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GrowlMCE – A Windows Media Center Growl Notifier

Growl is a notification system for OS X and Windows,  applications can use Growl to display small notifications about events and Ian Rathbone has developed a Growl addin for Windows Media Center. You…

Win an 32GB iPad 2 with TDL and Vonage

UPDATE: Enties are now closed, but there are still plenty of chances to win at www.callsfromsmartphone.com A couple of weeks ago I wrote about Vonage’s new iPhone app Time To Call…

Kinect for Media Center beta 4

The Kinect for Windows Media Center addin has been updated to beta 4, there are lots of improvements in the new version including improved voice recognition. I have just completed…

WTV-MetaRenamer Addin updated

WTV-MetaRenamer is an Powershell script for Windows Media Center than will take a directory containing Media Center recorded TV files and then rename them based on series, season and episode…

Ceton Announces External USB-Based Digital Cable Quad-Tuner Solution

This week Ceton announced an external USB based CableCARD tuner:   KIRKLAND, WA — August 18, 2011 — Ceton Corporation today announced InfiniTV 4 USB, the company’s new, external CableCARD quad-tuner…

Seas0nPass Updated for AppleTV 4.3

Seas0nPass the Apple TV addin has been updated to support un-tethered jailbreak of the new AppleTV 4.3 (8F455) software. What’s new in AppleTV 4.3? – iTunes TV Shows: Purchase your…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #316–The SmartGrid

We are having a week off this week but still have a great show for you. Derek Flickinger (Dr Flick) joins me to talk explain what the SmartGrid is and…

New Windows Media Center addin enables viewing of Travel Webcams in Media Center

  If you want to view webcams from different parts of the world in Windows Media Center then here is an addin that maybe good for you. Webcams for Media…

Apple release OS X Lion Update 10.7.1

Apple have released the first update to OS X, version 10.7.1 fixes video issues in Safari, HDMI issues and improves wifi connections   “The 10.7.1 update is recommended for all…

SiliconDust’s HDHomeRun PRIME Availiable Labor Day Weekend

It looks like the 3 tuner CableCARD model (called 3CC) of SliconDust’s HDHomeRun will be available on their site from Labour Day (September 5th) and the 6 tuner version should…