OSXBMC is Now Plex



The Mac version of XBMC has a new name, Plex.  They have been searching for one since they split from the XBMC project.  But really they needed a different name since Xbox Media Center really doesn’t fit running on Mac.

The one name that stuck was Plex. I like it because it evokes “cineplex” and the suffix means “comprising a number of parts” which the application certain does. In mathematics, you use the suffix to mean “ten to the power of the number” (e.g. oneplex = 10).

They are still trying to figure out which domain name to use.  plex2, plexsquared.  Domains are just hard to find.

(via Plex blog)



If you enjoyed this post, please consider to leave a comment or subscribe to the feed and get future articles delivered to your feed reader.

Comments

No comments yet.

Leave a comment

(required)

(required)