Kodi

Are you breaking the law? Government publishes legal guidelines for Kodi boxes

Picture: KodiThe government has published <b>guidelines</b> for what is – and isn’t – legal to do with ‘illicit streaming devices’, or in human language, …

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Kodi Box Alert: UK government warns of illegal streaming dangers

<b>The United Kingdom’s Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is calling on so-called ‘fully-loaded’ Kodi box owners to remove any third-party add-ons that</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Amazon Fire TV Stick price slashed to just £25 – try out Kodi on the cheap

<b>Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is one of the best ways to cut the cord and stream a wide variety of TV shows and films on-demand. Better still, it’s now more</b> …

Amazon

UK government issues advice on what makes 'Kodi boxes’ illegal

While streaming services like Netflix and Spotify have provided easy (and affordable) ways for Britons to enjoy legal content in their homes, the UK government is still waging war against what it calls "illicit streaming devices." This week, the Intellectual Property Office published official …

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Kodi Addon Dev Says "Show of Force" Will Be Met With Defiance

For many years, the members of the MPAA have flexed their muscles all around the globe, working to prevent people from engaging in online piracy. If …

20th Century Fox

Kodi add-on developers quit after legal threats

Two Kodi add-on developers have quit the scene, and the Colossus add-on repository has been shut down, after cease and desist letters were served on …

Walt Disney Company

Kodi: How to use the software safely on your TV without buying an illegal box

A new report has found that so-called "Kodi boxes" can pose serious safety risks, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop using the software …

Smart TV

Hollywood strikes back against illegal streaming Kodi addons

An anti-piracy alliance supported by many major US and UK movie studios, broadcasters and content providers has dealt a blow to the third-party Kodi addon scene after it successfully forced a number of popular piracy-linked streaming tools offline. In what appears to be a coordinated crackdown, …

Televisions

Netflix and kill: Kodi box streaming devices pose deadly threat to viewers

Streaming devices bought on the black market that allow people to stream content from services like Netflix without paying subscriptions pose a …

Streaming

If you have a Kodi box, unplug it now

Illegal streaming devices being imported to the UK are failing to meet fire and electrical safety tests, warn campaigners<p>So-called Kodi boxes have …

The very last

We are happy and sad at same time to announce that this will be the last v17.6 release. When we say very last this of course only means for the v17 …

Raspberry Pi

Run Kodi on an Apple TV? You’re Begging to Get Hacked

Whether you love Kodi for its open-ended, customizable approach to streaming, or hate it for the shady stuff that runs rampant on the platform, …

Cybersecurity

Kodi streaming laws explained: Advice to help you understand the legislation

Thousands are turning to Kodi for their streaming of sport, TV and films.<p>The boxes have proved a huge hit with people desperate to watch PPV events, …

Birmingham, UK

Kodi and Pirate Bay WARNING - Fines issued but will UK users be targeted?

KODI • PIRATE BAYKodi and Pirate Bay ALERT - Fines issued, are UK users next?<p>Kodi and The Pirate Bay fans have been put on alert after being warned …

Internet

How does Kodi work? All you need to know about the streaming app

Here is all you need to know about the controversial streaming app.<p>What is Kodi?<p>Kodi is open-source software designed specifically with home …

Birmingham, UK

26 million people are believed to be using Kodi to view pirated content

<b>An eye-watering 26 million people are using Kodi to view copyright-protected content – like films and TV shows – for free, according to the Motion</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

How To Fix Covenant Not Working And No Stream Available - KODI November 2017 -- UPDATED

Yup, this is a hot button topic for Kodi users at the moment. Please follow this tutorial to get Covenant working for you.<p>Don't forget to join the …

Kodi crackdown continues as stream provider faces possible €500,000 fine

<b>The crackdown on illegal Kodi streaming services continues as a Dutch streamer faces fines of up to €500,000.</b><p>If you’ve heard of Kodi, it’s probably …

Gear & Gadgets

7 out of 10 Kodi users are pirates, say Hollywood copyright overlords

The scale of piracy being committed through the Kodi media player is staggering, according to new numbers shared by the Motion Picture Association of …

MPAA: Almost 70% of 38 Million Kodi Users Are Pirates

As torrents and other forms of file-sharing resolutely simmer away in the background, it is the streaming phenomenon that’s taking the Internet by …

Software

The 8 best (legal) ways to watch movies on Kodi

Kodi is an incredible open-source media center solution for streamers who want to juggle large content libraries with apps that allow them to pull up …

Gear & Gadgets

Live TV piracy now 'a multi-billion' industry thanks to popular 'Kodi boxes'

FAMILIES are increasingly turning to illegal live streaming services as a cheap alternative to cable fees and helping the piracy industry generate …

Televisions

Nearly 70 Per Cent of Kodi Users are Pirates, Claims MPAA

Kodi has been around for a long time. 15 years to be more precise, under various names. While the software has had a surge in popularity over recent …

Software

Hollywood's New Piracy Problem: Rogue Streaming Boxes

Search on Craigslist for something called “Kodi,” and you’re likely to find a flood of offers for Amazon and Android devices that promise unlimited …

Streaming

Kodi users are 'being spied on' to see if they are watching illegal streams

KODI is spying on users to find out if they are using "add-ons" to watch illegal streams of live sport or TV and films.<p>The software - which is now a …

Software

Kodi 'Spyware' Fury: New addon shamed as illegal streaming war rages on

<b>Notorious HTPC platform Kodi is at the centre of a fresh illegal streaming row, with reports surfacing that third-party skin developers have baked</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Kodi pirate movie streams now face legal action even if they’re hosted remotely

The fight for the integrity of the Kodi media streaming platform continues at speed, with a new crackdown targeting those that facilitate access to …

Internet

Kodi: New ‘spyware’ addon watches what you do to see if you’ve been streaming films and TV illegally

A new Kodi addon has been designed to find out whether or not you use the software for piracy.<p>If the software – which is called KN Addon Caretaker – …

The Little Black Box That Took Over Piracy

The Kodi box pitch is hard to resist. A little black plastic square, in look not much different from a Roku or Apple TV, and similar in function as …

Software

Kodi: set-top streaming boxes that take the complexity out of building your own media server

Kodi boxes are commercial video-streaming gadgets that implement XBMC, a longstanding media-server free/open source project, in pre-packaged form, …

Televisions