kodi media streamer
I've been wanting to try out one of these Raspberry PI kits for a while to setup an instance of Kodi / XBMC to stream movies in my home theater from my file server. I walk through the whole process start to finish.
resourcesCanaKit on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2IESaX
HDMI to VGA on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2EuUuh3
Using Kodi on Raspberry Pi: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/usage/kodi/README.md
update - flirc:
Setting up the FLIRC with an old WD play remote and a quick tour of the theater center.
resourcesFLIRC on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2IESaX
FLIRC download: FLIRC download page