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Anybody going to the MSDN / Technet Roadshow in Manchester next week?

Next week (April 30th / May 1st) I will be attending the MSDN and Technet Roadshow in Manchester (UK). The Technet event covers topics like Windows Vista, SP1, Windows Server 2008 and the MSDN event covers Visual Studio 2008 and SQL 2008. I will be around the for both days…

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Niveus Expands Training

(via CE Pro) Niveus Media are stepping up the training they offer with training courses and webinars for Niveus dealers. “One-on-one training sessions with our 200 plus dealers are no longer sufficient to accommodate high demand, new developments in technology, and increased overall platform awareness,” says Niveus Media co-founder and…

The Media Center Show No.153 – Intelliremote

Listen Here Back after a week off and this week talking to Melloware about Intelliremote. Intelliremote is a great application for expanding the use of a Media Center remote so you can control applications like iTunes and take advantage of scripting functions. Plus I have a catchup of news items…

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FUZE Media launch OEM program

At CES while walking the halls with Media Center MVP Richard Miller we came across Fuze Media Systems. FUZE have an interesting approach to whole home Media by using a hybrid system of the own code and Windows Media Center. So they have things like whole home audio while still…

The Media Center Show No.153 – Intelliremote

Listen Here Back after a week off and this week talking to Melloware about Intelliremote. Intelliremote is a great application for expanding the use of a Media Center remote so you can control applications like iTunes and take advantage of scripting functions. Plus I have a catchup of news items…

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VMC Schedule DeDuper

I spotted this little handy tool: VMC DeDuper is a tool for removing duplicate recording entries from the schedule, it seems to scan through Recordings.xml and checks if any scheduled recordings have recorded already. VMC Schedule DeDuper is a workaround for Media Center’s propensity to record duplicate episodes of series….

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Ed Bott on Crapware and driver problems that disrupt the Windows Vista experience

Ed Bott talks a lot of sense and this is another article he has written that I agree with. Ed has written about a couple of problems that have blighted Windows and particularly Windows Vista and namely Crapware and bad drivers. He gives two examples where crapware and drivers problems…

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Windows XP Service Pack 3 Released to Manufacturing – TechNet Forums

It looks like XP Service Pack 3 has been released to manufacturing and will be available for download April 29th.  I don’t think there is much new in Sp3 other than a rollup of fixes since Service Pack 2 was launched. If your rebuilding an XP system it will be…

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Missing Remote Giveaway

Want to win a new Avideus Media Center PC? If so head over to Missing Remote enter enter they giveaway. The HTPC community has come to know PCAlchemy’s commitment to price and service over the years. Recently, as of a couple of days ago, they have extended this commitment to…

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GBM Video Review of the HP Tx2051

As I blogged about before I my holiday I think that HP’s new Entertainment PC the Tx2051 will make a great Media Center laptop. I still trying to get my hands on one but Warner Crocker at GottaBeMobile.com has a video review up showing off the Tx. Hopefully Warner can…

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