PodcatcherMatrix

Feature Comparison

General Featuresdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Version 2.0.0.3   6.0.4 1.3
Last Release   24.01.2006    
Author Erwin van Hunen,Cindy De Smet Joshua Kinberg apple  
URL www.dopplerradio.net fireant.tv www.apple.com www.newsfirerss.com
Free and Open Source No   No No
License   CCPL ?   lifetime license for one user
License Cost/ Fee 0   0 16,99€
Languages en en many en
Operating Systemdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Windows 98        
Windows XP Yes Yes Yes No
Mac OS X   Yes Yes Yes
Linux     No No
Windows Mobile Yes   No No
Palm OS        
Programming Language .NET 1.1      
Common Featuresdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Search local & web web local & web local & web
Notifications system tray popup      
OPML Import Yes   Yes Yes
OPML Export Yes Yes Yes Yes
Playlist Formats wml, itunes M3u, PLS M3U, PLS  
Organizedoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Expiring Channels        
Archive Old Feeds        
Feed Readingdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Integrated Browser Yes Yes   Yes
Plain Text No     Yes
Podcatchingdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Schedule Downloads Yes Yes Yes Yes
Resume Partial Downloads Yes Yes Yes Yes
Limit Download Size Yes Yes No  
ID3 Editing Yes   Yes No
Syncdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Sync to iTunes No Yes Yes Yes
Sync to PSP No Yes No No
Sync to Mediaplayer No Yes No  
Sync to iPod No Yes Yes  
Integrated burning to CD No      
Mediadoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
MP3 download download download & internal playing download
MPEG-4 download download download & internal playing download
Real download download    
Quicktime download download download & internal playing download
Windows Media download download download & internal playing  
DivX download download    
Xvid download download    
Content Protocolsdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
rss 2.0 Yes   Yes Yes
atom No Yes Yes Yes
Transport Protocolsdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
http Yes Yes Yes Yes
https Yes   Yes  
http auth Yes   Yes  
bittorrent No Yes No  
Proxy Server Yes   No  
feed:// No   No  
podcast:// No Yes Yes  
pcast:// No Yes Yes  
itpc:// No Yes Yes  
itms:// No Yes Yes  
Supportdoppler DetailsFireAnt Detailsitunes DetailsNewsFire Details
Support Forum Yes      
Mailinglists   Yes    
Last updated2007-04-102006-03-292006-03-292006-03-29

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