Thursday, July 24, 2008

Kick Ass Free Media Centers

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GarageGeeks and HomeTheater.co.il are happy to invite you to a special session about free media centers. Power users and developers will demonstrate some of the leading free media center applications for different platforms with diffierent capabilities -- movies, music, pictures, PVR, internet services, social features....

Our presentors (list subject to change):
* BOXEE - Social Media Center (Open Source) - Tom Sella and Idan Cohen
* MythTV - Homebrew PVR solution for Linux (Open Source) - Ran Nachmany (a.k.a Shed)
* Tvitty - Free media downloader plugin for Microsoft Media Center - Gil Hirsch
* XBMC - Cross-platform media-player (Open Source) - Yuval Tal (Tentative)
* MediaPortal - The open source media center for Windows - Tentative

When: 24/7/2008 at 20:00
Where: GarageGeeks, 40 Hapeled St, Holon

Please bring with you some snacks and drinks for the rest to enjoy. Please update the wiki (wiki.garagegeeks.org) with stuff that you'll bring.