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  1. Western Digital adds WiFi to its Live Media Player

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    Media streamers which allow users to stream video from their personal computer to their television have been a big hit among Digital Home readers over the last few years. Perhaps the most popular and most talked about media extender was the WD TV Live media player from Western Digital. Today...
  2. NAD C 446 Digital Media Player arrives in Canada

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    Lenbrook, distributors of NAD products in Canada, has announced the NAD C 446 Digital Media Player is now available in Canada. The Media players enables owners to stream AM/FM radio, internet radio or music from a networked computer, hard drive, Apple or Android smartphone to their home theatre...
  3. Boxee Box now supports Netflix in Canada

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    D-Link and Boxee have announced the Boxee Box now supports Netflix in Canada. Boxee Box is a digital media extender made by D-Link which runs Boxee a popular PC, Mac, and Linux media center program that lets users stream TV shows and movies from their computer or the internet to their...
  4. Content Protection in Windows Vista Media Center

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    I'll start this post by saying I'm slightly annoyed by this, if my assumption is correct. I use Vista Media Center and XBOX360 extenders (rather than pay my provider (Sasktel) $10 a month for PVR service). The other night, my Media Center recorded an episode of "House". I have a bunch of...
  5. Boxee Box available on November 17th

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    At CES 2010 in Las Vegas, D-Link introduced Boxee Box, a digital media extender which runs Boxee a popular PC, Mac, and Linux media center program that lets users watch popular TV shows and movies. This week, D-Link said the device will begin shipping on November 10th and should in stores by...
  6. Apple TV sales top 250,000 units

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    During a fiscal earnings call earlier this week, Apple CEO Steve Jobs earlier this week noted that the new Apple TV has sold more than 250,00 units since it went on sale in September. The slimmed down device, which sells for $119 in Canada, gives users in Canada the the ability to rent HD...
  7. Wolfgang’s Vault streaming music service now on Sonos

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, and Wolfgang’s Vault, a premium music streaming service this week announced an agreement that will make the streaming service available to Sonos users. I signed up for the trial today.
  8. Wolfgang's Vault streaming music service now on Sonos

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    Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, and Wolfgang's Vault, a premium music streaming service this week announced an agreement that will make the streaming service available to Sonos users. Wolfgang's Vault features an online collection of over 3,500 live concert recordings...
  9. Google and Intel working on Google TV

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    The New York Times this week is reporting that Google and Intel have been working companies such as Logitech and Sony for an initiative called Google TV which would develop a new generation of televisions and set-top boxes. The newspaper reports that Google intends to develop an open TV...
  10. D-Link announces the Boxee Box

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    At CES 2010 in Las Vegas, D-Link has introduced the new Boxee Box, winner of the CES Best of Innovations award in the Home Entertainment category. The Boxee Box is a digital media extender which runs Boxee a popular PC, Mac, and Linux media center program that lets users watch popular TV shows...
  11. Windows Media Center Help

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    Hey everyone, I'm wondering if anyone can give me some advice. I am looking to convert my house over to Windows Media Center (thought Vista Ultimate). I purchased a couple of Linksys Media Extenders that I will be hooking up to a couple of TVs around the house. The only thing I need now is...
  12. SageTV HD Theater released

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    SageTV this week released SageTV HD Theater, an HD capable networked media player which lets owners stream music, video and photos from your home computer to your HDTV.
  13. HTPC or Media Extender - Which Way To Go?

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    Hi Guys, I’m in the process of "pimping out" (…yes, that is a technical term!) my home theater, which was largely constructed with feedback from these forums, so THANKS! :) I’m putting in a 106” screen with an Epson projector (1080UB), a 46” LCD behind it (so I can still watch TV with the...
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