#Amazon last week removed the media centre #Kodi (formerly known as #XBMC) from its Appstore.

The app was removed because of concerns over #piracy, according to reports.

As per Amazon, Kodi can be used to facilitate piracy and illegal downloads of content, which is not allowed on Amazon’s Appstore.

That’s not exactly correct, and in fact, the XBMC Foundation, which is behind Kodi…

Curated from [ Amazon Appstore Removes Kodi (XBMC) Over Piracy Concerns | NDTV Gadgets ](http://gadgets.ndtv.com/apps/news/amazon-appstore-removes-kodi-xbmc-over-piracy-concerns-704918)