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MythTV

MythTV
  • License

    GNU GPL (?)
  • Description

    MythTV is a free and open source home entertainment application with a simplified “10-foot user interface” design for the living-room TV, and turns a computer with the necessary hardware into a network streaming digital video recorder, a digital multimedia home entertainment system, or Home Theater Personal Computer.

  • Platforms Supported

    MacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    2.33
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MediaFront

MediaFront
  • License

    GNU General Product License (?)
  • Description

    The mediafront platform is an open source (GPLv3) front end media/video solution for the web using HTML5 content delivery with dynamic Flash fallback for non-standard media.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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FlareVideo

FlareVideo
  • License

    MIT License (?)
  • Description

    FlareVideo is an open source and free HTML5 video player that falls back to Flash for incompatible browsers.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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Open Video Player

Open Video Player
  • License

    Custom License (?)
  • Description

    Open Video Player (OVP) is an initiative encompassing the use of open standards, best practices, and established development methodologies in the development of media player applications.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    2.67
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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XBMC Media Center

XBMC Media Center
  • License

    GNU General Public License (GPL) (?)
  • Description

    XBMC Media Center is a free cross-platform media player software and entertainment system application framework for Linux, Mac, and Windows. XBMC is capable of playing back and streaming all popular video, audio, and picture formats out-of-the-box.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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MediaCore

MediaCore
  • License

    GPL (?)
  • Description

    The open source video CMS for centralizing all of your video and podcasting needs. MediaCore provides unparalleled organization, statistics, accessibility, and scalability.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    2.67
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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Kaltura

Kaltura
  • License

    GPL Affero 3 (?)
  • Description

    Kaltura provides the first open source platform for the creation and consumption of video and rich-media web applications and the source code is publicly available in the form of a free Software Development Kit and as rich-media extensions for other open platforms.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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MediaPortal

MediaPortal
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    MediaPortal is an OS application that can turn your PC / TV into an advanced Media Center. You can listen to your favorite music & radio, watch and store your videos and DVDs, view, schedule and record live TV as a digital video recorder and more.

  • Platforms Supported

    Windows
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.33
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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Media Player Classic (MPC)

Media Player Classic (MPC)
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Media Player Classic is a light-weight media player for Windows. It has a built in DVD player with real-time zoom, support for AVI subtitles, QuickTime and RealVideo support (requires QT and/or Real player), and lots more.

  • Platforms Supported

    Windows
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 1 negative

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MPlayer

MPlayer
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    MPlayer is a straight forward media player that runs across most systems and will play pretty much any type of video you throw at it. Reliable and stable, this is as good a media player solution as any.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.17
  • Reviews

    2 positive | 0 negative

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VLC

VLC
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, etc) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.56
  • Reviews

    5 positive | 1 negative

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Miro

Miro
  • License

    GPL (?)
  • Description

    Miro is much more than just Internet TV, the application plays nearly any video file, offers thousands of TV channels, the ability to download torrents and all this in a very striking interface.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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