MediaPortal is a Free, open source software which can turn your PC into a very advanced Media Center / Home Theater PC (HTPC). It allows you to listen to your favorite music & radio, watch and store your videos and DVDs, view, schedule and record live TV and much more.
[advt]Using Mediaportal, you can enjoy pictures, home videos or you can create a slideshow. Also you can stream media, radio and TV to any HTPC / PC connected to your network. Also you can check the weather, news, RSS feeds etc, from the comfort of your home. You can access MediaPortal from the web or the mobile.
MediaPortal runs on very simple hardware, which can be connected directly to your TV. MediaPortal also includes MPAR, to ensure the smoother playback of your videos. The software also has full support to Dolby Digital, DTS, and other HD formats and BluRay format.