Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board
January 17, 2019 – 12:11 | Comments Off on Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board
Emby Server 4.0 adds live TV guide data, boosts performance across the board

Anyone who’s got a load of digital media lying about needs a media server, and while the obvious solution is to install Kodi or Plex, you might be missing a trick.

Although it’s still overshadowed …

Kodi 17.0 “Krypton” unveils major facelift alongside suite-wide improvements
February 6, 2017 – 07:45 | Comments Off on Kodi 17.0 “Krypton” unveils major facelift alongside suite-wide improvements
Kodi 17.0 “Krypton” unveils major facelift alongside suite-wide improvements

The XBMC Foundation has unveiled Kodi 17.0. Codenamed “Krypton”, the new release is available on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and (jailbroken) iOS devices.
The new release unveils new default skins for both regular and touch devices. …

Kodi 15.2 unveils bug fixes and improvements across desktop and mobile
October 20, 2015 – 06:50 | Comments Off on Kodi 15.2 unveils bug fixes and improvements across desktop and mobile
Kodi 15.2 unveils bug fixes and improvements across desktop and mobile

The XBMC Foundation has unveiled Kodi 15.2, a maintenance update of its open-source, cross-platform media center. This is the second release since version 15 debuted back in July.
The major focus of the new release is …

TVersity Media Server 3.0 released, sports new user interface, adds support for Chromecast and Roku
July 16, 2014 – 08:06 | Comments Off on TVersity Media Server 3.0 released, sports new user interface, adds support for Chromecast and Roku
TVersity Media Server 3.0 released, sports new user interface, adds support for Chromecast and Roku

It’s all change for media server TVersity with a new major release. The old Basic version has been retired and in its place comes TVersity Media Server Free 3.0, which offers identical functionality to the …

Media Browser offers a great media streaming solution for shared households
July 1, 2014 – 14:41 | Comments Off on Media Browser offers a great media streaming solution for shared households
Media Browser offers a great media streaming solution for shared households

In recent years there has been a lot of love shown for Plex, the slick and frankly brilliant media sharing solution that encompasses just about any platform. But it’s not the only media server in …

OpenELEC 4.0 released, offers simple XBMC 13 install for standalone devices
May 6, 2014 – 14:48 | Comments Off on OpenELEC 4.0 released, offers simple XBMC 13 install for standalone devices
OpenELEC 4.0 released, offers simple XBMC 13 install for standalone devices

Those looking to build a low-cost, lightweight media server will be pleased to see that OpenELEC 4.0.0 (32-bit) and OpenELEC 4.0.0 (64-bit) have been released.
OpenELEC provides a complete Linux-based distribution based around XBMC that takes …

XBMC 13.0 FINAL released, adds stereoscopic 3D support, Android hardware decoding
May 5, 2014 – 08:16 | Comments Off on XBMC 13.0 FINAL released, adds stereoscopic 3D support, Android hardware decoding
XBMC 13.0 FINAL released, adds stereoscopic 3D support, Android hardware decoding

After a relatively short two-month period in beta, Team XBMC has released XBMC 13.0 FINAL. Codenamed “Gotham”, XBMC 13 is packed full of new features and improvements across all platforms.
The open-source cross-platform media powerhouse gains …

XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices
March 5, 2014 – 06:41 | Comments Off on XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices
XBMC 13.0 Beta 1 released, adds limited 3D support, hardware decoding to Android devices

Team XBMC has unveiled the first public beta of XBMC 13.0, its open-source, cross-platform media server and center. Version 13.0, codenamed “Gotham”, ships after more than a year of development, and is packed full of …

Build a dedicated – and fast-booting – XBMC media center PC with OpenElec 3.0.0
March 28, 2013 – 13:16 | Comments Off on Build a dedicated – and fast-booting – XBMC media center PC with OpenElec 3.0.0
Build a dedicated – and fast-booting – XBMC media center PC with OpenElec 3.0.0

Got a lot of media stored digitally? Want access from a range of devices, including your computer, mobile and smart TV? One of the best tools for the job is the wonderful – and open-source …

XBMC 12.1 launches with focus on improving audio support, AirPlay reliability
March 19, 2013 – 12:32 | Comments Off on XBMC 12.1 launches with focus on improving audio support, AirPlay reliability
XBMC 12.1 launches with focus on improving audio support, AirPlay reliability

Team XBMC has released XBMC 12.1 FINAL, a major maintenance update for its open-source, cross-platform media server/center. Version 12.1 includes AirPlay optimisations, iOS 6 support on the AppleTV 2 and enables the full iPhone 5 …

Media server Serviio 1.0 finally exits beta, introduces Pro and Free versions
July 26, 2012 – 11:10 | Comments Off on Media server Serviio 1.0 finally exits beta, introduces Pro and Free versions
Media server Serviio 1.0 finally exits beta, introduces Pro and Free versions

London-based Petr Nejedly has released the first stable version of his DLNA media server app for Windows, Mac and Linux. Serviio 1.0 exits beta by introducing both free and Pro versions, with all functionality present during …