Two great posts about wireless

Saw two good articles on wireless and decided to share them.  One is about the new Wireless 802.11 AC protocol which promises gigabit connection speeds. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/wi-fi-802.11ac-router,3386.html The other is “Why your Wi-Fi sucks, and what to do about it” which details common connection and speed problems, why they’re happening and what you can attempt to […]

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Google’s Home Entertainment System

http://www.tomsguide.com/us/Android-Home-Google-I-O-android-Project-Tungsten-Google-Music,news-14142.html   An FCC filing by Google has brought Project Tungsten back into the spotlight after nearly a year. ZoomNews of Google’s plans for a home entertainment system isn’t really new — the company demonstrated its hopes and dreams last year at Google I/O 2011 during the Day One Keynote. Essentially the company wants consumers to have a network […]

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Media Center Software / Hardware

Popcorn Hour: http://www.popcornhour.com/onlinestore/ XBMC: http://xbmc.org/ PLEX: http://www.plexapp.com/ TVersity: http://tversity.com/ CinemaTube Mini: http://www.brite-view.com/cinemago.php Logitech Revue: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0040QE98O/ref=olp_product_details?ie=UTF8&me=&seller= Boxee: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0038JE07O And of course there’s always the PS3, Xbox, and many others.  These are just the most popular right now. There’s also apps like iMediaShare for Android that allow you to play media on your smartphone from any DLNA media server (I like http://code.google.com/p/ps3mediaserver/ personally). I’ll be adding […]

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