Once you have a collection of music and videos files on your Mac's hard drive, Rivet for iPad is a free app that can be used to make these media files available on your iPad.
Used in conjunction with the Mac version of Rivet, movies and music can be streamed to your iPad so they can be enjoyed anywhere in the home.
The fact that files can be streamed means that they are instantly available for playback without the need to synchronise or copy the files onto your iPad. With support for a range of formats including .avi, .wmv and h.264, most eventualities have been catered for.
With incredibly simple setup and a range of sharing options available, Rivet for iPad enables you to use your digital music and video collection wherever you want.
A great way to enjoy movies and music on your iPad without the need for iTunes synchronisation.