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Orb Alternatives

Orb is described as 'With Orb, you can MyCast. MyCasting means you are free to create, enjoy and share all your favorite media at anytime and anyplace and on virtually any Internet-connected media player with streaming capabilities (mobile phone, PDA, laptop or other PC)' and is a Music Streaming service in the audio & music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Orb for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Ampache, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Orb are HFS 2 (HTTP File Server), Subsonic, Laragon and netjukebox.

Orb alternatives are mainly Music Streaming Services but may also be Media Servers or Audio Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Orb.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Windows
  • Online
  • Windows Mobile
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • iPad

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  1. Ampache icon

    Ampache is a web based audio streaming application and file manager allowing you to access your music from anywhere, using almost any internet enabled device.

    Screenshot
  2. HFS 2 (HTTP File Server) icon

    HFS 2 (HTTP File Server)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Wine

    You can use HFS (HTTP File Server) to send and receive files.

    Main window for backend


  3. Subsonic icon

    Subsonic

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows Phone
    • Self-Hosted

    Subsonic is a free, web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music and video. Use it to share your music with friends, or to listen to your own music while at work.

    Main Application Window
  4. A lightweight, fast and convenient modern LAMP Server with Redis and Memcached, extremely high performance. Laragon'll turn your computer into a powerful server in a minute so you can host Wordpress, Joomla, Magento, Drupal, and Prestashop quickly and effortlessly.

    Home page with menu deployed
  5. netjukebox icon

    netjukebox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    netjukebox is a web-based media jukebox for MPD, VideoLAN and Winamp/httpQ. It features real-time MP3 streaming from different audio formats. Download single tracks or a whole album in one zip file.

    Login


  6. TVersity icon

    TVersity

    • Windows

    TVersity Media Server is a software package that allows a personal computer to stream content to UPnP devices, such as the Xbox 360, PS3, and Wii, regardless of the codec limitations of the device.

    Graphical User Interface
  7. Gigatribe icon

    Gigatribe

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    [NOTE: new Mac version and Windows beta version 3.5 were released in December 2019]

    Screenshot
  8. FuguHub icon

    FuguHub

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Raspberry Pi

    FuguHub lets you set up and operate your own secure file-sharing site, even if you're not a techie. FuguHub is an easy-to-use server that runs either on your own computer/device or on your own private online cloud/VPS server.

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  9. Sockso icon

    Sockso

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Sockso is a free, open-source, personal music server for everyone! Its designed to be as simple as possible so that anyone with a mouse and some mp3s can get their friends listening to their music across the internet in seconds!

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last commit 4 years ago, lot of issues on their github.

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  10. uShare is a UPnP (TM) A/V & DLNA Media Server. It implements the server component that provides UPnP media devices with information on available multimedia files. uShare uses the built-in http server of libupnp to stream the files to clients.

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