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Streaming from XBMC to your Xoom
If you have a media server in the home and are already using XBMC at your entertainment center to stream your movies on demand, then you probably want to have the same capabilities with your Xoom. I don't expect a honeycomb build of XBMC any time soon, but I have found an an acceptable work around in the mean time.
You will need to install XBMC on your file server and enable UPNP. Then install Upnplay from the android market, and rock player lite. You should be able to see the XBMC server from Upnplay and connect to it. Voila! Now you can navigate the XBMC directory structure and stream your movies, just select rock player lite as your default media player when asked. If you want thumbnails you can enable that in the Upnplay settings as well.
Keep in mind, only xvid dvdrip quality encodes will stream, as high rate HD mkv encodes are to choppy even over the xooms n wireless chip.
Hope it helps.