For those of us still holding tight to our right to love Microsoft’s Media Center, here is some good news in the form of a really well polished app. Coming from Ceton, the My Media Center app allows you not only control your media center from any Windows 8 machine, but you can enjoy your content as well! They’ve even baked in a nicely designed remote control that will allow you to control the Media Center itself and even any extenders connected to that Media Center. You’ll also have access to remote scheduling over the internet! Check out the video below for a great step by step walk through on everything offered in the packaged! Priced at only $4.99, this is a great buy!
If you love Windows Media Center you’ll REALLY love My Media Center for Windows 8. Manage and control your Media Center experience from your Windows 8 device, whether you’re inside or outside the house. Recorded TV, scheduled recordings, movies, universal search, remote control, and so much more the Ultimate Windows Media Center app is here.
Requires My Media Center Services (free!) to be installed on your Windows 7 or 8 PC running Windows Media Center. Please visit http://www.CetonCorp.com/MyMediaCenter
•TV and Movie Gallery
Forget hopping around from the TV section to the movie section to your recorded shows. My Media Center lets you see an integrated view of all your shows and movies in one place.
•Manage and Schedule DVR Recordings
At work and forgot to record that show tonight? See a season premiere promo that you want to record but you’re away from home on a trip? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
It’s TV search the way it should be. You probably don’t care whether your favorite show or movie is on one channel or another, in your personal library or airing later this week. We’ll help you easily find what you’re looking wherever it’s playing.
•Play To any TV Set
Browse your TV and movie libraries, select the show you want to watch, and choose the device on which you want to watch. You don’t even have to be in the same room.
•Your Mobile is the Remote
My Media Center includes full remote control capabilities for both your media center PC and any extenders you have. Play, pause, fast forward, rewind, channel, volume … it’s all there in one pretty slick touchscreen view.
•Works with Any Tuner on any Windows Media Center PC!
My Media Center – The ultimate Windows Media Center App
Full Feature List:
★ Universal search across all of your content
★ Manage Recorded TV
★ Start Playback of Recorded TV on HTPC or Extender
★ Manage Scheduled Recordings
★ Manage Series Recordings
★ Browse Program Grid Guide
★ Tune channel on HTPC or Extender
★ Use On Screen Remote Control to control HTPC or Extender
★ Automatically generate local movie metadata & cover art
★ Browser recorded & local movies in a beautiful gallery
★ Start playback of movies on HTPC or Extender
★ Browse list of movies on television tonight with cover art
★ Easily browse upcoming Premieres in one nice list
★ Browse recent activity on your HTPC
★ Live Tile Support
★ Wake on LAN
★ Much More
*My Media Center does NOT stream recorded or live. However you can start playback of any movie or recorded TV episode on your HTPC or Extender and control it with the on screen remote.
Manage and Schedule DVR Recordings
Beautiful TV and Movie Galleries
Universal Search: TV, Movies, Program Guide, and more