Kodi(formerly known as XBMC) is an award-winning FREE and OPEN SOURCE (GPL) software media center for playing videos, music, pictures, games, and more. Kodi/XBMC has become one of the best home entertainment systems available used around the world, and all for free. Initially called XBMC (Xbox Media Center) it has evolved leaving behind the hardware limitations of the original Xbox and changing its name to Kodi. Kodi runs on Linux, OS X, Windows, iOS, and Android. Kodi can be installed on many things from a cheap Desktop/ Laptop to a Raspberry Pi 2. Dedicated media center boxes and Android sticks can also be bought with Kodi pre-installed. It allows users to play and view most videos, music, podcasts, and other digital media files from local and network storage media and the internet.
Kodi team announced the release of version 16.0 - Jarvis (yes, named after Tony Stark's computer Jarvis) on Feb 21. 2016. This version provides various improvements:
- The new Event Logging enabled a better communication with Kodi users.
- A long press feature added to remote controls and pull up the context menu.
- Supports stretching 4:3 content to 16:9 in a way that doesn’t warp the content that’s occurring in the center of the screen.
- Enhancement to Add-on Manager and music library.
- DirectX 11 for Kodi in Windows platform
- Improved support for the new HEVC/H265 media decoding
- and many more...
In this tutorial, I will show you steps to install Kodi on you Desktop Windows PC.
Are you a great football fan? If yes, for sure you don't want to miss out UEFA Euro 2016. Now you can watch great matches in HD quality on Kodi this month!
The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or Euro 2016, is the 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men's football championship of Europe organized by UEFA every four years.
This year, UEFA European Championship takes place at 10 different arenas in France from June 10-July 10. Total of 24 teams competing in this tournament:
Are you a dycling lover? Do you want to watch Tour de France 2016 - one of the most big sporting events - live online using Kodi?
The event will commence from July 2, 2016 till July 24 2016. The Tour de France 2016 is being broadcast live by ITV and Eurosport in UK, so you can also watch live coverage online if you are located in that regions. If not, you can watch live coverage of this event via Kodi online!!
Running from Saturday July 2nd to Sunday July 24th 2016, the 103th Tour de France will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,535 kilometres.
August 5th, 2016 is just around the corner and you know Olympics 2016 is coming soon in Rio, Brazil. This great event will run all the way through August 21st, 2016!
Millions anxious fans around the world are finding ways to watch Rio Olympics 2016 online, especially the opening ceremony - the Lighting of the Cauldron - at Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. This open ceremony will be followed by welcoming speeches and flag-hoisting by teams of different countries. Brazilian-born international supermodel Gisele Bundchen who has agreed to grace the Rio Olympics 2016 opening ceremony event despite announcing her retirement. Not to forget there will be superb fireworks too!
WWE SummerSlam 2016 is going to be the mega show you can imagined it would be and is just less than two weeks from now!!! WWE SummerSlam 2016 will take place on August 21, 2016 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. It is going to be the hottest SummerSlam ever.
The card is plentiful and is worth looking forward to. WWE SummerSlam is the second-biggest show of the year yet could be one of the most impactful WWE shows in recent years. Many wrestlers' careers could be affected by this one event and the results that come from it.
Everyone going to witness the dream match of all time: Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton. What is that means to you!!?? Checkout all the matches in this article.
WWE SummerSlam 2016 is a pay-per-view (PPV) even but the good news is you can watch the match online via Kodi!