Windows Media Player Archive

Life After Windows Media Center And Player– The Alternatives

Recently Microsoft has announced that Windows 8 will NOT include DVD-playback or Windows Media Center natively. These will be upgrades, a move that largely has to do with Microsoft’s shift in focus. Since Windows 8 is clearly

Windows 8 Dropping DVD Playback, Just Another Indicator That The Age Of Physical Discs Is Nearly Over?

Windows 8 is just around the corner, as is the upcoming Release Candidate (expected in June). As it approaches we are starting to hear just a few new things here and there, such as the recent clarification

Microsoft clarify the status of Windows Media Center in Windows 8

In a new post on their Windows 8 Development Blog, Microsoft have clarified the status of Windows Media Center in Windows 8. They have taken into consideration the cost of decoder licensing, and the changing media landscape and decided