Give the Gift of Streaming TV with Amazon’s Fire TV Devices

Give the Gift of Streaming TV with Amazon’s Fire TV Devices

Everyone will be gifting and receiving Amazon products this year more than ever.  Amazon Fire TV devices such as the Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Cube will be at the top of the list.  Fire TV devices will be under every tree and the Fire TV Stick makes the perfect stocking stuffer.  But is it perfect?  Even though you have gifted or received any of these awesome streaming TV devices, you still…

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Install SilentGhost HD – Fast Links – No Buffering

Install SilentGhost HD – Fast Links – No Buffering

I review a ton of different streaming apps for your jailbroken Fire TV device.  Every once in a while I run across something that stands out from the rest of the pack.  SilentGhost HD is one of those unique applications that struck me as being worthy of a deeper look.  While it is not as feature-rich as some of the more mature apps out there, SilentGhost HD is super responsive and the streams don’t seem…

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Wonderbox.tv Media Centre Updated – Kodi V18.0 Leia RC1 for Fire TV Devices

Wonderbox.tv Media Centre Updated – Kodi V18.0 Leia RC1 for Fire TV Devices

I have written a few articles in the past that show the progress being made in the development of Kodi V18.0. Kodi V17.6 is currently the latest release version available.  Millions of people are using Kodi on their jailbroken Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and many other devices.  You have always been able to download and install the development versions as well, but often these are not fully functional releases. So far development has progressed…

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Installing Gears TV on Amazon Fire TV – Updated for 2018

Installing Gears TV on Amazon Fire TV – Updated for 2018

Gears TV is a wildly popular IPTV service for the Amazon Fire TV or Fire Stick that delivers hundreds of live cable TV channels.  In my opinion, Mobdro is a much better solution if you don’t want to pay a monthly subscription.  But for sports, Gears TV is essential.  Gears TV offers all the sports channels in HD as well as all the major sports packages such as MLB Extra Innings, NHL Center Ice, NBA…

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Free Live TV with Pluto TV – No-Cost IPTV Alternative

Free Live TV with Pluto TV – No-Cost IPTV Alternative

There are many IPTV services to choose from these days.  If you have a jailbroken Fire TV device, there are some that are designed especially for use with Fire TVs and Fire TV Sticks. There are also a lot of great free IPTV type apps out there.  Gears TV, Radiosity and the like charge a fee for their services, but provide high-quality streams in HD as well as all the major sports packages such as…

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Titanium TV is the New Terrarium TV

Titanium TV is the New Terrarium TV

I don’t think anyone will dispute that Terrarium TV was the hottest streaming media application for your jailbroken Fire TV or Fire Stick.  I personally used it as my main source of media, even while testing a lot of other great streaming apps out there.  I always liked the interface as it seemed easy to use and learn, which is important because I installed Terrarium TV for a lot of people, and it saved me…

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Official Mobdro + Blokada = Mobdro Ad-Free

Official Mobdro + Blokada = Mobdro Ad-Free

Mobdro is absolutely one of the best live TV streaming applications for your Fire TV device available anywhere.  But the main problem with Mobdro is the huge and very obtrusive ads.  I know some that struggle through the ads to watch, and others, like me choose to use a modified ad-free version.  The downside to the ad-free version is that automatic updates have to be disabled as well to prevent it from updating itself and…

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Mobdro 2.1.14 is Down. Best Alternative Free TV Application

Mobdro 2.1.14 is Down.  Best Alternative Free TV Application

If you are using the ad-free version of Mobdro like the one I install in my tutorial How to Install Mobdro on Amazon Fire TV Devices, you will have noticed by now that it has ceased to function.  This has happened in the past, and it’s just a matter of the developer to get a working updated version put together and we will be back in business. But if you can’t wait, there is a great…

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Install Leanback Launcher on Amazon Fire TV Devices

Install Leanback Launcher on Amazon Fire TV Devices

The default launcher for Amazon Fire TV devices is designed to present Amazon’s services and offerings first and foremost. Obviously, it is their device, so they can do that. But many people I know, including myself, like to use their Amazon Fire TV as a platform for other streaming services. In my case, I live in another country where Amazon Prime Video is geo-restricted. I know I could get a VPN to get around the…

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Using HALauncher to Replace the Default Amazon Fire TV Launcher

Using HALauncher to Replace the Default Amazon Fire TV Launcher

For those of us that use our Amazon Fire TV devices for streaming our favorite content, we don’t normally care about any of the Amazon services and don’t want to see all the apps and recommendations that are pushed to our devices by Amazon.  It has been a struggle to find a great solution for overcoming this issue, but I have put together a tutorial that will show you how to replace the default Amazon…

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Terrarium TV Download and Fix – October 2018

Terrarium TV Download and Fix – October 2018

It has been a roller coaster ride with Terrarium TV these days.  It’s up and then it’s down then it’s back up again.  I am trying my best to keep ahead of the curve on this app because it is hands-down the best streaming app out there.  If you have been using Terrarium TV in the past, and are tired of messing with it, I recommend installing Stremio.  Stremio is a slick app that offers…

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Installing Smart YouTube TV on a Jailbroken Fire TV or Fire Stick

Installing Smart YouTube TV on a Jailbroken Fire TV or Fire Stick

Ever since Google blocked Google Play Services on Fire TVs, Fire Sticks and other Fire TV devices, the native YouTube app has been removed from the Amazon App Store.  There is still a YouTube “app”, but it only brings up a special web version of YouTube that is optimized for Amazon’s Silk Browser or Firefox for Fire TV.  While this works ok, it isn’t an ideal experience and is lacking some of the features of…

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Terrarium TV Configuration and Troubleshooting

Terrarium TV Configuration and Troubleshooting

Terrarium TV has been a mainstay of the streaming world for quite a while.  While it has had its ups and downs, it remains the top streaming media application in the world.  With Terrarium TV installed on your jailbroken Fire Stick, Android box, mobile device, or smart TV, you can enjoy unlimited access to virtually every movie ever made as well as all TV series old or new. Over the last couple of weeks, there…

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How to Install the Kodiamerica.com Jailbreak App Vault

How to Install the Kodiamerica.com Jailbreak App Vault

To make things lots easier for you to work with your Jailbroken Fire TV device, I created something I call the KodiAmerica.com Jailbreak App Vault.  This is a repository for all the files I use in the tutorials on this site.  Once you install the App Vault, you can come back often for updated apps and/or replacement apps for any of the apps that might stop functioning for whatever reason. Installing the KodiAmerica.com Jailbreak App…

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Install Stremio on Jailbroken Amazon Fire TV Stick

Install Stremio on Jailbroken Amazon Fire TV Stick

There are a lot of great streaming media applications available for your jailbroken Firestick or other Fire TV devices.  Apps like Kodi, Popcorn Time, Terrarium TV, Morpheus TV, etc. are some of the best applications I have found. Today I want to talk about an application called Stremio.  Stremio has a lot in common with the apps I mentioned above, but it also has some unique features and combines some of the functionality of all of…

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Protecting Your Privacy On-Line

Protecting Your Privacy On-Line

Protecting Your Privacy On-Line I wanted to write a little about the necessity of having a VPN.  I always recommend using a VPN whenever you are connected to the Internet.  This is especially true if you have a jailbroken Amazon Fire TV device,  Android Box, PC or Mac computer that you are using as a streaming media device. I normally stress the importance of a VPN as a matter of privacy, but today I want…

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How to Jailbreak the Amazon Firestick – Updated 2018 Method

How to Jailbreak the Amazon Firestick – Updated 2018 Method

Jailbreaking your Amazon Fire TV device has gotten easier over time as more and more methods are created to do so.  The main method of jailbreaking your Fire Stick is by using the Downloader App for Amazon Fire TV.  This app is a great little app and has been instrumental in helping millions of people jailbreak their Amazon Fire TV devices.   IMPORTANT:  Always secure your connection with a VPN.  This is especially true when using…

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom + Terrarium TV + Jailbroken Firestick

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom + Terrarium TV + Jailbroken Firestick

I have been doing a lot of writing about some of the many amazing Marvel Studios movies.  Huge hits such as Black Panther, The Avengers, Ant-Man and The Wasp and other Marvel Studios hits have dominated the big screen in recent months.  There aren’t many new movies that are coming out that can top what Marvel has achieved.  But now there is a new Jurassic Park.  This one is called Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.  And…

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Wonderbox Media Centre 18.0 Leia ALPHA + Jailbroken Firestick + No Limits Build

Wonderbox Media Centre 18.0 Leia ALPHA + Jailbroken Firestick + No Limits Build

No Limits Build is and has been one of my favorite builds to install on my jailbroken Fire TV Stick running Kodi.  Now there is a version for Kodi 18.0 Leia ALPHA.  Some of you might have tried to install it on the ALPHA build of Kodi 18.0.  You will have noticed that it doesn’t install very well, if at all.  Kodi has disabled the file unzip feature on Leia 18.0 ALPHA.  This breaks the mechanism…

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Kodi America Jailbreak App Store + Mobdro + Terrarium TV

Kodi America Jailbreak App Store + Mobdro + Terrarium TV

Get all the apps you need to create the Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018 and get them all in one place.  Here at KodiAmerica.com, I am always looking to make things easier for my readers as well as more convenient for my own streaming device installs.  If I don’t like a program or method of getting what I want quickly, I will always try to find a better method.  If I find a method I like…

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Working Kodi Leia 18.0 jailbreak using Wonderbox.tv Media Center on Fire TV Devices

Working Kodi Leia 18.0 jailbreak using Wonderbox.tv Media Center on Fire TV Devices

I have done a couple articles in the past about Kodi’s latest version 18.0 called Leia.  But Kodi 18.0 Leia has only been officially released as an Alpha version.  This means that there are still some major developments that need to be made to make it ready for a full release.  Learn how to install the Alpha version of Kodi 18.0 Leia in my article How to Install the Kodi 18 “Leia” Beta. An Alpha version…

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How to Jailbreak and Side-Load Apps on Amazon Fire TV Devices Using adbLink

How to Jailbreak and Side-Load Apps on Amazon Fire TV Devices Using adbLink

There are a few tools you can use to jailbreak your Amazon Fire TV devices.  Any of you that have a little experience side-loading apps onto your Fire TV device will most likely be familiar with the Downloader App for Amazon Fire TV.  This is an awesome method to get an app installed without having to use a computer.  This is a good method for installing the occasional app, but to me it can be…

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(Solved) No available free space on disk – Popcorn Time on Fire Stick

(Solved) No available free space on disk – Popcorn Time on Fire Stick

If you are a user of Popcorn Time on your Fire TV Stick, you may, at times, see a message that there is no available free space on the disk.  I usually see this when I change the dubbing to Spanish for some reason.  In any case, the problem stems from the fact that the Fire TV Stick has limited memory resources to handle the large file sizes that Popcorn Time is dealing with. The…

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How to Install Exodus 2018 on Kodi. It’s Back and Better Than Ever!

How to Install Exodus 2018 on Kodi.  It’s Back and Better Than Ever!

Exodus continues to be the most popular third-party add-on for Kodi in spite of the numerous forks that claim to be better.  Exodus forks such as Covenant, Placenta, Neptune Rising claim to offer an improved experience over the original Exodus, but that hasn’t kept Exodus from staying on top.  The development of Exodus was abandoned by the original developers and that looked like the end of the road for this awesome Kodi Add-on.  But a…

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AT&T’s New WatchTV Streaming Service VS IPTV on Amazon Fire Stick

AT&T’s New WatchTV Streaming Service VS IPTV on Amazon Fire Stick

AT&T’s New WatchTV Streaming Service VS IPTV on Amazon Fire Stick AT&T WatchTV Streaming Service The first big announcement to come from AT&T since their monumental acquisition of Time Warner is that they will be offering a new, second streaming service that is less expensive than their already existing DirecTV Now product.  The new offering will be called WatchTV and it will be rolling out next week.  WatchTV offers AT&T customers 31 channels with a…

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Use Terrarium TV to watch Ant-Man and the Wasp without Kodi

Use Terrarium TV to watch Ant-Man and the Wasp without Kodi

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” looks to be another huge blockbuster for Marvel Studios.  It seems the hits never stop coming.  I saw the previews for it when I was at the theater watching Deadpool 2.  Yes, I go to the theater!  Someone has to get the studios paid for all these great movies.  So, as always, I encourage you to go see Ant-Man and the Wasp in your local theater. From the Marvel Cinematic Universe…

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How to get Free IPTV on Amazon Fire TV or Stick

How to get Free IPTV on Amazon Fire TV or Stick

How to get Free IPTV on Amazon Fire TV or Stick IPTV providers are everywhere.  Some are very low-key and inexpensive.  Some are big and not so inexpensive, but still a good value considering the amount of content they offer.  One of the biggest players in the IPTV market is Set TV.  We highly recommend Set TV and is one of the recommended apps for our Ultimate Amazon Fire Stick streaming setup. However, Set TV…

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Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer in 4K on BBC iPlayer with a VPN There are a few good places to watch Live FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018.  I already wrote an article to show you how to use Mobdro to watch it on your Fire TV or Fire Stick.  Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 LIVE for FREE on Fire TV Devices.  But if you want the ultimate in high-definition football action, then the BBC is…

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Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More

Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More

Best VPN Services for Streaming Kodi, Terrarium TV, Popcorn Time and More There are lots of options to choose from these days when it comes to streaming media on your jailbroken Amazon Fire TV or Fire Stick.  Most people are familiar with Kodi, and when they think of free movies and tv series, they usually mention Kodi with add-ons such as Exodus, Placenta, Covenant or Neptune Rising.  But there are some great alternatives that some people…

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How to Install MX Player on Amazon Fire TV with Apps2Fire

How to Install MX Player on Amazon Fire TV with Apps2Fire

How to Install MX Player on Amazon Fire TV with Apps2Fire MX Player is a free media player for Android and is the best choice if you are using Terrarium TV to stream movies and TV shows.  If you don’t already have Terrarium TV installed, you can follow our tutorial How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick.  Also, don’t forget to check out our Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018 for other great apps to keep…

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Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 LIVE for FREE on Fire TV Devices

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 LIVE for FREE on Fire TV Devices

Watch FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 LIVE for FREE on Fire TV Devices FIFA World Cup Soccer 2018 is one of the world’s most-watched event.  Teams from all every corner of the earth square off for a tournament that is without equal in the sporting world.  Despite the inability of the US team to qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2018 tournament, Fox Sports has decided to air a record number of FIFA World Cup…

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How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Popcorn Time on Fire TV Devices Popcorn Time is a stand-alone application that is available for Android, Windows, iOS, Mac, and Linux operating systems.  It has been around for a while but hasn’t been quite compatible with the Amazon Fire TV devices.  But we have found that the latest version is a lot more friendly to use on the Fire TV than it used to be.  So, this prompted us to create…

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How to Watch Black Panther on Terrarium TV

How to Watch Black Panther on Terrarium TV

How to Watch Black Panther on Terrarium TV One of the hottest movies of the year, Marvel Studios Black Panther is an enormous hit. We urge you go to the movie theater to see it on the big screen.  We encourage that you go to the theater so that those guys get paid and Marvel Studios can continue to provide us with blockbusters such as Black Panther, Deadpool 2, Avengers: Infinity War and all the…

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How to Watch Avengers: Infinity War on Terrarium TV

How to Watch Avengers: Infinity War on Terrarium TV

How to Watch Avengers: Infinity War on Terrarium TV Marvel Studios keeps pumping out the hits, and Avengers: Infinity War is no exception to the rule.  The latest chapter in the ongoing Avengers series will not disappoint.   As the Avengers and their allies continue to protect the world from enemies too large for any single superhero to handle, a new danger emerges from the shadows: Thanos. An intergalactic despot that will stop at nothing to…

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How to Install Mobdro on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Install Mobdro on Amazon Fire TV Devices

How to Install Mobdro on Amazon Fire TV Devices Mobdro is the most solid free IPTV solution.  It’s not just an IPTV application.  It constantly searches the Internet for all kinds of live streams and presents them to you in a slick, easy-to-use interface.  There are tons of live streams from all over the world, as well as on-demand streams from hundreds of different sources. We chose Mobdro as one of our Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming…

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How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices

How to Install Morpheus TV on Fire TV Devices Morpheus TV is a stand-alone app for Android that is designed to stream movies and TV shows.  Morpheus TV has a lot of great features and a nice, simple interface.  When installed on your fire stick along with the other apps we recommend in our article Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018.  In that article, we show you how to install a few very powerful applications on…

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How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick

How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick

How to Install Terrarium TV (ad-free) on Fire Stick UPDATED:  Terrarium TV had a few problems and its future was uncertain.  But now it’s back!  Check out the following tutorial for updated installation instructions. (SOLVED) Terrarium TV Not Working + Jailbreak App Vault Thank you for reading, and happy streaming! We wanted to shift gears a little bit and start talking about some other streaming software that we believe should be on every streaming media device. …

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Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018

Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018

Ultimate Fire Stick Streaming Setup 2018 Kodi is undoubtedly the most popular and well-known application for streaming media.  Some people refer to installing Kodi on a Fire TV as jailbreaking.  While it is not currently possible to truly jailbreak the Amazon Fire TV Stick or Fire TV, you can certainly install Kodi without jailbreaking per se.  Millions of people use Kodi for every type of media. Due to the sheer number of add-ons that are…

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How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch the NBA Playoffs 2018 on Kodi The 2018 NBA Playoffs kick off this weekend with a series of first-round matchups. 16 teams are competing for the Larry O’Brien Trophy. But only the best teams will emerge in these best-of-seven showdowns.  Using Kodi to watch the NBA Playoffs is easy.  Most Kodi users already have add-ons installed that will allow them to watch this tournament live. The Golden State Warriors are the favorites to…

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How To Install Neptune Rising on Kodi

How To Install Neptune Rising on Kodi

How To Install Neptune Rising on Kodi Neptune Rising is one of the top Covenant forks available for Kodi. It is right up at the top of the list along with Placenta.  Placenta seems to be having a few problems as of late, so we have started using Neptune Rising with great success.  Both of these add-ons are offshoots of the same code and share much of the same menu structure.  However, Neptune Rising uses…

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What is Kodi?

What is Kodi?

What is Kodi? In a Nut Shell Kodi is used by millions of people all over the world to enjoy streaming content of all sorts.  Many people buy Android boxes or Fire Sticks with the express intent of installing Kodi.  But there are many people that are still on the fence about cutting their cable or streaming free movies and TV shows.  Many of those just don’t understand what Kodi is or how it can…

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How to Watch Kodi on Roku

How to Watch Kodi on Roku

  What is Kodi? Kodi is the most popular media center software in the world.  It is 100% legal and open source.  Anyone can write a Kodi Add-On or modify the Kodi software to meet their own needs.  This makes it a VERY versatile platform for streaming all kinds of digital media.  There are add-ons that let you watch live television in the form of IPTV.  There are other add-ons, such as Placenta that allow…

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How to Install Placenta on Kodi

How to Install Placenta on Kodi

How to Install Placenta on Kodi For years, the predominant video streaming add-on for Kodi was Exodus.  Exodus dominated.  With tons of great providers and a simple to use interface, there really was no other add-on that came close.  Those that still use Exodus know that it still works to this day.  It’s just not that great anymore.  Luckily, Exodus didn’t just die, it split off into tons of other great add-ons.  We call those…

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How to Update No Limits Build on Kodi

How to Update No Limits Build on Kodi

How to Update No Limits Build on Kodi No Limits Builds continues to be our favorite build available for Kodi.  No Limits Build comes with all the best Kodi Add-Ons pre-installed, so you don’t have to spend the time hunting around for all the Add-Ons individually.  Many of the repos that you need to install some of the Add-Ons are flaky at best, and often they move around.  Following online tutorials is difficult as well because…

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Google Blocking Play Store on Fire TV Devices – How to Keep Using the Play Store on Fire TV

Google Blocking Play Store on Fire TV Devices – How to Keep Using the Play Store on Fire TV

The war between Amazon and Google is heating up and it could affect anyone that is running Android on a device that is not certified by Google.  The two have been at war ever since Amazon stopped listing Chromecast, Apple TV, and other devices that directly compete with Amazon’s Video Streaming service.  Unfortunately, that means all devices that run Amazon’s Fire OS.  This includes devices such as Amazon Fire Tablets and Amazon Fire TV and…

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WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania 24 Schedule

WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania 24 Schedule

WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania 24 Schedule WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania 24 in New Orleans is officially underway.  The list of events is huge, and you won’t want to miss a second of this insane action.  This event makes up some of the most popular Pay Per View events every year and this year will only be bigger.  We hope you are able to get these events on PPV.  People need to get paid…

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How to Cast Kodi to Google Chromecast with a PC

How to Cast Kodi to Google Chromecast with a PC

How to Cast Kodi to Google Chromecast with a PC Google Chromecast is a great device.  It doesn’t really give you the capability of installing Kodi.  Its strong suit is that it is geared to receive instructions and streams from other devices.  This is particularly advantageous for those that want to stream Kodi, but don’t have a streaming media device such as the Amazon Fire Stick or Fire TV. There are a few methods that…

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Top Android Streaming Media Devices of 2018

Top Android Streaming Media Devices of 2018

There are a LOT of choices when it comes to Android Media Devices.  Whether it be a cheap no-name Chinese box that you can buy on Ebay, or a high end box like the SkyStream TWO Streaming Media Player.  If you are just starting out with streaming media devices, it can be confusing. In this article we are going to go over some of the choices available, and offer up our suggestions.   An Android Streaming Media…

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How to Stream Shared Content using Plex Media Server

How to Stream Shared Content using Plex Media Server

Streaming Video on Kodi is not the only option for enjoying Movies and TV Shows on the Internet.  Plex Media Server has been around for a long time.  It is a slick and stable platform for managing and accessing your content.  Many Network Attached Storage devices or NAS devices offer Plex Media Server out of the box.  If your movie library is primarily digital, then Plex is the way to go.  Plex offers client software…

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How to Install the Kodi 18 Leia Beta

How to Install the Kodi 18 Leia Beta

Kodi is hot.  The development team that brings us the software we know as Kodi are continuously working to improve our experience with streaming media.  Things have really come a long way, and Kodi Version 17.6 “Krypton” was announced to be the last point release of Version 17.  That was outstanding news to those hardcore Kodi enthusiasts out there.  That could only mean one thing. Version 18 was on the way.  They were right.  The recent release…

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How to Watch Coco on Kodi

How to Watch Coco on Kodi

One of the hottest animated movies so far this year, Coco is a must-see for kids and adults alike.  Coco is the first-ever motion picture with a multi million dollar budget to ever feature a completely Latino cast.  This fantastic animation is set in Mexico during the celebration Dia de Muertos, or Day of the Dead.  In the fictitious town of Santa Cecilia, Mexico, a young boy named Miguel, growing up in a household where music is forbidden,…

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Net Neutrality Repeal – A VPN is Essential for Privacy

Net Neutrality Repeal – A VPN is Essential for Privacy

I wanted to write about something that we hear about a lot on the news, but, perhaps, is not well understood by the general public.  Net Neutrality. Net neutrality is the principle that says that governments should mandate that Internet Service Providers treat all data on the Internet the same.  They should not discriminate or charge different prices based on user, content, website, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method of communication. For instance, under these principles, Internet Service Providers are unable…

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How to Build a HTPC with Raspberry Pi

How to Build a HTPC with Raspberry Pi

Generally when you think of Kodi Media Center, you think of Amazon Fire TV Stick or Amazon Fire TV.  While these are wildly popular platforms for running Kodi, they lack the full functionality of a Home Theater PC or HTPC.  An HTPC runs a full blown operating system, usually Windows or Linux.  Then Kodi is installed as an application on that operating system.  The popularity of the Fire TV Stick is mainly due to the…

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How to Listen to Live Radio on Kodi

How to Listen to Live Radio on Kodi

Everyone thinks of Streaming Movies and Streaming Video when they think of Kodi.  But Kodi is a media center with great selection of Streaming Music Kodi Add-Ons.  One of our favorites is TuneIn Radio.  TuneIn Radio is available as an App or Addon for Android, Windows and OSX as well as directly via their Website.  TuneIn Radio is a Live Radio App.  You can find streaming stations from all over the world, and even from…

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How to Watch NCAA March Madness 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch NCAA March Madness 2018 on Kodi

NCAA March Madness 2018 is always a huge sporting event. Selection Sunday will take place on March 11th this year. That is when the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee reveals which 68 teams have made the cut for the 2018 basketball championships. Kodi is an especially good way to see the NCAA March Madness 2018.  Lots of different Kodi Add-Ons are available for you to watch the NCAA March Madness 2018, but for this tutorial we are going to…

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How to Remove Openload Stream Authorization on Kodi

How to Remove Openload Stream Authorization on Kodi

A lot of the Streaming Video Add-ons in Kodi use Openload links to provide their content.  The problem with that is that you need to pair your Fire TV Stick or other Streaming Media Device with Openload using your Internet browser.  This can get a little bit inconvenient because the pairing only lasts 4 hours.  Makes movie night a little more challenging.  But there is a solution to the problem.  You can just go in…

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How to Watch Live News on Kodi

How to Watch Live News on Kodi

Some people like watching Movies, and some watch a lot of TV Shows.  But sometimes we need to watch the news.  Real news, fake news, good news, bad news. We need news.  Whatever sources you use to get your information, that’s up to you.  But there are many Network News streams on Kodi.  There are also many apps to serve that content out to you.  One of our favorite Kodi Add-Ons is cCloud.  Honestly, I…

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How to Watch Black Panther on Kodi

How to Watch Black Panther on Kodi

One of the hottest movies of the year, Marvel Studios Black Panther appears to be a huge hit.  We hope you go to the movie theater to see it on the big screen.  In fact, we encourage that you go to the theater so that those guys get paid.  That being said, we know there are a lot of people that won’t go to the theater.  For those that want to stream Black Panther online…

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How to Watch NBA All-Star Weekend 2018 on Kodi

How to Watch NBA All-Star Weekend 2018 on Kodi

This year’s NBA All-Star Weekend 2018 starts on Friday the 16th of February and goes until Sunday the 18th . It includes lots of activities like The Three Point Challenge and The Slam Dunk Contest. But the most anticipated event of the weekend is the NBA All-Star Game 2018.  This year, East will meet West with all the excitement you are expecting. Kodi is an especially good way to see the NBA All-Star Game 2018.  Lots…

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How to Watch XXX Content on Kodi

How to Watch XXX Content on Kodi

There are a variety of ways to enjoy free XXX Video content on Kodi.  Some of the first Kodi Add-Ons that were created were for viewing Adult Video Content.  Obviously this is a popular subject, and we wanted to show you how to use one of the best Kodi XXX Add-Ons so you can enjoy it, too. In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Video Devil.  This XXX Kodi Add-On has been…

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How to Check your Internet Speed on Fire TV or Fire Stick

How to Check your Internet Speed on Fire TV or Fire Stick

 Install FireDL from the Amazon Store From FireDL, download Mouse Toggle by using the 300008 shortcode Run Mouse Toggle and configure it Install Downloader and Aptoide TV from the Amazon Store Aptoide TV is an alternative play store.  It’s good to have! Install SpeedTest.net using Aptoide TV Open SpeedTest.net application To activate the mouse pointer, double-click the Play button on the remote control Use the mouse pointer to click the Begin Test button Now that…

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How to Watch WWE on Kodi

How to Watch WWE on Kodi

WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania 24 is well underway!  Don’t miss out on a minute of your favorite wrestling event.  Most any sporting event that is being televised somewhere is available for streaming on one of the great Kodi Sports Add-Ons that are available.  We are going to talk about wrestling in this tutorial.  Specifically WWE. This is undoubtedly one of the most watched sports in the world, and you can get in on the…

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How to Watch the Olympics on Kodi

How to Watch the Olympics on Kodi

The Olympics are here! Don’t miss out on any of your favorite events.  Most any contest that is being televised somewhere is available for streaming on one of the great Kodi Sports Add-Ons that are available.  The Kodi Sports Add-On mentioned in this tutorial is available on most every good Kodi Build.  Check out our list of the Top Kodi Builds of 2018 to get going right away with this add-on. Sports Devil has been around…

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How to Watch World Cup Soccer on Kodi

How to Watch World Cup Soccer on Kodi

Kodi is a great solution for all the sports lovers out there.  And, since there are more soccer fans out there than any other sport, Kodi can be a great resource to help you keep up with all your favorite teams.  Most any match that is being televised somewhere is available for streaming on one of the great Kodi Sports Add-Ons that are available.  All of the Kodi Sports Add-Ons mentioned in this tutorial are…

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How to Enable Subtitles in Exodus

How to Enable Subtitles in Exodus

There are a lot of reasons to use subtitles when you are streaming media using Kodi.  You might just want to watch a movie with the sound muted.  You might be hearing impaired, or you might not speak the language that the movie is in.  Whatever your reason, it’s very easy to enable subtitles in Exodus. This tutorial is not specific to Exodus.  All Exodus forks generally have the same menus, so this how-to can…

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How to Access Spanish Content on Kodi

How to Access Spanish Content on Kodi

Kodi allows you to stream movies and TV shows on your Fire TV or Fire Stick, as well as Android, Windows and Linux.  But many of our readers live in Spanish speaking countries and want to enable subtitles or Spanish audio to watch these streams in their native language. This tutorial will show you how to enable Spanish subtitles and audio in Exodus.  This tutorial works in all forks of Exodus, including Covenant and Placenta. …

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Top Kodi Builds for 2018

Top Kodi Builds for 2018

Kodi is a great framework for an awesome streaming entertainment system.  Whether you use it on your Fire TV or Fire Stick, an Android box, Linux or Windows, it’s always a solid solution.  But, sometimes it can be frustrating to configure everything.  Why doesn’t your Kodi look as good as your neighbor’s?  Well, the answer is that he probably installed a BUILD.  Builds are preconfigured installations of Kodi that you can download and install for…

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How to Install Misfit Mods Lite on Kodi

How to Install Misfit Mods Lite on Kodi

Misfits Mod Lite Build is another one of our favorites.  With a slick interface and a wide range of preinstalled add-ons, it will fit the bill for most everyone.  It includes add-ons for Live TV, Movies, TV Shows, Sports and Music.  Lots of video sections with sub-categories makes it easy to find and enjoy content.  We think this build is one of the best all-in-one solutions available. Open Kodi Click on the little gear icon…

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How to Install No Limits Build on Kodi

How to Install No Limits Build on Kodi

There are a lot of apps out there.  Sometimes it can be confusing and frustrating trying to find a repository that is alive and has them.  Well, there is an answer.  By far the simplest solution is to install No Limits build. No Limits build is a complete package that includes all of the most popular add-ons and repositories.  With one easy installation, you can have the add-ons you want, without having to search and…

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Top Kodi Add-Ons for 2018

Top Kodi Add-Ons for 2018

Kodi doesn’t have much functionality out of the box.  But, it’s a great platform for installing all sorts of add-ons that can unlock the full potential of Kodi.  There are apps for on-demand movies and TV programs, live TV, sports and other online streaming content.  We wanted to put a list together of our favorite apps.  Keep in mind that the repositories for these apps sometimes come and go.  If you want to install most…

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How to Install RealDebrid in Kodi

How to Install RealDebrid in Kodi

In this tutorial we will show you how to install the most popular unlimited downloader available.  With an unlimited downloader, you aren’t limited by slow download speeds from web streaming services.  Download or stream at the full capacity of your Internet connection. Open Kodi and click the Settings button. System settings Click on Basic at the bottom of the left menu. Keep clicking on Basic until it says Advanced Click Add-ons Click on Manage Dependencies Click URL Resolver Click Configure Click Universal…

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How to Install the Ares Wizard in Kodi

How to Install the Ares Wizard in Kodi

The Ares Wizard is a great tool to help you perform many important maintenance tasks for your Kodi installation.  Make sure you perform the steps in our guide on How to Reduce Buffering on Kodi Open Kodi Click on the little gear icon at the top Click File Manager Click Add Source Click where it says <None> Type in http://androidaba.com/addons/ and click OK Name it Ares Wizard and click OK Make sure everything looks right and click OK Go back…

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How to Reduce Buffering on Kodi

How to Reduce Buffering on Kodi

In this article we will show you various methods to reduce or eliminate buffering in Kodi. I think every user has experienced buffering in Kodi.  Kodi tries it’s best to overcome slowdowns in your Internet connection by buffering.  And, really, buffering is your friend.  Think of it as a shock absorber in your car.  The shock absorber is a buffer.  When you are driving and hit a bump, the shock absorber buffers the movement of…

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How to Install Sports Devil in Kodi

How to Install Sports Devil in Kodi

No Kodi installation would be complete without Sports Devil.  Sports Devil allows you to access live sports from around the world.  No matter your favorite sport, you are sure to find and stream all your favorite events.  This tutorial will show you how to install Sports Devil on Kodi 17.6 Krypton. Open Kodi Click on the little gear icon at the top Click File Manager Click Add Source Click where it says “None“ Type the following:  http://kdil.co/repo and…

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How to Install Covenant in Kodi

How to Install Covenant in Kodi

Covenant is a fork of the wildly popular Exodus add-on.  It is the official fork and is essential if you want to stream movies and tv shows.  Exodus has been discontinued for all intents and purposes, so, if you are currently using Exodus, we recommend switching over to Covenant. Open Kodi Click on the little gear icon at the top Click File Manager Click Add Source Click where it says “None“ Type the following:  http://archive.org/download/repository.xvbmc and click Done…

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What is a VPN? Why do I need it?

What is a VPN?  Why do I need it?

A VPN, or Virtual Private Network is a means of encrypting your Internet traffic before sending it out, and decrypting it again on the other end. Preventing anyone in the middle from being able to see what that traffic consists of. Think of it as a pipe inside a pipe. The ISP owns the outside pipe. They can see what is running through that pipe. But you own the inside pipe. So, all the ISP…

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How To Install IPVanish VPN on Fire Stick or Fire TV

How To Install IPVanish VPN on Fire Stick or Fire TV

*** THE IPVANISH APP WILL NOT WORK ON THE FIRST GENERATION FIRE STICK. YOU MUST HAVE THE SECOND GENERATION WITH THE ALEXA VOICE REMOTE *** The following is required for IPVanish VPN to work with the Amazon Fire TV or Amazon Fire Stick: A secure IPVanish VPN connection (Don’t have one? Sign up here for a special 57% discount!) An internet connection Amazon Fire TV or Amazon 2nd Generation Fire Stick with Alexa Voice Remote IPVanish Amazon Application Install 1….

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How to Install Kodi on Android

How to Install Kodi on Android

Installing Kodi on your Android device is easy and unlocks the potential for streaming all your favorite movies, TV shows and sports programming. Previously, Kodi was only available for media center devices such as computers or gaming consoles.  But now, Kodi is available for installation on almost any platform or operating system.  Whether you have a game console, a Linux PC, a Windows PC, a Mac, or an Android phone or tablet, its easy to…

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How to Install Kodi on Windows

How to Install Kodi on Windows

There are two methods to install Kodi on Windows.  First, you can download Kodi directly from the official Kodi website and install it there.  But, recently, Kodi has been made available in the Microsoft Store.  Installing from the Microsoft Store ensures that Kodi will always be updated to the latest version automatically.  This tutorial covers both methods. Install Kodi on Windows by downloading Kodi from the official Kodi website. First, open your Web Browser and…

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How to install Kodi on Fire TV or Fire Stick

How to install Kodi on Fire TV or Fire Stick

This tutorial will give you step-by-step instructions for installing Kodi on your Fire TV or Fire Stick.  The Amazon Fire devices are some of the most popular devices for running Kodi.   Scroll across the top menu and select Settings Select Device  Select Developer Options  Select Apps from Unknown Sources, and, if it is turned off, click it once to turn it on.  A word of caution:  Allowing installation of third-party applications can be a…

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How to Install Kodi on Linux

How to Install Kodi on Linux

Kodi will run on just about any device with most any operating system.  This has made Kodi the outrageous success that it is.  Many times, Linux users are left out in the cold when it comes to some of the cooler software.  But not so with Kodi.  This install guide will show you how to install Kodi on Linux.  In this tutorial we will be using Linux Mint, but the installation instructions should be the…

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