Our Development Services

Our company was founded in 1996, and started it's long relationship with video in 2003. Over the years we've provided technology and development services for a wide range of customers from industries such as broadcast television monitoring, broadcast radio monitoring, IPTV, digital signage, exercise equipment, retail applications sold with hardware etc.

We can work with you to help build custom solutions for your company, providing a wide range of services, from the architecture and design, through to the implementation and deployment. If you'd like to talk to us about your needs, please use the 'Contact Us' link at the bottom of the page.

Our company, PinStripe Limited, is a limited liability company registered in New Zealand. For our software development services we are trading as 'NextPVR Technologies', and 'DEVNZ.com'.

Our Software

In addition to our consulting and development services, we are also a developer of several popular applications, listed below. These apps are based on the feature rich NextTelevision SDK we have developed over the years.

NextPVR

NextPVR is a popular free personal video recorder application for Microsoft Windows, making it easy to watch or record live tv, and provides great features like season recordings, web scheduling, playing of music,video an image files, XBMC integration etc.

NextPVR's interface is presented as a "10 foot UI", designed to be driven by a remote control, from the couch across the room, providing a great home theatre experience.

NextPVR supports a wide range of digital tuners including DVB-S/S2, DVB-T/T2, DVB-C, SAT>IP, DMB-T, ATSC and QAM. NextPVR also supports specialist component/HDMI capture devices (like the Hauppauge HDPVR, HDPVR2 and Colossus), and Copy-Freely devices (like the Hauppauge DCR-2650 and HDHomeRun Prime). NextPVR supports all broadcast codec's including: MPEG-2 and H.264 video, and MPEG1 Layer II, AC3, E-AC3, AAC, HE-AAC audio

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Hauppauge Capture

Hauppauge Capture is video capture software developed for Hauppauge, for it's range of HD video capture devices, specifically the HDPVR, HDPVR2 and Colossus devices.

This application has a strong focus on video gaming capture, and provides features such as game recording, voice commentary mixing, basic video editing features, upload to youtube, streaming live via Twitch.tv/UStream/Youtube.

Hauppauge Capture

Capture4ME

Capture4ME is a lightweight application for capturing video. It allows you to easily view and capture video from digital TV tuners (ATSC, DVB, SAT>IP, etc), specialist component/HDMI capture devices (like Hauppauge HDPVR & HDPVR2), Copy-Freely devices (like Hauppauge DCR-2650), or from analog devices.

Capture4ME provides a straight forward way to view video source, record a video clip, trim that video clip, and optionally upload the clip to YouTube.

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GamerCap

Our GamerCap application is similiar to Capture4ME, but more focused on HDPVR/HDPVR2/Rocket/Colossus, and aimed specifically at gamers. GamerCap makes it easy to record game play with microphone commentary, optionally adding features like webcam overlay, graphics, text etc.

GamerCap makes it easy to record, and to upload to youtube, and has the ability to do live streaming of game play.

GamerCap

Cast4ME

Cast4ME is an easy-to-use IPTV server for Windows, allowing you to send TV signals from TV tuners connected to your PC, through the network to multiple client devices. Cast4ME runs on Windows XP or higher. Channels can be streamed over HTTP, DLNA, UDP, UDP Multicast or RTP.

Clients watching video streams can be on Windows, Linux, Android, iOS etc, or devices like Smart TVs or Blu-Ray players.

Cast4ME has advanced multiple-streams-per-digital-device capabilties, allowing it to be streaming multiple channel all while using only a single digital TV tuner. Making full use of this capability, countries like UK, Australia, New Zealand and many other European countries can setup a full IPTV system, rebroadcasting all your channels with only a small number of TV tuners.

Cast4ME

TSCapture

TS Capture is a basic (but very useful) utility for recording digital television broadcasts. This tool has become a popular transport stream capture tool for those in the TV industry. It enables you to capture a full broadcast transport stream containing multiple channels, or capture a single channel from within that broadcast.

TS Capture is compatible with all major digital televsion standards in use world-wide, including ATSC, QAM, DVB-T/T2, DVB-S/S2, DVB-C, SAT>IP and DMB-T. TS Capture will work with any device that has BDA drivers, and has been tested with a wide variety of devices from popular manufactures like Hauppauge, BlackGold, PCTV etc.

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TV2HLS

TV2HLS is an tool for streaming Live TV to the internet, using HTTP Live Streaming. HTTP Live Streaming (also known as HLS) is an HTTP-based media streaming protocol designed by Apple and now widely adopted for streaming Video on the Internet, with players for all major platforms, including PC, Tablets and Mobile devices.

TV2HLS supports a wide range of digital tuners including DVB-S/S2, DVB-T/T2, DVB-C, SAT>IP, DMB-T, ATSC and QAM. TV2HLS also supports specialist component/HDMI capture devices (like the Hauppauge HDPVR, HDPVR2 and Colossus/Colossus2), and Copy-Freely devices (like the Hauppauge DCR-2650 and HDHomeRun Prime).

TV2HLS also has advanced multiple-streams-per-digital-device capabilties, allowing it to be streaming multiple channel all while using only a single digital TV tuner. Making full use of this capability, countries like UK, Australia, New Zealand and many other European countries, you can be streaming all your channels with only a small number of TV tuners.

Cast4ME