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Asustor Adds Usenet Tools From App Central to NAS

SABnzbdplus, Sick Beard, CouchPotato, Headphones and Subsonic

This is a Press Release edited by StorageNewsletter.com on 2013.05.27
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ASUSTOR Inc., has
added Usenet download and media streaming tools to its App
Central library
.

These apps include SABnzbdplus, Sick Beard, CouchPotato,
Headphones, and Subsonic. All users are welcome to try out these apps
as they are available free of charge from the company's App Central.

It contains over 90 apps that users can install to add
functionality to their NAS devices. App categories include business,
project collaboration, website construction and digital home
entertainment.

"App Central is an excellent platform that allows our
users to add different types of functionality to their NAS devices.
We are very excited to be adding these new Apps to our expanding
lineup,
" said Steve
Huang, product manager, ASUSTOR. "Adding Usenet download and
media streaming functionality allows us to continue to meet the
differing demands of all our users.
"

The released apps are summarized as follows:

  • SABnzbdplus:
    A
    cross-platform binary newsreader. It makes downloading from Usenet
    simple and streamlined by automating the process. All you have to do
    is add an .nzb file and the app takes over from there, where it will
    be downloaded, verified, repaired, extracted and filed away with zero
    human interaction.
  • Sick
    Beard
    :
    A video recorder for newsgroup users. It watches
    for episodes of your favorite shows and when they are posted it
    downloads them, sorts and renames them, and optionally generates
    metadata for them.
  • CouchPotato:
    An
    automatic NZB and torrent downloader. You can create a 'want to
    watch' list and it will search through multiple NZBs and torrents
    sites, looking for the best possible match. Once a match is found it
    will send it to SABnzbd or download the file to a specified
    directory.
  • Headphones:
    A
    SABnzbd add-on that automates your music downloading. It allows you
    to import your favorite artists from iTunes, and keep an eye out for
    any new albums they might be releasing.
  • Subsonic:
    Free, web-based media streamer, providing access to the
    music on your NAS. You can use it to listen to your own music, share
    music with friends and even stream to multiple player simultaneously.
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