Category5 Technology TV (HD Video)

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Weekly live digital TV show with Robbie Ferguson focused on topics of interest to tech minds. Ask your questions and get live answers. Recipient of 2014 and 2017 Top 100 Tech Podcasters award.

Category5 Technology TV On Episode 513 we failed to demonstrate how to get Category5 working on Kodi thanks to an incompatibility. That's been fixed, so this week we'll tackle Kodi again; a fantastic media center application that supports the Category5 TV Network. Learn where to obtain our channel and how to install and use it. We'll also learn to create social media avatars using the GIMP. Read the complete show notes, comment or rate this episode, view pictures and obtain links from this episode at http://category5.tv/shows/technology/episode/541/ Running time: 1 Hour 6 Minutes 26 Seconds

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