Plex vs Emby: A Comprehensive Comparison

Emby Vs Plex

If you’re like me, you’ve spent a considerable amount time thinking about and weighing the different considerations of Plex vs Emby (formerly Media Browser) when deciding which to use for your HTPC experience. You may have asked yourself the question, is Emby better than Plex? There is so much information … read more

Plex iOS App Update – Polished off and Looking Good!

Plex Ios App Update

Plex has just released a Plex iOS App update which includes a complete visual overhaul (finally!) and feels like a completely new Plex iOS App altogether! Steadily over about the last year, Plex has been updating the visuals and functionality of their apps on all of the platforms (i.e. like … read more

Plex Unofficial Channels: Install the 3 Best Plex Channels

Plex Unofficial Channels - Plex Addons Like Kodi

Plex unofficial channels are one of the best things about Plex and allow you to setup Plex addons like Kodi. This allows you to access some of the same addons, through Plex, that you may be using on a devices with Kodi installed. The added benefit of setting these channels … read more

Set Kodi Default View in Amber and Titan MediaBrowser Skins

Kodi Default View Amber Skin

If you’re like me, you’ve spent hours changing your Kodi default view in all of your menus and sub-menus throughout your Kodi install (or installs). It is a tedious and time consuming task to go through every menu and every sub menu and change it to your favourite view. However, … read more

Kodi on Android Devices: Get Kodi on Google Play Store Now

Kodi On Google Play

Kodi on Android devices is now much easier than it has been in the past – Kodi on Google Play Store is now available and you can easily download it on your Android devices! This may not seem like much, but it is a milestone achievement for Kodi. The media … read more

Combine the best of Kodi and Plex with PleXBMC Addon

Kodi And - Smarthomebeginner

Recently I compared the benefits of both Kodi and Plex and teased that you can start using Plex with Kodi together to enjoy the benefits of both applications. Doing so brings the centralized media management feature of Plex and the customizability of Kodi, together to provide an awesome media experience. … read more

Speed up RasPlex on Raspberry Pi: 4 performance tweaks

Rasplex Performance

So now that you have RasPlex installed on your Raspberry Pi, you can now try these performance tweaks to speed up RasPlex and make it function a bit smoother. These tweaks are primarily meant to improve performance of RasPlex on the Raspberry Pi 1.0 model B Rev. 2 (512 MB … read more

How to install RasPlex on Raspberry Pi 1 and 2?

Rasple Install

Installing RasPlex on Raspberry Pi is a relatively simple process. This article will outline how to install RasPlex (rasplex.com) in a few easy steps. RasPlex is an open source and community maintained port of Plex Home Theater which runs on OpenELEC. This is client software which allows you to access … read more