XBMC has released an exciting new beta version of their media center software. XBMC 13.0, codenamed "Gotham" has been a year in the making and addresses their number one user request - Android hardware decoding. That's right folks, the official XBMC player for Android 4.0 and higher is available for the ARM or x86 architecture.
There’s some good news for those using their Android devices as home media hubs: XBMC has just released its Beta 3 APK. For those unfamiliar with XBMC or the concept of HTPC (home theater PC) it’s essentially a single software package designed for viewing your entire picture, music and video collection.
Beta 2 of XBMC 12 released – Now with support for Android
Looking for a new media center for your array of mobile technology? Something that has already proven itself to the masses? If you answered "Yes" to both of those questions, then you'll be happy with what I have to say about the newly announced Beta 2 (Frodo) of XBMC. This new build not only brings many fixes over the previous beta, but you can now install its mobile version to any supported Android device!
XBMC celebrates its 10th anniversary, releases major update
This month marks the 10th anniversary for the XBMC team. In October of 2002 the first beta version of XBMC was on its way, combining the codes and efforts of two different projects. These early projects were Yet Another Media Player (YAMP) and the Xbox Media Player. As a way of celebrating the team's anniversary, the developers behind XBMC are releasing a new version of their software with several new features baked in.