Kodi plugin – Hyperion Configurator

Remember our humble kodi plugin to download configs from our site? Jacek decided to upgrade it a bit and it got out of hand ;) However, we now have a fantastically useful plugin that will create configuration for every setup in a seconds. Read on for a installation guide and quick tutorial.

LCD for Raspberry pi (HD44780 via PCF8574 I2C) (openelec)

Why, the hell, would you need alphanumeric LCD connected to your Pi while you have it connected already to 55inch TV via HDMI? No doubts you can survive without this additional gadget, but this is not why you bought RPi, right? (especially when it is only ~10Euro and it can provide very useful information from your pi…)

World’s easiest way to set up WiFi Access Point

When over a year ago I was working on setting up wireless access point, that was really tough task. I would never thought that one day I would be able to do the same just with my TV remote and on… OpenELEC!
Ok, so here is the World’s easiest way to set up your own AP.

OpenELEC + Fushicai = LOVE!

Many people (including me) were hoping that OpenELEC, one day, will support UTV007 Fushicai grabber. The day has come :) Well, it came few weeks back, but only yesterday I finally compiled OpenELEC with grabber support. OpenELEC guys promissed to deliver the support in official release as of 4.1/2 version, but if you don’t want to wait, you don’t need to :) (more…)

Video out of your TV internal tuner

I thought that would be cool to have possibility to get the video out of TV, instead of being forced to use HDMI or RCA source. For instance, if you have cable TV where TV channels are controlled by TV and not external decoder, I thought it was not possible to get this video feed into raspberry. I looked at my TV manual, and there was nothing like video out or scart out. So I thought it was not possible. (more…)