One common question that I get from my readers is how to get the Blu-ray movie playback working on their media center PC. So, I decided to go deeper in this subject by testing with three operating systems (Windows, Mac OSX and Linux) to find out how easy it is to get Blu-ray movie playback working with the popular media center software.
While finding your favorite HTPC software often comes after trying several options, here you will find what are the popular media center softwares available. This top 10 list will simplify your task by listing the most popular media centers. Continue reading to see how the Kodi, Plex, Windows Media Center and others compare with each other.
In this practical guide, I will give you 10 actions that you can do today to improve your media center experience. You will learn how to improve the speed of your media center and also some tips to make your user interface more personalized.
As you may have heard, the popular Scandinavian online music service Spotify has finally arrived in the US, too. In this article, you will learn 5 ways to play Spotify in your living room with our without an HTPC.
In this article, I will share some of my thoughts on what makes a truly user friendly media experience and offer some practical tips on how you can get the rest of the family to use your HTPC, too.
According to our latest poll, the XBMC is the most popular media center among the readers of My Media Experience. To help you to enhance the XBMC media center even further, I will share with you three practical tips that I have implemented on my XBMC Dharma release.
When it comes to watching videos, there are a lot of different media players to choose from. Windows 7 Media Center is one of the most popular, but how does it stack up against the other players out there? This review covers the pros and cons of Windows 7 Media Center with the Media Browser plugin as well as how to best make use of the software.
If you demand the best performance from all your video and audio formats, you are going to need something that tops the Windows Media Center, and one of the best products out there right now is the XBMC. It is completely open source, so you don’t need to spend a dime to get it. Here you will learn how to setup XBMC to your barebone PC.
To continue our XBMC Live Linux quick guide, here are the instructions to install and setup a Firefox Internet browser to the XBMC Launcher program.
Many HTPC builders are only focusing on selecting the right components when planning to build their home theater PC. However, even the best hardware doesn’t help much if your family does not adopt the new way to watch digital media in the living room. In this article, I will reveal some of the secrets I have learned in the past years on how to get your family using your media center.