Don't-Miss Video software Stories
Apps that can both transcode video to different formats and tag files with useful metadata can be incredibly useful. And I've found none better than Jendrik Bertram's $20 iFlicks.
ScreenFlow remains a terrific (though occasionally quirky) video capture and editing application.
Animated GIFs are a currency of online humor, but they can also be useful. GIF Brewery makes it easy to create your own animated GIFs from your videos.
Once the domain of trained professionals, Amara tries to put the process of video transcription, subtitling and translation within reach of everyone.
Amazon Instant Video is a great option for those who like streaming older content or watching video they've purchased via Amazon.com. Unfortunately, it's restricted by Wi-Fi-only streaming, no AirPlay support, and no way to purchase content in-app.
Ted Talks features lectures on topics ranging from feminism to biology, from education to poverty, and from creativity to so much more.
WeVideo is a simple and solid Flash-based video editor that runs in your browser. With Dropbox and Google Drive support, it makes it easy to pull raw footage in and export edited video out.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, a slideshow is a great way to put pictures together to create a story. Aquafadas's PulpMotion aims to make this process simple, quick, and elegant.
Givit's video-editing capabilities make it easy to share somewhat polished video creations with friends and family.
Vyclone is a nice little collaborative video-making app for iPhone, but you have almost zero control over who you collaborate with, which makes it an interesting social experience.
Threadlife lets you create a collage of your life in three-second bursts of video to form an impressionistic thread of the events of your life.
Streamweaver is a nice way to add some collaborative style to moments you’re already sharing with friends.
Beamer lets you stream videos from almost any Mac to an Apple TV, even if your Mac doesn't support Mountain Lion's AirPlay mirroring feature, or if the video isn't supported by iTunes.