MediaPortal turns your HTPC into a very advanced media center, or Home Theater PC (HTPC):
- Listen to music and radio
- Play videos, movies and DVDs
- View pictures or create a slideshow
- Watch, schedule and record live TV - like a TiVo, but more, and for free!
- Stream media, radio and
... [More] TV to any HTPC / PC connected to your network
- Use a remote to control your HTPC from your couch
- Check weather, news, or information on the web, even play games!
All in the comfort of your living room, on your big screen LCD or Plasma TV or projector. [Less]
OpenELEC is a GNU/Linux distro combined with XBMC to give you the best possible experience for watching you media. Including but not limited to tv-shows, movies, music, web-media, etc.
It's built upon a less-is-more philosophy and aim to provide an all-in-one solution. Making you as the user
... [More], more focused on the media you consume, rather than spending hour after hour to setup your environment. [Less]