Windows Update Breaking PlayReady DRM

Dec 10, 2014 by

A recent Windows Update appears to be breaking the PlayReady DRM used by Media Center.

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Halloween Savings on Ceton Gear

Oct 31, 2014 by

Ceton has marked down their InfiniTV 6 and Echo Windows Media Center Extender to celebrate Halloween. It's one deal that won't scare you or your wallet!

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What’s In Your Media Center?

Sep 19, 2014 by

We often get requests about how our own contributors have their Windows Media Center HTPCs configured, so we thought we'd share some information about our own, respective specs.

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Help Bring Pandora to Home Theater PCs

Jul 3, 2014 by

One of the most beloved online music services, Pandora, has an excellent, web-based 10-foot interface—but it's not available to anyone but Xbox and PlayStation users. Let's rally to encourage Pandora to open this up for HTPC use by making it available to any Chrome user!

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Ceton Gear on Sale for Dads and Grads

Jun 12, 2014 by

Whether you're looking to add tuners to your Windows Media Center PC, or extend the Media Center experience to another television, Ceton has products on sale to help you (or your dad or favorite graduate) get there.

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My Movies 5 Released

Jun 3, 2014 by

My Movies 5 is now available, and it includes some nice platform improvements that make collection management easier and automatic.

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Save on Ceton Products for Memorial Day

May 22, 2014 by

We're heading into another holiday weekend in the United States, and right on cue Ceton has discounted some of our favorite HTPC products!

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Is Microsoft Officially Killing Support for Windows Media Center?

May 21, 2014 by

Microsoft may have decided to stop fixing bugs in Windows Media Center. If this is true, are we witnessing the end of our favorite home theater PC and DVR platform?

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VLC Embraces the Windows 8 UI

Mar 13, 2014 by

The classic VLC media player receives the beta treatment and a home in the Windows Store. We give it a quick peek and share our thoughts.

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Microsoft Shutters Media Center Forums

Mar 6, 2014 by

Microsoft has closed down the Windows Expert Community. Within the sealed coffin lies years of Windows Media Center tips, tricks, and support information.

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Amazon Instant Video for Media Center Now Uses Silverlight

Feb 9, 2014 by

The Amazon Instant Video for Windows Media Center plugin has been updated to use Silverlight. It fixes the recent video playback issues and brings a new feature!

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SiriusXM Radio on Windows Media Center

Feb 7, 2014 by

Niveus' SiriusXM Radio add-in for Windows Media Center is still a great option for Media Center users hoping to get more out of their home media hub. Listen to all of your SiriusXM stations from your entertainment center without any extra hardware.

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