Entertainment 2.0 #340: What’s Next for Pay TV?

Sep 2, 2015 by

Emby brings live TV support. Plex updates their Xbox One app. An elite Xbox One bundle is coming with new hardware, and the FCC has some new ideas to replace CableCARD.

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Entertainment 2.0 #339: Did You Reboot the Car?

Aug 21, 2015 by

A listener has a Windows 10 Media Center replacement. Comcast has good news for 360 users, but Plex has bad news. There’s a new Windows 10 Mobile release, and game streaming from Xbox One has gotten better.

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Entertainment 2.0 #338: 15 DOLLARS!!!

Aug 13, 2015 by

New media playback features in Windows 10, Xbox DVR details, Audible app updates for Windows users, an update to Windows RT, and the rebirth of Sage TV. All this, and more, as we look at the week's Microsoft entertainment technology news.

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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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Entertainment 2.0 #335: Gettin’ Groovy

Jul 17, 2015 by

While Josh is away, Marques Lyons joins us to discuss the latest Microsoft entertainment news. Microsoft aligns Media Center's program guide data with Xbox, Windows' Music and Video apps get renamed again (don't get Marques started), and the recent write-down of all things Nokia doesn't necessarily mean the end of Windows Phone.

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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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Entertainment 2.0 #332: Killing the Killer

Jun 11, 2015 by

Microsoft is killing a killer product. Apple Music isn't a music revolution. Microsoft is scooping their own E3 press conference. Verizon is launching a new Windows Phone, and Plex is getting more secure.

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Entertainment 2.0 #329: Don’t You Die on Me!

May 21, 2015 by

One man switches from Windows Media Center to Plex for his movie library while another is attempting to save Media Center. There were a couple of big releases for the Xbox One, and the guys are trying to understand Microsoft's plans for keeping Windows Phones updated.

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Moving a Movie Library from Media Center to Plex

May 18, 2015 by

Windows Media Center has been a great movie library option for years, but Plex has come along way. Here we take a look at moving from using add-ins with Media Center to Plex.

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Entertainment 2.0 #328: Gangster Error

May 14, 2015 by

Microsoft announces the many SKUs of Windows 10. The Xbox One gets another update. Two new Windows Phones are coming soon, and Ultra HD Blu-ray sees its specifications finalized.

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Windows Media Center Death Watch

May 11, 2015 by

We love Windows Media Center, and we don't agree that it's already dead. However, we've created a way to easily track the life of the product, just in case!

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