Home Media Networks' Home Media Centre Software Beats Download Threshold and Gains Market Share Majority

Home Media Networks Ltd, developer of network -capable home entertainment software, today announces that its award winning software home media center - ShowShifter - now boasts over 500,000 users. ShowShifter's popularity is rising, with it currently being downloaded at an all -time -high rate of 1,000 copies per day, 30,000 a month, buoyed by the recent release of Version 3.0 and a digital version, ShowShifter DVB.

ShowShifter, allows users to watch, record and time -shift (pause) TV, play DVD videos and listen to radio, CDs and MP3 music files all through one interface, providing a unique entertainment experience. The ability to control ShowShifter with a remote control and its unique Farview interface enables the consumer to use the product from anywhere in the room, as with conventional home entertainment products. ShowShifter is available from £33.33 ($59.99) from

Through extensive international ecommerce distribution, OEM deals with HP and Elite Group and buoyed by its bundling with DivX Pro and association with AMD's Athlon 64 processor, ShowShifter is becoming the home media center of choice for those wanting to turn their everyday PC into the home entertainment hub of the future.

"Global demand for ShowShifter has exceeded all our expectations, and is growing," enthused Home Media Networks CEO, John Croft. "Through our strategic alliances, increased awareness of media center capabilities in the home networking space and general word -of -mouth amongst the early adopter community, ShowShifter has gained immense popularity."

About Home Media Networks Ltd
Home Media Networks Ltd is a company focused on the fast growing digital entertainment sector, producing software that runs on standard PC platforms to allow the user to watch, record and pause TV, play DVDs, and listen to radio, CDs and MP3 music files. Its solution, ShowShifter, allows the user to pause a TV show to be replayed later and can be controlled remotely using a standard infrared remote control. Through unique FarView technology interaction works equally well close up or at a distance from the screen. ShowShifter is a replacement for TV, VCR, DVD and CD players in a traditional household, thus introducing numerous cost savings for the consumer. Home Media Networks Ltd is headquartered in Edinburgh, UK.
ShowShifter can be downloaded from

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Review copies, interviews, screen shots and information on Home Media Networks products are available from Martin Brindley and Sarah Henderson at MCC International.

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