVD movies to iPhone on Mac. With Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. you can rip and convert your favorite DVD movies to iPhone video MP4 and audio MP3. M4A. and WAV formats. In other words. with this Mac DVD to iPhone converter. you can not only convert DVD to iPhone. iPod MPEG-4. but also to audio files like music and dialogue.Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac allows you to trim DVD movie. split file. and select DVD subtitle and audio track to convert your DVD movie with any available languages. Making your own videos and watching them on your iPhone as a portable DVD player.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558011&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac is expert in converting DVD to iPod video MP4 for all iPod types with different resolutions. Besides converting DVD to iPod video format. this DVD to iPod ripper can also convert DVD to iPod audio formats like M4A (AAC). MP3. etc.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558011&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Watch DVD movies on your iPod anywhere and anytime. Then you need Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac. The Mac DVD to iPod converter is designed to rip and convert DVD to iPod for Mac users. such as converting DVD to MP4/MPEG-4 video and audio formats like MP3 and M4A. All of these can be played on all kinds of iPods like iPod nano. iPod classic. and iPod touch. Compared with other Mac DVD to iPod converter. Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac has more specific settings you can modify. such as selecting subtitle and audio track. trimming and splitting DVD. and choosing the video and audio quality. Now transfer iPod video and audio converted by the Mac DVD to iPod converter into your iPod and just enjoy them.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558015&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter - 6\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter - 6</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter owns the ability to rip all the contents on your favorite DVD and convert them to video/audio formats supported in Nintendo DS: DPG/DPG2/DPG3/DPG4/MP3 and MP2.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558015&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Ever think of watching DVD movies on your Nintendo DS? Now with Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter. you can have your idea come true. Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter owns the ability to rip all the contents on your favorite DVDs and convert them to video/audio formats supported in Nintendo DS: DPG/DPG2/DPG3/DPG4/MP3 and MP2.Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter also offers more fun to customize the converted multi-media files: clip a video to extract segment. add audio and subtitles. set angels. adjust a series of effect parameters. such as video size. quality. bitrate. frame rate. channels. volumes and etc.So easy and convenient. Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter is your best choice to enjoy your DVD movies/music on Nintendo DS!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558016&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">The best multimedia toolkit. Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac. delivers the latest and completed solution for digital multimedia. including Video Converter Ultimate for Mac. DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac. Audio Converter Pro for Mac. DVD Copy for Mac and DVD Creator for Mac. Xilisoft&#39;s new multimedia bundle contains video/audio editing and converting. DVD burning and ripping. DVD playback and creative projects in one complete package.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558016&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Your all-in-one solution for everything multimedia! The best multimedia toolkit. Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac. delivers the latest and completed solution for digital multimedia. including Video Converter Ultimate for Mac. DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac. Audio Converter Pro for Mac. DVD Creator for Mac and DVD Copy for Mac. Xilisoft&#39;s new multimedia bundle contains video/audio editing and converting. DVD burning and ripping. DVD playback and creative projects in one complete package.Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac covers virtually all multimedia device formats! You can now enjoy DVD movies. videos and music on your PSP. PS3. iPod. iPad. iPhone. Apple TV. Zune. Archos. mobile phone or any MP4/MP3/DVD/CD players.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558017&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter - 7\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Convert Blu-ray movies and audio to iPad compatible video (H.264 HD. H.264. MPEG-4) and audio (AAC. M4A. MP3) files respectively. Allows high-speed Blu-ray to iPad conversion while preserving original HD quality.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558017&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter is just the tool you need to convert Blu-ray movies (M2TS) and soundtracks to iPad compatible video (H.264 HD. H.264. MPEG-4) and audio (AAC. M4A. MP3) files respectively. so you can enjoy them on your iPad wherever and whenever you fancy. Quick and easy-to-use. this Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter allows Blu-ray to iPad conversions at high-speed while preserving original HD quality.Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in convertings. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.In addition to Blu-Ray to iPad conversion. Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter also gives you the ability to capture Blu-ray movie images. clip movie segments. split and merge videos. crop movie images. attach picture/text watermarks. apply various artistic effects. set various conversion parameters. among other great features. Improves the decoding competence of software to better code Blu-ray discs and source video files(including multilingual audio track and subtitles in multiple formats). Using Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter. converting Blu-ray movies to iPad videos and making customized videos for your iPad has never been so easy!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558018&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Quality Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter provides you with the functions of ripping and converting DVDs to HD AVI common AVI in formats of HD-AVI. HD-DivX. HD-Xvid. AVI. DivX and Xvid.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558018&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Quality Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter provides you with the functions of ripping and converting DVDs to HD AVI and common AVI formats. It rips DVD to HD video formats like HD-AVI. HD-DivX and HD-Xvid and to common video formats like AVI. DivX and Xvid for playback on media players. It can also convert ISO/IFO files to AVI formats.Further functions such as split large file to several small ones. extract video segment from the source. output multiple format files from one single source are also available with Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter. Conversion speed is maximized by multi-thread. batch process and multi-core process features. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558019&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac is a top-rated DVD ripper capable of converting DVD to a large number of video/audio formats that can be played various digital players. which can output customized video by clipping. cropping. editing effect and adding watermark.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558019&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac is a top-rated DVD ripper capable of converting DVD to a large number of video/audio formats that can be played various digital players. which can output customized video by clipping. cropping. editing effect and adding watermark.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558020&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac is designed to help you rip DVD movies to diversiform video/audio files with high DVD ripping speed and excellent quality with a lot of parameter settings customizable to personalize your output.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558020&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac is designed to help you rip DVD movies to diversiform video/audio files with high DVD ripping speed and excellent quality with a lot of parameter settings customizable to personalize your output.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558021&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate is capable of ripping DVD to almost all video/audio formats for playing on various multimedia devices and extracting pictures from DVD movies in batches. Much more editing functions are offered to individualize your output file.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558021&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate is capable of ripping DVD to almost all video/audio formats for playing on various multimedia devices and extracting pictures from DVD movies in batches. Much more editing functions are offered to individualize your output file.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558022&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard helps you rip DVD to various video and audio formats like DivX. XviD. AVI. ASF. WMV. DVD-Video. DVD-VOB. Super VCD. Video CD. VOB MP2 PS. WMA. MP3. etc.. with many parameter settings and featured functions.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558022&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard helps you rip DVD to various video and audio formats like DivX. XviD. AVI. ASF. WMV. DVD-Video. DVD-VOB. Super VCD. Video CD. VOB MP2 PS. WMA. 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Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac is all-in-one DVD ripping software which can rip DVD to all popular video and audio formats for playing on various digital players with super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558023&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Including the features of Mac DVD video ripper and DVD audio ripper. Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac is all-in-one DVD ripping software which can rip DVD to all popular video and audio formats for playing on various digital players with super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558024&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum can rip DVD to various video and audio formats like MPEG-4. AVI. DivX. XviD. RM. FLV. SWF. MOV. 3GP. WMV. MP3. AAC. AC3. M4A. WAV. etc. that can be played on diverse multimedia players with featured functions like clip and merge.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558024&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum can rip DVD to various video and audio formats like MPEG-4. AVI. DivX. XviD. RM. FLV. SWF. MOV. 3GP. WMV. MP3. AAC. AC3. M4A. WAV. etc. that can be played on diverse multimedia players with featured functions like clip and merge.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558025&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac is designed for iPad fans to rip DVD movies to iPad H.264 HD. H.264. MP4 and MPEG4 videos in different resolutions (1280*720. 720*480. 640*480). as well as rip DVD audios to iPad music of MP3. AAC or M4A format on Mac.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558025&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Solving your problem of how to play DVD movies on your iPad. Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac can rip DVD movie to iPad H.264 HD. iPad H.264. MP4. and MPEG-4 videos in different resolutions (1280*720. 720*480. 640*480). as well as rip DVD audio to iPad music of MP3. AAC or M4A format. Multi-core CPU. multi-threading and multi-file conversion will greatly speed up and simplify the DVD to iPad conversions. Meanwhile. Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac gives you the options to extract any segment. split files. select soundtrack and subtitle. customize output file size and set a variety of output parameters. Have a FREE trial of Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac now and start to enjoy high-resolution DVD movies on your iPad!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558026&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter for Mac - 6\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter for Mac - 6</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI for Mac is a practical and convenient program which empowers users to rip their favorite DVD movies to High Definition AVI videos for enjoyment anywhere on mobile multimedia players.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558026&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI for Mac is a practical and convenient program which empowers users to rip DVD movies to High Definition AVI videos for enjoyment anywhere on mobile multimedia players. Truly simple to operate even for the newbie. insert the DVD disc. load and check any chapter you want to rip and convert. select output profile(High Defection AVI or standard AVI) and hit to start ripping!This easy-to-operate Mac DVD to AVI converter software can also help you convert ISO files or IFO image files to AVI videos with great quality. It is your call to customize the output video quality by adjusting Video Size. Video Quality. Audio Quality and etc. You are also enabled to split the output video into smaller parts to fit your digital players. Now. with Xilisoft DVD to AVI for Mac. bring your favorite DVD movies along with your and enjoy anytime!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558027&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express - 2\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express - 2</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express is a Blu-ray creator and DVD creator that can burn camcorder videos and popular videos to Blu-ray discs (BDMV. BD-R. BD-RE. BD-25. BD-50) and AVCHD on discs (D5. D9) for playback on BD player and PS3. Besides. the software is equipped with powerful editing tools.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558027&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express converts and burns various Blu-ray video discs and AVCHD DVDs with several resolutions to choose from. and even create BDMV ISO and AVCHD ISO from your videos.Moreover. the Blu-ray creator allows you to burn your shot videos from HD camcorders or DVs onto Blu-ray discs. So take your Panasonic. Sony. Hitachi. Canon or JVC camcorders on the way. capture high-definition memories. and record them onto Blu-ray discs to enjoy your movies on HDTV with your family.Virtually all popular video formats are supported such as AVI. MP4. MKV. DV. MPEG. QuickTime Video (MOV. QT). Real Video (RM. RMVB). WMV. DivX. XviD. H.264/AVC. ASF. DAT. FLV. VOB. and 3GP. especially HD camcorder videos (M2TS. MTS. TS). iPhone 4 videos (MOV).Engineered with advanced Blu-ray technology. this powerful Blu-ray Creator can burn videos to Blu-ray discs (BD-R. BD-RE. BD-25. BD-50) and AVCHD DVDs (DVD-5. DVD-9). Additional features include attaching subtitle and watermarks. adding audio tracks and artistic effects. trimming videos and cropping video frames.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558028&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy 2\">Xilisoft DVD Copy 2</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy 2 is a stable and fast DVD copy and clone software. it gives you the power to make backup copies as ISO image file or DVD folder to computer. Clone DVD movies in perfect 1:1 ratio from one disc to another is available.This notable DVD copy software endows you with customized features like copy DVD movies in any region code. copy DVD movies in Full Disc mode. Main Movie mode or Customized mode. create/skip DVD menus. make a choice from different subtitles and audio track of different languages. Backup your precious DVD files/movies into the most personalized disc or files without any damage or loss.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558028&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Copy | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy 2 is a stable and fast DVD copy and clone software. it gives you the power to make backup copies as ISO image file or DVD folder to computer. Clone DVD movies in perfect 1:1 ratio from one disc to another is available.This notable DVD copy software endows you with customized features like copy DVD movies in any region code. copy DVD movies in Full Disc mode. Main Movie mode or Customized mode. create/skip DVD menus. make a choice from different subtitles and audio track of different languages. Backup your precious DVD files/movies into the most personalized disc or files without any damage or loss.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558029&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac - 2\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac - 2</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac is best solution which enables you to make a DVD disc from one and another in 1:1 ratio. backup DVD movies into DVD folders or ISO files. and burn quality DVD discs from DVD folders or ISO files preserved in your Mac.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558029&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac is an ideal DVD copy and back up program which can duplicate your DVD movies to another blank disc and backup DVD movies as ISO file or DVD folder to your Mac in just a few simple clicks. Copy DVD movies in 1:1 ratio. copy the full disc. main movie or the titiles you like. burn quality DVD discs from DVD folder or ISO file. select different subtitles. audio tracks and angles and many other features to make you output personalized DVD discs or files. This Mac DVD-copy software can clone DVDs on Mac OS while maintaining the same audio and video quality with the original files</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558030&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper - 7\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper - 7</a></span></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu Ray Ripper can rip Blu-ray discs and convert Blu-ray M2TS videos to HD videos and popular videos. It can also extract Blu-ray DVD audio and capture image from Blu-ray movie. Help you trim/crop/merge/split video. add watermark and effects.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558030&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Wanna rip Blu-ray videos so you can share them or make a duplicate copy for your video collection? With Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper. now you can convert standard Blu-ray videos (M2TS format) and 3D Blu-ray videos (SSIF) to High-Definition formats or even 3D (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. HD WMV. MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video) with excellent and unmatchable ripping-converting speed while preserving HD quality. Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in converting. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.Apart from converting to HD format. it can also convert to popular common-format videos. such as AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV. Most multimedia players like iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. PSP. Xbox. Zune. NDS. Wii. or mobile phones support and play these types of videos.Preview Blu-ray movies. clip the movie. crop movie screen. adjust video properties. or add watermark are some of the features that come with Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558031&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac is designed to rip Blu-ray discs/ M2TS videos and convert to the most popular videos like AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4 formats and even High Definition videos in format of H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. HD WMV and etc.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558031&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Wanna watch Blu-ray movies without any Blu-ray player? Now, with the help of Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac. you can easily experience the Blu-ray quality visual feast on your Mac. iPhone. iPad. iPod and even PSP! Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac is designed to rip Blu-ray discs/ M2TS and 3D Blu-ray disc/SSIF videos and convert to the most popular videos like AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4 formats and even High Definition videos in format of H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. HD WMV and etc. Conversion from 3D Blu-ray videos to other formats of 3D videos can also be supported.Multiple editing features are at hand to create more customized output files: spilt videos into smaller parts to fit the capacity of your device. clip segments to retain interested scenarios. crop movie frames to remove unwanted border. apply watermarks to declare the ownership. attach multilingual audio tracks or subtitles to the output videos and etc for you to explore. Designed exclusively for Mac users. Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac delivers superior video quality and optimal system performance. featuring full frame rate video with no frame drops-all in amazing clarity and detail.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4610928&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Download YouTube Video - 5\">Xilisoft Download YouTube Video - 5</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Love YouTube videos? Now you can download and keep these videos in your own personal collection. Xilisoft Download YouTube Video is a FREE, high speed, and easy-to-handle YouTube video downloader software. Free YouTube downloader software to download YouTube videos. Download YouTube HD videos (even 1080p HD and 4k videos) and YouTube 3D videos. Convert YouTube videos to MP3, AVI, MPEG, MP4, 3GP, H.264, MKV, etc. Convert all kinds of local video files in different formats to other videos formats. Convert YouTube videos for viewing on iPhone/iPad/ iPod, Apple TV, Galaxy, HTC One, Moto X, Nexus, Kindle, Surface, Lumia and other devices.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4610928&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Download YouTube Video | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Download YouTube Video | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Love YouTube videos? Now you can download and keep these videos in your own personal collection. Xilisoft Download YouTube Video is a FREE, high speed, and easy-to-handle YouTube video downloader software. Free YouTube downloader software to download YouTube videos. Download YouTube HD videos (even 1080p HD and 4k videos) and YouTube 3D videos. Convert YouTube videos to MP3, AVI, MPEG, MP4, 3GP, H.264, MKV, etc. Convert all kinds of local video files in different formats to other videos formats. Convert YouTube videos for viewing on iPhone/iPad/ iPod, Apple TV, Galaxy, HTC One, Moto X, Nexus, Kindle, Surface, Lumia and other devices.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4619386&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate - 7\">Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Convert DVD to 160+ video/audio formats to play on various mobile phones and tablets. Clip/merge/split video, add subtitle, watermark, effects, etc. Convert Home DVD to more than 160 video and audio formats. 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The pack contains: Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter and Xilisoft PSP Video Converter. Convert any video format to play with your PSP or PS3 and even rip music CDs to PSP audio files. Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter can rip DVD to PSP format such as MP4. H.264/MPEG-4 AVC and rip audios from DVD in MP3 and M4A formats. while Xilisoft PSP Video Converter can convert popular video files like AVI. MPEG. WMV. MKV. FLV. DivX. H.264/AVC. MOV. RM and 3GP to MPEG-4. PSP/PS3 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video. same with ripping audio from videos and converting to MP3. WMA. 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It includes two useful applications: Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter and Xilisoft 3GP Video Converter.The powerful DVD to 3GP Converter software enables you to rip and convert DVD to optimized video formats like 3GP. 3GPP2. 3G2. MPEG-1/2. MPEG-4. XviD. RM. etc.. as well as convert DVD to MP3. WAV. M4A. RA. AAC audio formats.Also. Xilisoft 3GP Video Converter can help you convert popular video and audio formats such as MOV. RM. AVI. MPEG. WMV. MPEG. and APE. to 3GP. 3GPP. 3G2. MPEG-4. RM. XviD. MP3. WAV. RA. AAC. M4A and more. Support CD decoding as well.Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Suite is actually an indispensable tool for any popular 3GP mobile phone. Once owning it. you can watch loved DVD and videos on your mobile phone as a portable DVD player in the subway or school bus.</span></li>\r\n</ul>\r\n<ul>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557980&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Subtitle Ripper - 1</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Subtitle Ripper can effectively extract subtitles from DVD-Video and DVD folder. and output the subtitles as IDX+SUB. PDF. JPG and other image formats. 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Besides extracting subtitles from DVD-Video. this DVD subtitle extractor/maker tool can also extract subtitles from VOB and SUB+IDX files.Developed to bring you an easy and high-efficient way to rip DVD subtitle. this DVD subtitle extractor allows you to output multilingual subtitles file to facilitate your language learning greatly. retrieve DVD information from the Internet. separate DVD subtitles into several parts. and so on. For movie fans like you. 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XviD video formats. as well as extract audio like MP3. M4A from DVD movie with high conversion speed.Meanwhile. Xilisoft MP4 Converter gives you the ability of converting popular video formats such as AVI. MPEG. DivX. MOV. RM. WMV. 3GP. VOB. H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. DV. XviD. H.264/PSP AVC to optimized MP4 format for playback on Archos AV500. Archos AV700. Archos Gmini402. iRiver PMP-100. Creative Zen Vision. etc.One powerful Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Suite can serve almost all your portable digital devices! Free trial right now and fully enjoy your favorite DVD movie and videos with iPod. iPhone. 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This software can also transform CDs to iPhone supported audio files.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557984&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac is a discount pack including two powerful iPhone conversion software for Mac users: DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and iPhone Video Converter for Mac. which can help you transfer any DVD movies and videos to iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557984&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Suite for Mac brings two essential iPhone tools together for Mac and iPhone lovers in a single package: Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter for Mac. With the help of Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. you can rip DVD to iPhone MPEG-4 video with different resolutions and rip DVD to audios like M4A. WAV and MP3. Having Xilisoft iPhone Video Converter for Mac. you can convert AVI to iPhone. 3GP to iPhone. MPEG. MOV. WMV. MP4 and M4V videos to iPhone MPEG-4 videos and audios like MP3. M4A and WAV. The Mac iPhone video converter can act as an iPhone audio converter to convert MP3. MP2. WMA. AAC and AC3 audios to iPhone music. This multifunctional DVD to iPhone suite for Mac has the capacity to convert DVD and videos to iPhone compatible formats. Just own the powerful Mac DVD to iPhone suite to enjoy your DVDs/videos on your iPhone anywhere and anytime.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557985&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPod Mate is a discount pack consisting of three professional iPod rip and converting tools specially for iPod users: iPod Rip. DVD to iPod Converter and iPod Video Converter to manage iPod content and convert DVD/video to iPod for colorizing your iPod.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557985&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">iPod Mate is a 3-in-1 applications pack made especially for your iPod. Included inside are: Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter. Xilisoft iPod Video Converter together with Xilisoft iPod Rip (iPod copy/backup software). Now you can manage. update. sync and put multimedia files into your iPod at a cheaper price!Want to backup or restore your iPod files to your computer? How about putting your favorite pictures. music and podcasts. too? Use Xilisoft iPod Rip to transfer files between your computer and iPod! How about transferring your favorite movies and videos so you can watch them on the go? Use Xilisoft iPod Video Converter to fit movies or audio with big files into your iPod. while use Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for those DVD movies you would like to rip and put into your iPod!Download iPod Mate so you can start organizing. syncing multimedia files into your iPod!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557986&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Especially made for iPod fans on Mac. Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac can transfer files between iPod and Mac. and convert DVD and video to iPod files quickly and easily with iPod Rip for Mac. DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac included.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557986&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac is a collection of the most popular and premium software for your iPod. It contains iPod Rip for Mac (iPod management software). DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac. Simplify your iPod management with Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac!iPod Rip for Mac – transfer music and movies between your iPod and Mac; copy contents to and from your iPod to iTunes.DVD to iPod Converter for Mac and iPod Video Converter for Mac – convert DVD movies and videos to any format compatible with your iPod: MP4 (MPEG-4). MP3. AAC. M4A.Discover unlimited possibilities with your iPod once you download and install the Xilisoft iPod Mate for Mac! It&#39;s a steal with the excellent programs and cheap price!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557987&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac - 1</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac assists you to capture pictures from DVD-Video andDVD folder. and output the captured DVD images as static picture in JPEG. PNG.GIF and BMP. or animation in GIF and Flash. or HTML page for reserving lovedframes of DVD movies.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557987&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Really love some pictures in DVD movies and wanna capture photos from DVD? Now you get Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac to help you. Owning great capabilities to capture photos from DVD-Video. the DVD image capture program for Mac can capture DVD image and output them as static pictures in JPEG. PNG. GIF. BMP. GIF and Flash animation. Outputting captured DVD pictures as HTML page is very convenient for viewing and sharing with friends.Xilisoft DVD Snapshot for Mac gives you the freedom to capture DVD images in batches or capture DVD image singly via multiple DVD image capture methods. A unique picture list lets you preview captured DVD pictures prior to output. and a frame list is available for you to capture DVD image by frames much more accurately. Now. a brand-new DVD image capture software reaches to you to enrich your picture library for enjoyment.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557990&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite includes DVD to iPhone Converter. iPhone Video Converter. iPhone Ringtone Maker and iPhone Transfer. which can convert DVDs/videos to iPhone videos/music. create iPhone ringtone. and copy files between PC and iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557990&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite is a jam-packed multimedia suite for your iPhone! This pack contains: DVD to iPhone Converter. iPhone Video Converter. iPhone Ringtone Maker and iPhone Transfer.DVD to iPhone Converter and iPhone Video Converter will convert DVD movies and any video files to iPhone (MP4) videos or convert audio files into MP3. M4A or WAV formats. iPhone Ringtone Maker allows you to create ringtones out of your favorite music or even video files. and iPhone Transfer helps you transfer and backup iPhone files to your computer and vice versa. and transfer iPhone files to iTunes.With this iPhone applications suite. you can now rip DVDs to play with your iPhone. create iPhone ringtones and transfer files between iPhone and computer. It’s the ultimate multimedia pack for your iPhone!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557991&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac includes DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. iPhone Video Converter for Mac. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac and iPhone Transfer for Mac to convert DVDs/videos to iPhone video/music/ringtone. copy files between Mac and iPhone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557991&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft iPhone Software Suite for Mac will amaze iPhone fans greatly as it consists of four amazing Mac iPhone apps: DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. iPhone Video Converter for Mac. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac and iPhone Transfer for Mac.DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac and iPhone Video Converter for Mac respectively can convert DVDs and any video files to iPhone MP4 videos or MP3/M4A/WAV music. iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac is able to make iPhone ringtones from any video/music file on Mac. and iPhone Transfer for Mac helps you copy files from Mac to iPhone and back up iPhone files to Mac/iTunes.With this iPhone Mac apps pack. you can rip DVD to iPhone. convert video to iPhone. make iPhone ringtones and transfer files between iPhone and Mac. You will find that your iPhone becomes a real digital cinema in your palm.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557992&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator that can back up Blu-ray discs to your computer and copy Blu-ray movies to common DVDs. And it allows you to add watermark/effects and trim/crop/split video.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557992&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite is a 2-in-1 package designed to help you convert blu-ray (M2TS format) to HD and SD videos and create DVDs from these videos. Two of our most popular products are included: Xilisoft Blu Ray Ripper and Xilisoft DVD Creator.With Xilisoft Blu-Ray Ripper. you can rip blu-ray discs to High-Definition formats such as H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. HD WMV. MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video. and other popular video formats like AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV. Output these videos to play on your iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. PSP. Xbox. Zune. NDS. Wii. or mobile phones.Additionally. Xilisoft DVD Creator can convert AVI. MPEG. DivX. DV. VOB. or WMV for playback on any home DVD player. It also lets you burn DVD folders and ISO files.As a multifunctional Blu-ray ripper and DVD movie creator. Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Suite can rip Blu-ray discs. create DVDs. and also back-up your favorite videos to DVD discs.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557993&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator that can back up Blu-ray discs to your computer and copy Blu-ray movies to common DVDs. And it allows you to add watermark/effects and trim/crop/split video.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557993&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">As a Blu-ray DVD copier and Blu-ray to DVD creator. Xilisoft Blu-ray to DVD Converter is specially designed for Blu-ray disc users to back up Blu-ray to DVD discs and copy Blu-ray discs to your computer with lightning speed and excellent image quality in High-Definition.With the Blu-ray to DVD converter. you can copy Blu-ray discs to DVDs for playback on DVD player without expensive Blu-ray players. Also. the Blu-ray copy software allows you to back up Blu-ray movies to HD videos. AVCHD videos. and popular common videos for watching your favorite Blu-ray movies on PC and multimedia devices like iPod. iPhone. Apple. PSP. PS3. Zune. iRiver.Besides. extracting audio and capturing images from Blu-ray movie are available as well. So many video formats are supported including HD videos (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. Apple TV h.264 720P. MPEG-2/MPEG-4 TS HD Video. HD WMV). and popular common videos (AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV).Moreover. various editing tools provided in the Blu-ray software help you customize your videos and DVDs by trimming/cropping/splitting video. adding watermark and artistic effects. adjusting output parameters. creating your own DVD menu. and so on.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557994&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter is an easy-to-use converting tool which can help you to rip Blu-ray movies(M2TS format) and convert to quality MKV.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557994&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter is an easy-to-use converting tool which can help you to rip Blu-ray movies(M2TS format) and convert to quality Matroska videos.Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in convertings. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.Far beyond a converter. Xilisoft Blu-ray to MKV Converter also empowers you to capture Blu-ray movie screen shots and save to images. clip movie segments according to preference. split videos and merge segments together. crop movie frame. apply artistic effects. adjust various parameters to get customized MKV videos.Improves the decoding competence of software to better code Blu-ray discs and source video files(including multilingual audio track and subtitles in multiple formats). Using this converter. you can enjoy loved Blu-ray movies on various multi-media players with ease!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557995&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter allows you to convert DVD to 3GP. 3GPP2. WAV. XviD. MPEG1/2/4. RM video and rip DVD to MP3. M4A. RA. AAC audio in the easiest and fastest way for transferring DVD movies to 3GP mobile phone.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557995&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Ever stuck somewhere that you wish you could watch movies or videos on your mobile phone? With Xilisoft DVD to 3GP Converter. you can rip and convert DVD to 3GP format that is supported by most mobile phone brands like Nokia. Sony Ericsson. Motorola. Blackberry. and Samsung. as well as convert DVD to other formats such as AVI. MP4. MPEG-4. WAV. MP3. AAC and M4A. You can also enjoy your converted videos in popular multimedia devices like iPod. iPhone or PSP.An option such as several output formats from one source file is available. as well as splitting video into several and customizing file size. You can even set video size. bit rate and frame rate.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557997&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter helps you create your family cinema by converting DVD movies to Apple TV video MP4. MPEG-4. and Apple TV audio MP3. AAC. WAV and put DVD on Apple TV with super fast speed and perfect quality.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557997&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Turn your Apple TV into a real DVD movie library without spending a single cent! With Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter. you can enjoy favorite DVD movies on widescreen TV! The software converts DVD to MP4 and MPEG-4 format to play with your Apple TV. and even rips audios from DVD like MP3. AAC and M4A. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Options like custom file size. subtitle. audio and angle. split file and trim DVD are available for your personal video and audio editing choices. In addition. Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV converts files in lightning speed so that you’ll be able to watch your videos in no time!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557998&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter is a perfect and easy to use DVD ripping tool which helps you rip and convert DVD to DivX video (AVI) format. rip DVD to DivX video by custom file size. and rip any segment of DVD movies.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557998&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">DivX Players such as Archos. iRiver PMP and Creative Zen Vision play videos in DivX or XviD format. with Xilisoft DVD to DivX Converter. you can now play DVD movies in your DivX player! Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Options such as set target subtitle/audio. clip video segment. specify output size. and get DVD info are available for a more personal file output. Install the software now and start converting your DVDs so you can play them on DivX/XviD players!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4557999&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter is the ideal tool to rip and convert DVD to iPad H.264. MP4 and MPEG-4 formats so you can watch them on your iPad. Xilisoft DVD to iPad converter can also rip DVD audio to MP3. AAC or M4A format.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4557999&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter is specifically designed for Apple iPad users to watch DVD movies on your iPad&#39;s Multi-Touch screen. With this DVD to iPad converter. you can rip DVD to iPad H.264 (SD and HD). MP4. and MPEG-4 videos in different resolutions (1280*720. 720*480. 640*480). All conversions are optimized to offer you the best possible DVD movie experience on your iPad.Apart from converting DVD to iPad videos. Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter allows you to rip DVD audio to iPad MP3. AAC and M4A audios; customize conversion parameters. split files. convert a video segment. preview movies. select audio and subtitles. capture video images. and specify the output file size. Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology delivers a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Download Xilisoft DVD to iPad Converter for FREE now and experience DVD movies in high-resolution on your iPad.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558000&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter serves as a DVD to iPhone video and audio converter to rip DVD to iPhone video MPEG-4. and iPhone music MP3. WAV. M4A. which makes it easier to put DVD movies on iPhone with great quality and super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558000&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter transforms your DVD movie collection to fit into your iPhone. Convert DVD movies compatible with iPhone (MP4) and even rip audio from DVD into MP3. AAC. M4A format. Now. you can watch your digital favorites at your fingertips!Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology to deliver a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Customize your conversion such as split output file size. or rip a certain segment from DVD or audio. Convert within minutes so you can watch and listen to your favorite tracks on your iPhone on-the-go!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558001&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter is the powerful. easy to use DVD ripping software for iPod which helps you rip and convert DVD to iPod video MPEG-4/MP4 format and iPod audio formats including MP3. AAC and M4A.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558001&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">The essential DVD converter for your iPod! Use Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter to rip or convert DVDs into formats playable on your iPod such as MP4. MP3. AAC and M4A with superb sound and picture quality. You may also rip music from your favorite DVD movies to play on your iPod or even on your iPhone.Support for NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP technology delivers a 5X faster performance in processing and leverages the power of the GPU to the maximum and produces faster result.Equipped with a wide array of profiles and functions. there&#39;s always a fitting solution to any type of DVD movie for play in your iPod. With a smart built-in Bitrate Calculator. you are able to know the output size before you even start converting with Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558002&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter helps you convert DVD to MP4. AVI. DivX video format that is playable on popular MP4 players such as Archos AV500. Archos AV700. Archos Gmini402. iRiver PMP-100. Creative Zen Vision. etc.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558002&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">You can now watch videos and movies on any multimedia device like PSP. PS3. iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. Archos. iRiver PMP and Creative Zen by converting them to MP4. DivX or WMV by using Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter. Besides converting videos. the professional DVD to MP4 converter also extracts audio or music (MP3. M4A and AAC) from DVD. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Further settings like specify output video size. subtitle selection. audio and angle settings are available to customize your file conversion. Download Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for free and give it a try!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558003&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper - 6</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper enables you to convert DVD to WMV files with different resolutions and settings in custom file size. thus you can watch DVD movies on HP. Dell. Toshiba and Garmin Pocket PC now.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558003&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper - 6 | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Turn your Pocket PC into a pocket movie theater right now! Xilisoft DVD to Pocket PC Ripper enables you to convert DVD to Pocket PC WMV. and rip DVD audio to Pocket PC WMA and MP3 with great quality. Enjoy your favorite DVD movies on multiple devices. such as HP iPAQ. Dell Axim. Palm. Portable Media Center. Windows Mobile device. etc. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.The powerful DVD to Pocket PC ripper also provides multiple settings including selecting audio. subtitle and angle. checking disc info. and so on. It is so convenient to put your favorite movies in your Pocket PC and watch them on train. plane. or automobile anytime. Have a fun when you are on the go.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558004&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">For PSP and PS3 fans who love to watch DVD movies. Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter is the best way to transfer DVD movies to PSP and PS3 in the way of converting DVD to PSP video MPEG-4/MP4 and PSP audio format MP3 with amazing sound and image quality.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558004&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Take a break from playing games on your PSP or PS3 and watch movies with it instead. With Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter. you can now convert movies or videos into formats playable with your PSP or PS3. or even rip music from videos and movies and play them as MP3!Converted output videos are in PSP MP4. PSP H.264/MPEG-4 AVC. PS3 MPEG-4 or PS3 H.264/AVC High-Definition (HD) format with 1080P while audios are in MP3 or AAC format. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.You even have the option to clip just a segment of a movie/video and convert that chosen section. In addition. with Xilisoft DVD to PSP Converter. you can choose your target subtitle and audio track. plus specify the output video size.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558005&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Helping you convert DVD movie to Apple TV MP4. MPEG-4. H.264/AVC video and M4A (AAC). MP3 audio. this wonderful Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software makes it pretty easy to put your favorite DVD movies on Apple TV and iPod touch.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558005&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Want to save your favorite DVD movies to Apple TV? Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac will do it for you. The professional Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software can rip and convert DVD to Apple TV videos including Apple TV H.264 and Apple TV MPEG-4. as well as convert DVD to Apple TV M4A and MP3 audios. The Mac DVD to Apple TV converter software also can be an iPod tool for ripping DVD movies to iPod video and iPod touch MPEG-4 video.With the excellent Mac DVD to Apple TV converter. you can easily clip and split file. choose subtitle and track to convert. and exactly define output file size. Share your favorite DVD movies with your family and friends from Apple TV by Xilisoft DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558006&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter is an easy-to-use and flexible DVD conversion tool which can convert DVD movie to WMV video file format and extract WMA audio format from DVD movie with great quality and fast converting speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558006&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter is the software to convert all your DVD movies and videos into WMV video or WMA audio. Excellent video and audio quality will be reserved even after numerous conversions. Now you can enjoy your favorite movies. videos and music on your digital player anytime anywhere.Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; ATI Stream technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Additional features such as selecting subtitles. audio and angle options. picking a movie segment. or retrieving DVD info from online movie database are available. Now you can set your preferences before you convert your music and movies into WMV format with Xilisoft DVD to WMV Converter!</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558007&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter - 6</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter helps you convert DVD to Zune video MP4/MPEG-4. WMV. H.264/AVC and rip DVD to Zune audio MP3. WMA. AAC. etc.. which makes it easy to put DVD on Zune with great quality and super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558007&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">With easy-to-use interface and fast conversion speed. Xilisoft DVD to Zune Converter enables you to convert DVD to Zune popular video and audio formats. e.g. convert DVD to Zune MP4. WMV. MP3. AAC. M4A. for Zune player. Besides. you can set multiple parameters such as customizing output file size. splitting file by given size or time.Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.Also. the simple operation and adjustable skins will make your whole DVD to Zune conversion easy and interesting. The DVD to Zune converter software brings you perfect video quality with so fast conversion speed.</span></li>\r\n<li><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558008&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac - 7</a></span><br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac can extract DVD audio and rip DVD to MP3. WMA. WAV. M4A. AAC. AC3. MP2. OGG and SUN AU formats for different MP3 players and audio players like iPod touch. iPod shuffle. PSP.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558008&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Have you ever wanted to enjoy your favorite DVD movie music or classic dialog on your MP3 player anytime. anywhere? Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac is what you need to rip audio from DVD with high ripping speed and excellent sound quality for Mac users. The Mac DVD audio ripper can extract DVD audio and rip DVD to MP3. WMA. WAV. M4A. AAC. AC3. MP2. OGG and SUN AU formats for different MP3 players and audio players like iPod touch. iPod shuffle. PSP.As a professional Mac DVD audio ripper. it can also rip a certain audio segment from DVD movie and convert it to popular audio formats. In addition. Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac allows you to convert DVD in batches. customize the output settings and capture movie images. Free try Xilisoft DVD Audio Ripper for Mac now and rip audio from DVD with just a few clicks.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558009&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac can convert DVD to MP4. AVI. MPEG-4. DivX.XviD video for playback on video iPod. PSP. cell phone and other MP4 players.Moreover. it can convert DVD to MP3. M4A (AAC) and other popular audio formatsas well.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558009&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Especially designed for Mac users. Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac provides the best way to rip DVD to MP4 format for iPod. iPhone. PSP. PS3. Archos. iRiver PMP. Creative Zen. and Apple TV. You can also extract audio from DVD movie and convert DVD to MP3. AAC or M4A format with this Mac DVD to MP4 converter.The DVD to MP4 Mac converter offers several optimized output formats for each device to best match your need and ease your choice. And if you only want to get a part from the DVD. you can trim it before conversion and output the exact segment. Free download Xilisoft DVD to MP4 Converter for Mac to have a wonderful experience on Mac DVD ripping now.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558010&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac is a smart DVD to iPhone converter for Mac users. which can easily rip and convert DVD to MP4/MPEG-4. MP3. M4A and such video/audio formats for playing on iPhone and iPod with super fast conversion speed.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558010&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Make perfect conversion of your DVD movies to iPhone on Mac. With Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac. you can rip and convert your favorite DVD movies to iPhone video MP4 and audio MP3. M4A. and WAV formats. In other words. with this Mac DVD to iPhone converter. you can not only convert DVD to iPhone. iPod MPEG-4. but also to audio files like music and dialogue.Xilisoft DVD to iPhone Converter for Mac allows you to trim DVD movie. split file. and select DVD subtitle and audio track to convert your DVD movie with any available languages. Making your own videos and watching them on your iPhone as a portable DVD player.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558011&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac is expert in converting DVD to iPod video MP4 for all iPod types with different resolutions. Besides converting DVD to iPod video format. this DVD to iPod ripper can also convert DVD to iPod audio formats like M4A (AAC). MP3. etc.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558011&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Watch DVD movies on your iPod anywhere and anytime. Then you need Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac. The Mac DVD to iPod converter is designed to rip and convert DVD to iPod for Mac users. such as converting DVD to MP4/MPEG-4 video and audio formats like MP3 and M4A. All of these can be played on all kinds of iPods like iPod nano. iPod classic. and iPod touch. Compared with other Mac DVD to iPod converter. Xilisoft DVD to iPod Converter for Mac has more specific settings you can modify. such as selecting subtitle and audio track. trimming and splitting DVD. and choosing the video and audio quality. Now transfer iPod video and audio converted by the Mac DVD to iPod converter into your iPod and just enjoy them.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558015&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter - 6\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter - 6</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter owns the ability to rip all the contents on your favorite DVD and convert them to video/audio formats supported in Nintendo DS: DPG/DPG2/DPG3/DPG4/MP3 and MP2.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558015&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Ever think of watching DVD movies on your Nintendo DS? Now with Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter. you can have your idea come true. Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter owns the ability to rip all the contents on your favorite DVDs and convert them to video/audio formats supported in Nintendo DS: DPG/DPG2/DPG3/DPG4/MP3 and MP2.Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter also offers more fun to customize the converted multi-media files: clip a video to extract segment. add audio and subtitles. set angels. adjust a series of effect parameters. such as video size. quality. bitrate. frame rate. channels. volumes and etc.So easy and convenient. Xilisoft DVD to DPG Converter is your best choice to enjoy your DVD movies/music on Nintendo DS!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558016&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">The best multimedia toolkit. Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac. delivers the latest and completed solution for digital multimedia. including Video Converter Ultimate for Mac. DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac. Audio Converter Pro for Mac. DVD Copy for Mac and DVD Creator for Mac. Xilisoft&#39;s new multimedia bundle contains video/audio editing and converting. DVD burning and ripping. 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DVD playback and creative projects in one complete package.Xilisoft Media Toolkit Ultimate for Mac covers virtually all multimedia device formats! You can now enjoy DVD movies. videos and music on your PSP. PS3. iPod. iPad. iPhone. Apple TV. Zune. Archos. mobile phone or any MP4/MP3/DVD/CD players.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558017&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter - 7\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Convert Blu-ray movies and audio to iPad compatible video (H.264 HD. H.264. MPEG-4) and audio (AAC. M4A. MP3) files respectively. Allows high-speed Blu-ray to iPad conversion while preserving original HD quality.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558017&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft Blu-ray to iPad Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter is just the tool you need to convert Blu-ray movies (M2TS) and soundtracks to iPad compatible video (H.264 HD. H.264. MPEG-4) and audio (AAC. M4A. MP3) files respectively. so you can enjoy them on your iPad wherever and whenever you fancy. Quick and easy-to-use. this Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter allows Blu-ray to iPad conversions at high-speed while preserving original HD quality.Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in convertings. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.In addition to Blu-Ray to iPad conversion. Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter also gives you the ability to capture Blu-ray movie images. clip movie segments. split and merge videos. crop movie images. attach picture/text watermarks. apply various artistic effects. set various conversion parameters. among other great features. Improves the decoding competence of software to better code Blu-ray discs and source video files(including multilingual audio track and subtitles in multiple formats). Using Xilisoft Blu-Ray to iPad Converter. converting Blu-ray movies to iPad videos and making customized videos for your iPad has never been so easy!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558018&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter - 7\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Quality Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter provides you with the functions of ripping and converting DVDs to HD AVI common AVI in formats of HD-AVI. HD-DivX. HD-Xvid. AVI. DivX and Xvid.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558018&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Quality Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter provides you with the functions of ripping and converting DVDs to HD AVI and common AVI formats. It rips DVD to HD video formats like HD-AVI. HD-DivX and HD-Xvid and to common video formats like AVI. DivX and Xvid for playback on media players. It can also convert ISO/IFO files to AVI formats.Further functions such as split large file to several small ones. extract video segment from the source. output multiple format files from one single source are also available with Xilisoft DVD to AVI Converter. Conversion speed is maximized by multi-thread. batch process and multi-core process features. Support for NVIDIA CUDA &amp; AMD APP technology which can deliver huge gains when ripping DVDs and up to 5X faster performance in processing.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558019&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac is a top-rated DVD ripper capable of converting DVD to a large number of video/audio formats that can be played various digital players. which can output customized video by clipping. cropping. editing effect and adding watermark.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558019&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate for Mac is a top-rated DVD ripper capable of converting DVD to a large number of video/audio formats that can be played various digital players. which can output customized video by clipping. cropping. editing effect and adding watermark.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558020&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac is designed to help you rip DVD movies to diversiform video/audio files with high DVD ripping speed and excellent quality with a lot of parameter settings customizable to personalize your output.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558020&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard for Mac is designed to help you rip DVD movies to diversiform video/audio files with high DVD ripping speed and excellent quality with a lot of parameter settings customizable to personalize your output.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558021&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate is capable of ripping DVD to almost all video/audio formats for playing on various multimedia devices and extracting pictures from DVD movies in batches. Much more editing functions are offered to individualize your output file.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558021&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Ultimate is capable of ripping DVD to almost all video/audio formats for playing on various multimedia devices and extracting pictures from DVD movies in batches. Much more editing functions are offered to individualize your output file.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558022&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard - 7\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard - 7</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Standard helps you rip DVD to various video and audio formats like DivX. XviD. AVI. ASF. WMV. DVD-Video. DVD-VOB. Super VCD. Video CD. VOB MP2 PS. WMA. 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Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac is all-in-one DVD ripping software which can rip DVD to all popular video and audio formats for playing on various digital players with super fast speed.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558023&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Ripper Platinum for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Including the features of Mac DVD video ripper and DVD audio ripper. 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Now. with Xilisoft DVD to AVI for Mac. bring your favorite DVD movies along with your and enjoy anytime!</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558027&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express - 2\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express - 2</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Creator Express is a Blu-ray creator and DVD creator that can burn camcorder videos and popular videos to Blu-ray discs (BDMV. BD-R. BD-RE. BD-25. BD-50) and AVCHD on discs (D5. D9) for playback on BD player and PS3. 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Canon or JVC camcorders on the way. capture high-definition memories. and record them onto Blu-ray discs to enjoy your movies on HDTV with your family.Virtually all popular video formats are supported such as AVI. MP4. MKV. DV. MPEG. QuickTime Video (MOV. QT). Real Video (RM. RMVB). WMV. DivX. XviD. H.264/AVC. ASF. DAT. FLV. VOB. and 3GP. especially HD camcorder videos (M2TS. MTS. TS). iPhone 4 videos (MOV).Engineered with advanced Blu-ray technology. this powerful Blu-ray Creator can burn videos to Blu-ray discs (BD-R. BD-RE. BD-25. BD-50) and AVCHD DVDs (DVD-5. DVD-9). 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Backup your precious DVD files/movies into the most personalized disc or files without any damage or loss.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558029&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac - 2\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac - 2</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac is best solution which enables you to make a DVD disc from one and another in 1:1 ratio. backup DVD movies into DVD folders or ISO files. and burn quality DVD discs from DVD folders or ISO files preserved in your Mac.</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><strong><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/product.php?PRODS=4558029&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac | Xilisoft Corporation</a></span></strong></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft DVD Copy for Mac is an ideal DVD copy and back up program which can duplicate your DVD movies to another blank disc and backup DVD movies as ISO file or DVD folder to your Mac in just a few simple clicks. Copy DVD movies in 1:1 ratio. copy the full disc. main movie or the titiles you like. burn quality DVD discs from DVD folder or ISO file. select different subtitles. audio tracks and angles and many other features to make you output personalized DVD discs or files. This Mac DVD-copy software can clone DVDs on Mac OS while maintaining the same audio and video quality with the original files</span></li>\r\n<li>\r\n<h1><span class=\"content\"><a href=\"https://secure.avangate.com/order/checkout.php?PRODS=4558030&amp;QTY=1&amp;AFFILIATE=2690&amp;CART=1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\" title=\"Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper - 7\">Xilisoft Blu-ray Ripper - 7</a></span></h1>\r\n<br /><span class=\"description\">Xilisoft Blu Ray Ripper can rip Blu-ray discs and convert Blu-ray M2TS videos to HD videos and popular videos. It can also extract Blu-ray DVD audio and capture image from Blu-ray movie. 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Newly introduced NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP graphic acceleration technology which can double the converting speed and bring a faster experience in converting. The adoption of multi-threading decoding technology can make full use of the processing competence of multi-core CPU and promote the converting speed as well.Apart from converting to HD format. it can also convert to popular common-format videos. such as AVI. MPEG. WMV. DivX. MP4. H.264/AVC. RM. MOV. XviD. 3GP. and FLV. Most multimedia players like iPod. iPhone. Apple TV. PSP. Xbox. Zune. NDS. 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