Archive | March, 2012

Fanless Radeon HD 7750, Whisper Quite Gaming

Posted on 31 March 2012 by Peter Backx

When it comes to video cards in your home-built PVR, you usually have to choose between performance and noise. Not so with the fanless Sapphire HD 7750. Read overclockers review of the Sapphire HD 7750 Ultimate for the full details.
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Useful Resources: HDTV Magazine Podcast

Posted on 30 March 2012 by Peter Backx

If you can’t get enough of your HDTV and related equipment, you’re going to love the HDTV Magazine Podcast. Recently, they did episodes on topics such as the previously mentioned Simple.tv, Google Play (Android PVRs) and whether or not it’s worth cutting “the cord”.
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XBMC 11.0 is Here, Start Jailbreaking Your iDevices

Posted on 28 March 2012 by Peter Backx

The latest 11.0 version of XBMC is available for download. Except for making an already great product even better, the big news is full support for many Apple devices.
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DLNA & UPnP Control From Your Mobile

Posted on 26 March 2012 by Peter Backx

Lifehacker’s guide is a great overview of how you can use DLNA and UPnP. It’s as simple as installing the right app on your smartphone and you’ve got full control over your media and playback on all your devices.
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Simple.tv DVR, Just Add Hard Drive

Posted on 24 March 2012 by Peter Backx

Simple.tv is a ready-made DVR build for watching and recording free over-the-air TV. It does not include a hard disc. The idea is that you get to decide how much you want to record and store. It’s a beautiful device with an HTML5 app that allows you to watch from anywhere.
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New Samsung HDTV Is Watching You

Posted on 22 March 2012 by

Samsung’s latest and greatest HDTVs have so many on board fanciness that they require a privacy policy.
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ASRock shows of 3D HTPC systems

Posted on 21 March 2012 by

Undoubtedly inspired by the Mac Mini, ASRock presents its new range of Vision 3D machines.
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End of standalone Boxee software announced

Posted on 10 March 2012 by

Boxee focuses on Box, looses DIY crowd
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