Kodi breaks your add-ons with some major changes to your TV player
The popular player has just announced the public release of its new 19.0 “Matrix” upgrade which has improved playback for music fans and better video quality on platforms such as Windows 10 and Android. Kodi has also revealed a new look with some subtle changes aimed at making the overall user experience a little better.
Kodi users are being treated with some new features and an updated look to their TVs, but that is not all good news, as some additions may be affected by the changes.
Security has also been enhanced by Kodi’s efforts to help keep users safe from “intentional or unintentional” issues.
popular player has just announced the public release of its new 19.0 “Matrix” upgrade which features improved playback for music fans and better video quality on platforms such as Windows 10 and Android.
A full list of new features can be found on the Kodi website, but one thing the team behind the update has revealed is that some add-ons may stop working when users upgrade to Matrix 19.0.
Speaking about the update, Kodi said: “Yes, it’s here! After several iterations of alpha, beta and RC, Team Kodi is pleased to announce that Kodi 19.0 “Matrix” has just been formally released on all supported platforms.”
Via the open source platform and the ability to install add-ons, users can easily find and stream premium content such as sports and movies without paying, which is clearly illegal.
A full list of new features can be found on the Kodi website but one thing the team behind the update has revealed is that some addons might stop working when users upgrade to Matrix 19.0.
“These remarks are a direct and alarming wake-up call for people using illegal feeds,” warned Kieron Sharp, executive director of the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT). “If you use illegal streaming services, you are responsible for your actions and you will be prosecuted. This is not a gray area and it is not worth the risk.”
In the same way, we do not produce hardware – there is no “Kodi Box” provided by us. This is an important fact, as there are many third party hardware vendors out there that supply such boxes, which either come preloaded with Kodi on them or which it can be loaded by the end user. “