Short and Long-Term Fixes for Netflix in Windows Media Center

Sep 28, 2015 by

Windows Media Center still isn't dead, but the official Netflix plugin for it is. A well-known developer has a short-term fix, and a long term solution to the problem.

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Sling TV Rolls Out Update For Xbox One

Sep 25, 2015 by

Sling TV, the internet-based TV service from Dish Network, has pushed out an update for its app on Xbox One, including an interface change. The company hopes to begin addressing some of the nagging issues that it has had since launch.

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Microsoft “Movies & TV” Syncs With Disney Movies Anywh...

Sep 8, 2015 by

If you're a fan of Disney movies, you can now take the magic anywhere, as the Disney Movies Anywhere service is now available on several new providers, including Microsoft's "Movies & TV" service (formerly Xbox Video).

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Mr. Robot Finale Delayed — Fix Your DVR

Aug 31, 2015 by

USA's hit new show, Mr. Robot, needed to postpone its finale by a week. The reasoning is understandable, but if you don't adjust your DVR you'll miss out!

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Cord Cutting 101: Consider A Change Of Heart

Aug 24, 2015 by

Cord cutting, as a term, may not have been the right way for me to think about my entertainment needs. The more apt term seems to be 'cost effective television.' Here let me explain to you why that is.

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Entertainment 2.0 #337: gamescom and More

Aug 6, 2015 by

Netflix has even more bad news for Windows Media Center users while Microsoft announces DVR functionality for the Xbox One. Microsoft shows great exclusive games at gamescon, and a new TiVo is coming.

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Entertainment 2.0 #336: Houston, You Have a Problem

Jul 30, 2015 by

Josh is back, and it's a good thing, because there's a lot going on! Remember that guide data update we discussed? Yeah, that didn't go so well for many. But hey…Windows 10 is here, so that's good, right? Unless you use Media Center.

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Groove Music Now Available on Sonos

Jul 29, 2015 by

Groove Music is now available on Sonos systems as a beta service, but you will need a Groove Music Pass to listen.

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Xbox Music to Add OneDrive Streaming to iOS and Android Apps

May 26, 2015 by

Microsoft took to their Windows Blog, to provide insight on how Windows 10 plans to play nice with all devices, including iOS and Android. Users of Xbox Music will find info on OneDrive streaming particularly interesting.

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Xbox Music 101 – A Service Overview

May 22, 2015 by

With a wide variety of music services available, Microsoft has its own entry with the Xbox Music service. Many aren't aware of some of its key features and benefits. Here's a high-level overview of what the service has to offer.

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Star Wars: The Digital Rights Muddle

Apr 12, 2015 by

Opinion: Disney has created a huge mess with the release of the Star Wars movies as digital titles. Buyer beware: thanks to incompatible digital licensing systems, you may not be getting what you expect, depending on where you purchase them.

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Save Big on Xbox Music for Pi Day

Mar 14, 2015 by

To celebrate National Pi Day, Microsoft is offering Xbox Music Pass for one of the best prices we've ever seen! Start or extend your subscription today!

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