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Plex starts hooking into Dropbox for cloud media syncing

Plex is going to the cloud by hooking up with Dropbox: The media center app maker will soon enable its users to sync their personal media collection with their Dropbox account, and then stream everything straight from Dropbox on iPads, phones and connected devices.

Plex for PCs gets AirPlay, HD Audio and a new name

Plex is giving its Windows and OS X clients a refresh, adding AirPlay and code from XBMC’s latest Frodo project. The software also got a new name, but will initially only be available to paying subscribers daring enough to try pre-release software.

Your PC on steroids

Some people prefer to connect their computer to to their TV instead of buying a set-top-box for online video consumption. This approach…

Cord Cutters: A first look at Plex for Roku

Want to watch YouTube videos on your Roku? Then you might want to check out the new Plex channel for Roku, which brings a whole bunch of online content as well as personal file sharing to the device. Check it out in this week’s Cord Cutters.

Boxee officially pulls the plug on PC client

Boxee is following through with its announcement to remove the Mac, Windows and Linux versions of its client from its website. PC users have until the end of Tuesday to download the latest version, but many might opt to check out a competitor instead.

Plex arrives on the Kindle Fire

The Kindle Fire isn’t just for watching Amazon and Netflix streams anymore: The newly-released Plex app makes it possible to access videos, music and photos stored on your home PC where ever you are. Users can even share content libraries through a personal cloud service.

Plex app brings local media to Google TV

Google TV users can now easily access local media within their home network as well as share videos with other users of the device, thanks to a new Plex app for Google TV. The app also offers access to various Internet content, including music from Spotify.

Cord Cutters: LG’s Plex box

The LG ST600 set-top box doesn’t just offer access to Netflix, VUDU and Amazon VOD, but also integrates with Plex, the media center solution of choice for many cord cutters. Check it out in this episode of Cord Cutters.

Now on Roku: A Plex Channel for All Your Media

Plex just published a beta version of its Roku channel, making it possible to access media stored on your computer as well as Internet content sources on the popular media player. The channel is currently considered beta and still seems to have a few kinks.

Plex Brings Media Sharing to Android Devices

Plex has rolled out an Android app that will allow users to connect media stored on their personal computers to their mobile devices. The application will also eventually give Android users the ability to control video they’re watching from the Mac software on their TV screens.