Archive for December, 2009

Happy New Year 2010

Happy New Year from Multimedia-PCs. I hope you have a happy and healthy 2010. And don’t forget it’s twenty ten, not two thousand and ten. Thanks for visiting the site and for keeping me going at it. Keep your questions and comments coming. I’m planning for a bigger year on the site with more […]

Bring the Web to Your TV

I talk a lot about different streamers and ways to get Internet content on your TV. Digital Inspiration has put a lot of those services in one handy list. It’s broken down by extenders, media players and blu-ray players. Lots of good information in the article. If you are new to getting content to your […]

DirecTV is Launching a 3D Channel Next Year

DirecTV will be launching a 3D channel next year. They will make the announcement at CES this year. This goes along with their new satellite launch last night that will bring over 200 HD channels and HD locals in more markets. 3D doesn’t really get me excited but I love to see a company I […]

XBMC 9.11 Camelot Released

The XBMC team has released 9.11 Camelot. There is a huge list of new features, new skins and plug-ins. One of the new skins that works with 9.11 is Xperience which is in beta. There was also a new version of Transparency. They have been really busy at XBMC, especially since it was the holidays.

Home Server Show – Podcast 69

I was mentioned in the Home Server Show Podcast and thought I should share it on here. I believe it was around the 20 minutes mark but I listened on the 24th so I might be a little off. They didn’t say much but they were talking about my update to getting time machine to […]

CloudBerry Backup for Windows Home Server

CloudBerry Backup allows you to create online storage of your Windows Home Server to Amazon S3. HP bundles a service that works with S3 in it’s MediaSmart servers but for the DIY crowd you can have that same security with CloudBerry. It’s only $29.99 and there is a 30-day trail. They do have future plans […]