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Introducing the new Plex for Android

02.11.13 172 Comments

Almost a year ago, I wrote a post introducing Plex for Windows Phone. In that post, I had some harsh words for Android. Turns out a lot has changed since then. One of my biggest gripes against Android was how unresponsive the user interface was, even after four major iterations of the platform. Little did I know, the geniuses at Google were hard at work on Project Butter, and I have to say, butter tastes good. What Android has going…


Announcing the new PlexPass feature…

11.19.12 309 Comments

Fall is in the air, and Thanksgiving is just around the corner, at least in the United States. The leaves are turning, and the first snow has already fallen in some parts of the country. I’m personally looking forward to the smell of warm pies baking, turkeys roasting, garlic-infused mashed potatoes with altogether too much butter, and of course spending time with family. Thanksgiving implies travelĀ for many people. Crowded airports, long drives, lots of time in lines, or pretending to…


Part 1: Plex Media Server v0.9.6.8

08.28.12 86 Comments

OK, we have a bit of a trilogy for you. A trinity of blog posts, if you will… This is the first part, in which we release a new version of the Plex Media Server, fixing a number of issues, and adding a few tasty nuggets. NEW: Support for [big surprise] (explained in part 2). NEW: Mega-awesome [big surprise] (shown off in part 3). NEW: Added new (advanced) preferences for enabling/disabling Bonjour/GDM. NEW: (API) Support for JSON in non-channel endpoints.…