The Media Center Show No.165 – mPanel

 

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This week I am talking to old friend of the show Ted Singh from Embedded Automation. Ted will be talking about mPanel a new wall-mountable touch screen that you can play music from and control the home, Ted will also be updating us on mControl 2.1. I also have your email and a round up of the weeks news

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Show Times:

00:50 Coming up this week
01:29 Email – another Vista lover
02:50 Email – Questions on HP MediaSmart Connect
05:53 BeebMC – BBC Radio addin for Windows Media Center Watch Damian’s videos part 1 and Part 2
07:29 Windows Media Center SideShow Gadget Review
07:53 Kangaroo TV review
08:35 Ed Bott on running Windows Home Server in a virtual machine
09:57 HP Touchsmart available in US stores
11:00 Follow me on Twitter
11:24 Welcome to Ted Singh
12:18 The Media Center Ecosystem
14:19 Media Center servers
14:43 mControl 2.1 update
20:43 Smart Meters
23:58 mPanel
25:44 Using it for whole home audio
26:05 Power over Ethernet
29:24 Using mControl on mPanel
34:33 Prices
34:56 Embedded Automation’s Youtube channel
36:35 Forums
40:10 Thanks to Ted

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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