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This refers to one of two things; A colloquial term to refer to your computer that runs MythTV (usually a combined front-end/back-end). This stems from the common (among geeks, at least) practice of calling a computer a "box". Example: "I just added more ram to my Mythbox."

A python script for XBMC which provides a small subset of frontend functionality. MythBox provides a user interface to MythTV recordings and television as an extension to the popular XBMC ( media software (