Originally incepted as X-Box media center (XBMC), Kodi is an open source and free media player. It is arguably the best available open source media software that operates on a multitude of platforms, including Windows, Mac, X-BOX, LINUX, etc. It rn over 65 different languages and subsumes the effort and functions of scores of programmers.
Ownership: Kodi was originally created by Microsoft on the X-Box but it is currently operated by a non-profit organization called XBMC foundation that is powered by volunteer programmers all across the world.
Kodi version for Mac
It is a brilliant media center for OS X that enables smooth handling of all the multimedia from a single interface. It provides an efficient interface backed by powerful tools that provide a seamless excess to features such as Live TV, music, recordings and a lot more.
Consistent and user friendly interface: The software runs consistently on OS X 10.10 without any lagging issues. The adept interface runs without any drags or burdens and finds the media you search for within no time, thereby providing a seamless experience.
Multitude of Power tools at Finger tips: You can plunge into an ocean of powerful features that include scores of PVR tools, and scores of add-ons that boast of an array of powerful features, such as Screen Captures and Audio Controllers etc. Some add-ons and controllers are available as a third party testing but they are comfortably accessible.
Free of Cost: It is a powerful, feature-studded, seamless, and desirable media center that would run almost all kinds of media files, and all from a single interface. It also allows you to access to watch TV, music, YouTube etc., and it costs nothing.
Customizable Interface: The interface is totally customizable, thanks to the various skins that can be created by the user or even be downloaded. It has a customizable library system that lets you save and store all the media you want, in a very well organized manner thereby providing you a quick and easy access to the media files.
There are hardly any negative sides of this software. It delivers the features expected from it well without any clutters; If there has to be a glitch, then it is slightly in the appearance. The Menu layout, the scheme of colors, and the animation are slightly below the mark considering a software version for Mac.
|Kodi for Mac OS X 19.1 May 9, 2021||
Fixed: HDR metadata is now detected in VP9 profile 2 streams and can be used on platforms that support HDR passthrough or tone mapped when playing this kind of videos.
Fixed: playback of optical DVDs in Linux
Fixed: BD-J Blu-ray chapter skipping via remotes/keyboard
Fixed: context menu not accessible in PVR Guide window when using very basic remote to control Kodi
Fixed: client channel name and number not persisted when changed
Fixed: play count and resume position of recordings lost after Kodi restart
Fixed: crash while browsing the EPG when MySQL is used as EPG database
Fixed: next recording on ... label time is not localized in Estuary Timer/Timer rules window
Fixed: channel manager does not rename backend channel
Fixed: playing archived programme not selected when opening the Guide window
Fixed: GUI not updated on removal/insert/hide/unhide of channel groups
Updated: improved look of PVR windows in Estuary
|Kodi for Mac OS X 19.0 Feb 19, 2021|
|Kodi for Mac OS X 18.6 Mar 2, 2020||
Finally implemented binary repository for Android, OSX and Windows
Further improve controller handling
Fix playback of files in playlists that have mixed content of audio and video
Fix possible crash on exit
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