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All of us at Real love video and all that it has to offer. With RealPlayer we’ve made it easy to download videos and do so much more. Here you’ll learn all about the latest product announcements and even find additional information on how to use RealPlayer. Whether you want to know how to burn a DVD, create a video or playlist, or how to make the most out of features such as Private Video Mode, these posts can help. You’ll also find out how to work with file formats like MKV and FLV.

Did we mention that we love video? Well, we do. We are constantly on the lookout for organizations doing great things with videos. That’s where our Video Visionary Awards come into play. Here you’ll find all of our Video Visionary Award recipients, a growing list of organizations and educators that use video in a unique way to spread the word about a worthy cause or to teach people about things as varied as science to enlightenment.

While there are tons of videos available these days many people don't always have the time to watch them all. That's no reason to miss out on all that great content. After all, not all videos need to be watched when you can easily convert video into MP3 files. For example, maybe you're interested in . . .

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Earlier this month we announced a new category in RealPlayer's Video Visionary Award series - Education. We're happy to announce the first recipient is John D. Boswell and the Symphony of Science series of videos. The award recognizes those who are using the power of video to create world-class educational content for the masses. The Symphony of Science is a musical . . .

Symphony of Science

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Video has the power to make us feel a bevy of emotions, but it can also teach us something. A video that is fun to watch and engaging makes it that much easier to learn new concepts and ideas. When we see those types of videos we can’t help but take notice. We are even . . .

RealPlayer Video Visionary Award - Education

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Earlier this month we announced the RealPlayer Video Visionary Award – Humanitarian. The award recognizes non-profit organizations that have used video in innovative and creative ways to help share their message. We’re pleased to announce our first recipient of the award is Mama Hope. The organization is dedicated to making sure resources are shared with . . .

Mama Hope...

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UPDATE: Installing the latest version of RealPlayer should fix this Firefox issue. We love hearing from users of our products. When features aren’t working the way you think they should, we want to help. That’s the idea behind Ask RealPlayer. We’re going to be providing answers to those questions straight from our product experts. Think . . .

Firefox RealPlayer Browser Record Plugin...

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It’s no secret that video can have powerful effects on us as humans. A good video like a good book can change a person’s perspective on a topic or move them to lend a helping hand. When we see those types of videos -- especially coming from non-profit organizations -- we can’t help but take . . .

RealPlayer Video Visionary Award - Humanitarian

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The overwhelming popularity and use of Flash (FLV) video online has created an entire cottage industry of software products devoted just to downloading Flash videos. Some of the Flash download products even refer to themselves as a “YouTube Downloader” because of the vast amount of Flash videos available on YouTube. In this post, we discuss . . .

how to save Flash video.

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Playing Matroska  (MKV) video files with the free RealPlayer wouldn’t ordinarily be possible. Why? RealPlayer does not have its own built-in support for MKV. However, there is a quick and reliable solution. We’ll explain how to play Matroska files perfectly with RealPlayer. WHY DO YOU NEED A MKV PLAYER? As a container format, MKV has . . .

playing Matroska files...

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