DLNA Audio Player for iOS

KODI, how I wish you were available for iOS! Well, technically if you are ready to jailbreak your phone or suffer through other ways of getting a development build on your iDevice, then KODI *is* actually available for iOS: http://kodi.wiki/view/HOW-TO:Install_Kodi_for_iOS#Development_and_custom_builds However for the majority of people AppStore is where the apps are, so I started […]

From Plex to Serviio via MiniDLNA

I’ve decided to make a switch – NUC (previously wrote about it here) is replaced by Raspberry Pi 3 B in Media Player role and NUC itself will serve File Server role from now on. In order to do that, I have made some reconfiguration and also installed Plex on my NUC (which has Ubuntu […]

Raspberry Pi 3 B as Media Center

Over the weekend experimented with OpenELEC Linux flavor for Raspberry Pi 1 B. Experimented with wired and wireless connection options, unfortunately in all cases performance was very laggy on high quality HD movies, if 720p was ok in some cases, 1080 was never played at an acceptable level. I compare it with Intel NUC which […]

Plex, Twonky, XBMC & NUC

DLNA was out there for quite a while now, call me a slowpoke but I finally decided to give it a try! First question that needs to be answered is WHY? Well, if you have a bunch of stuff like music, movies and photos on your home file server (NAS) it is likely you want to […]