Plex, a popular streaming media app, has pushed out an update bringing with it an all new Material Design overhaul, as well as some new features and functionality. Along with the fresh coat of paint, the Plex team has squashed a ton of bugs, and brought some new stuff to the app as well.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 3 Jul 2015 12:34 am
Streaming service Plex's forums have been hacked, and the hacker is holding the data ransom in exchange for Bitcoin. Plex has announced that the hacker was able to gain access to IP addresses, email addresses, hashed and salted passwords as well as private message. Payment information is not stored on Plex's servers, so that information is still secure.
The streaming service refused to pay the...
Posted by Dan Thorp-Lancaster on 26 Mar 2015 8:41 pm
Streaming media app Plex snagged an update today that brings Android TV support to more users, along with a redesigned dashboard.
The app also now includes some new ways to view your content, Plex Home support for managed users, and the requisite bug fixes.
Posted by Dan Thorp-Lancaster on 26 Jan 2015 7:15 pm
Media streaming service Plex dropped an update for its Android app today that brings a revamped UI along with the ability to cast from your camera roll to Plex clients and cast-enabled devices. Additionally, Plex has switched to offering in-app purchases to unlock features for new users in its app.
The media streaming app company Plex has announced it will be demoing some new music features at CES 2015, including "music videos powered by Vevo, automated organization and recommendations, enhanced artist info, and more." The new features will be added in the coming weeks.
Posted by Dan Thorp-Lancaster on 20 Nov 2014 10:06 pm
Plex Home has arrived to deliver new features allowing users to have better control over sharing and their media in a multi-member family household. Users can now choose who they want to share their media content with and create separate user profiles for different members of their family — something that is enabled as a result of Plex moving server management to the web app.
If you're a Plex subscriber or thinking of becoming one, now would be the time to renew or join as Plex has announced that it will be increasing its membership prices for the monthly, annual, and lifetime plans. The company said that current customers can lock in their rates so that subscriptions won't increase so if you've been on the fence, you should act sooner than later to get the current...
Plex is an amazing tool to access your media content on all your devices, here's a quick beginners guide to getting up and running
Plex is one of those services that has been around for some time, but that many of us might have passed over for some reason. Be it a lack of understanding of what it actually does, thinking it couldn't possibly be useful to you or something else entirely. Truth is...
Popular media sharing app Plex has added camera uploading for its Android and Windows Phone apps, as well as sync for Windows 8. This means pictures you shoot on your phone will be automatically uploaded to your Plex library. The Windows desktop app now lets you keep media access identical with other devices.
Although I'm sure many folks are waiting to see what XBMC on Android will fully offer, there is some pretty good options that already exist in the Google Play Store for streaming content around. One I like to use is Plex and a few days ago, it got a nice healthy update that brought one of the most requested features to Android as well as quite a few bug fixes:
Android devices can now be...
Being the "apps guy" is an interesting position. It means I get tasked to play with apps all day long, each and every day. It feels a lot like being an adventurer, wandering through a dense (really dense) forest, where danger and suspense lurk around every corner.
As such (and because I'm more the average Joe user than you might think), my list is a combination of my most-used apps and some apps...
Previously only available to iOS devices, the popular media server application Plex is now coming to Android as noted in a press release from Plex today. As it is now, a lot of Plex remote control apps already exist in the Android Market but having a dedicated app built by the originators is almost always going to be better in most cases. However, this isn't one of those cases. While the Plex...