The triumphs continue in the Lifehacker Awards 2014! This morning, we’re revealing the winner of Best Media Player.
Readers’ Choice: XBMC
There’s a whole lotta love for XBMC out there — so much so that we’d question the wisdom of the forthcoming name change to Kodi. Available on a huge range of platforms and constantly evolving, it’s a fabulous media tool — especially once you power it up with extensions. Picture: Wikimedia Commons
Editor’s Pick: VLC
VLC is usually the second piece of software I install on any new machine (Chrome comes first). It’s lightweight, efficient, and can handle any media format you’re likely to encounter. Plus it has stacks of hidden features
Thanks everyone for voting! Keep checking back throughout the week for more winners.