Archives August 2009

New Plug-in Releases

08.16.09 6 Comments

A couple more plug-ins for your viewing pleasure: First up, written by Jonny Wray, Subpop records allows you to listen to music and watch music videos by one of Seattle’s most prolific record labels. Also written by Jonny Wray, iMovies plugin allow you to stream hundreds of free public domain movies, films and cartoons. Written by Sander Spies, Zie.nl is een Nederlandse videosharing-site waar je eenvoudig video’s kunt bekijken, uploaden en uitzenden op je eigen persoonlijke kanaal. Met deze plugin…


PBS and SVT Play

08.15.09 4 Comments

Thanks to new features in Plex v0.8.2, we’re happy to announce a little bit of plug-in news. We’ve had thousands of downloads of the SVT Play plug-in, and we just pushed an update. The plug-in, among other things, now has support for full and instant seeking within the videos. Daniel Eriksson, Mattias Norlander, Ivar Åsell, and Andreas (tassitassi) worked hard updating the plug-in. PBS has been a popular request for quite some time now, and a feature added in the…


Plex 0.8.2: Silky Smooth

08.09.09 95 Comments

It wasn’t until I was over at a friend’s house playing with Plex v0.8.1 that I realized how much better this new version is. We’ve targeted two major causes of user interface delay (beach balling) in this release (starting streams and browsing through directories) and the results should make your experience much better than it used to be. As always, many thanks to the talented group of plug-in developers who keep expanding the content tree, as well as help us…


New Plug-in Releases

08.08.09 11 Comments

Holy Cow, Batman, we have such a great group of plug-in developers, it’s hard to keep up with them. Here’s a new batch to keep you entertained. The next release of Plex will be out shortly, especially since my little island is about to be ravaged by a tropical storm. Also, many thanks to Jay for providing the artwork for many of these plug-ins! First up, and written by Gordon Johnston, Gametrailers lets you watch new video game trailers, and…