Tag Archives: Windows Media Center

Download mControl 2.0 Free Trial from the downloads section

I blogged on Thursday that Embedded Automation have released version 2.0 of mControl their Home Automation package for Windows Media Center. This is a full Vista Media Center version of…

Steven Harding – Community Dev Expert

Congratulations to Steven Harding, also known as IgnoranceIsBliss on becoming a Community Dev Expert over on MediaCenterSandbox.com. Steven makes a fantastic contribution to the Media Center developer community and it…

What has happened to Windows Live for TV?

Back in October last year Microsoft announced Windows Live for TV (code named Orbit , previously Nemo ), a 10 foot application for reading Windows Live Spaces, making calls and…

Embedded Automation Releases mControl v2

Embedded Automation have released v2 of mControl, the home automation software for Windows Media Center. This is a great home automation package for Media Center and the new version is…

The Media Center Show No.122 – CEDIA News and Email

By Ian Dixon (14.3mb 41mins 36sec)  Vote for the show on Podcast Alley Direct Download Link – Subscribe via iTunes – Subscribe via RSS There was a lot of news…

Get 10% off a Vidabox Wireless Remote Keyboard

If you liked the look of Vidabox’s Wireless Remote Keyboard featured on my video review, you can now get 10% off the retail price of $69.99, Vidabox are offering 10%…

BBC on Xbox Live?

I hope this does come off, according to Digital Spy, Microsoft are talking to the BBC about bringing BBC content to Xbox Live, it would be great to get video…

Recording Problems Fixed and now Media Center is 10x Faster!

As I reported over the weekend I have had a major problems with my Vista Media Center PC. Basically if I recorded anything it would stop recording after a couple…

Details of Niveus’ Media Center Extender with custom UI? – Updated

Updated: The pictures Engadget posted were of Niveus’ Media Center Server not an Extender, the screen is their companion software and now they have updated the post to say the…

Media Center Extenders

As I mentioned in the CEDIA news post Microsoft have released some information on the next generation of Media Center Extenders and I thought it desired a post in it’s…

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