Archive | May, 2006

Tom’s Hardware Reviews SageTV 4.1

Posted on 04 May 2006 by

Tom’s Hardware reviews SageTV 4.1

Some interesting discussion in the byopvr forum regarding the review Not everyone agrees with the reviewer’s findings.

SnapStream Builds Mac Mini “SnApple” PVR

Posted on 03 May 2006 by

SnapStream has posted another cool DIY PVR project to their SnapStream Community Articles section… SnApple PVR: Apple’s Mac mini and SnapStream’s Firefly Mini together at last

g808 started a discussion about the intel Mac Mini BeyondTV project over in the forum

While we are on topic, don’t forget to enter the SnapStream/BYOPVR giveaway,

Also of similiar interest is byopvr forum member SuperG’s Mac Mini PVR project

Giveaway: BeyondTV, Beyond Media, & FireFly Mini Remote!

Posted on 01 May 2006 by

This particular giveaway is closed, no new entries will be accepted: A winner will be drawn and announced shortly

The SnapStream Store is sponsoring a giveaway of SnapStream’s Beyond TV + Beyond Media + Firefly Mini bundle* & a copy of Beyond TV Link

This would be a great prize for anyone that already has a TV tuner card and wants to upgrade their software and remote control.

How To Enter:

1. Visit the SnapStream Store main page. Study it. There’s a quiz in step 2!

2. Find the answer to the following question: “If you place your order from the SnapStream Store before this time, your order will get shipped out the same day. What’s the SnapStream Store’s daily shipping cut-off?”

3. Send a forum private message to user giveaway with the answer to the question posed in step 2.

This contest ends at Midnight Eastern Time on May 14th 2006. You must be a Registered member of the byopvr forum to participate in this giveaway. This giveaway is limited to participants in the United States and Canada.

Also see the official giveaway forum thread.

* Note: the link goes to a bundle with the regular RF Firefly, the prize bundle actually includes the new IR based Firefly Mini instead.

This particular giveaway is closed, no new entries will be accepted: A winner will be drawn and announced shortly