Record Ahead with Plex DVR

Dec 11, 2017 by

One of the best uses for a DVR is to start watching a TV recording shortly after it starts. This was one of Plex DVR's biggest missing features. For some users it's now available.

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Entertainment 2.0 #424: Live from the Meetup

Oct 5, 2017 by

After live interviews from the Meetup, Josh covers the news. SiliconDust has a new four-tuner device coming. Microsoft is closing down the Groove Music service, and game gifting arrives on Xbox.

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Entertainment 2.0 #423: The CBS Extortion Fee

Sep 28, 2017 by

Josh and Richard offer their tips for making sure your DVR or home theater PC are ready for the fall TV season. Plex’s news service launches, and the Xbox is getting USB webcam support.

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Entertainment 2.0 #422: 4k HTPCs with Rob H.

Sep 21, 2017 by

Rob H. from the AV Rant podcast joins us to discuss HDR standards, building a 4k home theater PC, Dolby Atmos, the intricacies of Audio Return Channel, and more!

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Plex Live TV and DVR Out of Beta

Aug 2, 2017 by

Plex Live TV and DVR functionality are now available to anyone with a Plex Pass subscription. They've also added time shifting. Is it time to switch to Plex?

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Entertainment 2.0 #396: Clogging the Tubes

Feb 3, 2017 by

A new live and catch-up TV app comes to Windows. Plex is making news by bringing the news. Xbox tweaks the Insider program. Windows may have a new SKU and the FCC has a new chief.

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Entertainment 2.0 #395: You Broke Our Minds

Jan 27, 2017 by

Ultra HD Blu-ray drives will soon be coming to an HTPC near you! Microsoft is also rolling out the Creators Update previews to Xbox and Windows 10 PCs. There are even some surprise new features.

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Entertainment 2.0 #383: Plex’s Jason Williams

Sep 22, 2016 by

The guys are joined by Jason Williams, director of product and growth at Plex, to discuss its history, the new DVR functionality, and drop some hints about its future. In the news: new Windows apps for Vudu and Kodi, and Project Scorpio’s ability to run at a native 4k resolution.

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Entertainment 2.0 #382: Slicing Up the HPTC

Sep 15, 2016 by

HP has a potential new home theater PC. Sling TV releases a Windows 10 app. Spotify comes to Xbox, and the Microsoft Band may not be long for this world.

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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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Entertainment 2.0 #347: 25 Kangaroos

Oct 29, 2015 by

The Media Center guide data situation may be improving. The Kangaroo could be a $99 HTPC. Groove brings podcasts to Windows 10, and Microsoft dates the release of Windows 10 on Xbox One.

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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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