We have an ever changing landscape of technology. Several TVs, several computers, and the RV, and an every increasing list of sources for entertainment and education.
Live sports: Formula 1, Chelsea, Chiefs and Royals. Live broadcast: USA and UK News.Movies: from all eras and genres.Documentaries: Educational programming.
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Raspberry Pi 2 Model B - Raspberry Pi
The Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is the second-generation Raspberry Pi. It replaced the original Raspberry Pi 1 Model B+ in February 2015.
Add the Raspberry Pi edition of this
OpenELEC Mediacenter - Download
Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center, or OpenELEC for short, is a small Linux distribution. Built from the ground up as a small platform to run software like XBMC. This is done to leave a small footprint as possible. And increase the quality of your experience in total.
and you get this.
Kodi (formerly known as XBMC) is an award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub that can be installed on Linux, OSX, Windows, iOS and Android, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls.
Now to get access through a browser.
Webserver - Official Kodi Wiki
On Linux, ports below 1024 require super-user privileges and are therefore not available to Kodi. For Linux, you must change the port number to a port number above 1024 that's not in use on your computer, like 1485, 1588 or 1066 for example.
… and access from an iPhone.
HOW-TO:Install Kodi for iOS - Official Kodi Wiki
Kodi v16 has not been posted to the Team Kodi Cydia repo yet due to server issues. However, you can manually install by by clicking here on your iOS device and opening the resulting file in iFile: download deb , using the instructions from .
…. or from the official App Store.
Official Kodi Remote on the App Store
Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Official Kodi Remote. Download Official Kodi Remote and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
… or Android device.
Kore, Official Remote for Kodi - Android Apps on Google Play
Kore is the official remote for Kodi, with a simple and easy to use interface.
Throw in a some casting….
Chromecast - Chromecast - Google
Price shown is suggested retail price and does not include tax. Delivery charges may apply. While Chromecast Ultra will work on any HDTV with an HDMI port, it requires a 4K-compatible HDTV and a broadband Internet connection to stream content in 4K. 4K programming is subject to availability from content providers.
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Putty - SSH
PuTTY Download Page - SSH.COM
PuTTY is an SSH and Telnet client for Windows. Download here, with installation and SSH key setup instructions.
Filezilla - FTP
FileZilla - The free FTP solution
FileZilla - The free FTP solution for both client and server. Filezilla is open source software distributed free of charge.
How to Build a $35 Media Center with Kodi and the Raspberry Pi
If you've been holding off on setting up a Kodi-based media center computer because they're loud, expensive, don't fit in your media rack, the Raspberry Pi is your savior. For only $35 (plus a few accessories you may have lying around), you can get a small, efficient computer that can play all your media from one beautiful, couch-friendly interface.