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Kodi 15 is now available for download

Kodi 15 is now available for download
Kodi is the “replacement” of the popular XBMC media center. Announced in August 2014, the team responsible for the project released today the version 15. This version is available for Windows, Linux, OSX and Android. After some alpha and beta versions, the final version finally came. According to the official site of the project, there are severel new features in this new version of which are: A new window to select chapters Through the new window you can “visually” search and select chapters from MKVs files. Adaptive Seeking (aka Skip Steps) With this function, the user can, more accurately, position the video at any given time. Audio and subtitles list For contents...
July 22, 2015 | 72 Views | Media Center, Software

XBMC 13 Gotham: Beta1 is available

XBMC 13 Gotham: Beta1 is available
A year after the release of Frodo, the XBMC team has just announced the launch of the first beta version of XBMC 13 by the code name of Gotham. A version that includes many new features but also marks the end of support for Windows XP. At the novelty , Gotham improves the fluidity on less powerful platforms like the Raspberry Pi and Android devices. On this same point, the big news comes mainly from the hardware acceleration support on Android smartphones and tablets (4.0 Jelly Bean and higher) with an ARM or x86 processor . To conclude on this point, the management of gestures is also in the agenda, it will now also be possible to browse your uPnP library from your smartphone / tablet and...
March 12, 2014 | 600 Views | Media Center, Software

Raspbmc: new update and upcoming features

Raspbmc: new update and upcoming features
Just a few days before the arrival of summer, the Raspberry Pi’s XBMC distribution is back with a new update where the changelog mentions quite a few fixes and a few new features. The main changes to note in this new version is the support of Stealth Nighthawk F117A, an HDMI dongle on XBMC, adding new skins, the ability to use two simultaneous audio outputs (HDMI and analog), or compatibility with Raspberry Pi camera  add-on for taking pictures at regular intervals. There is also good news like improved performance and stability for high bitrate HD video playback . The developers also took the opportunity to announce a future update in next July, with the addition of a Raspbmc Cloud...
June 20, 2013 | 570 Views | Media Center, Software

MediaPortal 1.4: the pre-release version available for download

MediaPortal 1.4: the pre-release version available for download
Just a few months after the release of MediaPortal 1.3, the MP team forges ahead by providing the MediaPortal 1.4 Pre-release version. On this new version, developers have focused their efforts on optimization, but also on the elimination of bugs, like the problem of image resizing when connecting a PC to a TV or an amplifier via HDMI. From the optimizations size, a faster software boot is noted,...
June 6, 2013 | 444 Views | Media Center, Software

XBMC 12.1 is now available

XBMC 12.1 is now available
XBMC has the 12.1 version available to their users. The main winners of this update are the Mac and iOS users, almost 50% of these developments are related to Apple devices. These are the main changes: XBMC now supports using OSX’s default output device for audio as well as hardware decoding with Intel GPUs in OSX XBMC no longer hogs audio for Linux and on resume audio will continue to work in...
March 21, 2013 | 380 Views | Media Center, Software

MediaPortal 1.3 final version has arrived

MediaPortal 1.3 final version has arrived
After a few short months of waiting between the Beta and RC, the MediaPortal Media Center software is now available in its 1.3.0 final version, and changes in this new version are more consistent as we had previously been able to glimpse. The Media Portal 1.3 now has a new Titan skin specially adapted to 1080p Full HD at 16/9. For 720p at 16/9 displays, default skins will be most suitable. We also...
March 17, 2013 | 349 Views | Media Center, Software

XBMC 12 Frodo: final version available

XBMC 12 Frodo: final version available
Frodo, the version 12 of the XBMC media center is available in its final version with, among others, HD audio support and DVR functionality. In version 12, the media player can display a live TV stream and has digital recording features. This means that it will be possible for example to pause a live broadcast and enable time shifting via a caching mechanism. Also a translation system provided by...
February 1, 2013 | 246 Views | Media Center, Software

MediaPortal 1.3 Beta Released: NEW Features Overview

MediaPortal 1.3 Beta Released: NEW Features Overview
MediaPortal 1.3 Beta Features Overview! Enjoy the new “Titan” skin! Timestamps below! 01:48 – Moving Pictures plugin – http://forum.team-mediaportal.com 05:32 – My Music 07:08 – My TV 09:40 – Most settings now inside MP(previously external) 14:21 – Online Videos by www.team-mediaportal.com
December 18, 2012 | 267 Views | Media Center, Software
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