Imagine Microsoft MediaCenter, but then 10-x better. That's what mediaPrtal is and the good thing is .. it is totally free. The release of MediaPortal 1.1.0 was a big success. Now, it is already time to release version 1.1.1, as planned. This release fixes some small, but very annoying problems in the 1.1.0 version.
MediaPortal is an Open Source application ideal for turning your PC in a very advanced Multi-Media Center / HTPC. MediaPortal allows you to listen to your favorite music & radio, watch your video's and DVD's, view, schedule and record live TV and much more.
MediaPortal turns your PC and TV into a very advanced home media center. Our software allows you to listen to your favorite music and radio stations; watch and store your videos and DVDs; view, schedule and record live TV as a digital video recorder; and much, much more. MediaPortal is open source software. This means you can help develop MediaPortal or tweak it for your own needs with lots of innovative plugins from our great community.