The Media Center Show No.154 – Chris Lanier

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I have a great show for you this week, Media Center blogger Chris Lanier returns to the show to talk about the future of Windows Media Center and whether we will ever see Blu-ray support on the Xbox 360. Chris is very passionate about Media Center and has some very interesting opinions.I also have details of a fantastic new competition where you can win a HP HDX Dragon Entertainment Notebook and software, worth over $4500! Listen for details
Plus I have news items and Email.

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Show Times:

00:50 Coming up
01:29 Email – Videos in Media Center
03:44 Adding Recorded TV content from Windows Home Server
04:09 Get a free trial of Big Screen Headlines
04:44 How to get DVD Library on Extenders!
06:00 FUZE Media launch OEM program (see this video for a back ground on FUZE)
06:35 Turning the Mac mini into a Windows Vista Media Center system 
07:15 Consumer Electronics Installer Blog : Installing & Configuring WebGuide
08:10 Vista Media Center TCP/IP Controller
10:26 Entries close for the Ultimate Install competition, picture gallery stays open
11:00 Win 1 of 31 HP HDX Dragon Entertainment Notebook with TheDigitalLifestyle.com! make sure you keep up to by subscribing to my RSS feed
13:44 A message from One Voicedownload a free trial
14:55 Welcome to Chris Lanier
15:00 Live streaming
21:35 How Chris got in to Media Center
24:00 Bringing it all together
25:00 Customer installers and Enthusiasts
29:16 IPTV
34:09 Why HD-DVD failed
36:33 Will Microsoft bring Blu-ray to the Xbox 360?
44:09 Audio output
46:19 Movie downloads
51:40 We want Xbox live downloads on Media Center
54:45 Connecting all the devices together
58:15 Internet TV on Windows Media Center
1:02:00 Tuner pooling
1:06:24 Future releases of Media Center
1:08:21 Software Extenders??
1:17:00 Extenders
1:21:10 Bluray player with built in Extender?
1:24:00 Chris Lanier‘s blog
1:25:00 Thanks to everybody that joined in
1:25:44 Keep in touch, follow me on Twitter

Music by Ian Dixon

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Ian Dixon

Founder of The Digital Lifestyle.com and host of The Digital Lifestyle Show. Started podcasting in 2005, Windows Entertainment and Connected Home MVP. Lover of gadgets from the Raspberry Pi to the iPad, Android to Windows 8. Also a massive motor racing fan