The Media Center Show No.175 – The Mark Of Excellence Awards

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This week on the show I am talking to Roland Graham from CEA about the Consumer Electronics Association Mark of excellence award, this is an award presented by CEA’s TechHome Division to honour outstanding achievement in custom home electronics products, services and installation. Last year Lifeware was amongst the winners so Media Center is well represented in the awards. I also have email and a round up of the weeks Media Center news

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This show is sponsored by mControl – Home Automation for Vista Media Center

Show Times:

00:50 Coming up this week
02:19 Email – Divx Problem fix
02:56 Email – Ripping DVD
05:30 Email – Recordings.xml problems
07:53 HP customers can now upgrade the memory on HP MediaSmart Servers without voiding the HP warranty.
08:35 How to use Windows Media Center on a Leopard Network
09:20 Intelliremote 1.1 adds full wireless keyboard and mouse
10:17 Niveus Unified Search for Windows Media Center
11:11 clipShow for Windows Media Center
12:12 Windows Home Server and Media Center—All in one box
13:33 Welcome to Roland Graham
15:15 What are the Mark Of Excellence Awards
16:47 Convergence
18:24 List of categories
21:06 Windows Media Center in the awards
25:00 Custom home installs
26:28 How to enter
33:11 Type of categories
34:45 Judging process
36:49 Awards dinner

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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