The Xbox One DVR is Dead, so What’s Next?

Jun 8, 2016 by

The Xbox One DVR doesn't seem long for this world. While we're greatly disappointed to report the news, there are other options worth considering.

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Lenovo’s Ideacentre 610s Packs a Projector with its New HTPC

Jan 4, 2016 by

Lenovo's new Ideacentre 610s includes a wireless projector with a great looking, and powerful, home theater PC. It could be the start of a great home theater.

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JRiver Looks to Kickstart Copy-Protected CableCARD Recordings

Dec 1, 2015 by

JRiver Media Center turns to Kickstarter to fund the development of an add-on that will bring full copy-protected CableCARD support to the home theater PC software.

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Roku 4 – A Dream But Not Reality

Nov 18, 2015 by

The specs on the new Roku 4 made me hope it would be a suitable replacement for my HTPC. But was it reality?

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My Media Center for iOS Fixed

Oct 7, 2015 by

Earlier we reported that My Media Center for iOS was broken with the release of iOS 9. A new version has been released that fixes those issues and brings a new design along with enhancements for newer devices.

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Despite Delays You Can Get the HDHomeRun DVR Early

Oct 1, 2015 by

The HDHomeRun DVR is behind schedule, but they are making the Early Access preview available to everyone. They've also got other good news, especially for Windows users, to announce.

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My Media Center for iOS Fix in the Works

Oct 1, 2015 by

The release of iOS 9 may have brought with it many new features, but it also broke My Media Center. Fortunately, Ceton is hard at work fixing it. If you're the adventurous type you can even help test it!

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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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You Can Now Install Windows Media Center on Windows 10, but You Should...

Sep 8, 2015 by

Some enterprising hackers have found a way to bring Windows Media Center to Windows 10. It's fraught with issues, not the least of which are legal, so you should you attempt this on your own computer?

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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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Sage TV Released as Open Source

Aug 11, 2015 by

After being shut down for over four years, Google has released the code for Sage TV. Will the community resurrect Windows Media Center's biggest competitor?

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Microsoft Breathes New Life into Media Center Guide

Jul 8, 2015 by

The Xbox One Guide and Windows Media Center Guide were previously sourced through different data providers. Microsoft is changing that for users in some markets, and that's a very good thing for Media Center fans. But note that some users may need to go through some configuration hurdles again.

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