How-To Install XBMC to the Amazon Fire TV from a Windows Computer

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Amazon's latest innovation is a pretty cool contender for an Apple TV replacement, but as with all proprietary hardware devices, they don't want you to be able to install any application you want on the Amazon Fire TV, because the whole point is for them to be able to sell you their content through this device. This could very well become the next big thing to hit the television entertainment … [Read more...]

How-To Setup XBMC on the Amazon Fire TV through an Android Phone or Tablet

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Amazon just started selling their new Android-powered set top box and it's pretty cool, the only problem is you don't have access to the regular App Store from it and side-loading applications aren't possible either, but don't sweat it, where there's a will there's a way. It's pretty easy to install XBMC to the Amazon Fire TV if you have another Android device such as a mobile phone or tablet … [Read more...]

Top New Addons for the First Quarter of 2014

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We just realized that there have been a whole lot of new add-on releases which we haven't covered at all, so here it is. Since there are already more 1Channel alternatives than we can count, we tried to focus more on the specific need for live stream add-ons for XBMC in compiling this list. Please keep in mind that the easiest way to get all the add-ons you want is by using our Wizard Addon which … [Read more...]

How-To Install SportsDevil (or Updates) through its New Unofficial Repository

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It's been a whole heck of a long time since the XBMC community's favourite sports add-on has had an updated repository to call its own, but now thanks to the continuous hard work of al101, MaxMustermann's SportsDevil add-on can finally update itself on your device, that way you'll be able to keep up with a working add-on when you need it to watch your favourite live sporting events. Although this … [Read more...]

PureVPN: Another VPN to Protect your Privacy and Access Country-Blocked Content

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There's another VPN provider which we just finishes testing which seems to work quite well with XBMC for that matter. It's from one of the biggest VPN service providers out there, PureVPN, and we just figured it would be a good idea to take some time to talk a little bit about them. These VPN services will protect your privacy and give you access to country-blocked content because it enables you … [Read more...]

How-To Install SportsDevil and then Update with the New SportsDevil Fixes Updater Plugin

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It used to be one of the best add-ons for streaming live sports with XBMC but has lately been struggling because although the add-on itself has been continuously updated by a few independent developers, namely al101, but no automated updates were ever pushed because those developers who are now maintaining it do not control the original author's repository (which is needed to push automated … [Read more...]

Watch the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII on FilmOn with the F.T.V Addon for XBMC

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One of the most reliable live streaming sources on the web that most people have probably never heard of is actually a free and legitimately provided service called FilmOn, and naturally an add-on is available for FilmOn on the XBMC platform. There are literally hundreds of quality live channels available at your fingertips and it's always up and running great. It's for this reason that we're … [Read more...]

Watch the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday Live with USTVnow for XBMC

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It's one of the biggest events on television of the year so naturally there are many of you out there who'd definitely want to watch the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII through XBMC, the question is how? The answer is very simple: USTVnow for XBMC. What is it you ask? USTVnow is a legal and legitimate television channel streaming service meant to be used by Americans living overseas, however their free … [Read more...]

Introducing the Addon Browser, a Free App Store for XBMC

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We've been hearing questions like what's a repository, what's an addon, and all kinds of other terms that are super difficult for the average layman to comprehend. In order to make things easier, we've created a kind of App Store for XBMC (don't worry everything is free) where you can simply choose your desired addon and it will automatically install the addon as well as the repository in one … [Read more...]

The Biggest Library of XBMC Addons Has Just Been Launched

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We've just launched a new Downloads page featuring a self-updating library of all the best third party XBMC add-ons in existance. … [Read more...]