Posts by: Martijn

Kodi 14.0 “Helix” nearing beta release

Posted By: Martijn on Oct 18, 2014 in Site News
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As we already mention in last alpha4 release post, the first beta release is nearing pretty fast. At this moment we are only waiting for one more final change to happen and then we are good to go. We are only talking a week or two at most. About three weeks have past since but, …

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Kodi 14.0 “Helix” alpha 4

Posted By: Martijn on Oct 03, 2014 in Site News
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Kodi 14, which we gave the codename “Helix“, is slowly heading towards beta status. In this possibly last alpha release, we continue to focus on stability and user friendliness. Around 117 pull-request (code changes) have been added past month in a variety of areas. There aren’t many additions that could be picked out as a …

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Kodi 14.0 code name “Helix” enters feature freeze

Posted By: Martijn on Sep 10, 2014 in Site News
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Kodi 14, which we gave the code name “Helix“, is shaping up to be what is often called a “stability” release. As of this moment we have entered feature freeze. What does this actually mean for the users For the average user, this means a couple things. First, you could be expecting to see Kodi …

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Kodi 14.0 “Helix” alpha 3

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 31, 2014 in Site News
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Kodi 14, which we gave the codename “Helix“, is shaping up to be what is often called a “stability” release. In software development, many projects operate on a sort of tick-tock release schedule. The “tick” often introduces new features, dramatically alters the UI, and can likely dramatically alter the underlying framework of the software. The …

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Some repository skins stats 2014

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 22, 2014 in Site News
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We all know the default skin which XBMC comes with in 13.x Gotham. It’s designed to be simple and lightweight to support even the least powerful media device. More importantly to be new user friendly, without all bells and whistles. Some like it, some might not. However the power of customisation in XBMC let’s you …

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XBMC 13.2 Gotham – Final release

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 18, 2014 in Site News
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Here it is. One of the last versions ever that will be using the XBMC name, as we are renaming XBMC to Kodi. All our future releases will be using the Kodi name. You can read about that here. However lets focus on this release. After three beta releases and a release candidate, we are …

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Kodi 14.0 “Helix” alpha 2

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 11, 2014 in Site News
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Kodi 14, which we gave the codename “Helix“, is shaping up to be what is often called a “stability” release. In software development, many projects operate on a sort of tick-tock release schedule. The “tick” often introduces new features, dramatically alters the UI, and can likely dramatically alter the underlying framework of the software. The …

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XBMC 13.2 Gotham – Release Candidate 1

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 08, 2014 in Site News
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After three beta releases, we are happy to announce our 13.2 Release Candidate. This follows a couple of months after the 13.1 release, and is considered a small bug fix release. Unfortunately we cannot fix all things reported. Below you will find a list of most important fixes included in this release. Do note that …

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XBMC 13.2 Gotham – beta 3

Posted By: Martijn on Aug 04, 2014 in Site News
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About two months ago we released our 13.1 version which included several bug fixes compared to the 13.0 release. Because of the fact that not all fixes could be included in that point release, we now are happy to announce a 13.2 beta3 version. We actually skipped the 13.2 beta2 announcement on our websites only …

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XBMC 13.2 Gotham – beta 1

Posted By: Martijn on Jul 14, 2014 in Site News
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Update: Our download page now contains a Gotham 13.2 beta 2 release. List of fixes has been updated. About a month ago we released our 13.1 version which included several bug fixes compared to the 13.0 release. Because of the fact that not all fixes could be included in that point release, we now are …

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About Kodi

Kodi is a free and open source media player application developed by the XBMC Foundation, a non-profit technology consortium. Kodi is available for multiple operating-systems and hardware platforms, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls. 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.