Kodi Media Center

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Description of App: 

Kodi™ (formerly known as XBMC™) is an award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media center for playing videos, music, pictures, games, and more. Kodi runs on Linux, OS X, Windows, iOS, and Android, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls. It allows users to play and view most videos, music, podcasts, and other digital media files from local and network storage media and the internet.

Version: 

14

Free or Paid: 

Free

Version Of macOS App Was Tested On: 

10.10.4

Accessibility Comments: 

fully accessible with this screen reader Addon, which is located at:
http://ruuk.github.io/service.xbmc.tts/
To install, download the repository and Addon from the site above. Note: Look under "advanced". Once downloaded, press CMD-SHFT-G and type the following, after opening Kodi for the first time:
~/library/Application Support/Kodi/addons
Extract the two zip files and paste the contents into this folder. Congratulations, you now have a talking, accessible Kodi!

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

I struggle with the usability, as it's not technically VoiceOver doing the work here, is an add-on using the System Voice. Still, I hope that is reasonable enough.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

KodiTV