The Media Center Show No.123 – Life|ware

By Ian Dixon (14.3mb 41mins 36sec)  Vote for the show on Podcast Alley Direct Download Link – Subscribe via iTunes – Subscribe via RSS This week Mike Seamons from Life|ware joins me to talk about the changes to Life|ware over the last year and how Life|ware has developed beyond Home…

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New project from Steven Harding – Addinistrator

Steven Harding has started a new open source project to try and solve a issue that developers have when deploying and maintaining a Media Center project. This is the problem of having to leave the 10 foot interface to get the application installed or updated, which is very annoying if…

The Digital Lifestyle.com Video Show No.8 – Omaura TF8

Watch this video in HQ WMV (I am testing a download service from Blip.tv so let me know if you have any problems) Subscribe to The Digital Lifestyle.com Video Show Specialtech.co.uk sent me a Omaura TF8 Home Theatre PC chassis to look at, and it was interesting to compare it…

The Digital Lifestyle.com Video Show No.8 – Omaura TF8

Watch this video in HQ WMV (I am testing a download service from Blip.tv so let me know if you have any problems) Specialtech.co.uk sent me a Omaura TF8 Home Theatre PC chassis to look at, and it was interesting to compare it to the Sony Xl302 Media Center PC I …

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Win: Copy of Using Vista Media Center book

James Senior on his blog is giving away a copy of my book "Using Microsoft Windows Vista Media Center" (co-written with Tony Campbell). James is partof the team running the Vista After Hours events coming up over the next few weeks where he will be featuring Media Center, Home Server…

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Sean Alexander – Falling back in love with Vista Media Center

Sean used to be the Group Product Manager for Media Center back in 2005 but since has moved on to different teams and moved away for using Media Center. He has a nice post up today on how he has switched back to Media Center with CableCard. At first I…

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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 mControl and they have added support for hundreds more devices to the application too. The guys at Embedded Automation have…

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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 is great to see him getting recognition for that. You will also know Steven as the author The Digital Lifestyle…

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 around this week from CEDIA and I had a heap of email so there is no interview on the the…

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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 a 10 foot version of Windows Live Messenger.  There was a lot of interest in the project when it was…

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