Mac Media Server XBMC 13 ‘Gotham’ Ships
If you have a Mac and Roku, your best media server choice is Plex. However, if you plan to connect your media center Mac directly to a TV, XBMC is the consensus choice and there’s a whole number update just out.
• XMBC 13 (download)
— Improved XBMC support for OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)
— Added support for copy and paste to and from clipboard with command key
— Added much improved PVR / EPG and Live TV interface in XBMC’s GUI skinning engine (already in use in Confluence)
— Added improved PVR / DVR timeshift support to pause Live TV (note that each PVR backend still need to support timeshifting)
— Added much improved PVR / EPG extensions and notifications support over the JSON-RPC API
— Improved PVR front-end with Live TV and EPG specific windows, plus PVR stuff in OSD and GUI settings in Confluence skin
— See the full release notes
For insight on Roku + Plex, check out the Fairer Platform review — super easy, super reliable platform with an embarrassment of movie and TV show riches.
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